Bear sightings update for the Elk Valley

Friday October 11.

Fernie
Black bear and 3 cubs reported in Ridgemont. Bear sightings also reported on Mc Donald in West Fernie, on the dike trail by Coal Creek Bridge and in the Annex Park. Mt Fernie Provincial Park is still closed until further notice due to an injured grizzly and her 2 cubs in the area.
Sparwood
Bear sightings reported on White Birch Crescent.
Elkford
Bears reported on Fording Drive
Jaffray
A bear broke into a car to get to the garbage that was left in the car.

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