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  • We also have no clue how many bears live in Colorado right now -- but it's fewer and fewer given the "exploding" human population and bear-hunting kills.

    Wendy Keefover-Ring: Legislators: Scared of Bears

  • In Huntsville, Texas, former home of war hero and early Texas president Sam Houston, local residents will dedicate a log cabin Mr. Houston used as a bear-hunting base and will lay a wreath at his grave.

    Texas Set to Fete Birth of Republic

  • But local taxidermists can wait for years at a stretch for their biggest moneymaker: bear-hunting season.

    After Long Hibernation, Taxidermists Make a Killing During Bear Season

  • "This is a management tool that we're using," adding that the application fee for bear-hunting permits would only be $2.

    Bear Hunt Approved

  • I guess that's the kind of simple humor you develop when you have a bear-hunting wife.

    Huckabee jokes about Obama ducking a gunman

  • So her boyfriend uses her time off from school (and what, she was home in bed all alone while the rest of the family is bear-hunting?) from mono, to finally go all the way to the South pole, and her family wants her to marry this schlemiel?

    McCain Campaign: Palin's 17-Year-Old Daughter Is Pregnant

  • In Virginia, bear-hunting season runs for specified periods from mid-October to early January, depending on the locality and the weapon to be used.

    Archive 2007-02-01

  • Colorado officials are considering issuing more bear-hunting licenses, but wildlife officials say that isn't the answer, either, because hunters don't bag the bears that hang out in urban areas.

    Colorado Struggles to Run Bears Out of Town

  • Today's hunters use GPS devices so they don't get lost, and their bear-hunting dogs wear fancy remote-control tracking collars so they don't do the same.

    Less Firing, More Range

  • And bear-hunting in both the U.S. and Canada, Stirling notes, is based on sustainable yield.

    The Edge of Extinction

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