Posted By: TMWyman
Canadian students in Monkey River - 10/10/01 07:29 PM
I am trying to confirm that two students (Melanie and Olivia), who are studying howler monkeys about a kilometer inland from Monkey River town, are okay. Also any information about the safety of the people in Monkey River would be appreciated.
Posted By: MAS
Re: Canadian students in Monkey River - 10/10/01 07:45 PM
The girls were staying at the little farm 1 mile up Monkey River. Mia & Omar, who live there as well, evacuated to Independence. I'm sure the girls went with them if they didn't leave earlier in the day. Only a very few people stayed behind in the Village itself. I'm still looking for my husband, Sam Scott of The Monkey House. He did not evacuate and last I heard he was staying in our restaurant with our Rotties. Monkey House was leveled is the word I have received but nothing about Sam.