In village: The bears are back

SALISBURY — Salisbury First Selectman Curtis Rand told the Board of Selectmen that bears have returned to the Salisbury village area in search of garbage. The board held its regular monthly meeting at Town Hall Monday, Nov. 5.

Over the summer there were several bear sightings in the village area. One bear was captured by the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection. The bear was taken a short distance away and actively discouraged from returning.

Selectman Chris Williams asked when the bears will go to sleep for the winter.

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