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‘North Dakota Sightings’

1948: The Gorman Dogfight

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT – The Gorman Dogfight Date: October 1, 1948    BBU   Sighting Time: 9:00-9:27 p.m. (MST). Day/Night: evening Location:  Fargo, North Dakota Urban or Rural: -Air Hynek Classification: CE1 Duration: 27 hair-raising minutes No. of Object(s): 1 Size of Object(s): six to eight inches in diameter, Distance to Object(s): l,000 yards Shape of Object(s): completely round without fuzz at the edges Color of Object(s): clear white Number of Witnesses: Multiple Source: North Dakota Public Radio, Dec. 10. 2003  Original Source Summary/Description: On the evening of October 1st, 1948, Lieutenant Gorman was returning from a cross-country flight with his squadron of North Dakota Air National Guard, when he saw an unidentified light source. He closed to within about l,000 yards to take a good look, later saying, “It… Read More

1964: Take Me to your Fertilizer!

THINK ABOUTIT ALIEN ENCOUNTER REPORT Date: April 24 1964 Sighting Time: Day/Night: Location: Tioga City, North Dakota, USA. Urban or Rural: Hynek Classification: CE3 Duration: No. of Object(s): Size of Object(s): 20-ft-long and 4ft high Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): egg-shaped Color of Object(s): Number of Witnesses: Gary Wilcox. Source: http://graylien.110mb.com/wilcox.html Summary: Martian explorers visit a farm. Full Report The Coming of the Martians On April 24, 1964, Tioga City farmer Gary Wilcox encountered a pair of self-professed Martians who proved to be among the most talkative aliens to ever visit our planet. That morning, Wilcox was spreading manure when he noticed a metallic object in a nearby clump of trees. He walked over to investigate and discovered an… Read More

1966: Burn marks and holes found after UFO seen

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: September 13, 1966        BBU 10944 Sighting Time: 7:30 a.m. Day/Night: Location: Gwinner, North Dakota Urban or Rural: – Entity Type: Entity Description: Hynek Classification: CE2 Duration: No. of Object(s):  1 Size of Object(s): One side measured 26 feet, the second 23 feet and the third 22 feet. Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): two bowls put together, Color of Object(s): Number of Witnesses: 1 Source: NICAP (National Investigations Committee on Aerial Phenomenon), ‘Strange Effects from UFOs’, by Donald Keyhoe and Gordon Lore; Berliner; cf. Vallée Magonia 797 Summary/Description: Young Randy E. Rotenberger was waiting for the school bus outside his home when he saw “some flashing lights,” then an object. “It looked… Read More

2004: Dickinson, North Dakota Excellent UFO Footage – Four Clips.

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: August/September 2004 Sighting Time: Day/Night: Night Location: Dickinson, North Dakota Urban or Rural: Rural Hynek Classification: NL (Nocturnal Light) Point or extended luminous source observed at night. Duration: No. of Object(s):  Size of Object(s): Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): Color of Object(s): Number of Witnesses: Source: Summary/Description: To help to understand the film it is very important to view the film I have following the event in night shot! I did that right after I lost those lights and could not find them again! It’s important to see this because in night shot you can see all the trees and layout of the approximate place I was filming! The trees are a key factor… Read More

1978: Octagon over Watford City, North Dakota

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: November 2, 1978 Sighting Time: Day/Night: Night Location: Watford City, North Dakota Urban or Rural: -Urban Hynek Classification: NL (Nocturnal Light) Point or extended luminous source observed at night. Duration: No. of Object(s): 1 Height & Speed: It passed overhead just 60 feet above ground and was moving quite slowly — only 25 mph. Size of Object(s): 40 feet across Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): Octagon Color of Object(s): a large red light in the middle of the bottom surface; blue lights ringed the whole vehicle. Number of Witnesses: 3 Source: MUFON Journal, 1981 Summary/Description: A slight departure from the pentagonal shape is the octagonal UFO. According to the Watford City, North Dakota, newspaper, local citizen Barb Ohnsrud and her son Kent… Read More