End Of Watch 2024-05-31 09:12:23 – Police Officer Jamal Mitchell, Minneapolis Police Department, Minnesota

Jamal Mitchell Police Officer Jamal Mitchell was shot and killed after being ambushed while responding to a shooting call. Just after 5:00 p.m., officers responded to a shots fired call at an apartment on 22nd Street near Blaisdell Avenue in Minneapolis. When officers arrived, the suspect fired at officers, and a gunfight ensued. Officer Mitchell… Continue reading End Of Watch 2024-05-31 09:12:23 – Police Officer Jamal Mitchell, Minneapolis Police Department, Minnesota

Westbound I90 near Mile Marker 161, BANCROFT TWP, Freeborn County Crash 2024-05-31 23:22:03

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24102451 Date/Time: 05/31/2024 18:00   District: 2100 Rochester Case Information Contact: 507-923-2040 Media Contact: Sgt. Troy Christianson (507) 923-2050   Location: Westbound I90 near Mile Marker 161, BANCROFT TWP, Freeborn County   Description: Both the Toyota Corolla and Nissan Rogue were west bound on I-90 when they collided.    … Continue reading Westbound I90 near Mile Marker 161, BANCROFT TWP, Freeborn County
Crash 2024-05-31 23:22:03

🔥 Breaking News: Bemidji Firefighters Battle Blaze at Northwest Urban Avenue Home

BEMIDJI, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Breaking news out of Bemidji, Minnesota: firefighters are on the scene of a house fire this Friday evening. The call came in at 8:11 p.m. for a structure fire at 903 Urban Avenue Northwest. Reports indicated that the living room was filling with smoke. Emergency responders quickly arrived on the scene… Continue reading 🔥 Breaking News: Bemidji Firefighters Battle Blaze at Northwest Urban Avenue Home

🚨 Homeless Encampment Sets Up in Bemidji, MN to Protest Lack of Housing

BEMIDJI, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A protest encampment has emerged in Bemidji, Minnesota, on Friday evening in the railroad corridor just south of downtown. This follows the closure of the Wolf Center, a homeless shelter, for the summer. Around a dozen people, including two elders and three disabled individuals, have set up approximately six tents. Pastor… Continue reading 🚨 Homeless Encampment Sets Up in Bemidji, MN to Protest Lack of Housing

Roseau County Jail In Custody 05-31-2024 20:46

Photo MNI Name Sex Age Booking # Intake Date Charges 12555 Acevedo, Antonio Rafael M 62 3266 03-14-2024 18:01 G – PROBATION VIOLATION – 169A.20.1(2) Traffic – DWI – Operate Motor Vehicle Under I 146453 Armstrong, Robert Earl M 52 3363 05-26-2024 04:56 M – 1 COURTPENDING – 629.75.2(b) Domestic Abuse No Contact Order –… Continue reading Roseau County Jail

In Custody 05-31-2024 20:46

SEX OFFENDER PHOENIX, SOHN PATRAICC

Offender Profile Track Offender Offender Primary Information Name: PHOENIX, SOHN PATRAICC Aliases: Birthdate: 8/26/1993 Sex: MALE Race: WHITE Height: 5′ 8″ Weight: 125 LBS Eye Color: BLUE Hair Color: RED OR AUBURN Skin: FAIR Registration Expiration: Risk Level: UNDETERMINED Registration Status: REGISTERED Scars, Marks & Tattoos Observed Category Item/Location Description 5/28/2024 TAT CHEST CHEST “FAMILY… Continue reading SEX OFFENDER PHOENIX, SOHN PATRAICC

East Grand Forks Man Faces 20 Years in Prison for Alleged Fentanyl Sale

Terimal Dion Singleton

POLK COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – An East Grand Forks man waived his Tuesday, May 28, omnibus hearing and pleaded not guilty to a felony third-degree narcotics sale. Terimal Dion Singleton, 50, faces up to 20 years in prison for the alleged crime. In August 2023, a confidential informant conducted a controlled buy from Singleton, according… Continue reading East Grand Forks Man Faces 20 Years in Prison for Alleged Fentanyl Sale

Westbound I 90 near Mile Marker 267, NEW HARTFORD TWP, Winona County Crash 2024-05-31 19:19:05

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24102442 Date/Time: 05/31/2024 12:38   District: 2100 Rochester Case Information Contact: 507-923-2040 Media Contact: Sgt. Troy Christianson (507) 923-2050   Location: Westbound I 90 near Mile Marker 267, NEW HARTFORD TWP, Winona County   Description: The Freightliner Conventional F was traveling Eastbound on I 90 when it lost control and… Continue reading Westbound I 90 near Mile Marker 267, NEW HARTFORD TWP, Winona County
Crash 2024-05-31 19:19:05

SEX OFFENDER HOLMQUIST, ETHAN CHARLES

Offender Profile Track Offender Offender Primary Information Name: HOLMQUIST, ETHAN CHARLES Aliases: Birthdate: 7/22/2004 Sex: MALE Race: WHITE Height: 5′ 11″ Weight: 225 LBS Eye Color: HAZEL Hair Color: BROWN Skin: FAIR Registration Expiration: Risk Level: UNDETERMINED Registration Status: REGISTERED Scars, Marks & Tattoos Observed Category Item/Location Description No information available Address Information Residence Addresses… Continue reading SEX OFFENDER HOLMQUIST, ETHAN CHARLES

End Of Watch 2024-05-31 10:58:50 – Regional Transportation District Transit Police Department (CO)

K9 Max was humanely euthanized after developing pulmonary neoplasia from prolonged exposure to black smoke and explosives. K9 Max had served with the Regional Transportation District Transit Police Department for 4…

Hammer Horror: Duluth Man Charged with Attempted Murder for Brutal Attack on Elderly Shopper

Lance Alexander Tolbert

DULUTH, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A Duluth man has been charged with first-degree attempted murder following a horrific hammer attack on an elderly man in a grocery store bathroom. Police report that 81-year-old Bradley French sustained serious head injuries and is currently hospitalized in stable condition. According to court documents, 43-year-old Lance Alexander Tolbert attacked French… Continue reading Hammer Horror: Duluth Man Charged with Attempted Murder for Brutal Attack on Elderly Shopper

Highway 210 and Country Road 12 , IRONDALE TWP, Crow Wing County Crash 2024-05-31 18:16:27

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24800743 Date/Time: 05/31/2024 12:51   District: 2800 Brainerd Case Information Contact: 218-316-3030 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: Highway 210 and Country Road 12 , IRONDALE TWP, Crow Wing County   Description: The Toyota Tacoma was traveling eastbound Highway 210 at County Road 12, when… Continue reading Highway 210 and Country Road 12 , IRONDALE TWP, Crow Wing County
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🛒 Runnings Expands with Acquisition of Home of Economy: A New Retail Powerhouse in the Making

Grand Forks, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Runnings, a retailer based in Marshall, Minnesota, has announced its acquisition of Grand Forks-based Home of Economy, which operates eight stores in North Dakota. This strategic move will expand Runnings’ footprint to 90 locations, extending its reach across 12 states from New York to Montana. The acquisition deal is expected… Continue reading 🛒 Runnings Expands with Acquisition of Home of Economy: A New Retail Powerhouse in the Making

Grand Forks Convenience Store Undergoes Ownership Shift

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A significant transformation is happening at the Loaf ‘N Jug convenience store on University and 42nd Street in Grand Forks. Witnessed by a news camera crew, moving trucks are lined up, hinting at a change in ownership. According to reports, the store has been sold to BreakTime, a well-known convenience… Continue reading Grand Forks Convenience Store Undergoes Ownership Shift

🍎 Boost for Families: Minnesota to Provide Extra $120 for Summer Groceries!

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Minnesota is stepping up to support families this summer with additional funds for groceries. Governor Walz has announced the launch of the Summer EBT program. Eligible families will receive an extra $120 per child on their EBT cards in either July or August. According to the USDA, more than 400,000… Continue reading 🍎 Boost for Families: Minnesota to Provide Extra $120 for Summer Groceries!

High-Speed Pursuit in West Fargo Leads to Multiple Arrests

Toby Richardson, Stephanie Peterson

WEST FARGO, N.D. (trfnews.i234.me) – Two people are in jail, facing multiple charges after a pursuit in West Fargo. Police arrested 34-year-old Toby Richardson of West Fargo and 37-year-old Stephanie Peterson, who has no permanent address. An officer tried to stop Richardson on Main Avenue just after midnight for a traffic violation. Richardson fled, but… Continue reading High-Speed Pursuit in West Fargo Leads to Multiple Arrests

House Fire in Eveleth: Crews Battle Flames on Iron Range

EVELETH, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Crews are currently battling a house fire in Eveleth, Minnesota, this Friday morning. The fire was reported at 8:50 a.m. on the 900 block of Adams Avenue. Heavy smoke and flames were seen coming from the house. Fortunately, no injuries have been reported at this time. I’m Neil Berg reporting for… Continue reading House Fire in Eveleth: Crews Battle Flames on Iron Range

Caught Red-Handed: East Grand Forks Man Faces Multiple Felonies in Grand Forks Garage Break-In

Ronnie Leroy Anderson

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Ronnie Leroy Anderson, 40, of East Grand Forks, Minnesota, is facing multiple felony charges in Grand Forks, North Dakota. On the night of May 28th, a witness reported seeing a man in a black hooded sweatshirt and long pants enter his garage. Anderson was soon located nearby and identified by… Continue reading Caught Red-Handed: East Grand Forks Man Faces Multiple Felonies in Grand Forks Garage Break-In

Hwy 371 at Myers Rd Jenkins, JENKINS, Crow Wing County Crash 2024-05-31 16:12:42

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24800742 Date/Time: 05/31/2024 12:27   District: 2800 Brainerd Case Information Contact: 218-316-3030 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: Hwy 371 at Myers Rd Jenkins, JENKINS, Crow Wing County   Description: (V1) 2023 Ford F150 Pickup. Ford pickup was southbound in the northbound lanes of Hwy… Continue reading Hwy 371 at Myers Rd Jenkins, JENKINS, Crow Wing County
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Caught in the Act: Grand Forks Man Charged with Burglary After Tool Heist

Christopher M. Johnston

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A Grand Forks man, Christopher M. Johnston, 40, has been charged with felony burglary following a recent incident. On the evening of May 28th, a resident reported that a bag of HVAC tools had been stolen from his garage. Police quickly located Johnston nearby, where a witness identified him. Johnston… Continue reading Caught in the Act: Grand Forks Man Charged with Burglary After Tool Heist

Westbound Highway 14 at Dodge County 280th Ave, MANTORVILLE TWP, Dodge County Crash 2024-05-31 15:10:40

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24102441 Date/Time: 05/31/2024 13:20   District: 2100 Rochester Case Information Contact: 507-923-2040 Media Contact: Sgt. Troy Christianson (507) 923-2050   Location: Westbound Highway 14 at Dodge County 280th Ave, MANTORVILLE TWP, Dodge County   Description: The Dodge Ram was traveling Westbound on Highway 14 while the Honda Civic was traveling… Continue reading Westbound Highway 14 at Dodge County 280th Ave, MANTORVILLE TWP, Dodge County
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Historic Justice: Minnesota Historical Society to Return Mankato Hanging Rope to Dakota Tribe

Hanging Rope Returning

MANKATO, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – The Minnesota Historical Society has announced its decision to return a historic artifact, the Mankato hanging rope, to the Prairie Island Indian Community. This rope was reportedly used during the mass hanging of 38 Native Americans after the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862. The Historical Society will file a notice of intent… Continue reading Historic Justice: Minnesota Historical Society to Return Mankato Hanging Rope to Dakota Tribe

End Of Watch 2024-05-31 13:04:58 – Trooper First Class Aaron Pelletier, Connecticut State Police, Connecticut

Aaron Pelletier Trooper First Class Aaron Pelletier was struck and killed by a truck while conducting a traffic stop on Interstate 84 East near Exit 31 in Southington. Trooper Pelletier pulled over a vehicle on the right shoulder of the highway with his lights and siren activated on his cruiser. While he was speaking with… Continue reading End Of Watch 2024-05-31 13:04:58 – Trooper First Class Aaron Pelletier, Connecticut State Police, Connecticut

Highway 169 at Mile Marker 28, SHELBY TWP, Blue Earth County Crash 2024-05-31 13:08:43

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24201027 Date/Time: 05/31/2024 10:59   District: 2200 Mankato Case Information Contact: 507-344-2750 Media Contact: Sgt. Troy Christianson (507) 923-2050   Location: Highway 169 at Mile Marker 28, SHELBY TWP, Blue Earth County   Description: Both vehicles were traveling on Highway 169 when they collided.     Road Condition: Wet  … Continue reading Highway 169 at Mile Marker 28, SHELBY TWP, Blue Earth County
Crash 2024-05-31 13:08:43

Nissan Issues Urgent Recall Over Deadly Airbag Defect

UNITED STATES (trfnews.i234.me) Nissan has issued an urgent recall affecting approximately 84,000 older vehicles due to potentially deadly Takata airbag inflators. Following a fatal incident and numerous injuries caused by exploding inflators hurling metal fragments, Nissan advises owners to cease driving their vehicles immediately. The recall encompasses specific models, including 2002-2006 Sentra small cars, 2002-2004… Continue reading Nissan Issues Urgent Recall Over Deadly Airbag Defect

SEX OFFENDER KNIGHT, MARK TRAVIS

Offender Profile Track Offender Offender Primary Information Name: KNIGHT, MARK TRAVIS Aliases: Birthdate: 2/29/1968 Sex: MALE Race: WHITE Height: 5′ 10″ Weight: 230 LBS Eye Color: BROWN Hair Color: BROWN Skin: MEDIUM Registration Expiration: LIFETIME Risk Level: HIGH Registration Status: REGISTERED Scars, Marks & Tattoos Observed Category Item/Location Description 8/30/2005 TAT CHEST CHEST SHARK Address… Continue reading SEX OFFENDER KNIGHT, MARK TRAVIS

Grand Forks Man Faces Court After Weekend Shooting Incident

Marko D. Ruot

EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Marko Ruot, 43, appeared in court on Tuesday, May 28, for a shooting incident over the weekend. Ruot is accused of firing a gun inside his girlfriend’s apartment at Brentwood Estates on Sunday morning. The incident occurred after Ruot, allegedly intoxicated at 9 a.m., argued with her brother. A… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Faces Court After Weekend Shooting Incident

Tensions Rise Again at Abbott Park: Juvenile Fight Follows Last Weekend’s Shooting

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – We have an update to our report of a Robbery and Assault in Grand Forks Wednesday evening at the same location as a shooting last weekend. We have an update regarding the reported robbery and assault at the Abbott Park basketball court, near Purper Arena behind the Fuji restaurant in… Continue reading Tensions Rise Again at Abbott Park: Juvenile Fight Follows Last Weekend’s Shooting

Grand Forks Man Claims Self-Defense in Basketball Court Shooting

Allen Little

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A Grand Forks man accused of shooting another man on a basketball court is speaking out, claiming he was defending his family. The incident occurred around 8 p.m. on Saturday, May 25, at the Abbott Sports Complex across from Purper Arena. “I got my family beside me,” said 24-year-old Allen… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Claims Self-Defense in Basketball Court Shooting

SWAT Team Arrests Armed Suspect After Fargo Standoff

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – We now have details regarding the arrest of a suspect in Fargo on Wednesday evening after SWAT was called to assist police. The incident began around 4:22 p.m. when Fargo police responded to a domestic disturbance involving Bryant Matthews, a 36-year-old man with no permanent address. Matthews had barricaded himself in… Continue reading SWAT Team Arrests Armed Suspect After Fargo Standoff

