Bears shut down Route 42 near Buckhorn

Last updated: June 26, 2013 - 1:49pm


Three cubs follow the mother bear (one cub is seen at left, the mother at right) into the woods after she coaxed them down a rock face, across Route 42, down from trees and across  Little Fishing Creek in Hemlock Township on Wednesday morning. (Press Enterprise/Bill Hughes)
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