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Authorities say 57-year-old Thea Thomas was hiking alone on the Heney Ridge Trail in the Cordova area when the bear attacked.  (San Diego Zoo via Getty Images)

Woman Drives Herself To Hospital After Being Mauled By Alaska Brown Bear

Injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.


File photo of brown bears. (credit: LEIF R JANSSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Alaska Man Walks 900 Yards After Bear Mauling

A 66-year-old Slana man walked 900 yards back to his home for help after he was mauled by a brown bear.


File image of a Kamchatka brown bear (Alexander Nemenov/AFP/Getty Images)

Woman Walks Two Miles For Help After Bear Attack In Alaska

The unnamed woman was bloodied and dazed after being attacked by a brown bear; found the strength to walk 2 miles through rough terrain to find help.


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Guide to Military Discounts on Veterans Day Around the Sound

Our military and their families can enjoy special discounts on zoos, museums, car washes and more over Veteran’s Day weekend, November 10 – 12. Be sure to thank our military members past and present for their service!


File photo of a brown bear with a cub. (Photo by Johannes Simon/Getty Images)

Man Survives Brown Bear Bite

A Kodiak man managed to survive an encounter with a mother bear and her cubs by playing dead.


File photo of an Alaskan brown bear. (credit: David G Hemmings/GettyImages)

Alaska Wildlife Center Ships Brown Bear To Sweden

An Alaska wildlife center has shipped off a big package — a 2-year-old male Kodiak brown bear that’s headed for a wildlife park in Sweden.


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Veterans Day Deals for Military Families

In honor of our veterans and active service men and women, many Seattle area businesses are offering special prices and services for Veteran’s Day. Here are some of our favorites for vets, servicemen and women and their families.