Hwy 210 MP103 Motley, MAY TWP, Cass County Crash 2024-05-31 08:55:41

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24800740 Date/Time: 05/31/2024 06:38   District: 2800 Brainerd Case Information Contact: 218-316-3030 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: Hwy 210 MP103 Motley, MAY TWP, Cass County   Description: (V1) 2012 Ford Edge. (V2) 2014 Chevrolet Malibu. 2012 Ford Edge was westbound Hwy 210. 2014 Chevrolet… Continue reading Hwy 210 MP103 Motley, MAY TWP, Cass County
Crash 2024-05-31 08:55:41

Kangaroo Court Conviction”: Senator Cramer Reacts to Trump’s Guilty Verdict

WASHINGTON (trfnews.i234.me) – Minutes after a New York jury found former President Donald Trump guilty of 34 felonies, North Dakota Republican U.S. Sen. Kevin Cramer posted his reaction on social media. “A kangaroo court in a third world city has ensured Donald Trump’s place in history as the 1st convicted president to win re-election,” Cramer… Continue reading Kangaroo Court Conviction”: Senator Cramer Reacts to Trump’s Guilty Verdict

Assault and Robbery Reported at Grand Forks Basketball Court

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Breaking news out of Grand Forks this Wednesday evening: An assault and robbery were reported just after 9:00 p.m. An ambulance was called to the 1000 block of 4th Avenue North. The incident began at the basketball court by Purper Arena behind the Fuji restaurant, the same location as last… Continue reading Assault and Robbery Reported at Grand Forks Basketball Court

Federal Appeals Court Supports Mayo Clinic Employees’ Vaccine Refusal

ROCHESTER, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Five Mayo Clinic employees who resisted COVID-19 vaccinations have received backing from a Federal Appeals Court. The 8th US Circuit Court of Appeals overturned a previous dismissal of their lawsuit, stating that the religious freedom aspects warrant deeper scrutiny. Mayo Clinic’s termination of hundreds of employees in 2021 due to vaccine… Continue reading Federal Appeals Court Supports Mayo Clinic Employees’ Vaccine Refusal

CROOKSTON ARREST/FIRE REPORT – MAY 31, 2024

The Northwest Regional Corrections Center reported the arrest of the following –   Derek James Goodwin, 42, of Bagley, for DUI in the first degree, driving while impaired. The Crookston Fire Department (CFD) responded to the following calls on 5/30/2024 – At 11:35 a.m., the CFD responded to the 100 block of E 3rd St. for a… Continue reading CROOKSTON ARREST/FIRE REPORT – MAY 31, 2024

Trump Guilty on All 34 Counts in a Corrupt Court Case: Sentencing Set for July 11

NEW YORK, NY (trfnews.i234.me) – As of 4:07 p.m. CST, former President Donald Trump has been found guilty of all 34 counts of falsifying business records in a prolonged trial in New York City. This landmark verdict makes Trump the first former U.S. president to be convicted of criminal charges. The sentencing is scheduled for… Continue reading Trump Guilty on All 34 Counts in a Corrupt Court Case: Sentencing Set for July 11

Pennington County Jail In Custody 05-31-2024 03:03

Photo MNI Name Sex Age Booking # Intake Date Charges 195405 Anderson, Jeremiah Adam M 42 4908 07-28-2023 18:29 F – BOARDER – 609.222.1 Assault-2nd Degree-Dangerous Weapon 212649 Asleson, Patricia Jean F 40 5467 05-22-2024 15:37 A – BOARDER – 152.025.1 Drugs – 5th Degree – Sale – Schedule IV contr 205780 Baron, Daniel Willis… Continue reading Pennington County Jail

In Custody 05-31-2024 03:03

Roseau County Jail In Custody 05-30-2024 23:46

Photo MNI Name Sex Age Booking # Intake Date Charges 12555 Acevedo, Antonio Rafael M 62 3266 03-14-2024 18:01 G – PROBATION VIOLATION – 169A.20.1(2) Traffic – DWI – Operate Motor Vehicle Under I 146453 Armstrong, Robert Earl M 52 3363 05-26-2024 04:56 M – 1 COURTPENDING – 629.75.2(b) Domestic Abuse No Contact Order –… Continue reading Roseau County Jail

In Custody 05-30-2024 23:46

Southbound Highway 61 & Highway 19, RED WING, Goodhue County Crash 2024-05-30 22:39:41

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24102425 Date/Time: 05/30/2024 14:54   District: 2100 Rochester Case Information Contact: 507-923-2040 Media Contact: Sgt. Troy Christianson (507) 923-2050   Location: Southbound Highway 61 & Highway 19, RED WING, Goodhue County   Description: Th Saturn Vue was turning westbound onto highway 19 from northbound 61 when the Saturn and Ford… Continue reading Southbound Highway 61 & Highway 19, RED WING, Goodhue County
Crash 2024-05-30 22:39:41

Highway 23 / Highway 91 – Russell, COON CREEK TWP, Lyon County Crash 2024-05-30 21:38:50

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24301098 Date/Time: 05/30/2024 17:03   District: 2300 Marshall Case Information Contact: 507-476-4020 Media Contact: Sgt. Troy Christianson (507) 923-2050   Location: Highway 23 / Highway 91 – Russell, COON CREEK TWP, Lyon County   Description: Chevrolet Traverse and Buick LaCrosse southbound on Highway 23. Vehicles Collided near the intersection of… Continue reading Highway 23 / Highway 91 – Russell, COON CREEK TWP, Lyon County
Crash 2024-05-30 21:38:50

Grayson Murray, who won his second PGA TOUR title at this year’s Sony Open in Hawaii, passed away Saturday

Grayson Murray

1 “We are devastated to learn and heartbroken to share that PGA TOUR player Grayson Murray passed away this morning. I am at a loss for words,” said PGA TOUR Commissioner Jay Monahan. “The PGA TOUR is a family, and when you lose a member of your family, you are never the same. We mourn… Continue reading Grayson Murray, who won his second PGA TOUR title at this year’s Sony Open in Hawaii, passed away Saturday

Tragic Discovery: Missing Boy Found Drowned in Redwood River

MARSHALL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Authorities in southwest Minnesota are investigating the apparent drowning of a young boy in Marshall. Police received a call about a missing child late Wednesday afternoon. About 35 minutes later, search crews found the unresponsive four-year-old boy in the Redwood River. Emergency responders administered life-saving measures at the scene and in… Continue reading Tragic Discovery: Missing Boy Found Drowned in Redwood River

Southbound Highway 169 near Main Street NW, ELK RIVER, Sherburne County Crash 2024-05-30 19:36:49

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24601841 Date/Time: 05/30/2024 11:33   District: 2600 St. Cloud Case Information Contact: 320-223-6666 Media Contact: Sgt. Jesse Grabow (218) 639-3168   Location: Southbound Highway 169 near Main Street NW, ELK RIVER, Sherburne County   Description: The Toyota Camry, Mack Pinnacle and Ford Explorer were all traveling Northbound on Highway 169… Continue reading Southbound Highway 169 near Main Street NW, ELK RIVER, Sherburne County
Crash 2024-05-30 19:36:49

Breaking News: Wednesday Night Blaze in Drayton, ND – Updates to Follow

DRAYTON, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A fire call came in from Drayton, North Dakota, approximately 40 miles north of Grand Forks, at 9:24 p.m. on Wednesday night. The Drayton Fire Department, Drayton Ambulance, and local police responded to the scene at 108 Parkview Terrace. We have reached out to Pembina County Sheriff Terry Meidinger and the… Continue reading Breaking News: Wednesday Night Blaze in Drayton, ND – Updates to Follow

Unattended Stove Sparks Apartment Fire in Drayton: No Injuries Reported

DRAYTON, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Drayton Fire Chief Jordan Grundstrom provided an update on the Wednesday night apartment fire in Drayton, North Dakota. The Drayton Fire Department was dispatched at 9:24 p.m. to a single-level fourplex where a fire had broken out. The blaze was contained to one unit, and fortunately, no injuries were reported. The… Continue reading Unattended Stove Sparks Apartment Fire in Drayton: No Injuries Reported

Tragic Hit-and-Run Near Devils Lake: Man Killed, Suspect at Large

DEVILS LAKE, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A fatal hit-and-run occurred near St. Michael, south of Devils Lake, North Dakota, on Wednesday night. At approximately 8:15 p.m., a man walking along the highway was struck and killed by a vehicle, which then fled the scene. An eyewitness reported the incident to TRF News, prompting an investigation by… Continue reading Tragic Hit-and-Run Near Devils Lake: Man Killed, Suspect at Large

Highway 40 near CR5, WILLMAR, Kandiyohi County Crash 2024-05-30 18:35:42

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24601843 Date/Time: 05/30/2024 12:27   District: 2600 St. Cloud Case Information Contact: 320-223-6666 Media Contact: Sgt. Jesse Grabow (218) 639-3168   Location: Highway 40 near CR5, WILLMAR, Kandiyohi County   Description: The Ford F150 was traveling Westbound on Highway 40 and when it lost control and went into the ditch… Continue reading Highway 40 near CR5, WILLMAR, Kandiyohi County
Crash 2024-05-30 18:35:42

Dr. Richard A. Galstad – Obituary

Dr. Richard A. Galstad, 63, of Grand Forks, ND passed away Saturday, May 25, 2024, at his home in Grand Forks. Richard Allen Galstad was born on July 2, 1960, the son of Irvin and Darlene (Titcomb) Galstad. He is survived by his wife, Cathy (Lunak); his daughters, Karli Storbakken (Kyle, Willow, Wells); Marina Schaefer… Continue reading Dr. Richard A. Galstad – Obituary

NB 371 Hwy @ milepost 10, RIPLEY TWP, Morrision County Crash 2024-05-30 17:34:40

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24800734 Date/Time: 05/30/2024 14:07   District: 2800 Brainerd Case Information Contact: 218-316-3030 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: NB 371 Hwy @ milepost 10, RIPLEY TWP, Morrision County   Description: Toyota Highlander was northbound on Highway 371 and 233rd St when it went off road… Continue reading NB 371 Hwy @ milepost 10, RIPLEY TWP, Morrision County
Crash 2024-05-30 17:34:40

John Louis Blue – Obituary

Oct. 15, 1949 – May 24, 2024 FARGO, N.D. – John Louis Blue, 74, Fargo, formerly Portland, N.D., died Friday, May 24, in St. Catherine’s South. A graveside service will be 11 a.m. Friday, June 7, at Fargo National Cemetery near Harwood, N.D. Arrangements by Boulger Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center.

46th Avenue and Interstate 35 , DULUTH, St. Louis County Crash 2024-05-30 15:33:00

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24271099 Date/Time: 05/30/2024 09:10   District: 2700 Duluth Case Information Contact: 218-302-6127 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: 46th Avenue and Interstate 35 , DULUTH, St. Louis County   Description: The Hyundai Santa Fe was westbound on 46th Street to go southbound on Interstate 35.… Continue reading 46th Avenue and Interstate 35 , DULUTH, St. Louis County
Crash 2024-05-30 15:33:00

Ronnie Gail Thompson – Obituary

Ronnie Gail Thompson, 81 years old and lifelong farmer from rural Brinsmade and Devils Lake, passed on the morning of May 21, 2024 at his Devils Lake home with his family surrounding him. Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday, June 1, 2024 at the Trinity Free Lutheran Church in Minnewaukan, ND with… Continue reading Ronnie Gail Thompson – Obituary

Highway 61 and West Jewell Ave, LAKE CITY, Wabasha County Crash 2024-05-30 13:30:43

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24102422 Date/Time: 05/30/2024 12:03   District: 2100 Rochester Case Information Contact: 507-923-2040 Media Contact: Sgt. Troy Christianson (507) 923-2050   Location: Highway 61 and West Jewell Ave, LAKE CITY, Wabasha County   Description: The Jeep Liberty was Northbound on Highway 61 when it left the roadway and struck a sign.… Continue reading Highway 61 and West Jewell Ave, LAKE CITY, Wabasha County
Crash 2024-05-30 13:30:43

A Grand Forks man pleaded guilty to Class A misdemeanor engaging in a riot Friday

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Alexander Clifford Haase, 25, pleaded guilty to Class A misdemeanor engaging in a riot on Friday, May 24, for his involvement in a September incident at the Grand Forks County Correctional Center. He was sentenced to 90 days in custody, with credit for 43 days already served. On the night… Continue reading A Grand Forks man pleaded guilty to Class A misdemeanor engaging in a riot Friday

Charles Gehrke – Obituary

Dec. 1, 1930 – May 25, 2024 ANETA, N.D. – Charles Gehrke, 93, Aneta, N.D., died Saturday, May 25, in Aneta Parkview Health Center. Visitation will be from 9:30-10:30 a.m., followed by a funeral at 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 31, in Sundahl Lutheran Church in Aneta. Interment will be in Silent Hill Cemetery in Aneta.… Continue reading Charles Gehrke – Obituary

SB Hwy 169 at 239th Ave, LIVONIA TWP, Sherburne County Crash 2024-05-30 11:26:51

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24601838 Date/Time: 05/30/2024 09:16   District: 2600 St. Cloud Case Information Contact: 320-223-6666 Media Contact: Sgt. Jesse Grabow (218) 639-3168   Location: SB Hwy 169 at 239th Ave, LIVONIA TWP, Sherburne County   Description: Honda was EB on 239th Ave. GMC was SB on Hwy 169. Vehicles collided in the… Continue reading SB Hwy 169 at 239th Ave, LIVONIA TWP, Sherburne County
Crash 2024-05-30 11:26:51

CROOKSTON ARREST/FIRE REPORT – MAY 30, 2024

The Northwest Regional Corrections Center reported the arrest of the following –   Sandra Kay Kouba, 72, of Mentor, for DUI in the third degree, driving while impaired. Christina Ann Mayotte, 35, for possession of Drugs in the third degree, methamphetamine/amphetamine in a school/park/public housing zone. Ryan Robert Stewart, 28, of Grand Forks, for DUI with refusal to submit… Continue reading CROOKSTON ARREST/FIRE REPORT – MAY 30, 2024

Jonathan “Jon” Labine – Obituary

Dec. 4, 1972 – May 24, 2024 ARGYLE, Minn. – Jonathan “Jon” Labine, 51, Argyle, Minn., died Friday, May 24, in his home from his own hand. Visitation will be from 9:30-10:30 a.m., followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, June 1, at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Argyle.… Continue reading Jonathan “Jon” Labine – Obituary

Blaze Strikes Fargo: Apartment Building Engulfed in Flames

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) Early Wednesday morning, firefighters rushed to 355 4th Avenue North in Fargo in response to reports of residents trapped inside a burning apartment building. Upon arrival, firefighters discovered flames engulfing the exterior and extending into the attic, with heavy smoke billowing from the eaves and roof. Swift action by the firefighting crews contained… Continue reading Blaze Strikes Fargo: Apartment Building Engulfed in Flames

Breaking: Armed Suspect Prompts Police Lockdown in Fargo Neighborhood

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) Breaking news from Fargo this Wednesday evening: a significant police presence has locked down the 1800 block of 2nd Avenue South. As of 6:25 p.m., streets in the area are blocked off due to reports of a possible armed suspect. An ambulance is on standby at the intersection of Main Avenue and… Continue reading Breaking: Armed Suspect Prompts Police Lockdown in Fargo Neighborhood

Police Bodycam Video Of Deadly Officer Involved Shooting, Crookston, MN, May 16, 2024

CROOKSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) Bodycam video of a deadly officer-involved shooting in Crookston, Minnesota by a police officer on May 16, 2024. Subject was carrying a hatchet. he’s got something in his hand that almost looks like a hatchet if you guys want to stage at the bottom of the hill there over there.  

