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Lusty black bears roaming Rochester area

Since last week, black bears have been spotted in southeastern Minnesota, likely young males searching for mates after swimming over from Wisconsin, a Department of Natural Resources official said.
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Since last week, black bears have been spotted in southeastern Minnesota, likely young males searching for mates after swimming over from Wisconsin, a Department of Natural Resources official said.

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