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Bear Sighting in the Village

A resident has reported seeing a black bear on Bedford Street near the beer store/restaurant area in the Village.
If you see a roaming bear, please report the sighting to the MNR at 1-866-514-2327.   In an emergency situation it is reported to OPP by 911 or the local police number.
An example of an emergency situation:
·         enters a school yard when school is in session
·         enters or tries to enter a residence
·         wanders into a public gathering
·         kills livestock/pets and lingers at the site
·         stalks people and lingers at the site
Stay safe!