The Day Niagara Falls Stopped Running: A 15-Minute Strange But True Tale by Caitlind L. Alexander
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Strange But True Tales.
Approx. 2,350 words.
Published on February 26, 2012 by
It happened on March 29, 1848. The people of the town of Niagara Falls awoke to a near deafening silence. The silence wasn’t complete. They could hear a few birds twittering in the trees and a few dogs barking. Otherwise there was silence.
This was strange because the people of Niagara Falls lived their entire lives with the roar of the falls. But today they were dry!
Find out what happened.