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MCPS warns of mountain lions

Published On: Dec 24 2013 09:12:38 AM MST   Updated On: Oct 14 2013 03:00:38 PM MDT
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Missoula schools issued another warning for parents about mountain lion sightings.

The following is a news release issued at 11am from MCPS to all parents:

"Parents:  We want to inform you that three mountain lions were seen on the 2600 block of Arcadia on Sunday, October 13, 2013. These mountain lions were two blocks from Cold Springs Elementary School. Bob Wiesner from FWP is in the area tracking the mountain lions with dogs this morning. He can be reached by cell phone at 406-240-3296 with any reports about mountain lion activity.

"Please continue to send reports to Mr. Wiesner and report to www.missoulabears.org and the Missoula Bears Facebook page."

NBC Montana is following up on this story and the tracking efforts, and we will bring you more information tonight on the News at 5, 6 and 10.