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No blubbering allowed: Polar bear family denied whale carcass near Longyearbyen returns to the area for a bit Wednesday

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A trio of polar bears found eating a whale carcass just outside Longyearbyen on Monday made a return visit the area for several hours Wednesday, according to The Governor of Svalbard.

Police steal polar bear family’s feast: Whale carcass removed from cabin area near Longyearbyen; outrage ensues

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What might have been a feast for the ages (or at least some weeks) for a mother polar bear and her two cubs ended up being a fast food meal Monday after police towed a beached whale carcass out to sea because it was in an occupied cabin area near Svalbard Airport.