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Are some bears just born to be bad?

...officials were forced to euthanize a young problem bear at the lake - the third offspring killed from the same litter born to the mama bear known by her tag number, Green 108."She's just kind of a chronic, nuisance-type bear," said Carl Lackey...
Hiking with kids takes a bit more planning

...they wanted to go for a hike the next day, and we went to Forest Park (in Portland)."I saw how cool it was the way the mamas supported each other, the way those with more experience would show others how to use the carriers and things like that...
End of the year

...guardians became your family. "These grown ups give me their children for seven hours a day," she said. ... "You are the mama bear." Staff bid the Kaleidoscope students farewell for the year by blowing bubbles and giving out hugs as the kids...
News for him and his chickens. Because of his autism, Anthony depends on routine, and the chickens are a major part of that routine."I live through the eyes of my child now," she said. "You mess with my boy, you get the mama bear."
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Pioneer Potluck: More school stories

...Indians. We made turkeys out of our handprint. We put on a play the Friday before Thanksgiving for all our parents. The Mamas brought pumpkin pie, real whipped cream, apple pies and apple cider. Mr. Williamson was first in line for all the...
Pioneer Potluck: About saving Sadie

...the lake travels up the hill. We know when the loons are landing in the spring by their songs and loud splashdown and the mama ducks and their babies talking to each other. We also know when momma Moose and her baby go down to the lake for a drink...
Hundreds turn out to bring hope & dollars for Cheyenne's battle with Leukemia

...She has a lot of friends and is loved very much and under the direction of our fearless leader Joyce Duwe, who I call the Mama Bear of this event, Wednesday was a tremendous success even by this community's high reputation for giving," said...
Three orphaned bear cubs readied for new home in Mexico'' The bears, along with their mother, became a regular sight in May around Hoonah, on Chichagof Island. When the mama bear disappeared, a suspected victim of poachers, locals rounded up the cubs. They came to Anchorage by jet and have...
Pioneer Potluck: About finishing our house, building a greenhouse & digging a 'water' well

...stove to heat up the water so we could have a relaxing late evening. We deserved it! All that went by the wayside when the mama black bear and her 3 cubs destroyed our greenhouse. Bob, the artistic part of our family and an ingenious inventor of...

...Brothers. Johnny Cash and June Carter. Frank Zappa, Patsy Cline, John Denver. A big chunk of Lynyrd Sky nyrd. Half of the Mamas and both of the Papas. One third of Peter, Paul and Mary. Not just Ricky Nelson but also the entire Nelson family...


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