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Presque Isle bear raids freezer, gobbles bacon, apples

A bear after bacon. BDN illustration by George Danby.

A couple weeks back, the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife issued its stock seasonal warning to the state’s rural homeowners. The headline on that press release: “Remove potential meals so bears don’t become a nuisance.” Good advice — and an opinion that was seconded by one of my neighbors just this morning, who […]

BDN Maine Outdoors fall issue is out

In the coming days, the fall issue of Bangor Daily News Outdoors will hit newsstands around the region, and we hope you’ll pick up a copy and take a peak. And keep your money in your pocket: As always, it’s free. This is the seventh edition of the stand-alone, all-outdoors publication, and we’re pleased with […]