Hope nobody else has already posted this somewhere! I thought some of you may be interested or amused by it! www.timesreporter.com is where it was at! Comment on this story. Group to hold annual Bigfoot Conference NEWCOMERSTOWN The Tri-State Bigfoot Study Group headquartered in Newcomerstown will host its 17th annual Bigfoot Conference/EXPO Saturday from 4 p.m. until 10 or 11 p.m. Don Keating, group founder and host of this years event, notes that for the first time since the conferences inception it is being held at a location other than Newcomerstown. This years conference, featuring five speakers, will be held in the Salt Fork State Park lodge near Cambridge. Keating said hes expecting an attendance of 200 to 300. Speakers will include the following: Larry Lund of Vancouver, Wash., a researcher commonly known as The Sasquatch Sleuth; Ron Schaffner of Milford, O., an electronics and computer hardware technician who has been investigating unusual phenomena since 1975; Eric Altman of Jeanette, Pa., director of the Pennsylvania Bigfoot Society since 2000, and an investigator of dozens of sighting reports across Pennsylvania. Joedy Cook of Cincinnati, director of the Ohio Center of Bigfoot studies at Cincinnati and a Bigfoot investigator for 18 years. He is a co-author of Bigfoot in Ohio and has appeared on several television programs. Paul Johnson of North Versailles, Pa., who co-authored The Pennsylvania Bigfoot with Joan Jeffers, an anthropology student at Pitt and had also been investigating Bigfoot reports in northern Allegheny County for several years.