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Jewel in her den, with a camera tube visible at far right

Tune in live online via den cam for cub's birth in Ely area

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ELY, Minn. - The cub watch is on again.

A bear named Jewel appears to be within days of giving birth in front of a worldwide audience via the Internet, a release from the Ely-based North American Bear Center said.

Jewel, a 3-year-old, is the sister of Lily, the bear whose cubs were born in front of den cameras the past two winters.

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