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MCPS Warns Parents About Bear Sightings

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Missoula County Public Schools officials are warning parents they've received several reports of bear sightings. MCPS officials sent out an alert this morning after they got a call from a parent, reporting a bear rummaging through trash on East Vista Drive Monday afternoon.

Officials said they also had sightings in the Pattee Canyon, South Hills, and Miller Creek areas over the last week.

FWP officials said this type of wildlife activity is common this time of year, so they advise parents living in these areas to have their children accompanied by an adult to and from bus stops.

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