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Deer hunter attacked in tree stand by momma bear

October 28, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Lisa Lang, 28, of Clam Falls, Wis., was bitten in the leg when the bear climbed 20 feet to her tree stand Tuesday. Lang escaped when the bear retreated, but her wound required 40 stitches. Continue Reading

VIDEO: Unsuspecting South African bicyclist head-butted by antelope

October 11, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Watch video, shown on CBS, of an antelope in South Africa that suddenly charges and strikes a bicyclist in a remote area. Continue Reading

ZOO DEBUT: Young grizzlies orphaned after fatal Montana attack that killed 1 camper, injured 2 others

December 18, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

They will never escape their savage backstory, but three young bears whose mother led them on a rampage through a Montana campground embarked on a new career Friday: fuzzy zoo attractions. Continue Reading

‘HELP ME, DUDE!’: Friend recalls bodyboarding buddy’s fatal shark attack death Friday

October 23, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

Matthew Garcia was surfing two feet away from his friend who was bodyboarding when he heard a desperate cry for help. Within seconds, a shark flashed out of the water, bit into his friend’s leg and pulled him under in a cloud of blood.
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