Spokane Media & Culture Examiner
Ever wish you had your own private island to call home? Now you have the chance, for a cool $8.1 million. Even better–the island in question is located in a lake that supposedly boasts a mysterious monster. Curious? Read on.
Memaloose Island, located on Lake Pend Oreille, is up for sale. According to Private Islands Online, the property spans thirteen acres, with rural zoning, plenty of old-growth pine trees, and a small habitable cabin. Memaloose Island is one of only four islands on Lake Pend Oreille, and this is the first time in decades any of the four has been up for sale. The island is only accessible by boat, making it the ultimate private getaway . . . Read complete report
from Phantoms and Monsters
Posted Saturday, January 21, 2012
Sighting: January 20, 2012
Location: SR 80, Ft. Myers, FL and I-75
Time: 8:25 a.m.
Weather Conditions: Warm, bright sunshine, few clouds
Duration of Sighting: About 30 seconds.
Events: I’m a department director for a county in South Florida. I was traveling with another director to a meeting. We were on Palm Beach Blvd (SR 80) near the ramp to I75. A traffic accident was blocking two of the three westbound lanes of SR 80, and traffic was backed-up and moving very slowly.
To my right was a small lake. While the general area is heavily populated, the lake connects to the Caloosahatchee River, and eventually to the Gulf of Mexico. On the other side of the river is a large wildlife refuge.
While sitting in traffic, my companion and I noticed a strange disturbance on the lake. . . . Read complete report