01/05/35 – 01/12/35: Resting in Barnacus and allocating loot. Laiduin goes on a major Tavern crawl after taking Galaren as her cohort.
01/12/35 – 01/22/35: Set off to Sieve to spend their new found wealth. Stop in Thornward to try to solve the grisly murders. Investigation reveals a bear attack with significant unsettling clues. The group decides to investigate and Thalchi finds a trail. Difficult to follow it takes the groups combined skills to track the culprit. along the way, they discover it is likely an owlbear. Tracking the owlbear to its lair, they begin an assault. While working on the owlbear, Joren and his ranger aides move to assist the owlbear. Fairly evenly matched, as the party is winnowed down and having lost the owlbear and all his summoned allies, Joren retreats into the forest. He send a message to the group condemning them to sins against the forest just like the loggers he despises. The party devolves into a heated debate over the guilt or innocence and what to do based on either outcome with Joren. The settle on leaving a note on the owlbear and hope Joren comes to negotiate a settlement.