Sunday, 13 March 2011

UFO News Article:
“UFO Reports Made In North Carolina”,
27 December 1985 (Waycross Journal-Herald, Georgia)

Waycross Journal-Herald presents an interview with George D. Fawcett, assistant state director for the Mutual UFO Network, regarding several 1985 North Carolina UFO sightings:,9153961

Quote from the article:
“Four people living near Lincolnton said they saw a Saturn-shaped object that maneuvered near their homes for about 30 minutes May 1, frightening animals and causing power failures and telephone interference. They said it vibrated their house, cast a beam of light on one of them and gave off a ‘heat wave.’ ”

Map of North Carolina ( image)
UFO News Article:
“UFO spotted outside Portland”, 25 October 1988
(The Register-Guard, Eugene, Oregon)

The whole article:
“Four people, including a Washington County sheriff’s deputy, reported seeing an unidentified flying object west of Portland late Sunday (23 October 1988).

A state police dispatcher, who refused to give his name, said the bright object was described as moving swiftly and leaving a white smoke trail.

All said the object appeared to be about 50 feet to 100 feet above the ground and appeared to travel between St.Vincent Hospital and U.S. 26.

Washington County sheriff’s spokeswoman Sherre Calouri said she had no information about a deputy sighting a UFO.

However, she said a citizen reported to the sheriff’s department at11:09 p.m. Sunday that a football-sized object appeared to be coming down in flames over the county.”

Providence St. Vincent Medical Center can be found at these coordinates (Google Earth): 45°30'35.62"N (latitude) 122°46'11.20"W (longitude).

Satellite photo of Portland, Oregon (
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UFO News Article:
“Deputy sheriff, wife say UFO

forced them to take detour”,
1 December 1981 (Bangor Daily News, Maine)

Deputy Sheriff Harold Hendsbee and his wife sighted a UFO over Route 43, in Starks, Maine on 30 November 1981, according to the article:,268209

Quote from the article:
“He (Somerset County Sheriff William Wright) also noted there have been other recent UFO sightings in the area.”

Satellite photo of Starks, Maine
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UFO News Article:
“Night Sky Yields Accounts of UFOs”,
17 March 1980 (Spokane Daily Chronicle, Washington)

Spokane Daily Chronicle reports on a March 1980 Idaho UFO flap:,108347

Map of the Treasure Valley Hydrologic Project Area, Idaho
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