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The black bear that took up residence in a tree on Morris' east side on Tuesday finally came down and headed out of town early Friday morning. Scott Kelly, who lives across the street from where the bear was hanging out, shot this photograph from his living room window on Thursday.

Bear ends Morris visit early Friday

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A black bear that wandered into town on Tuesday night decided three days in Morris was enough.

The burly, young adult ended his eventful but brief visit when he climbed out of the tree he called home on the east side of Morris and headed north out of town about 1 a.m. on Friday.


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