Lawrence County, South Dakota

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Lawrence County South Dakota (Class B) BFRO

June 2008

I travel, every year on vacation, to South Dakota to do some camping in the Black Hills and have for the past three years camped in the same location. I belong to a club of outdoor enthusiasts, we travel to certain locations to scratch a living from the earth for a few days and once you have the fever there's no such thing as a nonworking vacation. This last trip (June 2008) I had an experience I couldn't explain: I was asleep in my tent; I was the only person left in camp everyone else had packed up and left. I wasn't too concerned as I have camped by myself in this area several times and could only recall one other time when I felt like something was nearby perhaps a cougar or other predator type animal as the crickets stopped chirping and the whole area became extremely quiet. This particular night I was sleeping soundly and was then suddenly awake and aware that something was up, everthing was silent. I didn't know what had woken me at first but I reached over and checked my watch ...

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Brown County South Dakota (Class B) BFRO

Teenagers hear strange sounds near Aberdeen

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April 1986

Custer County South Dakota (Class A) BFRO

While driving his pickup, cowboy has night time sighting near Custer

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October 2003

Custer County South Dakota (Class B) BFRO

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August 2003

Dewey County South Dakota (Class A) BFRO

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Fairbanks County Alaska (Class A) BFRO

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July 2009

Worcester County Massachusetts (Class A) BFRO

Snowmobilers have daylight sighting near Ashburnham

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Jack County Texas (Class A) BFRO

Man has encounter at close range for several minutes

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October 2002

Douglas County Missouri (Class A) BFRO

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November 1982

Brevard County Florida (Class A) BFRO

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May 2011

Wasatch County Utah (Class A) BFRO

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Grays Harbor County Washington (Class A) BFRO

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Bibb County Georgia (Class A) BFRO

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