SWAT Team Arrests Armed Suspect in Fargo Standoff

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Breaking news from Fargo: A suspect is in custody after a tense standoff requiring SWAT team intervention on Wednesday evening. At approximately 8:00 p.m., the SWAT team moved in to apprehend a suspect barricaded in an apartment building on the 1800 block of 2nd Avenue South. Initial reports indicated police concerns… Continue reading SWAT Team Arrests Armed Suspect in Fargo Standoff

Pennington County Jail In Custody 05-30-2024 05:03

Photo MNI Name Sex Age Booking # Intake Date Charges 195405 Anderson, Jeremiah Adam M 42 4908 07-28-2023 18:29 F – BOARDER – 609.222.1 Assault-2nd Degree-Dangerous Weapon 212649 Asleson, Patricia Jean F 40 5467 05-22-2024 15:37 A – BOARDER – 152.025.1 Drugs – 5th Degree – Sale – Schedule IV contr 205780 Baron, Daniel Willis… Continue reading Pennington County Jail

In Custody 05-30-2024 05:03

Roseau County Jail In Custody 05-30-2024 01:14

Photo MNI Name Sex Age Booking # Intake Date Charges 12555 Acevedo, Antonio Rafael M 62 3266 03-14-2024 18:01 G – PROBATION VIOLATION – 169A.20.1(2) Traffic – DWI – Operate Motor Vehicle Under I 146453 Armstrong, Robert Earl M 52 3363 05-26-2024 04:56 M – 1 COURTPENDING – 629.75.2(b) Domestic Abuse No Contact Order –… Continue reading Roseau County Jail

In Custody 05-30-2024 01:14

Eastbound 90 at milepost 85, JAY TWP, Martin County Crash 2024-05-30 02:13:56

Incident Incident type: Fatal ICR: 24201019 Date/Time: 05/29/2024 20:50   District: 2200 Mankato Case Information Contact: 507-344-2750 Media Contact: Sgt. Troy Christianson (507) 923-2050   Location: Eastbound 90 at milepost 85, JAY TWP, Martin County   This fatal crash involved an unbelted/unrestrained occupant.   Description: The Trailblazer was traveling Eastbound on 90. Vehicle lost control,… Continue reading Eastbound 90 at milepost 85, JAY TWP, Martin County
Crash 2024-05-30 02:13:56

Hwy 7 at Garden Ave, HALE TWP, Mcleod County Crash 2024-05-30 00:11:34

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24201014 Date/Time: 05/29/2024 15:19   District: 2200 Mankato Case Information Contact: 507-344-2750 Media Contact: Sgt. Troy Christianson (507) 923-2050   Location: Hwy 7 at Garden Ave, HALE TWP, Mcleod County   Description: Ram was WB on Hwy 7. Chevrolet was EB on Hwy 7. Vehicles collided near Garden Ave.  … Continue reading Hwy 7 at Garden Ave, HALE TWP, Mcleod County
Crash 2024-05-30 00:11:34

A Warroad, Minnesota man is charged with assaulting children. The children’s mother is charged with neglect.

Kaylie S. Krube

WARROAD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Jason C. Tappe of Warroad, Minnesota, is charged with assaulting two children, a 12-month-old and a 2-and-a-half-year-old. He faces four felony charges of first-degree assault, two counts of third-degree assault, and child neglect resulting in substantial harm. The children’s mother, Kaylie S. Krube, has been charged with felony child neglect. According… Continue reading A Warroad, Minnesota man is charged with assaulting children. The children’s mother is charged with neglect.

Thousands of Minnesota and North Dakota Families Eligible for Free Food

MINNESOTA (trfnews.i234.me) – The Minnesota Department of Health is urging eligible families in Minnesota to apply for the federal Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC). Department spokeswoman Kate Franken highlighted that approximately 61,000 Minnesota families are not yet enrolled in the program. WIC food benefits include milk, cheese, yogurt, eggs, whole grains,… Continue reading Thousands of Minnesota and North Dakota Families Eligible for Free Food

$250-Million Fraud Trial Resumes in Minneapolis This Week

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – The federal Feeding Our Future fraud trial will resume this week in Minneapolis. Prosecutors will conclude their case, and the defense will begin calling witnesses to demonstrate that they provided meals to children across Minnesota. Over the past few weeks, the government has submitted hundreds of financial records and Child Nutrition… Continue reading $250-Million Fraud Trial Resumes in Minneapolis This Week

Charges Filed After Grand Forks Man Allegedly Fires Shot in East Grand Forks Apartment

Marko D. Ruot

EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Charges have been filed against 43-year-old Marko D. Ruot of Grand Forks following an incident in which he allegedly fired a shot in an East Grand Forks apartment on Sunday. According to court documents, officers responded to a report of a shot fired at an apartment on 417th Street… Continue reading Charges Filed After Grand Forks Man Allegedly Fires Shot in East Grand Forks Apartment

GRAND FORKS SHOOTING UPDATE: Suspect Charged, Victim Identified

Allen Little

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A Grand Forks man has been charged with Aggravated Assault and Reckless Endangerment, after allegedly shooting another man while playing basketball Saturday evening. The victim has also now been identified. Criminal charges have been filed against Allen Little of Grand Forks in connection with a shooting that occurred Saturday evening… Continue reading GRAND FORKS SHOOTING UPDATE: Suspect Charged, Victim Identified

Champlin Daycare Provider Sentenced for Injuring 6-Month-Old

Michelle Maree Holte

CHAMPLIN, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A Champlin daycare provider has been sentenced to prison for causing a brain injury to an infant in her care. Michelle Maree Holte, 59, was recently sentenced to over seven years in Hennepin County Court. She pled guilty to first-degree assault after tossing a six-month-old into a playpen last October at… Continue reading Champlin Daycare Provider Sentenced for Injuring 6-Month-Old

A Quick Review of Recent Felony-Level Charges Across the Region

MINNESOTA-NORTH DAKOTA (trfnews.i234.me) – As we catch up on pending court cases following the long Memorial Day weekend, here’s a quick review of felony-level charges across the region: Tad Isaac Butcher of Crookston – Charged with second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon. On May 22nd, Butcher allegedly attempted to hit a victim with a hammer… Continue reading A Quick Review of Recent Felony-Level Charges Across the Region

CROOKSTON ARREST/FIRE REPORT – MAY 29, 2024

The Northwest Regional Corrections Center reported the arrest of the following –  Tanner Louis Geatz, 27, for DUI in the third degree, driving while impaired (refused to submit to a chemical test). Shannon Jean Blackwolf, 31, of Redwood Falls, for DUI in the third degree, driving while impaired. Stephen Wayne Jernigan, 43, of Crestview, Florida, for Carry/Possession… Continue reading CROOKSTON ARREST/FIRE REPORT – MAY 29, 2024

In Custody 05-29-2024 05:01

Photo MNI Name Sex Age Booking # Intake Date Charges 195405 Anderson, Jeremiah Adam M 42 4908 07-28-2023 18:29 F – BOARDER – 609.222.1 Assault-2nd Degree-Dangerous Weapon 212649 Asleson, Patricia Jean F 40 5467 05-22-2024 15:37 A – BOARDER – 152.025.1 Drugs – 5th Degree – Sale – Schedule IV contr 205780 Baron, Daniel Willis… Continue reading In Custody 05-29-2024 05:01

Southbound Highway 52 MP 60, ROCHESTER, Olmsted County Crash 2024-05-29 05:44:56

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24102399 Date/Time: 05/29/2024 04:27   District: 2100 Rochester Case Information Contact: 507-923-2040 Media Contact: Sgt. Troy Christianson (507) 923-2050   Location: Southbound Highway 52 MP 60, ROCHESTER, Olmsted County   Description: Chevy was southbound on Highway 52 near milepost 60 when vehicle struck a deer.     Road Condition: Dry… Continue reading Southbound Highway 52 MP 60, ROCHESTER, Olmsted County
Crash 2024-05-29 05:44:56

Roseau County Jail In Custody 05-29-2024 02:44

Photo MNI Name Sex Age Booking # Intake Date Charges 12555 Acevedo, Antonio Rafael M 62 3266 03-14-2024 18:01 G – PROBATION VIOLATION – 169A.20.1(2) Traffic – DWI – Operate Motor Vehicle Under I 146453 Armstrong, Robert Earl M 52 3363 05-26-2024 04:56 M – 1 COURTPENDING – 629.75.2(b) Domestic Abuse No Contact Order –… Continue reading Roseau County Jail

In Custody 05-29-2024 02:44

Hwy 11 MP209, RAINY LAKE UNORG, Koochiching County Crash 2024-05-29 00:33:53

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24310486 Date/Time: 05/28/2024 18:04   District: 3100 Virginia Case Information Contact: 218-735-3720 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: Hwy 11 MP209, RAINY LAKE UNORG, Koochiching County   Description: (V1) 2018 Alfa Stelvio SUV. The Alfa SUV was eastbound Hwy 11 near MP209, lost control in… Continue reading Hwy 11 MP209, RAINY LAKE UNORG, Koochiching County
Crash 2024-05-29 00:33:53

Highway 371 at Excelsior, BAXTER, Crow Wing County Crash 2024-05-28 22:32:51

Incident Incident type: Fatal ICR: 24800727 Date/Time: 05/28/2024 18:33   District: 2800 Brainerd Case Information Contact: 218-316-3030 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: Highway 371 at Excelsior, BAXTER, Crow Wing County   Description: Both the Range Rover and Buick were heading Eastbound on Excelsior and Highway 371. West of the… Continue reading Highway 371 at Excelsior, BAXTER, Crow Wing County
Crash 2024-05-28 22:32:51

Obituary | Judith Bruggeman | Obit

Judith Bruggeman, of Thief River Falls, MN, passed away on Monday, February 26, 2024, at her residence, at the age of 78. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, June 1, 2024 at Obit in Thief River Falls, MN. Visitation will take place one hour prior to the Celebration… Continue reading Obituary | Judith Bruggeman | Obit

General Hospital Actor Johnny Wactor Fatally Shot in Los Angeles

Johnny Wactor

383 Johnny Wactor, known for his role in General Hospital, tragically died on Saturday, May 25, in Los Angeles at the age of 37. Early Saturday morning, Wactor was with a coworker near his car when he noticed three individuals tampering with the vehicle. According to his mother, Wactor was shot as he approached them,… Continue reading General Hospital Actor Johnny Wactor Fatally Shot in Los Angeles

Highway 23 and 8th ave, Foley, FOLEY, Benton County Crash 2024-05-28 20:30:46

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24601820 Date/Time: 05/28/2024 17:53   District: 2600 St. Cloud Case Information Contact: 320-223-6666 Media Contact: Sgt. Jesse Grabow (218) 639-3168   Location: Highway 23 and 8th ave, Foley, FOLEY, Benton County   Description: Semi truck and trailer was going around the roundabout, and rolled.     Road Condition: Wet  … Continue reading Highway 23 and 8th ave, Foley, FOLEY, Benton County
Crash 2024-05-28 20:30:46

Serious Injury in Fargo I-94 Crash Under Red River Walk Bridge

What: Two-vehicle injury crash Where: I-94 MM 351 (Fargo metro area, under Red River Walk Bridge) When: May 26, 2024, at approximately 10:49 a.m. Road Conditions: Good Weather Conditions: Sunny Crash Involvement: Vehicle vs. semi-truck Type of Crash: Rear-end collision Agencies Involved: North Dakota Highway Patrol, Fargo Police, Fargo Fire, Sanford Ambulance Vehicle No. 1:… Continue reading Serious Injury in Fargo I-94 Crash Under Red River Walk Bridge

Search for Two Missing Canoeists in Minnesota Boundary Waters Continues on Memorial Day

BOUNDARY WATERS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – The search for two men who remain missing in the Minnesota Boundary Waters continued on Memorial Day. Jesse Haugen of Cambridge, Minnesota, and Reis Grams of Lino Lakes, Minnesota, went over Curtain Falls in the Boundary Waters with a canoe a week ago on Saturday. An incredible photo posted by… Continue reading Search for Two Missing Canoeists in Minnesota Boundary Waters Continues on Memorial Day

Obituary | Evert Langelett | Obit

Evert Lorence Langelett of Thief River Falls, MN, was born December 20, 1936, in Bray Township, Pennington County, MN to August and Claire (Wesenberg) Langelett. Evert was the youngest of twelve children. At age 7, his father passed away from an infection. He had to man up and help take care of the farm. Evert… Continue reading Obituary | Evert Langelett | Obit

Northbound Highway 52/ Interstate 90, MARION TWP, Olmsted County Crash 2024-05-28 16:25:21

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24102382 Date/Time: 05/28/2024 14:14   District: 2100 Rochester Case Information Contact: 507-923-2040 Media Contact: Sgt. Troy Christianson (507) 923-2050   Location: Northbound Highway 52/ Interstate 90, MARION TWP, Olmsted County   Description: The Ford Fusion was turning left to go westbound on Interstate 90 from southbound Highway 52. The GMC… Continue reading Northbound Highway 52/ Interstate 90, MARION TWP, Olmsted County
Crash 2024-05-28 16:25:21

U.S. Highway 71 at Main St. NE, MENAHGA, Wadena County Crash 2024-05-28 14:23:47

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24900833 Date/Time: 05/28/2024 10:38   District: 2900 Detroit Lakes Case Information Contact: 218-846-8260 Media Contact: Sgt. Jesse Grabow (218) 639-3168   Location: U.S. Highway 71 at Main St. NE, MENAHGA, Wadena County   Description: 2014 Ford F-150 was traveling northbound on U.S. Highway 71. 2015 Buick Encore was traveling eastbound… Continue reading U.S. Highway 71 at Main St. NE, MENAHGA, Wadena County
Crash 2024-05-28 14:23:47

Memorial Day at Arlington National Cemetery

ARLINGTON, VA (trfnews.i234.me) – As we gather at Arlington National Cemetery on this Memorial Day, we are reminded of the profound sacrifices made by those men and women who laid down their lives in service to our nation. Their unwavering dedication, bravery, and selflessness are a testament to the indomitable spirit of our great country.… Continue reading Memorial Day at Arlington National Cemetery

Two People Die in Head-On Crash in Pope County on Saturday Night

POPE CO., Minn. (trfnews.i234.me) – Two people died in a head-on crash in Pope County on Saturday night. Minnesota State Patrol reports that 33-year-old Isaac Carlson of Glenwood, Minnesota, was driving westbound on Highway 28 when he collided with an eastbound vehicle driven by 39-year-old Nicholas Bergman of Oakdale, Minnesota. The accident occurred around 7:40… Continue reading Two People Die in Head-On Crash in Pope County on Saturday Night

Pennington County Jail In Custody 05-28-2024 07:01

Photo MNI Name Sex Age Booking # Intake Date Charges 195405 Anderson, Jeremiah Adam M 42 4908 07-28-2023 18:29 F – BOARDER – 609.222.1 Assault-2nd Degree-Dangerous Weapon 212649 Asleson, Patricia Jean F 40 5467 05-22-2024 15:37 A – BOARDER – 152.025.1 Drugs – 5th Degree – Sale – Schedule IV contr 205780 Baron, Daniel Willis… Continue reading Pennington County Jail

In Custody 05-28-2024 07:01

Roseau County Jail In Custody 05-28-2024 05:43

Photo MNI Name Sex Age Booking # Intake Date Charges 12555 Acevedo, Antonio Rafael M 62 3266 03-14-2024 18:01 G – PROBATION VIOLATION – 169A.20.1(2) Traffic – DWI – Operate Motor Vehicle Under I 146453 Armstrong, Robert Earl M 52 3363 05-26-2024 04:56 M – 1 COURTPENDING – 629.75.2(b) Domestic Abuse No Contact Order –… Continue reading Roseau County Jail

In Custody 05-28-2024 05:43

MN Hwy 23 MP85, LUCAS TWP, Lyon County Crash 2024-05-27 19:57:39

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24301060 Date/Time: 05/27/2024 14:55   District: 2300 Marshall Case Information Contact: 507-476-4020 Media Contact: Sgt. Troy Christianson (507) 923-2050   Location: MN Hwy 23 MP85, LUCAS TWP, Lyon County   Description: The RAM 1500 was northbound on MN Hwy 23 when it left the road entering the southbound ditch and… Continue reading MN Hwy 23 MP85, LUCAS TWP, Lyon County
Crash 2024-05-27 19:57:39

Southbound 35 mile post 228, MAHTOWA TWP, Carlton County Crash 2024-05-27 18:56:50

