The Hibbing Monster —
Reporter Aaron Brown is hoping to boost the fortunes
of his hometown of Hibbing, Minnesota by propagating "a mysterious local legend to drum up economic development for the region."
As he points out, it's worked for other places. Case in point: I'm off to Loch Ness next week solely because of some murky legend of a sea serpent. So what kind of monster should lurk around Hibbing? What about a 1000lb wild hog? No, that's already been done
. But Minnesota does already have the Iceman