June 26, 2007
Examples of life imitating Warner Brothers:
Squirrels start house blaze twice
Press Assoc. - Monday, June 25 12:08 am
Alan Turcott’s house in Blue Island, Illinois, has caught fire twice in the space of eight days, thanks to squirrels. Twice squirrels have knocked high-voltage wires loose from a utility pole and onto his house, causing severe damage to his house and fence. Blue Island Fire Chief Robert Copp said: “This is unbelievable. I’ve seen where squirrels have shorted things out or blown a fuse, but nothing like this before.”
Injured coyote chases Orrington woman mowing lawn
By Nok-Noi Hauger
Monday, June 25, 2007 - Bangor Daily News
ORRINGTON A woman mowing her lawn Monday morning says she was chased by an injured coyote.
Asked for comment the woman said Beep! Beep! pecked at some Acme birdseed and raced down the highway.