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Bears Spotted in Deposit

By Fox 40 Staff.
There have been three confirmed reports of a large female black bear and two cubs frequenting the west end of the Village of Deposit.

According to village police the adult bear has been removing bird feeders from residences. There has been one report that the adult female bear was acting aggressively on Front Street toward some people who saw it.

Police urge village residents to temporarily remove their bird feeders.
They also ask that people pick up any garbage that may be around their property that contains any food products. If you spot a bear, leave it alone and call 911.