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Occurred : 9/16/1999 04:04 (Entered as : 09/16/99 04:04)
Reported: 9/17/1999 18:51
Posted: 3/4/2003
Location: Menomonie, WI
Shape: Circle
Forwarded from the Leader Telegram: A rural Menomonie couple and a Dunn Sheriffs Deputy watched an object in the sky early Thursday Morning. The object was round, and was going in circles changing colors from red to blue. About 1/2 hour later a second object appeared and was triangular in shape.

As the couple was getting ready for work they spotted an object in the morning sky. It was going in circles, back and forth. It was also changing colors from red to blue to yellow. About a half-hour later, the man reported seeing a second object right over the city of Menomonie. It would glow bright yellow and then die down and get dim. During the dim period the man could see the outline of a triangle. The Pepin County Police Department reported that they thought the lights were the reflections from the plants being low in the sky. After getting input from Pepin County, the Dunn County Police Department agreed with this assessment. The couple who reported this incident claims that in no way could this sighting have been plants. As reported in the Thursday Edition of the Leader Telegram--page 1A 09-16-99. This event happened near Elmwood Wisconsin.