Highway 101 Heroics: Good Samaritans Rescue Driver from Crow River Plunge

ROGERS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic turn of events, a box truck veered off Highway 101 north of Rogers, Minnesota, and plunged into the icy Crow River, prompting quick action from nearby good Samaritans. The incident occurred around 3:15 p.m. when the 46-year-old driver, navigating northbound near County Road 36, lost control of the vehicle.… Continue reading Highway 101 Heroics: Good Samaritans Rescue Driver from Crow River Plunge

Holocaust refugee and WWII intel operative dies at 101 – .

89 Guy Stern was a German refugee who fled the Nazis in the 1930s, journeyed to the United States, and became a military intelligence operative for the U.S. during World War II as part of the elite group known as The Ritchie Boys.  Guy Stern’s legacy  Stern’s parents recognized the trouble brewing in Germany and… Continue reading Holocaust refugee and WWII intel operative dies at 101 – .

Tillie Holmstrom, 101

Thief River Falls – Tillie Irene Holmstrom, 101, of Thief River Falls, formerly of Newfolden, passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 9, 2023 at the Thief River Care Center with her loving family by her side. Tillie Irene Jarshaw, was born November 20, 1922, the daughter of Alfred and Tilla “Tillie” (Langlie) Jarshaw in New… Continue reading Tillie Holmstrom, 101

TV sitcom creator dies at 101 – .

57 Norman Lear was a TV sitcom legend who created classic shows including “All in the Family” and “Sanford and Son.”  Norman Lear’s legacy  Lear began his television career in the early 1950s, writing sketches for comedy teams including Rowan and Martin, Martin and Lewis, and others. The first series he created was “The Deputy,”… Continue reading TV sitcom creator dies at 101 – .

Holocaust survivor who befriended Pope dies at 101 – .

14 Wanda Półtawska was a Polish doctor and author who was tortured in medical experiments by the Nazis, and later went on to befriend the future Pope John Paul II (1920–2005).  Wanda Półtawska’s legacy  At just 19, Półtawska was arrested by Nazi forces and charged with aiding the Polish resistance movement. She was interned at… Continue reading Holocaust survivor who befriended Pope dies at 101 – .

Eastbound Interstate 94 at Highway 101, ROGERS, Hennepin County Crash 2023-09-24 01:41:19

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 23511004 Date/Time: 09/23/2023 16:54   District: 2500 West Metro Case Information Contact: 763-591-4680 Media Contact:   Location: Eastbound Interstate 94 at Highway 101, ROGERS, Hennepin County   Description: A Chevrolet Silverado with a trailer were traveling westbound on Interstate 94 passing Highway 101 when it lost a tire on the… Continue reading Eastbound Interstate 94 at Highway 101, ROGERS, Hennepin County
Crash 2023-09-24 01:41:19

Highway 101 MP45, OTSEGO, Wright County Crash 2023-09-07 19:45:28

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 23603332 Date/Time: 09/07/2023 16:47   District: 2600 St. Cloud Case Information Contact: 320-223-6666 Media Contact: Sgt. Jesse Grabow (218) 639-3168   Location: Highway 101 MP45, OTSEGO, Wright County   Description: The vehicles were all traveling northbound on Highway 101 when they collided.     Road Condition: Dry   Outside agencies:… Continue reading Highway 101 MP45, OTSEGO, Wright County
Crash 2023-09-07 19:45:28

cookbook author dies at 101 – .

80 Dorothy Zehnder was a legend of the popular Bavarian Inn in the tourist town of Frankenmuth, Michigan, where she worked for more than 80 years.  Dorothy Zehnder’s legacy  Zehnder joined the staff of Bavarian Inn – then known as the Fischer Hotel – as a waitress in the 1930s. She and her husband, the… Continue reading cookbook author dies at 101 – .

The Quatermass Xperiment star dies at 101 – .

34 Margia Dean was an actress known for such films as “The Quatermass Xperiment” and “The Big Show.”   Margia Dean’s legacy  Descended from Greek royalty, Dean grew up in California, where she acted on stage as a child. Later, she worked as a model and was a runner-up for Miss America 1939. Her movie debut… Continue reading The Quatermass Xperiment star dies at 101 – .