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24271073 Date/Time: 05/27/2024 15:27   District: 2700 Duluth Case Information Contact: 218-302-6127 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: Southbound 35 mile post 228, MAHTOWA TWP, Carlton County   Description: Lexus was southbound 35 when a deer ran out and was hit by the lexus. minor… Continue reading Southbound 35 mile post 228, MAHTOWA TWP, Carlton County
Crash 2024-05-27 18:56:50

Highway 28 and County Road 57, LEVEN TWP, Pope County Crash 2024-05-27 16:53:44

Incident Incident type: Fatal ICR: 24601788 Date/Time: 05/25/2024 19:41   District: 2600 St. Cloud Case Information Contact: 320-223-6666 Media Contact: Sgt. Jesse Grabow (218) 639-3168   Location: Highway 28 and County Road 57, LEVEN TWP, Pope County   Description: The Ram 1500 was westbound MN Highway 28 and the Ford Fusion was eastbound, where the… Continue reading Highway 28 and County Road 57, LEVEN TWP, Pope County
Crash 2024-05-27 16:53:44

Man Charged with Murder After Psychedelic Mushroom Trip Leads to Fatal Shooting

Malcom Mayors

STANLEY, N.D. (trfnews.i234.me) – Malcom Mayors, 33, of Stanley, North Dakota, turned himself into the Mountrail County Jail shortly after midnight on Friday. Mayors confessed to officers that he had taken psychedelic mushrooms and was uncertain if he had killed his friend. Police responded to 535 2nd St. SW, discovering a man shot through the… Continue reading Man Charged with Murder After Psychedelic Mushroom Trip Leads to Fatal Shooting

Hwy 371 at CR 13 Nisswa, NISSWA, Crow Wing County Crash 2024-05-27 15:53:15

Incident Incident type: Fatal ICR: 24800716 Date/Time: 05/27/2024 11:47   District: 2800 Brainerd Case Information Contact: 218-316-3030 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: Hwy 371 at CR 13 Nisswa, NISSWA, Crow Wing County   Description: (V1) 2016 Chevrolet Impala. (V2) 2015 Chevrolet Silverado Pickup. 2016 Chevrolet Impala was southbound Hwy… Continue reading Hwy 371 at CR 13 Nisswa, NISSWA, Crow Wing County
Crash 2024-05-27 15:53:15

Man Arrested Following Intentional Pedestrian Hit and Run in Fargo

Nicholas Bruesch

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Nicholas Bruesch, a resident of Mapleton, North Dakota, is in custody on Memorial Day after allegedly attempting to intentionally run over a pedestrian on Sunday afternoon. Fargo police responded to the scene near the 200 block of 8th Avenue North, where a vehicle-pedestrian collision occurred. It was determined that the incident… Continue reading Man Arrested Following Intentional Pedestrian Hit and Run in Fargo

CROOKSTON ARREST/FIRE REPORT – MAY 27, 2024

The Crookston Fire Department (CFD) responded to the following calls over the weekend – 5/25/2024 At 4:35 p.m., the CFD responded to the 200 block of S Main for a detector sounding. Upon arrival, it was found to be a low battery. There was no danger present. The CFD assisted the tenant with replacing the… Continue reading CROOKSTON ARREST/FIRE REPORT – MAY 27, 2024

Charlie Colin, Founding Member of Train, Dies at 58

Charlie Colin

1.4K Charlie Colin, bassist and founding member of the band Train, known for hits like “Drops of Jupiter” and “Meet Virginia,” has died at 58. Colin’s sister, Carolyn Stephens, confirmed his death to The Associated Press. He died after slipping and falling in the shower while house-sitting for a friend in Brussels, TMZ reported. Colin… Continue reading Charlie Colin, Founding Member of Train, Dies at 58

Fargo Police Investigating Shots Fired Incident on Sunday Night

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Fargo Police are investigating a confirmed case of shots fired on Sunday night. According to Sergeant Jessica White of the Neighborhood Services Division, officers responded to a report of shots fired at approximately 7:55 p.m. in the 5100 block of Amber Valley Parkway. Officers confirmed that shots were fired, but no… Continue reading Fargo Police Investigating Shots Fired Incident on Sunday Night

Morgan Spurlock, the Oscar-nominated filmmaker behind “Super Size Me,” dies at 53

Morgan Spurlock

1.6K Morgan Spurlock, known for his impactful documentary “Super Size Me,” passed away at 53 due to complications from cancer, according to his family. “It was a sad day, as we said goodbye to my brother Morgan,” his brother Craig Spurlock stated, highlighting Morgan’s artistic contributions and generosity. Legacy and Notable Works Spurlock gained prominence… Continue reading Morgan Spurlock, the Oscar-nominated filmmaker behind “Super Size Me,” dies at 53

Tire Blowout Leads to Serious Injury in Ward County Dump Truck Crash

Tire Blowout Leads to Serious Injury in Ward County Dump Truck Crash

Location: Highway 2, Mile Marker 128, approximately 16 miles west of Minot Date: May 21, 2024, approximately 10:42 AM CT Road Conditions: Dry Weather Conditions: Cloudy Crash Type: Single Vehicle Rollover Agencies Involved: NDHP, Ward County Sheriff’s Office, Burlington PD, Minot Community Ambulance, Berthold Fire/EMS Vehicle: 2000 Sterling Dump Truck Driver: Jeffrey Krout, 60, Towner,… Continue reading Tire Blowout Leads to Serious Injury in Ward County Dump Truck Crash

Breaking News: Large Law Enforcement Search for Suspect in Grand Forks Sunday Night

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – More details have emerged about the significant police presence in Grand Forks on Sunday evening. Authorities were searching for a suspect involved in a retail theft. The suspect was first spotted near the Bobcat Dealership off I-29. Sergeant Angstrom of the Grand Forks Police Department reported that the search extended… Continue reading Breaking News: Large Law Enforcement Search for Suspect in Grand Forks Sunday Night

Repeat Offender Arrested After High-Speed Chase in Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A New Rockford man, Kyle Kahalehili Maez-Schaak, 31, was arrested in Grand Forks for allegedly fleeing police, marking his eighth such incident in the past six years. Maez-Schaak has been arrested more than 30 times in his adult life. On Thursday, May 23, at 4:03 a.m., a county deputy attempted… Continue reading Repeat Offender Arrested After High-Speed Chase in Grand Forks

Roseau County Jail In Custody 05-27-2024 07:12

Photo MNI Name Sex Age Booking # Intake Date Charges 12555 Acevedo, Antonio Rafael M 62 3266 03-14-2024 18:01 G – PROBATION VIOLATION – 169A.20.1(2) Traffic – DWI – Operate Motor Vehicle Under I 146453 Armstrong, Robert Earl M 52 3363 05-26-2024 04:56 M – 1 COURTPENDING – 629.75.2(b) Domestic Abuse No Contact Order –… Continue reading Roseau County Jail

In Custody 05-27-2024 07:12

Pennington County Jail In Custody 05-27-2024 07:05

Photo MNI Name Sex Age Booking # Intake Date Charges 195405 Anderson, Jeremiah Adam M 42 4908 07-28-2023 18:29 F – BOARDER – 609.222.1 Assault-2nd Degree-Dangerous Weapon 212649 Asleson, Patricia Jean F 40 5467 05-22-2024 15:37 A – BOARDER – 152.025.1 Drugs – 5th Degree – Sale – Schedule IV contr 205780 Baron, Daniel Willis… Continue reading Pennington County Jail

In Custody 05-27-2024 07:05

Breaking News: Shots Fired in Fargo Neighborhood Sunday Evening

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Police are investigating a report of shots fired in a Fargo neighborhood this Sunday evening. Sergeant Jessica White from the Neighborhood Services Division reported that at approximately 7:55 p.m., officers responded to the 5100 block of Amber Valley Parkway following a report of gunfire. Upon arrival, officers confirmed that shots had… Continue reading Breaking News: Shots Fired in Fargo Neighborhood Sunday Evening

Gunfire Erupts at North St. Paul Graduation Party, Injuring Four

NORTH ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Late Saturday night, a graduation party at Casey Lake Park in North St. Paul turned violent as gunfire erupted, leaving four people injured. Police received reports of an assault involving gunfire at approximately 10:44 p.m. on May 25. Officers responding to the park, located in the 2100 block of… Continue reading Gunfire Erupts at North St. Paul Graduation Party, Injuring Four

Traffic Stop Turns Violent: Suspect Airlifted After Knife Injury in Morrison County

Morrison County (trfnews.i234.me) – The Morrison County Sheriff’s Office reported a violent incident during a traffic stop on May 25, 2024, at approximately 10:30 PM. A Morrison County Deputy initiated the stop on Highway 25, just south of Pierz in Pierz Township, suspecting the driver of speeding and Driving Under the Influence (DUI). After conducting… Continue reading Traffic Stop Turns Violent: Suspect Airlifted After Knife Injury in Morrison County

Breaking News: Large Law Enforcement Search for Suspect in Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Breaking news out of Grand Forks this Sunday evening: a significant law enforcement search is underway for a suspect. Details are scarce at the moment. The search is currently centered around the Bobcat retail outlet south of the Flying J along I-29. According to scanner reports, the suspect may have… Continue reading Breaking News: Large Law Enforcement Search for Suspect in Grand Forks

Highway 58/County Road 16, GOODHUE TWP, Goodhue County Crash 2024-05-26 23:27:45

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24102352 Date/Time: 05/26/2024 20:26   District: 2100 Rochester Case Information Contact: 507-923-2040 Media Contact:   Location: Highway 58/County Road 16, GOODHUE TWP, Goodhue County   Description: The Honda 3-wheel motorcycle was Northbound on Highway 58 when it struck a “Road Closed” sign     Road Condition: Dry   Outside agencies:… Continue reading Highway 58/County Road 16, GOODHUE TWP, Goodhue County
Crash 2024-05-26 23:27:45

Highway 53 North of Willow River RD , WILLOW VALLEY TWP, St. Louis County Crash 2024-05-26 21:25:59

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24310477 Date/Time: 05/26/2024 16:58   District: 3100 Virginia Case Information Contact: 218-735-3720 Media Contact:   Location: Highway 53 North of Willow River RD , WILLOW VALLEY TWP, St. Louis County   Description: Kia was driving Northbound on Highway 53 at about Willow River RD when it crashed into the ditch.… Continue reading Highway 53 North of Willow River RD , WILLOW VALLEY TWP, St. Louis County
Crash 2024-05-26 21:25:59

Basketball Court Shooting in Grand Forks: Suspect in Custody

Allen Little

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – We have an update regarding a Saturday evening shooting at a basketball court in Grand Forks. The incident occurred behind Fuji’s Restaurant on South Washington Street, near the Purpur Arena. According to Sergeant Angstrom of the Grand Forks Police, officers were dispatched at 8:07 p.m. to the Abbott Sports Complex… Continue reading Basketball Court Shooting in Grand Forks: Suspect in Custody

Highway 218 near Mile Marker 28, BLOOMING PRAIRIE, Steele County Crash 2024-05-26 17:21:47

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24102345 Date/Time: 05/26/2024 14:35   District: 2100 Rochester Case Information Contact: 507-923-2040 Media Contact:   Location: Highway 218 near Mile Marker 28, BLOOMING PRAIRIE, Steele County   Description: The Land Rover Range Rover was traveling Southbound on Highway 218 and the Toyota Sienna was traveling Northbound on Highway 218. The… Continue reading Highway 218 near Mile Marker 28, BLOOMING PRAIRIE, Steele County
Crash 2024-05-26 17:21:47

Two Corrections Officers Assaulted by Inmates at Stillwater Prison, Facility on Lockdown

Two Corrections Officers Assaulted by Inmates at Stillwater Prison, Facility on Lockdown

BAYPORT, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Two corrections officers at Stillwater prison were hospitalized after being assaulted by inmates on Saturday morning, officials reported. The incident occurred around 11:30 a.m. on May 25, when an inmate attacked a corrections officer at a housing unit security post, according to a news release issued Sunday by the Minnesota Department… Continue reading Two Corrections Officers Assaulted by Inmates at Stillwater Prison, Facility on Lockdown

Collision at the intersection of Fourth Street and Arnold Avenue

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – On May 9 at 5:22 p.m., a collision occurred at the intersection of Fourth Street and Arnold Avenue. Alicia Mireles from Thief River Falls was driving a 2014 Chevy Sonic eastbound on Fourth Street. She failed to yield at a yield sign and collided with a 2015 Ford Escape… Continue reading Collision at the intersection of Fourth Street and Arnold Avenue

Suspect in Custody After East Grand Forks Shooting and Grand Forks SWAT Standoff

Marko D. Ruot

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – This update concerns a suspect who was barricaded in Grand Forks after shots were fired in East Grand Forks. The incident has been followed all day by TRF News. According to Sergeant Tony Hart of the East Grand Forks Police Department, the events unfolded this Sunday. East Grand Forks Police… Continue reading Suspect in Custody After East Grand Forks Shooting and Grand Forks SWAT Standoff

Shooting at Abbott Sports Complex Leads to Arrest of Grand Forks Man

Allen Little

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (trfnews.i234.me) – A Grand Forks man was arrested Saturday following a shooting on the basketball court at Abbott Sports Complex. Police say 24-year-old Allen Little shot a 25-year-old male during a disturbance on the court. The two men are known to each other. The victim was transported to Altru by private vehicle… Continue reading Shooting at Abbott Sports Complex Leads to Arrest of Grand Forks Man

Suspect Arrested After Intense Standoff with Grand Forks Police at Apartment Building

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A breaking news update from Grand Forks: A suspect is in custody following a tense standoff with police at an apartment building on Primrose Court. The incident began earlier today with reports of shots fired in East Grand Forks. The suspect then fled to an apartment on Primrose Court in… Continue reading Suspect Arrested After Intense Standoff with Grand Forks Police at Apartment Building

SWAT Team Standoff in Grand Forks Following East Grand Forks Shooting

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Breaking news from Grand Forks this Sunday afternoon: A suspect involved in a shooting in East Grand Forks has been located and cornered in an apartment on Primrose Court in Grand Forks. Video footage from 12:50 p.m. shows a significant police and sheriff’s deputy presence at the scene. The situation… Continue reading SWAT Team Standoff in Grand Forks Following East Grand Forks Shooting

Suspect in East Grand Forks Shooting Cornered in Grand Forks Standoff

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Breaking news this Sunday morning: A suspect in an East Grand Forks shooting has been cornered in a standoff in Grand Forks. The situation began around Brentwood Estates on 417th Street Northwest, near Northland Technical College, where shots were reported fired. The search led authorities to the south end of… Continue reading Suspect in East Grand Forks Shooting Cornered in Grand Forks Standoff

Breaking: Semi-Tanker and Vehicle Collision on I-94 in Fargo This Morning

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Breaking news from Fargo, North Dakota, this Sunday morning: emergency responders are on the scene of a serious crash involving a semi-tanker and a vehicle on Interstate 94. The collision occurred between the University and 25th Street exits. Video footage from 11:00 AM shows an ambulance at the scene, indicating potential… Continue reading Breaking: Semi-Tanker and Vehicle Collision on I-94 in Fargo This Morning

DUI Suspect Seriously Injured in Knife Struggle with Deputy, Who Is Now on Leave

PIERZ, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A DUI suspect suffered a serious knife injury during a struggle with a deputy late Saturday night in Morrison County, Minnesota. The incident occurred around 10:30 PM when a deputy initiated a traffic stop on Highway 25, just south of Pierz. The driver was being investigated for speeding and suspicion of… Continue reading DUI Suspect Seriously Injured in Knife Struggle with Deputy, Who Is Now on Leave

Roseau County Jail In Custody 05-26-2024 08:42

Photo MNI Name Sex Age Booking # Intake Date Charges 12555 Acevedo, Antonio Rafael M 62 3266 03-14-2024 18:01 G – PROBATION VIOLATION – 169A.20.1(2) Traffic – DWI – Operate Motor Vehicle Under I   146453 Armstrong, Robert Earl M 52 3363 05-26-2024 04:56 M – 1 COURTPENDING – 629.75.2(b) Domestic Abuse No Contact Order… Continue reading Roseau County Jail

