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Humboldt County Iowa (Class B) BFRO

2011

I like to go to Gotch Park and watch the Eagles. I used to stand in the middle of the bridge for a cigarette before I went home from work. I had done this a few days in a row. That day I got out of my truck and felt like I shouldn't be there. As I walked to the middle of the bridge I felt VERY Uneasy. I lit my cigarette and starred out over the river. I felt like I was being watched and I started to get scared. It was coming from the other side of the bridge on the right hand side. Whatever it was I knew that it was not human nor an animal and it was a big male. I felt like he was curious as to why I went there every day to the same spot and just wanted to watch what I was up to. I looked around and could not see anything. I built up my courage, looked down and started walking slowly to the other side of the bridge. As I started walking I heard a big Crash into the river and saw a huge log floating down, then I heard a low huff. Like someone let out their air threw their nose in frustr...

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Humboldt County Iowa (Class A) BFRO

Youths see unknown hairy primate staring at them from distance

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April 2001

Humboldt County Iowa (Class A) BFRO

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September 1978

Humboldt County Iowa (Class B) BFRO

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September 1977

Okanogan County Washington (Class A) BFRO

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January 1976

Thurston County Washington (Class A) BFRO

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May 1990

Coos County Oregon (Class A) BFRO

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January 1971

Dona Ana County New Mexico (Class A) BFRO

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November 2001

Sussex County Delaware (Class A) BFRO

Father and son witness early morning road crossing of two animals

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June 2003

Itasca County Minnesota (Class A) BFRO

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August 2009

Love County Oklahoma (Class A) BFRO

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August 2004

Pierce County Washington (Class A) BFRO

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