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Another Bear Sighting in a Populated Salt Lake County Canyon

JUST DAYS AFTER A BEAR WANDERED INTO A CABIN -- NEAR BRIGHTON SKI RESORT -- ANOTHER ONE HAS BEEN SPOTTED, IN POPULAR CITY CREEK CANYON.

THIS WEEK'S CITY CREEK SIGHTING WAS IN THE SAME LOCATION, WHERE A BEAR WAS SEEN, LAST YEAR -- AN AREA POPULAR WITH HIKERS AND RUNNERS.

THE SIGHTING HAS PROMPTED THE CITY TO POST NEW BEAR WARNING SIGNS.

CANYON VISITORS ARE ALSO ADVISED TO CARRY BEAR SPRAY OR MACE... AND KEEP FOOD IN AIRTIGHT CONTAINERS, TO REDUCE ODOR.

THERE HAVE NOT BEEN ANY CONFRONTATIONS, OR INJURIES, REPORTED.

 

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