In Custody 05-26-2024 08:42

Pennington County Jail In Custody 05-26-2024 06:59

Wendy Sue Gustafson

Photo MNI Name Sex Age Booking # Intake Date Charges 195405 Anderson, Jeremiah Adam M 42 4908 07-28-2023 18:29 F – BOARDER – 609.222.1 Assault-2nd Degree-Dangerous Weapon 212649 Asleson, Patricia Jean F 40 5467 05-22-2024 15:37 A – BOARDER – 152.025.1 Drugs – 5th Degree – Sale – Schedule IV contr 205780 Baron, Daniel Willis… Continue reading Pennington County Jail In Custody 05-26-2024 06:59

Massive House Fire North of Watford City Mobilizes Multiple Fire Crews

WATFORD CITY, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A significant house fire broke out in Western North Dakota on Saturday night, prompting a large response from multiple fire departments. The blaze occurred 11 miles north of Watford City, just west of Highway 1806. Around 9:00 p.m., emergency radio traffic indicated the Watford City Fire Department was dispatched to… Continue reading Massive House Fire North of Watford City Mobilizes Multiple Fire Crews

Rural Frazee Man Sentenced to 24 Years for Heinous Sex Crimes

Douglas David Carr

DETROIT LAKES, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Douglas David Carr, 45, of rural Frazee, has been sentenced to two consecutive 12-year prison terms for two counts of felony first-degree criminal sexual conduct. He faced six felony counts and was convicted on all counts in March by a Becker County jury. The charges stem from accusations that Carr had… Continue reading Rural Frazee Man Sentenced to 24 Years for Heinous Sex Crimes

Interstate 94 at Mile Marker 100, LA GRAND TWP, Douglas County Crash 2024-05-26 08:12:20

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24900816 Date/Time: 05/26/2024 05:59   District: 2900 Detroit Lakes Case Information Contact: 218-846-8260 Media Contact:   Location: Interstate 94 at Mile Marker 100, LA GRAND TWP, Douglas County   Description: 2018 Cadillac Escalade was traveling eastbound on Interstate 94 at Mile Marker 100, when it went off of the road… Continue reading Interstate 94 at Mile Marker 100, LA GRAND TWP, Douglas County
Crash 2024-05-26 08:12:20

SEX OFFENDER SKAAR, KIT BREWSTER

Offender Profile Track Offender Offender Primary Information Name: SKAAR, KIT BREWSTER Aliases: Birthdate: 6/16/1982 Sex: MALE Race: WHITE Height: 5′ 8″ Weight: 168 LBS Eye Color: BROWN Hair Color: BROWN Skin: Registration Expiration: 5/27/2030 Risk Level: LOW Registration Status: REGISTERED Scars, Marks & Tattoos Observed Category Item/Location Description 3/22/2019 TAT LF ARM ARM, LEFT, LOWER… Continue reading SEX OFFENDER SKAAR, KIT BREWSTER

SEX OFFENDER LONG FEATHER, MASON CRUZ

Offender Profile Track Offender Offender Primary Information Name: LONG FEATHER, MASON CRUZ Aliases: Birthdate: 10/26/1998 Sex: MALE Race: AMERICAN INDIAN Height: 6′ 3″ Weight: 265 LBS Eye Color: BROWN Hair Color: BLACK Skin: Registration Expiration: LIFETIME Risk Level: HIGH Registration Status: REGISTERED Scars, Marks & Tattoos Observed Category Item/Location Description 1/6/2023 SC L SHLD SHOULDER,… Continue reading SEX OFFENDER LONG FEATHER, MASON CRUZ

SEX OFFENDER ANDERSON, DARRIN ROY

Offender Profile Track Offender Offender Primary Information Name: ANDERSON, DARRIN ROY Aliases: Birthdate: 2/26/1975 Sex: MALE Race: WHITE Height: 5′ 10″ Weight: 190 LBS Eye Color: HAZEL Hair Color: BROWN Skin: LIGHT Registration Expiration: 11/12/2035 Risk Level: LOW Registration Status: REGISTERED Scars, Marks & Tattoos Observed Category Item/Location Description 11/13/2020 TAT ABDOM ABDOMEN “ANDERSON” ON… Continue reading SEX OFFENDER ANDERSON, DARRIN ROY

SEX OFFENDER GARDNER, TYRIE GUY

Offender Profile Track Offender Offender Primary Information Name: GARDNER, TYRIE GUY Aliases: GARDNER, TYRIA GRADNER, TYRIE Birthdate: 12/24/1992 Sex: MALE Race: WHITE Height: 5′ 9″ Weight: 165 LBS Eye Color: BROWN Hair Color: BLACK Skin: FAIR Registration Expiration: LIFETIME Risk Level: HIGH Registration Status: INCARCERATED Scars, Marks & Tattoos Observed Category Item/Location Description 3/27/2015 SC… Continue reading SEX OFFENDER GARDNER, TYRIE GUY

SEX OFFENDER PALMER, GREGORY ALLAN JR

Offender Profile Track Offender Offender Primary Information Name: PALMER, GREGORY ALLAN JR Aliases: Birthdate: 10/28/2002 Sex: MALE Race: WHITE Height: 5′ 7″ Weight: 125 LBS Eye Color: HAZEL Hair Color: RED OR AUBURN Skin: Registration Expiration: Risk Level: UNDETERMINED Registration Status: INCARCERATED Scars, Marks & Tattoos Observed Category Item/Location Description No information available Address Information… Continue reading SEX OFFENDER PALMER, GREGORY ALLAN JR

SEX OFFENDER JOHNSON, CASSIDY CODY

Offender Profile Track Offender Offender Primary Information Name: JOHNSON, CASSIDY CODY Aliases: Birthdate: 12/4/1991 Sex: MALE Race: WHITE Height: 6′ 1″ Weight: 207 LBS Eye Color: BLUE Hair Color: BLOND OR STRAWBERRY Skin: Registration Expiration: Risk Level: UNDETERMINED Registration Status: INCARCERATED Scars, Marks & Tattoos Observed Category Item/Location Description No information available Address Information Residence… Continue reading SEX OFFENDER JOHNSON, CASSIDY CODY

SEX OFFENDER Logan Arlen Merrill

Logan Arlen Merrill

MAY 30 – 2020 Goodridge man has been charged in Pennington County District Court after he allegedly possessed three images of child pornography. Logan Arlen Merrill, 19, has been charged with three felony charges of possession of pornographic work involving minors. The charges pertained to three images; however, the complaint indicated that his account was… Continue reading SEX OFFENDER Logan Arlen Merrill

Mayville Golf Course Manager Charged with Felony Assault

Peter M. Hallingstad

MAYVILLE, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Peter M. Hallingstad, the manager of the Mayville Golf Course, is facing a felony charge of aggravated assault. According to court records, the incident occurred on May 18th when two men were walking home from the bars in downtown Mayville. An unknown assailant attacked one of the men, throwing the other… Continue reading Mayville Golf Course Manager Charged with Felony Assault

SEX OFFENDER TURCOTTE, WILLIAM TYREL

Offender Profile Track Offender Offender Primary Information Name: TURCOTTE, WILLIAM TYREL Aliases: Birthdate: 12/12/1979 Sex: MALE Race: AMERICAN INDIAN Height: 6′ 0″ Weight: 180 LBS Eye Color: BROWN Hair Color: BROWN Skin: FAIR Registration Expiration: LIFETIME Risk Level: UNDETERMINED Registration Status: INCARCERATED Scars, Marks & Tattoos Observed Category Item/Location Description No information available Address Information… Continue reading SEX OFFENDER TURCOTTE, WILLIAM TYREL

SEX OFFENDER LONGTINE, IVAN ROBERT

Offender Profile Track Offender Offender Primary Information Name: LONGTINE, IVAN ROBERT Aliases: Birthdate: 2/29/1972 Sex: MALE Race: WHITE Height: 5′ 11″ Weight: 240 LBS Eye Color: HAZEL Hair Color: BROWN Skin: FAIR Registration Expiration: LIFETIME Risk Level: MODERATE Registration Status: INCARCERATED Scars, Marks & Tattoos Observed Category Item/Location Description 6/28/2001 SC R HND HAND, RIGHT… Continue reading SEX OFFENDER LONGTINE, IVAN ROBERT

Breaking News: Shooting Reported Saturday Evening in Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – We have breaking news out of Grand Forks about a shooting that occurred this Saturday evening around 8:00 p.m. The incident took place off South Washington Street, behind Fuji’s Steakhouse, near the basketball courts by the Park District offices. Police arrived on the scene and taped off the area. According… Continue reading Breaking News: Shooting Reported Saturday Evening in Grand Forks

Eastbound i-94 at St Peter St, St Paul, Ramsey County Crash 2024-05-26 06:09:36

Incident Incident type: Fatal ICR: 24403407 Date/Time: 05/26/2024 02:49   District: 2400 East Metro Case Information Contact: 651-779-5900 Media Contact:   Location: Eastbound i-94 at St Peter St, St Paul, Ramsey County   This fatal crash involved an unbelted/unrestrained occupant.   Description: The Hyundai Elantra was traveling at a high rate of speed, lost control… Continue reading Eastbound i-94 at St Peter St, St Paul, Ramsey County
Crash 2024-05-26 06:09:36

Eastbound I-90 at Milepost 192, DEXTER TWP, Mower County Crash 2024-05-25 22:55:38

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24102326 Date/Time: 05/25/2024 17:37   District: 2100 Rochester Case Information Contact: 507-923-2040 Media Contact: Sgt. Troy Christianson (507) 923-2050   Location: Eastbound I-90 at Milepost 192, DEXTER TWP, Mower County   Description: Both motorcycles were Eastbound on I-90 when they struck a deer near Mile Post 192.     Road… Continue reading Eastbound I-90 at Milepost 192, DEXTER TWP, Mower County
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Highway 24 near Mile Marker 35, CORINNA TWP, Wright County Crash 2024-05-25 21:54:47

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24601786 Date/Time: 05/25/2024 17:38   District: 2600 St. Cloud Case Information Contact: 320-223-6666 Media Contact: Sgt. Jesse Grabow (218) 639-3168   Location: Highway 24 near Mile Marker 35, CORINNA TWP, Wright County   Description: The Hyundai Elantra was traveling southbound and the Ford F150 was traveling northbound on MN Highway… Continue reading Highway 24 near Mile Marker 35, CORINNA TWP, Wright County
Crash 2024-05-25 21:54:47

Frost Advisory issued May 25 at 9:34PM CDT until May 26 at 8:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* WHAT…Temperatures as low as 36 will result in frost formation. * WHERE…Portions of north central and northwest Minnesota and northeast North Dakota. * WHEN…From 2 AM to 8 AM CDT Sunday. * IMPACTS…Frost could harm sensitive outdoor vegetation. Sensitive outdoor plants may be killed if left uncovered.

Highway 28 at Chipmunk Road, GREY EAGLE TWP, Todd County Crash 2024-05-25 19:51:27

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24601780 Date/Time: 05/25/2024 13:36   District: 2600 St. Cloud Case Information Contact: 320-223-6666 Media Contact: Sgt. Jesse Grabow (218) 639-3168   Location: Highway 28 at Chipmunk Road, GREY EAGLE TWP, Todd County   Description: The Harley Davidson FLHXS was traveling eastbound on Highway 28 when it lost control and crashed.… Continue reading Highway 28 at Chipmunk Road, GREY EAGLE TWP, Todd County
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Video of High-Speed Chase and Arrest on White Earth Reservation Sparks Controversy

Aaron Goodwin Sr.

MAHNOMEN, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A criminal complaint provides a clearer picture of a dramatic arrest on the White Earth Reservation, with video footage circulating on social media. On Tuesday, May 21, witnesses called police after seeing a woman injured with blood on her face. According to court documents, Aaron Goodwin was attempting to steal her… Continue reading Video of High-Speed Chase and Arrest on White Earth Reservation Sparks Controversy

Minnesota Man Set to Change Plea in Shocking Child Abuse Case

Manuel Martinez Jr.

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A Minnesota man’s Thursday, May 23, final dispositional conference in Grand Forks County court was canceled because he plans to change his plea in the gross sexual imposition case. Manuel Martinez Jr., 47, is charged with four counts of Class AA felony gross sexual imposition-victim under the age of 15-defendant… Continue reading Minnesota Man Set to Change Plea in Shocking Child Abuse Case

Grafton Man Gets Two Years in Prison After Pleading Guilty to Multiple Charges

Juan Carlos Gutierrez

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A Grafton man changed his plea and was sentenced Thursday, May 23, to two years in prison. Juan Carlos Gutierrez, 30, pleaded guilty to two Class C felonies, reckless endangerment-extreme indifference and fleeing a police officer. He also pleaded guilty to Class A misdemeanor drug paraphernalia possession and Class B… Continue reading Grafton Man Gets Two Years in Prison After Pleading Guilty to Multiple Charges

Reckless Driving Leads to 2.5-Year Prison Sentence for Minnesota Man in Fatal Crash

Dominic Micheal Billmeier

WALSH COUNTY (trfnews.i234.me) – A Minnesota man was sentenced to two-and-a-half years in prison Thursday afternoon, May 23, for causing a fatal 2023 rollover crash in Walsh County. “There are multiple things I could’ve done to change that day,” Dominic Michael Billmeier, 25, said during the hearing. “I am sorry.” On March 2, 2023, Billmeier… Continue reading Reckless Driving Leads to 2.5-Year Prison Sentence for Minnesota Man in Fatal Crash

Detroit Lakes Crime Report 5-25-2024

6:29 a.m., Suspicious activity was reported along Anderson Road, Detroit Lakes, when a person wrapped in a blanket was observed. Deputies located the person, who was an adult male who stated they were from Virginia, but traveling on foot around the nation. 9:36 a.m., Property damage to a window was reported at a residence along… Continue reading Detroit Lakes Crime Report 5-25-2024

Fatal I-94 Crash Near Moorhead, Minnesota

MOORHEAD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) Fatal Friday afternoon crash between a Suburban and a Semi on Interstate-94 six miles east of Moorhead on Friday afternoon. Incident Incident type: Fatal ICR: 24900806 Date/Time: 05/24/2024 15:36 District: 2900 Detroit Lakes Case Information Contact: 218-846-8260 Media Contact: Sgt. Jesse Grabow (218) 639-3168 Location: WB I-94 at MP6, GLYNDON TWP, Clay… Continue reading Fatal I-94 Crash Near Moorhead, Minnesota

Fargo Man Charged with Felony Assault After Victim Found with Multiple Broken Bones

Michael G. Becker

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Michael Glenn Becker of Fargo has been charged with felony aggravated assault. According to court documents, on May 18th, officers were dispatched to Sanford Hospital in Fargo where a male victim was found with multiple broken bones. A witness confirmed Becker as the suspect, and Becker admitted to the assault. I’m… Continue reading Fargo Man Charged with Felony Assault After Victim Found with Multiple Broken Bones

Grand Forks Man Arrested After Bizarre Attempt to Enter Police Vehicle

Larry Desjarlais

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A Grand Forks man is facing criminal charges after a strange incident with police. According to court records, 46-year-old Larry Desjarlais was pulled over on May 19th in Grand Forks for a suspended license. While the officer was writing the citation, Desjarlais opened the door and jumped into the passenger… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Arrested After Bizarre Attempt to Enter Police Vehicle

Kyle Travis Edgar charged with multiple offenses

Kyle Travis Edgar

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – On May 8, authorities reportedly observed a motorist driving near the intersection of 155th Street Northeast and Highway 59 Northeast. Suspecting the driver to be Kyle Travis Edgar, 40, of Thief River Falls, who lacked a valid driver’s license, he was charged with multiple offenses including felony third-degree controlled… Continue reading Kyle Travis Edgar charged with multiple offenses

Highway 71 at Mile Marker 54, CHARLESTOWN TWP, Redwood County Crash 2024-05-25 17:49:21

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24301041 Date/Time: 05/25/2024 14:18   District: 2300 Marshall Case Information Contact: 507-476-4020 Media Contact: Sgt. Troy Christianson (507) 923-2050   Location: Highway 71 at Mile Marker 54, CHARLESTOWN TWP, Redwood County   Description: The Honda motorcycle was Northbound on Highway 71 when it lost control and crashed.     Road… Continue reading Highway 71 at Mile Marker 54, CHARLESTOWN TWP, Redwood County
Crash 2024-05-25 17:49:21

Pennington County Jail In Custody 05-25-2024 16:59

Photo MNI Name Sex Age Booking # Intake Date Charges 195405 Anderson, Jeremiah Adam M 42 4908 07-28-2023 18:29 F – BOARDER – 609.222.1 Assault-2nd Degree-Dangerous Weapon 212649 Asleson, Patricia Jean F 40 5467 05-22-2024 15:37 A – BOARDER – 152.025.1 Drugs – 5th Degree – Sale – Schedule IV contr 205780 Baron, Daniel Willis… Continue reading Pennington County Jail

In Custody 05-25-2024 16:59

Northbound Highway 61 south of Green Spring Road., RED WING, Goodhue County Crash 2024-05-25 15:47:36

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24102314 Date/Time: 05/25/2024 10:14   District: 2100 Rochester Case Information Contact: 507-923-2040 Media Contact: Sgt. Troy Christianson (507) 923-2050   Location: Northbound Highway 61 south of Green Spring Road., RED WING, Goodhue County   Description: Ram Pickup northbound on Highway 61, left roadway into ditch and crashed into trees.  … Continue reading Northbound Highway 61 south of Green Spring Road., RED WING, Goodhue County
Crash 2024-05-25 15:47:36

Frost Advisory issued May 25 at 1:35PM CDT until May 26 at 8:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* WHAT…Temperatures as low as 35 will result in frost formation. * WHERE…Mainly counties along the Canadian border in northwest Minnesota and northeast North Dakota. * WHEN…From 2 AM to 8 AM CDT Sunday. * IMPACTS…Frost could kill sensitive outdoor vegetation if left uncovered.

