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|Subject: Eastern Washington hole is shrouded in mystery Mon Aug 20, 2012 4:11 pm|| |
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- ELLENSBURG, Wash. -- From Bigfoot to the disappearance of D.B. Cooper,
the Pacific Northwest is full of mysteries. Another mystery buried deep
in the hills of eastern Washington keeps resurfacing.
Ellensburg and its surrounding valleys and Manastash Ridge are beautiful in any season.
Some believe what lies beneath is a deep, dark hole with supernatural powers.
A man named Red Elk is one of the only people alive known to have ever seen the mysterious hole.
A Native American Shaman, or medicine man, Red Elk said his dad first showed him the hole in 1961.
"He said 'This is an endless hole,'" Red Elk said.
Red Elk's been back many times and said strange things happen every time he goes near it.
"People get it confused with what I call the devil's hole," he said.
locals claim to know about the hole, but it didn't become phenomena
until 1997, when Mel Waters went on the Coast to Coast radio show with