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Zoo welcomes 3 black bears ... and Mel Gibson

The Minnesota Zoo officially opened its new black bear exhibit on Saturday, and visitors delighted in Tiva, Syke and Kuruk, who were orphaned in Minnesota as cubs and now have a spacious new home. Among the visitors: troubled actor Mel Gibson, Burnsville Patch reports.
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The Minnesota Zoo officially opened its new black bear exhibit on Saturday, and visitors delighted in Tiva, Syke and Kuruk, who were orphaned in Minnesota as cubs and now have a spacious new home.

It was a much-anticipated exhibit unveiling for an iconic symbol of the Minnesota north woods.

Somewhat oddly, among the visitors was actor Mel Gibson, who has been spending some time in the Twin Cities lately, Burnsville Patch reports.

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