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Monster Trek: The Obsessive Search for Bigfoot

Posted by: Nick Redfern on June 29th, 2015

Bigfoot sightings have been reported in every state except Hawaii. Interest in this creature, which many believe to be as mythical as a leprechaun, is as strong today as ever, with the wildly popular show Finding Bigfoot persisting on the Animal Planet network and references to bigfoot appearing throughout popular culture. What is it about bigfoot that causes some people to devote a chunk of their lives to finding one?

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Exploring American Monsters: Delaware

Posted by: Craig Woolheater on June 27th, 2015

Delaware, the first state to ratify the United States Constitution, sits on the Delmarva Peninsula, and is bordered by New Jersey, Maryland, and Pennsylvania. The second smallest state in the Union Delaware is one of the least populous, but it does have a few monsters.

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Minerva Monster: Bigfoot Encounters Around Ohio

Posted by: Craig Woolheater on June 24th, 2015

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Thursday, June 25th: 6-8pm Wadsworth Public Library speaking presentation titled “Minerva Monster: Bigfoot Encounters in Ohio”

Join us this week at the Wadsworth Public Library as we deliver a presentation called “Minerva Monster: Bigfoot Encounters Around Ohio”. We’ll be talking about the Minerva case (as well as some behind the scenes info), Bigfoot sightings around the state, and Seth will be delving into the local “River Styx Monster”.

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Sasquatchyatalkinabout?

Posted by: Craig Woolheater on June 24th, 2015

A Bigfoot Investigation

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Exploring American Monsters: Connecticut

Posted by: Craig Woolheater on June 24th, 2015

One of the first thirteen British colonies in North America, Connecticut revels in American patriotism, demonstrated by its nickname the “Constitution State.” Heck, its state song is “Yankee Doodle.” Although it’s the third smallest of the United States by area (110 miles long and 70 miles wide), it’s the fourth most densely populated, and, with 1.9 million acres of forestland, Connecticut can still hide plenty of monsters.

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Reminder: Citizen Science Meets Sasquatch

Posted by: Craig Woolheater on June 18th, 2015

Looking for something different? Really different? On Thursday, June 18, join best selling author David James Gordon at the Northwest Stream Center for a 7 p.m. presentation on the use of “citizen science.”

He will inspire you to observe nature more keenly, gather scientifically acceptable data, and hone your tracking and wilderness navigation skills as you go on a virtual hunt for Sasquatch.

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Exploring American Monsters: Colorado

Posted by: Craig Woolheater on June 17th, 2015

Known for its Wild West history, and great skiing, Colorado also boasts a wealth of dinosaur fossils, is the birthplace of Frank Welker (the voice of Fred from Scooby Doo), and a variety of geography, such as high plains, most of the Southern Rocky Mountains, and desert. The perfect habitats for Bigfoot?

Well, sure. Colorado has a long history of Bigfoot encounters, but “Exploring American Monsters” isn’t about well-known cryptids like Bigfoot, it’s about bizarre hidden monsters like the Slide Rock Bolter.

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Alaska: Captured by Hairy Man

Posted by: Craig Woolheater on June 17th, 2015

A lady from Rampart was kidnapped by “Bushmen”, according to the account, who then took her to their cave where she took care of their sick baby

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Bigfoot: The Boggy Creek Narratives

Posted by: Craig Woolheater on June 13th, 2015

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Based on actual events. Boggy Creek, Texas is renowned for its poverty, ignorance, meth usage, dogfights, and as of late, its citizens’ encounters with a 9 ½ foot tall, upright, ape-like creature. These are those stories as told by the people that experienced them in a collection that can only be described as Larry McMurtry meets Deliverance and Breaking Bad.

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Michigan Police Look for Horse-Killing Sasquatch or Big Cat

Posted by: Craig Woolheater on June 12th, 2015

Police and wildlife officials in Sanilac County, Michigan, are warning residents to lock up their pets and livestock and keep their children indoors until they determine what kind of large creature or animal killed a 1,200 pound horse in broad daylight. In this part of Michigan known as “the Thumb,” locals fear the killer could be anything from a coyote to a cougar to a Sasquatch.

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Searching For the Amazon’s Bigfoot, the Mapinguari, By Night

Posted by: Craig Woolheater on June 11th, 2015

The team is on a night mission in the Amazon jungle – will they find the elusive Mapinguari among the scary spiders and snakes?

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Communicate With the Mapinguari, But Don’t Let It See You

Posted by: Craig Woolheater on June 8th, 2015

While out with the Shaman, Ranae makes a few calls to the Mapiguari – and gets a warning.

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Finding Bigfoot: Squatchin’ in the Sunshine State

Posted by: Craig Woolheater on June 7th, 2015

The team is in Georgia investigating sightings in and around the Ft. Stewart Army base. After meeting with a witness who saw a bigfoot through a thermal imager the team looks for the best place to hold their final night investigation.

Read: Finding Bigfoot: Squatchin’ in the Sunshine State »


On a Night Hunt In Search of the Skunk Ape

Posted by: Craig Woolheater on June 6th, 2015

The team heads into Myakka Park with Stacy Brown Jr., to check out some places where Bigfoot has been spotted. While Bobo and Matt take a ride on a swamp buggy, the others hear something in the woods.

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Reminder: Minerva Monster Day

Posted by: Craig Woolheater on June 6th, 2015

On June 6th the Minerva Area Chamber of Commerce will be hosting an event to herald the release of the film in downtown Minerva. Free screenings of the film will take place at the historic Roxy Theatre.

Read: Reminder: Minerva Monster Day »



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