SPOONER -- Stepped outside our house in Spooner at 1:34p on Sunday and spotted a bear walking down the alley. By the time I grabbed my phone to snap a couple of pics, he tucked into the foliage and took off running. This was between the Spooner Police Department and Spooner Middle School.
Bear tucked into the foliage by the time I got my phone
Poking his head out
Kept a safe distance to snap these pics
Took off into neighbors and bolted south
Be on the lookout and keep a safe distance if you see this bear in Spooner today.