During the evening of Wednesday, July 30, the police department received several reports of a bear sighting in the areas of Mechanic St, Main Street, Silver St, and the overpass area. If you see the bear do not approach or startle it. Contact the police department. You may want to move your trash bins inside. Do not leave food out for the bear. You should also stop leaving bird seed out. Watch your pets closely when let outside. Should you have any questions, please call the police department.