Pennington County Citation Disposition Bulletin 5-25-2024

Anthony James Proffit – Age: 56, from Thief River Falls, charged with third-degree driving while impaired with a BAC over 0.16. Sentence includes a fine of $1,515, 364 days in jail with 334 days stayed for four years, credit for time served, probation for four years, work release, and Sentence to Serve privileges. Proffit must… Continue reading Pennington County Citation Disposition Bulletin 5-25-2024

Christopher George Riggins was cited for disorderly conduct

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – On May 6 at 12:08 p.m., police responded to a report of an intoxicated man banging on a hotel room door at Americas Best Value Inn and Suites. Christopher George Riggins, 53, from Orange City, Fla., was cited for disorderly conduct after admitting to being intoxicated. Riggins allegedly kicked… Continue reading Christopher George Riggins was cited for disorderly conduct

Roseau County Jail In Custody 05-25-2024 11:41

Photo MNI Name Sex Age Booking # Intake Date Charges 12555 Acevedo, Antonio Rafael M 62 3266 03-14-2024 18:01 G – PROBATION VIOLATION – 169A.20.1(2) Traffic – DWI – Operate Motor Vehicle Under I 18549 Corneliusen, David Allen M 64 3061 08-29-2023 00:25 F – 1 COURTPENDING – 609.19.1(1) Murder – 2nd Degree – With… Continue reading Roseau County Jail

In Custody 05-25-2024 11:41

Knife Threat Incident Leads to Terrorizing Charge for Grafton Man

Rafael Velez-Patron

GRAFTON, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A Grafton, North Dakota man is facing a felony terrorizing charge after allegedly threatening another man with a knife near that town. According to court documents, 49-year-old Rafael Velez-Patron was charged after an incident on May 21 at 5:50 p.m. Deputies were dispatched to Campbell Farms east of Grafton on Highway… Continue reading Knife Threat Incident Leads to Terrorizing Charge for Grafton Man

Teen Charged in Drunk Driving Crash Near Roseau That Injured Passenger

ROSEAU, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Criminal charges have been filed following an alcohol-involved injury crash south of Roseau, Minnesota, early Friday morning. Nineteen-year-old Caden R. Olds of Greenbush, Minnesota, faces criminal charges after a crash at 12:10 a.m. Friday. According to court documents, he drove a Pontiac Grand Am through a T-bone intersection on County Road… Continue reading Teen Charged in Drunk Driving Crash Near Roseau That Injured Passenger

Alexerd Saavedra Morales cited and arrested for theft

Alexerd Saavedra Morales

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – On May 4, at 12:45 a.m., a theft was allegedly observed at Northdale Petro Pumper. Alexerd Saavedra Morales, 21, from Thief River Falls, was cited and arrested for theft. Saavedra Morales reportedly left the convenience store without paying for a case of beer.

Collision occurred at the intersection of Fifth Street and Horace Avenue

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – On May 7 at 7:50 p.m., a collision occurred at the intersection of Fifth Street and Horace Avenue North. Arianna Garner from Thief River Falls, driving a 2007 Saturn Aura on Fifth Street, failed to yield at a yield sign and collided with a 2023 Kia driven by Alliyah… Continue reading Collision occurred at the intersection of Fifth Street and Horace Avenue

Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office NEWS RELEASE 05-24-24

NEWS RELEASE 05-24-24 On the evening of 05/17/24, Red Lake County deputies responded to a report of a domestic disturbance at an Oklee residence. Deputies spoke with the involved parties and found that it was a verbal disagreement and no crimes had been committed. The individuals were counseled and one of them agreed to leave… Continue reading Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office NEWS RELEASE 05-24-24

Grand Forks Man Avoids Trial for Felony Sexual Assault and Burglary Charges Through Pretrial Diversion

Lance Visnar Oliveros

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Lance Visnar Oliveros, 26, was anticipated to stand trial on May 28 for Class A felony gross sexual imposition and Class B felony night burglary. Instead, he has been granted a pretrial diversion agreement, meaning he will not have to go to trial. Oliveros was charged in December 2022 for… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Avoids Trial for Felony Sexual Assault and Burglary Charges Through Pretrial Diversion

Thief River Falls Man Arrested for DWI After Wild Ride in White Honda

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Police were called to Digi-Key around 1 PM on Wednesday after receiving reports of “a white Honda all over the road.” Officers arrested 54-year-old Miguel Angel Ramirezalvarez for Refusal to Submit to a Chemical Test in the Third Degree and Driving While Impaired in the Fourth Degree. Ramirezalvarez was… Continue reading Thief River Falls Man Arrested for DWI After Wild Ride in White Honda

Fargo Man Charged with $6,000 Forgery Scheme Using Business Checks

Kevin D. Wright

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Kevin Douglas Wright of Fargo is facing three felony charges for allegedly writing unauthorized checks from a business account. According to court documents, in April, he purportedly wrote three checks from a Fargo business to himself, cashing them for nearly $6,000. Wright is charged with three counts of forgery. I’m Neil… Continue reading Fargo Man Charged with $6,000 Forgery Scheme Using Business Checks

Shocking Charges: Warroad Man and Mother Accused in Horrific Child Assault Case

Jason C. Tappe

WARROAD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Jason C. Tappe of Warroad, Minnesota, faces multiple charges for allegedly assaulting two young children, aged 12 months and two-and-a-half years. He is charged with four felony counts of first-degree assault, two counts of third-degree assault, and neglect of a child resulting in substantial harm. The children’s mother, Kaylie S. Krube,… Continue reading Shocking Charges: Warroad Man and Mother Accused in Horrific Child Assault Case

Obituary | Jimmie Asp of Thief River Falls, Minnesota

Jimmie Asp, 84, of Thief River Falls, MN passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 22, 2024 at the Villa St. Vincent in Crookston, MN. The service to celebrate Jimmie’s life will be held at 5:00 PM on Monday, May 27, 2024 at Obit in Thief River Falls with visitation one hour prior to the service.… Continue reading Obituary | Jimmie Asp of Thief River Falls, Minnesota

WB I-94 at MP6, GLYNDON TWP, Clay County Crash 2024-05-24 21:24:33

Incident Incident type: Fatal ICR: 24900806 Date/Time: 05/24/2024 15:36   District: 2900 Detroit Lakes Case Information Contact: 218-846-8260 Media Contact: Sgt. Jesse Grabow (218) 639-3168   Location: WB I-94 at MP6, GLYNDON TWP, Clay County   Description: The Suburban was traveling Westbound on Interstate 94 in heavy rain when it went off the road, stuck… Continue reading WB I-94 at MP6, GLYNDON TWP, Clay County
Crash 2024-05-24 21:24:33

Suspicious Activity at Pediatric Clinic: Campers Found with Extension Cords and Trash

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Police responded to a Thief River Falls business following a report of suspicious activity on Wednesday. Officers were called to Pediatric Partners around 7:30 a.m. after being notified of “campers parked outside” the business with extension cords running to the building and “trash all over.” No arrests were made.

Interstate 94 at Mile Marker 197, MONTICELLO TWP, Wright County Crash 2024-05-24 20:22:50

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24601769 Date/Time: 05/24/2024 18:27   District: 2600 St. Cloud Case Information Contact: 320-223-6666 Media Contact: Sgt. Jesse Grabow (218) 639-3168   Location: Interstate 94 at Mile Marker 197, MONTICELLO TWP, Wright County   Description: 2019 Honda Accord was traveling westbound on Interstate 94, when it went off of the roadway… Continue reading Interstate 94 at Mile Marker 197, MONTICELLO TWP, Wright County
Crash 2024-05-24 20:22:50

Obituary | Joan Kalbakdalen | Obit

Joan Kalbakdalen, of Red Lake Falls, MN, passed away Wednesday, May 23, 2024 at Hillcrest Senior Living, with her loving family by her side, at the age of 88. Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, May 29, 2024 at Obit in Thief River Falls, MN, with her son, Jeff Kalbakdalen officiating.… Continue reading Obituary | Joan Kalbakdalen | Obit

Duane Earl Hennager sentenced for felony theft

Duane Earl Hennager

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Duane Earl Hennager, 55, from Thief River Falls, was sentenced in Pennington County District Court on April 29 for stealing $1,700 worth of merchandise from a local business. He received a four-year stay of imposition and was ordered to undergo mental health services recommended by his providers, with additional… Continue reading Duane Earl Hennager sentenced for felony theft

Donation Jar Stolen from Thief River Falls Business, Police Investigate

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Police were called to a Thief River Falls business following a theft report of a donation jar. Officers responded to the Schooner Bar and Grill at around 8:30 a.m. Wednesday when it was reported that a donation jar had been taken with an unknown amount of money in it.… Continue reading Donation Jar Stolen from Thief River Falls Business, Police Investigate

Wilbert McGregor, 88

Radium – Wilbert “Willie” McGregor, 88, of Radium, passed away on Saturday, May 18, 2024 at North Star Manor in Warren. A complete obituary will be available soon. In lieu of flowers, “Save your money and bring a canned good for the food shelf.” -Phyllis McGregor Funeral Service will be Wednesday, May 29, 2024, at… Continue reading Wilbert McGregor, 88

Psychedelic Tragedy: Man Kills Friend After Taking Magic Mushrooms in North Dakota

Malcom Mayors

STANLEY, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Malcom Mayors of Williston, North Dakota, has been charged with Class AA Murder following the tragic shooting of his friend in Stanley. On May 24th, at 12:12 a.m., police responded to the Mountrail County Correctional Center, where Mayors had arrived, wet and shoeless, claiming he believed he had killed his friend.… Continue reading Psychedelic Tragedy: Man Kills Friend After Taking Magic Mushrooms in North Dakota

Frost Advisory issued May 24 at 6:50PM CDT until May 25 at 9:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* WHAT…Temperatures as low as 33 will result in frost formation. * WHERE…Portions of northwest Minnesota and northeast and southeast North Dakota. * WHEN…From 1 AM to 9 AM CDT Saturday. * IMPACTS…Frost could harm sensitive outdoor vegetation. Sensitive outdoor plants may be killed if left uncovered.

Pennington County Jail In Custody 05-24-2024 16:58

Photo MNI Name Sex Age Booking # Intake Date Charges 195405 Anderson, Jeremiah Adam M 42 4908 07-28-2023 18:29 F – BOARDER – 609.222.1 Assault-2nd Degree-Dangerous Weapon 212649 Asleson, Patricia Jean F 40 5467 05-22-2024 15:37 A – BOARDER – 152.025.1 Drugs – 5th Degree – Sale – Schedule IV contr 205780 Baron, Daniel Willis… Continue reading Pennington County Jail

In Custody 05-24-2024 16:58

Hwy 34 at Edgemont Rd, HENRIETTA TWP, Hubbard County Crash 2024-05-24 18:16:25

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24800703 Date/Time: 05/24/2024 14:23   District: 2800 Brainerd Case Information Contact: 218-316-3030 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: Hwy 34 at Edgemont Rd, HENRIETTA TWP, Hubbard County   Description: 2010 Dodge Journey SUV was eastbound Hwy 34, had a medical, crashed into ditch and rolled.… Continue reading Hwy 34 at Edgemont Rd, HENRIETTA TWP, Hubbard County
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Rachel Rae Olson sentenced for felony charge of methamphetamine crimes involving children

Rachel Rae Olson

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Rachel Rae Olson, 40, from Thief River Falls, was sentenced in Pennington County District Court on Monday, May 6, for a felony charge related to methamphetamine crimes involving children. Sentence: Olson received a five-year stay of imposition and was ordered to serve supervised probation for the same duration. She… Continue reading Rachel Rae Olson sentenced for felony charge of methamphetamine crimes involving children

Special Weather Statement issued May 24 at 4:33PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 432 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along a line extending from 6 miles southeast of Key West to near Melvin. Movement was northeast at 35 mph. HAZARD…Wind gusts up to 50 mph. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Locations impacted include… Crookston, Red… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued May 24 at 4:33PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Obituary | Mike “Smitty” Schmidt of Red Lake Falls, Minnesota

Mike “Smitty” Schmidt, 73 of Red Lake Falls, MN passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 23, 2024, at Essentia Health in Fargo with his loving daughters by his side. The Service of the Word to celebrate Smitty’s life will be 11:00 AM on Friday, May 31, 2024 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Red Lake… Continue reading Obituary | Mike “Smitty” Schmidt of Red Lake Falls, Minnesota

Highway 22 at Highway 14, MANKATO, Blue Earth County Crash 2024-05-24 16:12:42

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24200983 Date/Time: 05/24/2024 12:05   District: 2200 Mankato Case Information Contact: 507-344-2750 Media Contact: Sgt. Troy Christianson (507) 923-2050   Location: Highway 22 at Highway 14, MANKATO, Blue Earth County   Description: Kia Sorento & Ford Focus southbound on Highway 14, Vehicles collided in the intersection.     Road Condition:… Continue reading Highway 22 at Highway 14, MANKATO, Blue Earth County
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Special Weather Statement issued May 24 at 4:04PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 404 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms capable of producing a landspout along a line extending from near Thompson to near Climax. Movement was north at 25 mph. HAZARD…Landspouts and wind gusts up to 50 mph. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Minor damage to outdoor objects is possible. Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued May 24 at 4:04PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

U.S. Highway 12 at Mile Marker 44, TORNING TWP, Swift County Crash 2024-05-24 15:11:43

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24601765 Date/Time: 05/24/2024 13:13   District: 2600 St. Cloud Case Information Contact: 320-223-6666 Media Contact: Sgt. Jesse Grabow (218) 639-3168   Location: U.S. Highway 12 at Mile Marker 44, TORNING TWP, Swift County   Description: 2012 Buick Enclave was traveling eastbound on U.S. Highway 212, when it went off of… Continue reading U.S. Highway 12 at Mile Marker 44, TORNING TWP, Swift County
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Frost Advisory issued May 24 at 2:48PM CDT until May 25 at 9:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* WHAT…Temperatures as low as 33 will result in frost formation. * WHERE…Portions of northwest Minnesota and northeast and southeast North Dakota. * WHEN…From 1 AM to 9 AM CDT Saturday. * IMPACTS…Frost could harm sensitive outdoor vegetation. Sensitive outdoor plants may be killed if left uncovered.

