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This black bear was seen around Woodbury, including the Tamarack Road area, where it was pictured in this photo, courtesy of Woodbury Public Safety.

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Woodbury's bear is staying on the move.

Multiple sightings continued to be reported on Tuesday after the black bear was spotted the last several days visiting everything from backyards to businesses in Woodbury.


That included one report around 11 a.m. Tuesday when police received a report that the bear was lying injured in a ditch along Manning Avenue.

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Mike Longaecker
Mike Longaecker is the regional public safety reporter for RiverTown Multimedia. His coverage area spans St. Croix and Pierce counties. Longaecker served from 2011-2015 as editor of the Woodbury Bulletin. A University of Wisconsin-River Falls graduate, Longaecker previously reported for the Red Wing Republican Eagle and for the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau. You can follow him on Twitter at @Longaecker
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