Midwest Paranormal Files have conducted investigations from Duluth, MN. to Villisca, Iowa, as well as Northern North Dakota. We are based out of Detroit Lakes, MN, and have been doing this since October 2010. The group uses scientific methods when conducting an investigation with audio, photography and video. If you have a location please fill out this form

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Saturday, May 10th, 3:30pm – 5pm
Becker County History Museum
714 Summit Ave, Detroit Lakes, MN

Private residence April 4th

This home owner saw a little girl in front of her window. The girl, 8 or 9 judging by her height, lifted her arms and disappeared. That morning the home owner contacted us and filled out the form.

Paracon 2014

*Updated 3/16

This is what we know right now

New this year is Ghost Adventures and The Walking Dead
Scott Wilson "Hershel Greene"


If you are here browsing check these articles out

Here are a list of interesting reads from our team. Blogs, articles written for the newspaper, and other stories you might miss when flipping through.

Another Historic Investigation

We go back to the museum we investigated in December '13. Quite a bit of activity the last time. We hope we will be able to share the evidence from both afterwards.

Para-x radio Dec 3

We were on Minnesota Paranormal Coalition Radio, Dec. 3rd. It's found on Para-x.com weekly Tuesday 8 pm Central Time. Go to this link to hear it. http://mpcunity.com/mpc_radio.html  Find the Dec. 3rd show in the list to hear it.

Dec. 7th Private Residence

A private residence with a long history of activity. The owners have lived there for 48 years and have always noticed things going on. This one is about an hour away. We met the clients at ParaCon this year.

Bottineau Courant Article by Scott Wagar

Here is an article from the Bottineau Courant by Scott Wagar. It features our investigation of San Haven. He wrote a seven piece article on the history of San Haven which won some awards. One picture is captioned wrong. The shadow figure it says we debunked is talking about a different picture. There was some confusion with that discussion. To read it click on the attatched PDF files. 

History of San Haven

The history of San Haven as compiled and presented by Kristy Sletta at ParaCon.

In Focus article

An In Focus newspaper article by Trinity Gruenberg about ParaCon 2013.


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