Journal Red Deer Bureau
An object in the sky near Rimbey, 85
miles southwest of Edmonton, was reported Monday night.
Jack Parry, publisher of the Rimbey
Record and the Eckville Examiner, said he had his binoculars on a glowing
object in the lower sky for about two hours.
He described it as a large object
with a central white light and flashes of red and green “exhaust” around its
The bright object, which Mr. Parry
first thought was a passing airplane, remained fairly stationary between 8:30
and 10:30 p.m. before moving slowly west and out of sight.