2018: Bears make a nuisance of themselves

One black bear became an all-too-frequent sight on Salisbury’s Main Street during the summer of 2018. Photo by Maria Schmidt

SALISBURY — At the Nov. 5 meeting of the Salisbury Board of Selectmen, First Selectman Curtis Rand reported that bears had returned to the Salisbury village area in search of garbage. 

He was asked when the bears will go to sleep for the winter.

“I don’t know if they’re going to go to sleep if we keep feeding them garbage,” said Rand.

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