DENVER (AP) - A bear in a candy store is nothing like a bull in a china shop. At least not this one. A black bear went in and out of a candy store in the Colorado resort town of Estes Park multiple times early one July morning, but he... more »
Last night, Cyndi Walker got closer to Mother Nature than she would have liked. She was driving home along Austin Bluffs just east of Union when she spotted a large black bear running across the road toward her vehicle.
"I'm like, alright I'll swerve to the right and I... more »
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - Wildlife officials killed a 375-pound black bear after the animal repeatedly broke into a small home in Manitou Springs.
Department of Wildlife spokesman Michael Seraphin says the bear more than once went through a window of the apartment and went back outside after finding... more »
A Boulder County man who walked out on a halfway house sentence and poached a black bear is headed to prison. Craig Archer was sentenced Friday to six years from leaving his community corrections sentence. The 56-year-old Allenspark man was accused of poaching last fall when a neighbor reported a... more »
A screen, a window frame, and a refrigerator aren't enough to keep a black bear from dinner.
Monday, a black bear tore through a screen, demolished the window and its frame, and pushed a large refrigerator out of the way to get to the food inside a cabin in... more »
A group of teens in one Colorado Springs neighborhood got quite a surprise Thursday, when they came across a bear in a yard. The bear was camping out on Busch Avenue, near 21st Street, on the city's west side.
Michael Brown, age 13, was one of the first kids... more »