Black Bear

A black bear spotted in Athol. (WBZ-TV)

Black Bear Spotted On Athol Back Porch

An Athol homeowner spotted a black bear strolling across his back porch on Wednesday night.

08/07/2015

The bear that attacked an Amherst teenager.  (Photo credit: Family of Carly Hall)

Teenager Survives Bear Attack In Western Mass.

A 17-year-old had a frightening encounter with a bear over the weekend.

06/01/2015

A black bear swats at a bird feeder in Sturbridge on Wednesday. (Image courtesy of Sturbridge police)

Sturbridge Homeowner Startles Black Bear Off Porch

A Sturbridge homeowner got an unexpected visitor on Wednesday when he found a black bear on his back porch.

05/21/2015

Black bears (Photo credit: Wolfgang Kaehler/LightRocket via Getty Images)

Police: Don’t Chase Bears In The Woods Drunk With A Dull Hatchet

“Yes, that really did happen tonight,” North Adams police said

05/12/2015

A bear ate everything but the feathers when it broke into a backyard chicken coop in Chelmsford. (Photo by Ken MacLeod)

Black Bear Makes Takeout Meal Of Chelmsford Man’s Chickens And Duck

When Bernie Ready went out to check his chicken coop Wednesday morning he found himself face-to-face with a black bear munching on his poultry.

09/25/2014

The bear in Dave LeBleu's yard in Westford. (Image courtesy: Dave LeBleu)

Bear Caught On Video In Westford Yard

Dave LeBleu said he was picking peppers on when a black bear wandered onto his property.

09/18/2014

Sturbridge Police are asking residents to remove bird feeders and other food sources from their property. (Sturbridge Police)

Black Bear Cub Spotted In Sturbridge

A pesky neighbor has police asking residents to take action.

06/04/2014

Dogs scare black bear out of Bow, NH backyard. (JukinVideo)

Bulldogs Scare Black Bear Out Of NH Backyard

Surveillance video on a homeowner’s property captured two bulldogs going after a black bear in Bow, New Hampshire.

05/09/2014

Police shot a bear that was in a tree hanging over Mass Pike in Newton. (Credit: WBZ NewsRadio 1030's Kim Tunnicliffe)

Police Fatally Shoot Bear In Tree Hanging Over Mass Pike In Newton

State Police shot and killed a bear on the Massachusetts Turnpike.

06/02/2013

A black bear explores the deck of a North Brookfield home on Saturday, June 1, 2013. (Credit: Courtesy photo)

Black Bear Visits North Brookfield Couple’s Home

A black bear visited the home of a North Brookfield couple Saturday morning, pilfering from bird feeders but skipping a dip in the deck hot tub.

06/01/2013

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