Bear sightings increasing in the area, official discusses do’s and don’ts

(Photo of a bear in Mountain Home Wednesday by Bret Williams)

Bear sightings have been increasing in the Twin Lakes Area in recent weeks, including a bear in a tree at the corner of 16th Street and Post Oak Road near the kindergarten in Mountain Home Wednesday morning.

Captain Joe Williams with the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission joined Brad Haworth during the news at 7 Thursday morning to talk about do’s and dont’s when it comes to bears.


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(Photo of a bear in Mountain Home Wednesday by Bret Williams)

Again, that hotline for the Arkansas Game & Fish Commission is 800-482-9262.

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