Police Calls: Bears seen wandering all over town

| October 14, 2020 1:00 AM

Friday, Sept. 25

8:06 a.m. A horse was once again loose on O’Brien Avenue.

7:06 p.m. An employee was given tools to take to a job site, but allegedly pawned them instead.

8:23 p.m. Two teens appeared to take down a street sign on Colorado Ave using a skateboard.

Saturday, Sept. 26

1:09 p.m. Lots of vehicle traffic at odd hours was reported at a building on Fourth Street.

8:11 p.m Two phones were missing on Central Avenue likely at two different bars.

Sunday, Sept. 27

11:43 a.m. A dog was aggressively tackling other dogs at the dog park, but the owner refused to leave.

10:43 p.m. Loud music was reported on Second Street.

11:16 p.m. A bear returned for the third night in a row to go through a large garbage can on Wisconsin Ave.

Monday, Sept. 28

10:54 a.m. A truck on Waverly Place was blocking the alley making it difficult for the garbage company to pick up the trash.

1:51 p.m. A vehicle backed into another near the hospital and left.

4:41 p.m. A dog chased a deer in front of a vehicle on Iowa Ave.

9:39 p.m. A black bear was in a parking lot knocking over a trash can on Colorado Ave.

Tuesday, Sept. 29

12:53 p.m. People who appeared to be doing target practice were actually shooting at a house on Labrador Lane.

1:40 p.m. A vehicle hit another in a parking lot and took off on Second Street.

3:35 p.m. A mailbox on Edgewood Place was run over.

5:33 p.m. A vehicle was parking too close to a fire hydrant on Murray Ave.

7:15 p.m. A deer was jumping in and out of traffic on Karrow Ave.

7:30 p.m. A bear with three cubs was walking toward Baker Avenue.

Wednesday, Sept. 30

8:30 p.m. A caller on Pheasant Run was upset about construction near their home beginning before 6 a.m.

Thursday, Oct. 1

3:20 a.m. A black bear with three cubs was getting into garbage cans on Ninth Street.

11:31 a.m. Garbage on Fourth Street had been gotten into by a bear.

Friday, Oct. 2

8:35 a.m. A bear and cubs had been in a tree on Karrow Estates Road.

4:52 p.m. A man drove his van down a section of sidewalk on Central Ave. nearly hitting people on a bench.

6:48 p.m. A black bear and cubs were wandering around Eighth Street.

10:33 p.m. A black bear was getting into trash on Good Ave.

Saturday, Oct. 3

10:19 a.m. A man was sleeping in his car on Highway 93.

11:23 a.m. A black and white dog on Colorado Avenue was running loose.

Sunday, Oct. 4

1:26 a.m. Bears were eating a dead deer on Highway 93.

1:07 p.m. Caller was upset because when a moving truck came to their new home half their belongings were missing.

1:50 p.m. A deer was hit by a car on 15th Street.

2:02 p.m. A vehicle broke down in a church parking lot on Baker Ave.

4:41 p.m. Caller was concerned about children coming into his yard on Kalispell Avenue after they had been talking about “booby trapping” it.

5:47 p.m. a black and brown dog was running on Somers Ave.

6:16 p.m. A bear and three cubs were in a yard on Baker Ave.

8:44 p.m. Bears were in the road on Highway 93.

Monday, Oct. 5

11:17 a.m. A black bear and three cubs were wandering around on Baker Ave.

12:31 p.m. Caller was upset about a political sign with profanity on it and children being able to read it.

7:41 p.m. A black bear was shot on Baker Ave. after it was attempting to get into a chicken coop and it was also charging a person and dog.