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  • Action News Online
  • The father of a Rhode Island man mauled by a grizzly bear in Alaska says it's a miracle his son is alive.
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  • Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin says he was chased and nearly caught by four bears that were raiding his birdfeeders.
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  • Samuel Gottsegen
  • Alaska State Troopers say a grizzly that was with her cub attacked teens participating in a survival skills course, badly injuring two in the group.
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  • Word spread quickly through Yellowstone National Park about a fatal grizzly bear mauling - the park's first in 25 years - but few visitors at the height of tourist season seemed inclined to change their vacations because of the news.
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  • A grizzly bear that mauled a 57-year-old hiker to death in Yellowstone National Park was only defending its cubs and had not threatened humans before. So park officials on Thursday decided to leave it alone to wander the backcountry.
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  • A man out on a hike with his wife in Yellowstone National Park's backcountry was killed by a female grizzly bear after the couple apparently surprised the bear and its cubs Wednesday, park officials said.
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  • Action News
  • A grizzly in Wyoming attacked a Pennsylvania elk hunter, leaving the man with bite injuries to the face, arm and top of the head that required surgery.
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  • Bear Mauling Death
  • Three grizzly bear cubs whose mother killed one person and mauled two others in a late-night attack at a Montana campground were malnourished and still in their winter coats.
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  • Deb Freele
  • Wildlife officials euthanized a grizzly bear Friday after DNA tests confirmed that the sow and her cubs were responsible for a triple mauling that killed a Michigan man and injured two other campers.
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  • Deb Freele
  • A mother grizzly and two of her three cubs have been captured.
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  • At least one bear rampaged through a heavily occupied campground Wednesday near Yellowstone National Park in the middle of the night, killing one person and injuring two others during a terrifying attack that forced people to hide in their vehicles as the victims were torn from their tents.
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