The Right to Arm Bears

An accidental word scramble sends our columnist, Ron Marr, on a search through Missouri’s laws about bear wrestling. And that conjures up a childhood memory about Cletus, Cleo, and the legend of a professional bear wrestler Ransom Prine.

Large Missouri Black Bear staring into camera

How Missouri Black Bears Came Back From Near-Extinction

After near extinction last century, the black bear makes a comeback in Missouri.