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July 8, 2015
Teddy Bear, aka Jeremiah Medina, pedals through a southwest Willmar neighborhood Wednesday as his friend Rosalina Deliz trails behind on a skateboard nearby. Along with another friend, Deliz will also join in the fun some days by wearing a Spiderman or Batman costume just because “It makes peoples day.” (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Biking bear spreads cheer
July 8, 2015 - 11:58pm
May 20, 2015
Records published May 21
May 20, 2015 - 11:08pm
May 6, 2015
A black bear was spotted high in a tree in downtown Duluth on Wednesday morning. The bear climbed up one of the large trees near the Duluth Courthouse at the corner of Fourth Avenue West and First Street. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources was notified of the situation around 9 a.m. (Photos by Samantha Erkkila /
A bear on Duluth visit
May 6, 2015 - 11:17am
September 30, 2014
Trevor Nowack poses with the bear that mauled his friend Brandon Johnson early Saturday near Duxbury. (Photo courtesy of Craig Lindstrom)
Friend heard screams as hunter was mauled
September 30, 2014 - 11:03pm
August 27, 2013
Oldest known bear in North America dies in Minnesota
August 27, 2013 - 11:42am
June 6, 2013
The bear was shot and killed Monday, June 3, 2013, after charging a game warden, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. (Photo courtesy of the Minnesota DNR)
Northeast Minn. woman survives rare bear attack
June 6, 2013 - 8:02am
May 27, 2013
This black bear made a surprise visit to the area south of the Northern Lights Beach on the south shore of Big Kandiyohi Lake on Sunday evening. It was spotted in a farm field, a farm grove, and by one resident, in a tree in her yard where her dog was barking at it. Submitted photo
Black bear pays a visit to area south of Big Kandi Lake
May 27, 2013 - 10:56pm
November 24, 2012
Registration now open for 2013 Polar Bear Plunge
November 24, 2012 - 12:00am
April 17, 2012
White Bear Lake couple identified in Italian cruise wreck
April 17, 2012 - 8:15am
January 31, 2011
Megan Knigge, a nursing student at Ridgewater College, who jumped on behalf of GlenOaks Senior Living Campus in New London. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
More than 300 people set new record for Polar Bear Plunge on Green Lake
January 31, 2011 - 12:00am
November 8, 2010
Man runs over, kills black bear with combine while harvesting corn in SE Minnesota
November 8, 2010 - 2:21pm
July 17, 2010
Bearable music
July 17, 2010 - 12:00am
June 4, 2010
Ely bear cub spotted alive, apparently well
June 4, 2010 - 3:32pm
May 27, 2010
Missing cub reunited with mother bear
May 27, 2010 - 10:10am
April 30, 2010
The black bear which took up residence in a tree on Morris' east side on Tuesday finally came down and headed out of town early Friday morning. Scott Kelly, who lives across the street from where the bear was hanging out, shot this photograph from his living room window on Thursday.
Black bear de-trees early Friday, quickly heads northward safely leaving Morris
April 30, 2010 - 1:52pm