Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
Researcher Lynn Rogers uses an animal crate to transport Hope, a bear cub, after capturing her from a tree near Ely, Minn. in Eagles Nest Township. The missing bear cub who attracted a widespread Internet following was found and reunited with its mother in northeastern Minnesota. The mother later abandoned the cub again. (AP Photo/The Duluth News Tribune, Clint Austin)

Ely researcher's bear work has been lightning rod for fame, controversy

Email

EAGLES NEST TOWNSHIP, Minn. -- Lynn Rogers' work with black bears has been controversial for years. Now, with the real-time saga of Hope and Lily playing out on computer screens around the world, Rogers has attracted unprecedented fame.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement