A North American cougar (aka Mountain Lion) has been shot and killed in Whiteside County, Illinois. Cougars all but vanished from Illinois after the 1870s, but have made several appearances in recent years.
Posted: 11/21/2013 3:27:00 PM Reads: 234 Submitted By: makleen Source: mysteriousheartland.com Category: Cryptozoology
On the night of January 5, 2000, Police in the St Clair County received numerous reports of a triangular shaped unidentified object in the sky. The UFO was reported to be two stories high and about the length of a football field. It was estimated that the UFO was flying at an altitude of about 1000 feet. The UFO sighting drew national attention and a week later a special team of investigators headed by a former FBI agent was brought in...
Posted: 11/13/2013 6:53:32 PM Reads: 199 Submitted By: makleen Source: mysteriousheartland.com Category: UFOs
Cassidy Rae is 15 years old and has been using her gift as a spiritual medium to enlighten and help people across the country. She assists in paranormal investigations, provides readings, and speaks at various events about her experiences, para unity, and her double life as a teenage medium. Recently, she has starred in the web series “Dead People See Me.”
Posted: 11/12/2013 5:02:32 PM Reads: 232 Submitted By: makleen Source: mysteriousheartland.com Category: People
Between October 25-25th, a crew from Southern Illinois University dismantled one of the few remaining almshouses in Illinois. Known as Sunset Haven, “Building 207,” Vivarium Annex, or just the “old asylum,” this rectangular red-brick building has attracted numerous tales, trespassers, and vandals since its abandonment in the late 1980s.
Posted: 11/9/2013 6:47:58 PM Reads: 301 Submitted By: makleen Source: mysteriousheartland.com Category: Ghosts
The Stickney Mansion has long been known as the "house with no corners," but was it built this way for supernatural reasons? According to legend, the Stickneys were spiritualists who believed that ghosts would become trapped in the corners of their home during seances. What Tim Prasil uncovered about this story may surprise you.
Posted: 10/14/2013 1:13:18 PM Reads: 230 Submitted By: makleen Source: mysteriousheartland.com Category: Ghosts