Ramona Danielson – Obituary

Nov. 19, 1932 – May 23, 2024 GRAND FORKS, N.D. – Ramona Danielson, 91, Grand Forks, formerly Walhalla, N.D., died Thursday, May 23, in Grand Forks. Visitation will be from 9-10:30 a.m., followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, May 28, at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Walhalla. Arrangements by Askew… Continue reading Ramona Danielson – Obituary

Brian Jay Burkholder – Obituary

Brian Jay Burkholder, 69, of Grand Forks, ND, passed away the morning of Thursday, May 23, 2024, at the Sanford Care Center in Hillsboro, ND. He was surrounded by love. Brian was born in Grand Forks, ND, February 9, 1955. He graduated from Red River High School in 1973. Brian is survived by his daughter,… Continue reading Brian Jay Burkholder – Obituary

Randy Loeslie – Obituary

Randal (Randy) Loeslie, age 73, of Grand Forks, North Dakota passed away at Altru Hospital on Wednesday, May 22, 2024. Randy was born on July 3rd, 1950, in Warren, Minnesota to Benjamin and Angela (Boutain) Loeslie. He grew up on the family farm near Radium, Minnesota. Randy was baptized and confirmed at Immanuel Lutheran Church… Continue reading Randy Loeslie – Obituary

William Hadler – Obituary

March 30, 1938 – May 22, 2024 ST. CLOUD, Minn. – William Hadler, 86, Annandale, formerly Erskine, Minn., died Wednesday, May 22, in St. Cloud. Visitation will be from 10-11 a.m., followed by a funeral at 11 a.m., Friday, May 31, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Annandale. Burial will be in North Corinna Cemetery… Continue reading William Hadler – Obituary

Grand Forks Man Faces Felony for Window-Smashing Rampage, Says He “Snapped

Anthony Treherne

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – 41-year-old Anthony Treherne of Grand Forks has been charged with felony criminal mischief. According to court documents, on May 21st, police were dispatched to a Housing Office at 675 North 43rd Street in Grand Forks. Witnesses reported that Treherne had broken the front door and window glass. He was taken… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Faces Felony for Window-Smashing Rampage, Says He “Snapped

Fargo Man Arrested After High-Speed Chase in Stolen Vehicle

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Michael James Samuelson of Fargo is facing a trio of felony charges: theft of property, fleeing, and possession of meth. According to court documents, on May 21st, an officer stopped a vehicle in Fargo that had been reported stolen. The vehicle initially stopped, allowing a female passenger to exit, but then… Continue reading Fargo Man Arrested After High-Speed Chase in Stolen Vehicle

Minnesota Woman’s Wild Ride: Chasing Down a Car Thief at 80 MPH!

Aaron Goodwin Sr.

MAHNOMEN COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – It’s certainly not recommended, but an Ogema, Minnesota woman shared her incredible story of saving her car on Tuesday. She saw suspect Aaron Goodwin Sr. getting behind the wheel of her vehicle in the driveway. The single mother of five decided that no one was going to take her only… Continue reading Minnesota Woman’s Wild Ride: Chasing Down a Car Thief at 80 MPH!

Roseau County Jail In Custody 05-24-2024 11:41

Photo MNI Name Sex Age Booking # Intake Date Charges 12555 Acevedo, Antonio Rafael M 62 3266 03-14-2024 18:01 G – PROBATION VIOLATION – 169A.20.1(2) Traffic – DWI – Operate Motor Vehicle Under I 18549 Corneliusen, David Allen M 64 3061 08-29-2023 00:25 F – 1 COURTPENDING – 609.19.1(1) Murder – 2nd Degree – With… Continue reading Roseau County Jail

In Custody 05-24-2024 11:41

Boundary Waters Canoe Area Closed Amid Urgent Search for Missing Canoeists

BOUNDARY WATERS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Parts of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in northeastern Minnesota have been temporarily closed as the search for two missing canoeists continues. On Sunday, officials with the Superior National Forest announced an emergency closure order due to search and rescue efforts on Iron Lake. The closed areas include land… Continue reading Boundary Waters Canoe Area Closed Amid Urgent Search for Missing Canoeists

Downtown Fargo Fight: Family Claims It Was Payback for Past Boxcutter Attack

Daishia Vivier Jesus Moreno Jr.

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – We have an update regarding the downtown Fargo fight that occurred in the early morning of May 12th. Daishia Vivier and Jesus Moreno Jr. have both been charged with aggravated assault in the attack on two men. However, new information has come to light about what led up to this incident.… Continue reading Downtown Fargo Fight: Family Claims It Was Payback for Past Boxcutter Attack

Highway 60 at Wabasha County Road 11, WEST ALBANY TWP, Wabasha County Crash 2024-05-24 13:00:29

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24102289 Date/Time: 05/24/2024 10:43   District: 2100 Rochester Case Information Contact: 507-923-2040 Media Contact: Sgt. Troy Christianson (507) 923-2050   Location: Highway 60 at Wabasha County Road 11, WEST ALBANY TWP, Wabasha County   Description: The Buick Enclave was traveling on Highway 60 when it left the roadway causing the… Continue reading Highway 60 at Wabasha County Road 11, WEST ALBANY TWP, Wabasha County
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WB Hwy 10 at Hwy 106, NEWTON TWP, Otter Tail County Crash 2024-05-24 10:59:10

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24900802 Date/Time: 05/24/2024 09:21   District: 2900 Detroit Lakes Case Information Contact: 218-846-8260 Media Contact: Sgt. Jesse Grabow (218) 639-3168   Location: WB Hwy 10 at Hwy 106, NEWTON TWP, Otter Tail County   Description: Lincoln was attempting to go NB on Hwy 106 over Hwy 10. Dodge was WB… Continue reading WB Hwy 10 at Hwy 106, NEWTON TWP, Otter Tail County
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Michelle Jean Laird charged for selling methamphetamine

Michelle Jean Laird

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Michelle Jean Laird, 52, from Fosston, has been charged in Pennington County District Court for selling 17.293 grams of methamphetamine to an informant in November. She faces a felony first-degree controlled substance crime charge for sale with a subsequent conviction. The charge was filed on May 2, and a… Continue reading Michelle Jean Laird charged for selling methamphetamine

Antoinette Raynesha Jones has been charged with felony theft by swindle

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Antoinette Raynesha Jones, 24, from Hot Springs, Arkansas, has been charged with felony theft by swindle – over $5,000 and felony aiding and abetting a felony theft by swindle – over $5,000 in Pennington County District Court for allegedly using two forged checks to obtain nearly $17,000 from a… Continue reading Antoinette Raynesha Jones has been charged with felony theft by swindle

Eastbound MN Highway 14 Milepost 129, NORTH MANKATO, Nicollet County Crash 2024-05-24 08:54:39

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24200980 Date/Time: 05/23/2024 17:15   District: 2200 Mankato Case Information Contact: 507-344-2750 Media Contact: Sgt. Troy Christianson (507) 923-2050   Location: Eastbound MN Highway 14 Milepost 129, NORTH MANKATO, Nicollet County   Description: The Ford Explorer was traveling Westbound on MN Highway 14. The Toyota Highlander was traveling Eastbound on… Continue reading Eastbound MN Highway 14 Milepost 129, NORTH MANKATO, Nicollet County
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Pennington County Citation Disposition Bulletin 5-24-2024

Pennington County Sheriff’s Office Cases: Eric Gardell Miller, 59, from Greenacres, Fla., was fined $125 for speeding 60/55. Dennis Robert Slack, 36, from Goodridge, faced charges of driving after cancellation – inimical to public safety, resulting in a $260 fine. He received a sentence of 364 days in jail, with 274 days stayed for four… Continue reading Pennington County Citation Disposition Bulletin 5-24-2024

Eastbound 94 I at Dale St., SAINT PAUL, Ramsey County Crash 2024-05-24 07:52:42

Incident Incident type: Fatal ICR: 24403356 Date/Time: 05/24/2024 04:05   District: 2400 East Metro Case Information Contact: 651-779-5900 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: Eastbound 94 I at Dale St., SAINT PAUL, Ramsey County   This fatal crash involved an unbelted/unrestrained occupant.   Description: Ram 1500 was eastbound on 94… Continue reading Eastbound 94 I at Dale St., SAINT PAUL, Ramsey County
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Janis Payne – Obituary

Dec. 12, 1955 – May 21, 2024 EMERADO, N.D. – Janis Payne, 68, Emerado, N.D., died Tuesday, May 21, in her home. Visitation will be from 1-2 p.m., followed by a celebration of life at 2 p.m., Wednesday, May 29, at Amundson Funeral Home in Grand Forks, N.D. Arrangements by Amundson Funeral Home.

Virginia Joan Garland – Obituary

April 26, 1943 –  May 13, 2024 Virginia Joan Garland (Wagar), 81, of North Bend, Oregon passed away quietly at home and with family on May 13, 2024. Virginia  “Ginni” was born on April 26, 1943 in Grand Forks, North Dakota to Roy and Fern Wagar. She grew up in the small rural town of… Continue reading Virginia Joan Garland – Obituary

Dennis Duane Weaver – Obituary

Aug. 7, 1946 – May 21, 2024 FARGO, N.D. – Dennis Duane Weaver, 77, Fargo, N.D., died Tuesday, May 21, in Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Visitation will be from 10-11 a.m., followed by a funeral Mass at 11 a.m., Friday, May 31, at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Fargo. Burial will be in Holy Cross… Continue reading Dennis Duane Weaver – Obituary

Alice Puppe – Obituary

Oct. 15, 1929 – Feb. 21, 2024 GRAND FORKS, N.D. – Alice Puppe, 94, Cavalier, N.D., died Wednesday, Feb. 21, in Grand Forks. Visitation will be from 1-2 p.m., followed by a funeral at 2 p.m., Thursday, May 30, at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Cavalier. Arrangements by Askew Funeral Home.

Teresa “Teri” Lehne – Obituary

Teresa “Teri” Lehne, age 88 of Fargo, ND formerly of Mahnomen, MN, died on Thursday, May 9, 2024, at Sanford Hospice House, in Fargo. Teresa Jean London, the fifth of Robert and Dorothy (Lind) London’s twelve children, was born on September 5, 1935, at home near Bejou, MN. Teri grew up in Bejou, where she… Continue reading Teresa “Teri” Lehne – Obituary

High-Speed Chase in Grand Forks Ends with Three Arrests

Kyle Maez-Schaak

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – We have an update on the high-speed pursuit and crash early Thursday morning in Grand Forks. According to Grand Forks County Sheriff Andy Schneider, the chase began on South Washington Street around 4:00 a.m. Speeds reached 100 mph as the vehicle took several turns, eventually crashing into a parked car… Continue reading High-Speed Chase in Grand Forks Ends with Three Arrests

Highway 200/County Road 3, ROSEDALE TWP, Mahnomen County Crash 2024-05-24 05:50:15

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24900800 Date/Time: 05/24/2024 00:18   District: 2900 Detroit Lakes Case Information Contact: 218-846-8260 Media Contact: Sgt. Jesse Grabow (218) 639-3168   Location: Highway 200/County Road 3, ROSEDALE TWP, Mahnomen County   Description: The Silverado was travelling North on County Road 3. The Equinox was travelling East on Highway 200. The… Continue reading Highway 200/County Road 3, ROSEDALE TWP, Mahnomen County
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Apartment Fire in Grand Forks Leaves Four Residents Homeless

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – We have an update on the apartment fire in Grand Forks this Thursday afternoon. Battalion Chief Chris Carlson reported that at 4:08 p.m., firefighters were dispatched to 309 North 5th Street due to smoke in the building. Upon arrival, crews encountered heavy black smoke on the second floor. Firefighters quickly… Continue reading Apartment Fire in Grand Forks Leaves Four Residents Homeless

Breaking News: Vehicle Possibly in Elm River Near I-29 South of Hillsboro

HILLSBORO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – We have a developing story out of the Central Valley this Thursday afternoon. Radio traffic has indicated a possible report of a vehicle in the Elm River, south of the rest area near Interstate-29, just south of Hillsboro. Details on whether anyone was injured remain unclear. A wrecker has been dispatched,… Continue reading Breaking News: Vehicle Possibly in Elm River Near I-29 South of Hillsboro

Highway 89 at County Road 2, STAFFORD TWP, Roseau County Crash 2024-05-24 03:48:10

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24320783 Date/Time: 05/24/2024 00:10   District: 3200 Thief River Falls Case Information Contact: 218-683-8410 Media Contact: Sgt. Jesse Grabow (218) 639-3168   Location: Highway 89 at County Road 2, STAFFORD TWP, Roseau County   Description: The Pontiac Grand Prix was travelling Westbound on County Road 2 when it came to… Continue reading Highway 89 at County Road 2, STAFFORD TWP, Roseau County
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Highway 95 / Highway 25, SAINT GEORGE TWP, Benton County Crash 2024-05-23 22:42:48

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24601749 Date/Time: 05/23/2024 16:18   District: 2600 St. Cloud Case Information Contact: 320-223-6666 Media Contact: Sgt. Jesse Grabow (218) 639-3168   Location: Highway 95 / Highway 25, SAINT GEORGE TWP, Benton County   Description: Chrysler Lebaron, Buick Lucerne & Chevy Silverado, all eastbound on Highway 95. Vehicles collided at the… Continue reading Highway 95 / Highway 25, SAINT GEORGE TWP, Benton County
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Highway 27 to Westbound 94 ramp, ORANGE TWP, Douglas County Crash 2024-05-23 21:41:27

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24900798 Date/Time: 05/23/2024 16:51   District: 2900 Detroit Lakes Case Information Contact: 218-846-8260 Media Contact: Sgt. Jesse Grabow (218) 639-3168   Location: Highway 27 to Westbound 94 ramp, ORANGE TWP, Douglas County   Description: The Dodge Ram was traveling southbound on highway 27. The Toyota Tundra was crossing from 94… Continue reading Highway 27 to Westbound 94 ramp, ORANGE TWP, Douglas County
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Obituary | Mitch Dicken | Obit

Mitchell “Mitch” Dicken, of Brooklyn Park, MN, passed away at his home on Saturday, May 18, 2024, with his loving family by his side, at the age of 65 following a courageous 15 year battle with cancer. Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, May 25, 2024 at Ebenezer Lutheran Church, rural… Continue reading Obituary | Mitch Dicken | Obit

Pennington County Jail In Custody 05-23-2024 18:57

Photo MNI Name Sex Age Booking # Intake Date Charges 195405 Anderson, Jeremiah Adam M 42 4908 07-28-2023 18:29 F – BOARDER – 609.222.1 Assault-2nd Degree-Dangerous Weapon 212649 Asleson, Patricia Jean F 40 5467 05-22-2024 15:37 A – BOARDER – 152.025.1 Drugs – 5th Degree – Sale – Schedule IV contr 205780 Baron, Daniel Willis… Continue reading Pennington County Jail

In Custody 05-23-2024 18:57

Highway 73/Highway 169, HIBBING, St. Louis County Crash 2024-05-23 19:38:41

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24310465 Date/Time: 05/23/2024 12:48   District: 3100 Virginia Case Information Contact: 218-735-3720 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: Highway 73/Highway 169, HIBBING, St. Louis County   Description: The Toyota Highlander was driving westbound on Highway 169 near near the intersection of Highway 73 and Highway… Continue reading Highway 73/Highway 169, HIBBING, St. Louis County
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Grand Forks Firefighters Respond to House Fire Incident Late Thursday Afternoon

