A brown bear. (Credit: ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images)

2nd Bear In A Week Euthanized At Lake Tahoe

For the second time in a week, Nevada wildlife officials say they’ve been forced to euthanize a dangerous bear at Lake Tahoe.


A brown bear. (Credit: ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Midpines Man Says He Fought Off Bear From Porch

A 67-year-old man fought off a black bear that attacked him on his porch Thursday as the state sees an uptick in encounters, likely a result of California’s relentless drought that’s sending bears into populated areas to forage for food, officials said.



Neighbors Wonder Why Auburn Man Resorted To Killing Bear

What would you do if you found a bear in your front yard?


Cinder on her way to being released back into the wild. (Source: Idaho Black Bear Rehabilitation Center)

Cinder, Bear Cub Badly Burned In Wildfire, Back In The Wild

A bear cub found badly burned last summer in the largest wildfire in Washington state history has endured a long recovery but is now back in the wild.



Colfax Couple Gets Unwelcome Dinner Guest: A Bear

Michele and Don Machholz were doing what they do every day, working side-by-side in their living room, when an unexpected weekday visitor showed up for dinner.


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Former State Senator Claims Bear League Harassing Him Over Trap In Tahoe

A former Nevada state senator says a bear continues to damage his home and wants to trap it, but the Bear League learned of his plans, and he claims they harassed him and camped outside his property.


File photo of a California bear. (Photo by MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Debate Heats Up Again Over Lake Tahoe Bears

A Las Vegas man will ask a judge for a protective order against bear advocates at Lake Tahoe, saying they harassed him after he initiated efforts to trap a bear that damaged his vacation home.


FROM NOVEMBER 2014: Cinder in her cage at the Lake Tahoe center. She is at 83 pounds in this picture, up from the 39 pounds from when she arrived. (Credit: Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care)

Bear Cub Found Badly Burned To Return Home

A black bear cub being treated by a Lake Tahoe nonprofit after it was found badly burned will soon be on its way home.


File photo of a California bear. (Photo by MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Surge In Sierra Bears Reported; 9 Caught In 2 Days

An already busy bear season has exploded in the Sierra Nevada with nine hungry bruins captured since Wednesday morning near Reno and Lake Tahoe as an ongoing drought continues to make food scarce in the mountains.


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Little Joe Loudmouth – NFL Playoff Predictions

Yesterday Pro Football Talk released their season predictions and out of their 6 writers, only 1 had the Niners making the playoffs.  Between the uncertainty of Navaro Bowman’s health, Aldon Smith suspension, the recent off field troubles […]

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Patrick Mannelly #65 (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears Long Snapper Retires After 16-year Career

CHICAGO (AP) The Chicago Bears player who was on the team for more games than anyone in team history is retiring.

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The circus will stop coming to Oakland in a few years after a tool used by elephant handlers was banned in the city. (Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

Five Alternatives To Zoos In California

These five alternative zoos offer a humane alternative to the normal zoo experience for the whole family.