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Authorities issue warning about bear spotted near Park River, N.D.

Walsh County, N.D. --The Walsh County sheriff's department is warning the public about a bear spotted in the area. 

The pictures above are of the bear taken Wednesday, May 17, around 9 p.m.

The bear was at a farmyard just east of Park River.

Authorities are warning people to take the appropriate precautions and keep an eye out of their children and pets in that area.

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