Remembering Chris Kyle: The ‘American Sniper’

Remembering Chris Kyle: The 'American Sniper'

 FORT WORTH, Texas (trfnews.i234.me) – More than a decade ago, on February 2, 2013, retired Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, renowned as the deadliest sniper in U.S. military history, was tragically shot along with friend Chad Littlefield at a Texas gun range. Kyle, aged 38, had an illustrious military career with over 160 confirmed kills during… Continue reading Remembering Chris Kyle: The ‘American Sniper’

Potential Parole for Man Convicted of Murder at 15 Under New Minnesota Law

Potential Parole for Man Convicted of Murder at 15 Under New Minnesota Law

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Adrian Williams, who was sentenced to life in prison for a murder committed at the age of 15, may have a chance at parole due to a new law passed by the Minnesota Legislature. This law allows juveniles certified as adults and serving life sentences to be eligible for parole after 15… Continue reading Potential Parole for Man Convicted of Murder at 15 Under New Minnesota Law

New Age music pioneer dies at 76 – .

294 Iasos was a musician whose 1975 album “Inter-Dimensional Music” was one of the early examples of New Age music.  Iasos’s legacy  Born in Greece, Iasos came to the U.S. with his family as a child and studied music. Relocating from upstate New York to Berkeley, California, in the late 1960s, he became involved in… Continue reading New Age music pioneer dies at 76 – .

The Mundaneum: A Pioneering Information Database Before the Digital Age

BELGIUM (trfnews.i234.me) – Long before the advent of Google and the digital revolution, there was the Mundaneum, an ambitious project conceived in the late 1800s by two visionary Belgian lawyers, Paul Otlet and Henri La Fontaine. Their goal was to compile and categorize all the world’s knowledge using thousands of index cards. This massive collection… Continue reading The Mundaneum: A Pioneering Information Database Before the Digital Age

Claire Ann Courneya, age 91

Frazee – Claire Ann Courneya, age 91, passed away, surrounded by family, on Thursday, September 28, 2023 at Sanford Hospital in Fargo, ND. Claire Ann Donahue was born on October 26, 1931, in Minot, ND, to Francis and Loretta (Mahoney) Donahue. She attended school at St. Leo’s Catholic school in Minot and upon graduating, went… Continue reading Claire Ann Courneya, age 91

Golden Age actress dies at 92 – .

129 Carmen Sevilla, a Spanish-born actress from the Golden Age of Hollywood, portrayed characters in major epics like “King of Kings” and “Antony and Cleopatra.”  Carmen Sevilla’s legacy  Born in Seville, Spain, Sevilla began her career in entertainment as a dancer in the early 1940s, but by the end of the decade had started to… Continue reading Golden Age actress dies at 92 – .

Jill D. Ellingson-Hegstrom June 24, 1971 ~ June 18, 2023 (age 51)

Hawick – Jill D. Ellingson-Hegstrom, 51, of Hawick, died at the St. Cloud Hospital on June 18, 2023, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Jill Diana Ellingson was born in Thief River Falls on June 24, 1971, to Arlen and Sharon (Olstad) Ellingson. Jill attended school in Thief River Falls until 1988 and then… Continue reading Jill D. Ellingson-Hegstrom June 24, 1971 ~ June 18, 2023 (age 51)

Cora Mae Hansen, age 100

Cora Mae Hansen, age 100, of Hastings, formerly of Grand Forks, North Dakota, Bemidji Minnesota, and Alexandria, Minnesota, passed away peacefully on June 20, 2023, at Hastings Senior Health and Living. A celebration of life will be held at 11:00 am on Tuesday, June 27, 2023, at Starkson Family Life Celebration Chapel with visitation an… Continue reading Cora Mae Hansen, age 100

Arthur “Pete” Benoy, age 87

Arthur “Pete” Benoy, age 87, of Mentor, MN, passed away on Tuesday, June 13th, at his home. A memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, June 19th, at Faith Lutheran Church in Mentor with the Rev. Michael Sletto officiating. Interment will be in Rosehill Cemetery, Mentor, at a later date. The family… Continue reading Arthur “Pete” Benoy, age 87