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DNR: Big cats not settled in Minnesota yet


ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Are there more cougars in Minnesota than one might think?

An increase in sightings over the past few years could leave one to believe that there is, but there isn't much evidence that supports the big cats taking up residency in the state.

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