by Caryn Haller
challer@recordcourier.com


Ranchos residents get unusual visitor

At around dusk, Gardnerville Ranchos resident Janice Shedd was cleaning up dinner when she heard a commotion in her backyard. She looked out and saw what she thought was her neighbors’ dog messing with her watering can. “I went out and told it to go home, and I thought, ‘that looks like a bear,’” Shedd said of the May 30 incident. “It shocked me when I realized it was a bear.” Shedd and her husband live on Mary Jo street on the edge of the Ranchos. Their visitor was a male yearling black bear that had scaled their 6-foot fence …

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