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Another Week, Another Geo-Bomb Scare

It’s a Wisconsin geocache in the firing line this time – in what is the sport’s fifth American bomb scare in less than a month.
On April 27th, a Menomonee Falls resident alerted police at about 4.25pm after noticing a “bomb-like” device hanging from a tree near the village’s water tower while out walking her dog.

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Geocaching Bombs Again

Another one bites the dust … Bomb squad members detonated an Ohio geocache last week after a report of a suspicious package.
Wednesday’s geo-scare was the fourth such incident in the United States in less than a month.

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Guest Post: ‘Great, Now I’m That Guy …’

GUEST POST American blogger Jesse Lunsford (GC handle: Memfis Mafia) confesses a mind-blowing secret for It’s Not About The Numbers. “I just had my first run-in with the law. The final stage of my first multi-cache was the subject of a suspicious package call. Crap, I just became that guy. The one we all make fun …

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‘Grenade’ Cache Confuses Bomb Squad

Do any of these bison tubes look like a grenade to you? One certainly did to members of the Washington State Patrol Bomb Squad responding to a “suspicious-looking” container last Sunday. The aluminum geocache  – which looked like “a military-style grenade” – was found in Woodland, in a forested area northeast of the city which straddles Clark and Cowlitz …

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Another Benchmark Geo-Bomb Scare

Just when you thought it was safe to return to GZ, another geo-bomb scare has been reported – this time in the American state of Virginia. According to local broadcaster NBC29, Virginia State Police responded to a so-called suspicious package at the Virginia Department of Transportation Workers’ Memorial on Sunday. Investigators say visitors at the …

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