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Hundreds of bears in the crosshairs as hunting season begins

Hunting season for bears, beavers and certain wildfowl begins officially on Tuesday, and it puts hundreds of Finnish brown bears in the sights of...

Hunter sentenced over bear cub deaths

A hunter has received a suspended sentence and a ban at Kainuu District Court for killing two bear cubs. The incident happened in Suomussalmi last...

VIDEO: Finland’s bears prepare for long winter hibernation

It's that time of year when Finland's native brown bears are getting ready for winter. With months of hibernation ahead in their dens during the...

Bear and cub killed in train accident; another injured in car...

Brown bears in east Finland have been involved in separate crashes with a train and a passenger car. Two bears, a mother and her cub,...