Website: Google News Archive (news.google.com/newspapers):
UFO news article:
“Close encounters baffle UFO probers”
7 September 1979
(Beaver County Times, Beaver, Pennsylvania)
The article reports on the Val Johnson UFO incident.
Marshall County (Warren, Minnesota) Deputy Sheriff Val Johnson encountered a small UFO which damaged his car on 27 August 1979.
The incident occurred in the Red River Valley, an agricultural area in North West Minnesota near the North Dakota border: