August 11, 2009
Bears Kill Colorado Woman Who Fed Them
By Dave Hurteau
From The New York Times:
A 74-year-old woman who was known for leaving food outside her home for bears -- despite several warnings that it was illegal and dangerous to do so -- was killed by one of the animals, an autopsy confirmed.
Donna Munson's body had been partially eaten by a bear or bears when it was found outside her home in Ouray County, in southwestern Colorado, on Friday. . . .