- A pair of paranormal researchers will help explain
the unexplained and sign their book on Saturday night.
Their book, "The Wisconsin Road Guide to Haunted
Locations," features nearly 100 of Wisconsin's
most haunted places and provides readers with history
from the site, photos, investigation details and
directions, so people can experience the paranormal
Authors Terry Fisk and Chad Lewis spent the last
couple of years crisscrossing the state to research
"There's a folklore (claiming) Wisconsin has more
ghosts per mile than any other state," Fisk said.
Terry Fisk and
Chad Lewis will be at Thimbleberry Books, 132
S. Central Ave., for a book signing from 6
p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday. For more information,
call the store at 387-3049 or visit the
authors' Web site at unexplainedresearch.com.
Many of Wisconsin's
hauntings are related to gangsters from the 1930s and
American Indians, he said, adding each region of the
United States has variations on stories.
No ghosts drift through Marshfield - as far as Fisk
knows - but surrounding towns and cities such as
Stevens Point and Wisconsin Rapids have haunted sites.
Thimbleberry Books will reopen at 6 p.m. Saturday for
the signing and have coffee and cookies for the event,
owner Kim Hartley said.
"Everybody's welcome to come in and meet with
them," she said. "I'm sure they'll tell
Besides ghosts, Fisk and Lewis also investigate UFOs,
crop circles and sightings of Bigfoot, Fisk said.
While investigating, Fisk said the duo uses equipment
such as video and still cameras, Geiger counters,
motion detectors and laser thermal scanners to check
for inexplicable cold spots.
Fisk's own interest in the field began five years ago
when a photo of him behind a relative's grave showed a
bluish-white mist rising from the ground.
Experts were unable to explain the image.
The 296-page book is available at Thimbleberry Books
and Book World in Marshfield, or the authors' Web
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