sasquatch http://kplu.org en Sasquatch-Hunting Reality Show Filmed In Northwest Premiers This Week http://kplu.org/post/sasquatch-hunting-reality-show-filmed-northwest-premiers-week <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A new cable reality show features rugged </span>Northwesterners<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> tromping through the region’s beautiful landscapes in search of Sasquatch.</span></p><p>Spike TV threw together big-game hunters, dedicated Big Foot aficionados called “squatchers” and animal-loving pro photographers. The new eight-week reality show on SpikeTV is called “10 Million Dollar Big Foot Bounty,” and comes, as the name suggests, with a $10 million prize. It premiers Friday.</p><p> Fri, 10 Jan 2014 03:01:00 +0000 Anna King 12427 at http://kplu.org Sasquatch-Hunting Reality Show Filmed In Northwest Premiers This Week Family of Sasquatch Campaigns for Discover Pass http://kplu.org/post/family-sasquatch-campaigns-discover-pass <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Sasquatch sightings are old news. But I bet you've never seen a Sasquatch family hula-hoop before.</span></p><p><a href="http://washingtondnr.wordpress.com/2013/08/13/meet-washingtons-newest-and-furriest-first-family/">Meet the family.&nbsp;</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Standing at 9 feet 2 inches, Papa&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Squatch</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;likes fishing, spending time with his family and cutoff shorts. Mama&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Squatch</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;aspired to have her own show about "found foods" on HGTV and enjoys cleaning up the trails. And Lil'&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Squatch</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;likes to eat road-kill burgers and hopes to someday meet&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Smokey</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Bear.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The family is part of the state's campaign for the Discover Pass.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Washington Department of Natural Resources received a $5,000 state g</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">rant to educate people on state recreation rules. That money went toward TV ads that show Sasquatch family buying a Discover Pass.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Tue, 13 Aug 2013 22:45:33 +0000 Hayat Norimine 9618 at http://kplu.org Family of Sasquatch Campaigns for Discover Pass Northwest professor turns to drones in quest for Sasquatch http://kplu.org/post/northwest-professor-turns-drones-quest-sasquatch <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A Northwest anthropologist has risked his career in pursuit of what the rest of science considers a myth.&nbsp;</span></p><p>Jeff&nbsp;Meldrum&nbsp;of Idaho State University is the nation’s lone academic trying to make the scientific case for Bigfoot. It’s no joke. Now he's even raising money to launch an unmanned aircraft that would scan the Northwest's forests for the large, hairy creature.</p><p> Sat, 27 Apr 2013 18:14:05 +0000 Jessica Robinson 8589 at http://kplu.org Northwest professor turns to drones in quest for Sasquatch Sasquatch sightings keep up with the times http://kplu.org/post/sasquatch-sightings-keep-times <p>The Northwest&#39;s favorite mythical creature has entered the era of the smart phone. A Spokane-area woman claims to have used her iPhone to catch Bigfoot on video. Wed, 01 Jun 2011 18:30:41 +0000 Jessica Robinson 1759 at http://kplu.org Sasquatch sightings keep up with the times