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Bear Sighting North of Ozarks

A black bear is wandering in rural Vernon County in west central Missouri. Several residents in the Walker community northeast of Nevada have reported seeing the bear. Conservation Agent Justin Fogle confirmed the sighting by finding bear tracks in a corn field on June 5.

Fogle said the bear was first reported on June 4. It was also spotted the next day and again on June 7.

The bear sightings

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