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Cherokee County Kansas (Class B) BFRO

June 1995

This happened about 25 years ago but I will remember it forever. I live in southeast Kansas. My husband and I were driving around looking for a fishing spot. We went down a dirt road to a strip pit (from strip mining coal). I was ahead of Michael and I was being very quiet. Michael was behind me and I could hear him walking through the weeds. I came to a small break in the brush with a game trail on it and I followed it . I walked about 20 feet and came out into a small clearing. I was looking straight ahead at the water and from behind and higher up in the air a screeching screaming sound started. It was so loud that I crouched down and covered my ears and I had my eyes closed. The scream would go for a few seconds and then it would pause and suck in some more air and scream again. This went on for several seconds. I finally could tell that the thing was running away and I stood up and opened my eyes. When I looked up the thing had jumped the creek in front of me about 10 feet an...

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McPherson County Kansas (Class A) BFRO

Motorist nearly collides with a large white animal at night near McPherson

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Bourbon County Kansas (Class B) BFRO

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August 2001

Bourbon County Kansas (Class A) BFRO

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May 1996

Coffey County Kansas (Class A) BFRO

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November 1974

St. Johns County Florida (Class A) BFRO

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July 2011

Skagit County Washington (Class A) BFRO

Man has a close encounter with a large, upright creature in a swamp near Big Lake

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June 2009

Ontario Canada (Class A) BFRO

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Sublette County Wyoming (Class A) BFRO

Two scouts report close sighting of young sasquatch; biologist stumped

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July 2001

Marquette County Michigan (Class A) BFRO

Horseback rider has close range sighting in jackpine forest

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Harlan County Kentucky (Class A) BFRO

Hunter in a ghillie suit on Pine Mountain has a close encounter

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Burlington County New Jersey (Class A) BFRO

Late afternoon sighting in the Pine Barrens

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Josephine County Oregon (Class A) BFRO

Ex-Military Police Officer encounters large animal on farm

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