Published February 09, 2013, 12:00 AM

Dave Garshelis


Dave Garshelis, bear project leader for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources at Grand Rapids, measures the opening of the den being used by bear No. 56. It is about 15 inches by 15 inches. (Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com)
Read the article: Minnesota black bear is world's oldest-known wild bear (with video)