Animal Planet to air search for U.P. bigfoot

MARQUETTE – The Upper Peninsula will be featured on The Animal Planet show “Finding Bigfoot.”

The episode debuts at 10 p.m. today with a second airing at midnight and a third at 5 p.m. Monday.

The network’s website lists the episode title as “Super Yooper Sasquatch” with the description: “The team travels to the Upper Peninsula of Michigan to investigate a photo of a sasquatch. With witnesses in the region claiming bigfoots have been stalking them, the team deploys a U.P. delicacy in hopes a sasquatch has the same appetite as the locals.”

Renee Prusi can be contacted at 906-228-2500, ext. 253. Her email address is