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VT Resident Pitches Safe Haven for Bears

One of the bears that frequents Burke’s property.

By AMELIA POLLARD

September 27, 2017

WILMINGTON — Jim Burke has long been a friend of bears. Upon deciding to move to North Carolina, though, he is determined to ensure that his 62-acre property can still act as a “safe haven” for bears even after it is handed off to new owners. His proposition first received attention last w...

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