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Bear

Bear Ventures Into A Ski Race At Tahoe's Heavenly Resort (Credit: Tahoe Daily Tribune)

Rare Bear Caught On Camera Sharing Lake Tahoe Slopes With Skiers

Look closely, and you’ll see something out of the ordinary in this photo of skiers at Heavenly Mountain in South Lake Tahoe.

01/10/2014

A black bear scavenges for food at Sequoia National Park in Central California on October 10, 2009. (Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images)

Truckee Police Break SUV Window To Free Trapped Bear

Truckee police say they had to break the window out of an SUV over the weekend after a bear locked himself inside.

10/15/2013

Bear cub  rescued in Truckee after it suffered a broken leg.

Truckee Police, Volunteers Rescue Injured Bear Cub

An injured bear cub is on the mend north of Lake Tahoe thanks to some help from local volunteers and police in Truckee.

07/20/2013

A grizzly bear in Alaska. (CBS)

Richmond Teen Among 4 Injured In Alaska Grizzly Attack

A Richmond teenager who was among a group of outdoor leadership students attacked by a bear in the Alaska on Saturday was scheduled to return home to the Bay Area Monday.

CBS San Francisco–07/25/2011

Brown bear cubs play with their mother, Mia, at a wildlife park on April 27, 2007, in Poing, Germany. (Photo by Johannes Simon/Getty Images)

Bear Attack Prompts Warning For Sierra Residents, Campers

Department of Fish and Game officials are warning campers that this is also a time when bears appear out of hibernation.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/03/2011

Two-year-old Bear, who was found 900 miles from his Sacramento home. (Courtesy of the Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County)

Missing Sacramento Terrier Turns Up In Tacoma, Washington

A 2-year-old dog that disappeared near Sacramento, has turned up 715 miles later in Tacoma, Washington, and was expected to be reunited with his owner Saturday.

CBS San Francisco–02/19/2011

American Black Bear. (AP)

Dead Bear Dumped Outside San Leandro Market

Black bear sightings are not uncommon in California’s backcountry or even around trash bins in Lake Tahoe. But in a strip mall along a busy East Bay freeway?

CBS San Francisco–09/28/2010