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Wily coyote climbs bridge, eludes animal control officers

Dec. 03, 2021 10:12 AM EST

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say a coyote who climbed to the top of a Charleston bridge managed to elude animal control officers who tried to capture it. Charleston police say they received multiple calls from motorists about a dog on the Don Holt Bridge...

Nevada board rejects proposal to ban coyote killing contests

Nov. 06, 2021 15:17 PM EDT

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A Nevada state regulatory board has narrowly voted against banning contests that give cash or other awards to hunters for killing coyotes. The regulation was rejected by the Nevada Board of Wildlife Commission on a 5-4 vote Friday. It would have...

Editorial Roundup: North Carolina

Nov. 03, 2021 13:51 PM EDT

Charlotte Observer. Oct. 31, 2021. Editorial: North Carolina just got another reminder of Richard Burr’s COVID betrayal Richard Burr has been cleared in one investigation into possible insider trading in the early days of the pandemic, but another...

Reno City Council backs ban on wildlife killing contests

Sep. 10, 2021 00:18 AM EDT

RENO, Nev. (AP) — The Reno City Council is the latest to join the push to outlaw wildlife killing contests in Nevada. The council approved a resolution on a 6-1 vote this week urging an end to the practice. Mayor Hillary Schieve called the contests that often target...

Officials: Coyote attacks 2 children in Massachusetts town

Sep. 06, 2021 10:15 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Mass. (AP) — Two toddlers were attacked by a coyote in separate incidents in the Massachusetts town of Arlington, officials say. The first attack was reported at about 5:40 p.m. Sunday when a 2-year-old girl in her Epping Street yard was approached, bitten on...