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Breaking news unfolds in Grand Forks this Thursday afternoon as firefighters rush to the scene of a house fire at 309 North 5th Street. Initial reports indicated black smoke billowing from the residence, but it seems the firefighters have managed to contain the situation. An ambulance is on standby, indicating… Continue reading Grand Forks Firefighters Respond to House Fire Incident Late Thursday Afternoon

Minnesota Governor Tim Walz Attends Grand Opening of New Pellet Production Plant on the Iron Range

IRON RANGE, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Governor Tim Walz is scheduled to be present on the Iron Range today for the inaugural ceremony of US Steel’s latest pellet production facility in Katon. Following this event, he will visit a child care center and later proceed to Hoit Lakes to sign a bill directing funds towards Emergency… Continue reading Minnesota Governor Tim Walz Attends Grand Opening of New Pellet Production Plant on the Iron Range

Teen Dies Weeks After Duluth Off-Road Vehicle Crash

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A 17-year-old girl, identified as Emma Jean Malmquist of Duluth, succumbed to her injuries on May 19 following a critical off-road vehicle crash earlier this month. The crash occurred just before 10 p.m. on May 6 near North Pike Lake Road and Helm Creek Road in Canosia Township. The… Continue reading Teen Dies Weeks After Duluth Off-Road Vehicle Crash

High-Speed Pursuit and Crash in Grand Forks: Suspect Flees on Foot, Passenger Injured

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Breaking news out of Grand Forks early Thursday morning: around 4:30 a.m., a high-speed pursuit ended in a crash near 27th Avenue South and Columbia Road. According to Sergeant Milan of the Grand Forks Sheriff’s Department, the driver fled a stop by the sheriff’s department and subsequently crashed. The passenger… Continue reading High-Speed Pursuit and Crash in Grand Forks: Suspect Flees on Foot, Passenger Injured

Senate Democrats Push for Border Security Action Amidst GOP Resistance; Special Meeting in Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Senate Democrats are attempting to force Republicans to take action on border security legislation. They plan to force a vote Thursday on a new bipartisan border security package. This legislation, negotiated by both Republicans and Democrats, aims to reduce border crossings by making it tougher for migrants to qualify for… Continue reading Senate Democrats Push for Border Security Action Amidst GOP Resistance; Special Meeting in Grand Forks

Barefoot and Wet: Suspect Arrested After Fleeing Grand Forks Crash

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – We have an update on breaking news out of Grand Forks early this Thursday morning. A suspect involved in a pursuit and crash has been caught. According to an iNews viewer, after crashing on Columbia Road around 27th Avenue South at approximately 4:30 AM, the suspect—soaking wet and shoeless—knocked on… Continue reading Barefoot and Wet: Suspect Arrested After Fleeing Grand Forks Crash

Tragic Discovery: Missing Crary Man Found Dead Near Burned Pickup on Devils Lake

Shawn Duane Guy

DEVILS LAKE, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Ramsey County Sheriff Bryan Lang reported that authorities have recovered the body of Shawn Guy, a 51-year-old man from Crary, who was reported missing on Wednesday. Guy was found Thursday afternoon along the east shore of Devils Lake, less than a mile from his burned pickup truck. Foul play is… Continue reading Tragic Discovery: Missing Crary Man Found Dead Near Burned Pickup on Devils Lake

Roseau Daycare Provider Charged with Assaulting Toddler

Arrial M. Lovelace

ROSEAU, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A rural Minnesota daycare provider is facing criminal charges for allegedly assaulting a child in her care. Arrial M. Lovelace, 33, of rural Roseau, has been charged with felony third-degree assault of a victim under four and gross misdemeanor malicious punishment of a child. According to the criminal complaint, on May… Continue reading Roseau Daycare Provider Charged with Assaulting Toddler

DOJ Targets Ticketmaster: Sweeping Antitrust Lawsuit Aims to Break Up Alleged Monopoly

WASHINGTON D.C. (trfnews.i234.me) – The U.S. Justice Department has filed a sweeping antitrust lawsuit against Ticketmaster and its parent company, Live Nation Entertainment, accusing them of operating an illegal monopoly over live events in America and driving up prices for fans. The lawsuit, filed Thursday in New York, is supported by 30 state and district… Continue reading DOJ Targets Ticketmaster: Sweeping Antitrust Lawsuit Aims to Break Up Alleged Monopoly

Minnesota Takes Bold Leap into the Future with Legalization of Flying Cars

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a significant move towards the future of transportation, Minnesota Governor Tim Walz recently signed a bipartisan transportation bill that includes provisions for the use of flying cars, known as “roadable aircraft.” The new law outlines the requirements for state registration of these “roadable aircraft,” allowing them to be driven… Continue reading Minnesota Takes Bold Leap into the Future with Legalization of Flying Cars

Senate GOP Blocks Bipartisan Border Bill: Minnesota Senators Support, North Dakota Senators Oppose

WASHINGTON D.C. (trfnews.i234.me) – Another vote forced by Senate Democrats on border security legislation failed on Thursday. Minnesota Senators Klobuchar and Smith voted to move it forward, while North Dakota’s Republican Senators Cramer and Hoeven voted to kill it. By a vote of 50 to 43, Republicans led the charge to halt consideration of the… Continue reading Senate GOP Blocks Bipartisan Border Bill: Minnesota Senators Support, North Dakota Senators Oppose

Hatchet-Wielding Man Fatally Shot by Crookston Police: New Details Released by BCA

CROOKSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension has released new information about the fatal police shooting that left a man dead in Crookston. The man who was killed, 35-year-old Andrew Dale of Crookston, allegedly ran towards officers while carrying a hatchet on May 16, according to a BCA release. According to a… Continue reading Hatchet-Wielding Man Fatally Shot by Crookston Police: New Details Released by BCA

U.S. Highway 10 at NW Brown St. , VERNDALE, Wadena County Crash 2024-05-23 18:37:52

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24900797 Date/Time: 05/23/2024 13:29   District: 2900 Detroit Lakes Case Information Contact: 218-846-8260 Media Contact: Sgt. Jesse Grabow (218) 639-3168   Location: U.S. Highway 10 at NW Brown St. , VERNDALE, Wadena County   Description: 1997 Dodge Dakota was traveling northbound on Brown St., crossing the lanes of U.S. Highway… Continue reading U.S. Highway 10 at NW Brown St. , VERNDALE, Wadena County
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NB 371 hwy at Ojibwa Rd, WEST CROW WING UNORG, Crow Wing County Crash 2024-05-23 16:35:02

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24800700 Date/Time: 05/23/2024 11:22   District: 2800 Brainerd Case Information Contact: 218-316-3030 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: NB 371 hwy at Ojibwa Rd, WEST CROW WING UNORG, Crow Wing County   Description: (V1) 2013 Ford Escape SUV. (V2) 2011 Honda CRV-SUV. Ford Escape was… Continue reading NB 371 hwy at Ojibwa Rd, WEST CROW WING UNORG, Crow Wing County
Crash 2024-05-23 16:35:02

Roseau County Jail In Custody 05-23-2024 14:40

Photo MNI Name Sex Age Booking # Intake Date Charges 12555 Acevedo, Antonio Rafael M 62 3266 03-14-2024 18:01 G – PROBATION VIOLATION – 169A.20.1(2) Traffic – DWI – Operate Motor Vehicle Under I 18549 Corneliusen, David Allen M 64 3061 08-29-2023 00:25 F – 1 COURTPENDING – 609.19.1(1) Murder – 2nd Degree – With… Continue reading Roseau County Jail

In Custody 05-23-2024 14:40

Obituary | Geraldine “Geri” Benitt

Geri Benitt, 73, of Holt, MN, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 22, 2024 at her home. Memorial service will be held at 1:00 PM on Friday, May 31, 2024 at Nazareth Lutheran Church in Holt, MN, with Rev. Sheila Michaels officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Geraldine… Continue reading Obituary | Geraldine “Geri” Benitt

Report of a collision in the parking lot of Sungarden Apartments

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – On May 3 at 12:01 a.m., law enforcement received a report of a collision in the parking lot of Sungarden Apartments, located at 1508 Hwy. 1 E. Josiah Hicks from Thief River Falls was backing a 2004 Chevy Silverado out of a parking spot when it collided with the… Continue reading Report of a collision in the parking lot of Sungarden Apartments

Highway 61 and Larsmont Road , TWO HARBORS UNORGANIZED, Lake County Crash 2024-05-23 15:33:42

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24271034 Date/Time: 05/23/2024 12:14   District: 2700 Duluth Case Information Contact: 218-302-6127 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: Highway 61 and Larsmont Road , TWO HARBORS UNORGANIZED, Lake County   Description: The Toyota Avalon was traveling northbound Highway 61 at Larsmont Road. The Toyota swerved… Continue reading Highway 61 and Larsmont Road , TWO HARBORS UNORGANIZED, Lake County
Crash 2024-05-23 15:33:42

Isaac Granados has been charged with felony aiding and abetting a second-degree burglary

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Isaac Granados, 35, has been charged with felony aiding and abetting a second-degree burglary in connection with a burglary in Thief River Falls in January 2022. The charge was filed on May 2 in Pennington County District Court. Granados was allegedly linked to the burglary through a device pinging… Continue reading Isaac Granados has been charged with felony aiding and abetting a second-degree burglary

Southbound Highway 169 at School St., ELK RIVER, Sherburne County Crash 2024-05-23 13:31:39

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24601743 Date/Time: 05/23/2024 08:41   District: 2600 St. Cloud Case Information Contact: 320-223-6666 Media Contact: Sgt. Jesse Grabow (218) 639-3168   Location: Southbound Highway 169 at School St., ELK RIVER, Sherburne County   Description: All vehicles were Southbound on Highway 169 when they collided at the intersection.     Road… Continue reading Southbound Highway 169 at School St., ELK RIVER, Sherburne County
Crash 2024-05-23 13:31:39

NB Hwy 371 at Ojibwa Rd, WEST CROW WING UNORG, Crow Wing County Crash 2024-05-23 12:30:46

Check www.511mn.org for road conditions. Incident type: Other ICR: 24800700 Date/Time: 05/23/2024 11:22   District: 2800 Brainerd Case Information Contact: 218-316-3030 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: NB Hwy 371 at Ojibwa Rd, WEST CROW WING UNORG, Crow Wing County   Description: The State Patrol (Brainerd) is currently investigating a… Continue reading NB Hwy 371 at Ojibwa Rd, WEST CROW WING UNORG, Crow Wing County
Crash 2024-05-23 12:30:46

Salol man charged with driving after cancellation

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – On April 23 at approximately 10:54 a.m., authorities responded to an accident report in the parking lot of Sanford Clinic. Robert Paul Okerlund, aged 66 from Salol, was charged with driving after cancellation – inimical to public safety and subsequently arrested. Okerlund was driving a friend’s vehicle from the… Continue reading Salol man charged with driving after cancellation

Hit-and-run incident on Duluth Avenue

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – On April 28 at 8:56 a.m., authorities were informed about a hit-and-run incident on Duluth Avenue North. An unidentified driver struck a parked 2019 Chevy Silverado owned by a resident of Grand Forks, North Dakota, and fled the scene. The accident is estimated to have occurred between 11 p.m.… Continue reading Hit-and-run incident on Duluth Avenue

Thief River Falls man has been charged with second-degree DWI

Tylar Housker Williamson

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – On May 4 at 5:21 a.m., law enforcement reportedly observed an occupied vehicle at Hartz Park. Tylar Housker Williamson, 26, from Thief River Falls, has been charged with second-degree DWI and was subsequently arrested. Williamson allegedly displayed signs of impairment, with the officer noting that the vehicle had been… Continue reading Thief River Falls man has been charged with second-degree DWI

CROOKSTON ARREST/FIRE REPORT May 23, 2024

The Northwest Regional Corrections Center reports the arrest of the following-   Joshua Paul Adams, 22, of Crookston, for Criminal Sex Conduct in the third degree, Force or Coercion. Shawn Andrew Keown, 48, of Grand Forks, for Drug Possession in the third degree, methamphetamine/amphetamine in a school/park/public housing zone. Janalle Rebecca Keown, 40, of Grand Forks, for… Continue reading CROOKSTON ARREST/FIRE REPORT May 23, 2024

Red Lake Falls Man Pleads Not Guilty to Felony Charges for Spiking Drink with Drugs

Lane Allen Anderson

RED LAKE COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Lane Allen Anderson, 27, waived his Wednesday, May 22, omnibus hearing and pleaded not guilty to two felony charges. Anderson is charged with adulteration causing illness, pain, or other bodily harm and third-degree sale of a narcotic, the latter carrying a maximum 20-year sentence. According to a probable cause… Continue reading Red Lake Falls Man Pleads Not Guilty to Felony Charges for Spiking Drink with Drugs

Pennington County Jail In Custody 05-22-2024 18:58

Photo MNI Name Sex Age Booking # Intake Date Charges 195405 Anderson, Jeremiah Adam M 42 4908 07-28-2023 18:29 F – BOARDER – 609.222.1 Assault-2nd Degree-Dangerous Weapon 212649 Asleson, Patricia Jean F 40 5467 05-22-2024 15:37 A – BOARDER – 152.025.1 Drugs – 5th Degree – Sale – Schedule IV contr 205780 Baron, Daniel Willis… Continue reading Pennington County Jail

In Custody 05-22-2024 18:58

Wendy Sue Gustafson cited for theft

Wendy Sue Gustafson

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – On April 27 at 11:47 a.m., a report of theft at Old Bostwicks led to Wendy Sue Gustafson, 53, of Thief River Falls, being cited for theft. She was allegedly caught on video surveillance stealing a clock, observed by a customer. Upon questioning by an officer, Gustafson claimed she… Continue reading Wendy Sue Gustafson cited for theft

Delton Eugene Bergsgaard – Obituary

Delton was born to Agnetha and Alph Bergsgaard on August 27, 1929, on their farm in Maddock, ND. He passed away March 5, 2024 in Superior, WI. Del had many and various jobs throughout his life,  inventing and building equipment for anything he could imagine or that anyone needed. He left home and school around… Continue reading Delton Eugene Bergsgaard – Obituary

Man in Warren, Minnesota Waives Hearing and Pleads Not Guilty to Horrifying Sex Crimes Involving Minor Victim

Seth Lawrence Solberg

MARSHALL COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A Warren, Minnesota man has pleaded not guilty to two counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct after being charged with sex crimes involving a child under the age of 13. Seth Lawrence Solberg faces up to 30 years in prison if convicted. The charges stem from an incident reported to… Continue reading Man in Warren, Minnesota Waives Hearing and Pleads Not Guilty to Horrifying Sex Crimes Involving Minor Victim

Marlene Johnson – Obituary

Marlene M. Johnson, 89 of Grand Forks, North Dakota died Saturday, May 18, 2024, at Valley Senior Living, Grand Forks, North Dakota. Marlene was born the daughter of Oscar and Alice (Moe) Mork in Grand Forks, North Dakota. She was raised in Petersburg, North Dakota and graduated from Petersburg High School. Marlene worked as a… Continue reading Marlene Johnson – Obituary

Henry Francis Koza – Obituary

Henry Francis Koza “Hank”, 83, of Crookston, Minnesota, passed away on Monday, May 13, 2024, at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, ND. Henry Koza was born on October 10, 1940, in Lawrence, Massachusetts. He was the son of Henry J. Koza and Stella M. Koza. Hank graduated from Central Catholic High School in 1958. He… Continue reading Henry Francis Koza – Obituary

Joan Adeline Aulich – Obituary

Joan Adeline (Huebner) Aulich passed away early on Saturday, May 11, 2024, while Dick was holding her hand at May Creek Cottages, in Walker, MN. And the Northern Lights were dancing. She was born in South Saint Paul, MN, to Alfred and Olga Huebner on July 28, 1931. Joan graduated from South Saint Paul High… Continue reading Joan Adeline Aulich