MAHNOMEN, Minn. (KFGO AM) -- At least three bear sightings have been reported in Mahnomen this week.
The sheriff's office believes there are two bears that have made their way into town.
Yesterday, one of the bears climbed a tree on main street.
People living in houses nearby were told to stay inside.
Deputies left the bear alone and it eventually came down on its own and ran into a wooded area near the Wild Rice River.
Authorities gave the bear space.