BREAKING NEWS: Sentencing for Anders Odegaard Delayed Amid Charges of Wife’s Murder

BREAKING NEWS: Sentencing For Anders Odegaard On Hold! Charged With Murdering Wife WARREN, MN (trfnews.i234.me) A judge has rejected a plea deal in the sentencing of Anders Odegaard of Warren, Minnesota. He’s charged with beating to death his wife in front of their children in August of 2022. a sentencing hearing for Anders odor guard… Continue reading BREAKING NEWS: Sentencing for Anders Odegaard Delayed Amid Charges of Wife’s Murder

Urgent Update: Minnesota Governor Walz Closes Bars, Restaurants, and Other Establishments Amid Coronavirus Concerns

BREAKING NEWS: MN Gov. Walz Shutting Down Bars, Restaurants And More In Response To Coronavirus ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) Minnesota Governor Tim Walz has ordered the shutdown of bars, restaurants and more in the response to Coronavirus. so together then so we’re gonna have to do this that way everything we need to do now… Continue reading Urgent Update: Minnesota Governor Walz Closes Bars, Restaurants, and Other Establishments Amid Coronavirus Concerns

URGENT UPDATE: Power Outages Hit Northern Valley Amid Severe Cold Snap

BREAKING NEWS: Northern Valley Power Outages In Extreme Cold FERTILE, MN (trfnews.i234.me) Several communities in the Northern Valley are experiencing power outages as the temperature plummets. Neil Berg here with some breaking news out of the northern valley with wind chills around 60 below we have several communities experiencing a power outage now this is… Continue reading URGENT UPDATE: Power Outages Hit Northern Valley Amid Severe Cold Snap

Shooting Star Casino in Mahnomen Ramps Up to Provide 1,000 Meals Daily Amid COVID-19 Crisis

COVID-19: Shooting Star Casino In Mahnomen Preparing 1,000 Meals A Day MAHNOMEN, MN (trfnews.i234.me) The Shooting Star Casino in Mahnomen is preparing 1,000 meals a day for delivery around the White Earth Nation. listen from the shooting Star Casino in Mahnomen in a news release quote in a joint effort by tribal leadership in the… Continue reading Shooting Star Casino in Mahnomen Ramps Up to Provide 1,000 Meals Daily Amid COVID-19 Crisis

LATEST: House Fire in Marshall County, Minnesota Amid Harsh Winter Conditions

UPDATE: House Fire In Marshall County, Minnesota In Brutally Cold Weather WARREN, MN (trfnews.i234.me) Multiple fire crews have been battling a house fire in brutal cold, 6 miles north of Warren, Minnesota on this Sunday. A family member tells TRF News that everyone got out safely. Firefighters from 5 surrounding communities have been battling the… Continue reading LATEST: House Fire in Marshall County, Minnesota Amid Harsh Winter Conditions

COMPLETE INFORMATION: Fertile, MN Teacher Placed on Administrative Leave Amid Sex Crime Allegations

FULL DETAILS: Fertile, MN Teacher Facing Sex Crime Charges * Put On Administrative Leave TODD COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) A teacher from Fertile, Minnesota is facing sex crime charges in Todd County. According to court documents, he admitted to having sex with a 15-year old girl. Richard Schrom has been put on administrative leave from his… Continue reading COMPLETE INFORMATION: Fertile, MN Teacher Placed on Administrative Leave Amid Sex Crime Allegations

Twin Cities Pride Parade Sees Palestinian Protesters Amid Celebrations

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) This Sunday, the Twin Cities Pride Parade took place in Downtown Minneapolis, drawing thousands of participants and spectators. The parade, which celebrates LGBTQ+ pride, saw a moment of disruption as protesters in support of Palestine made their voices heard. Chants of “Free, free, free Palestine!” echoed through the streets, adding a layer… Continue reading Twin Cities Pride Parade Sees Palestinian Protesters Amid Celebrations

Brooklyn Park Police Officer Shoots Armed Man Amid Baby Death Investigation

BROOKLYN PARK, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A Brooklyn Park Police officer shot a man on the 8700 block of Queens Garden North early Sunday morning, June 23. The shooting occurred at approximately 4:40 a.m. The armed man was injured and taken to the hospital, where he is expected to survive. Officers had arrived at the scene… Continue reading Brooklyn Park Police Officer Shoots Armed Man Amid Baby Death Investigation

Minnesota Colleges Freeze Tuition Amid Rising Education Costs

MINNESOTA (trfnews.i234.me) – In a significant move to alleviate the financial burden on students, many colleges and universities in the Minnesota State system have announced a tuition freeze for most undergraduate programs. This decision, driven by a $293 million boost in state funding, aims to make higher education more accessible and affordable. The tuition freeze… Continue reading Minnesota Colleges Freeze Tuition Amid Rising Education Costs

Flash Flood Warning Issued for Grand Forks and Polk Counties Amid Heavy Rain and Severe Storms

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – The National Weather Service in Grand Forks has issued a Flash Flood Warning for Grand Forks and Polk Counties this Tuesday morning. Heavy rain and severe thunderstorms have been pounding the area since midnight, with wind gusts reaching up to 55 mph. Forecasters predict continuous rain for the next few… Continue reading Flash Flood Warning Issued for Grand Forks and Polk Counties Amid Heavy Rain and Severe Storms

Union workers at the Sappi paper mill in Cloquet, Minnesota, have authorized a potential strike amid contract disagreements.

CLOQUET, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – The National Conference of Firemen and Oilers union, representing approximately 150 employees, has authorized a strike as part of ongoing negotiations over a new contract. While the strike is not imminent, its authorization signals a significant step in the collective bargaining process. The union has requested additional contract talks later this… Continue reading Union workers at the Sappi paper mill in Cloquet, Minnesota, have authorized a potential strike amid contract disagreements.

Fargo Man Arrested for Illegal Firearm Possession Amid Shooting Investigation

Kadar Pearson

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In Fargo, North Dakota, an incident involving reports of gunshots led to the arrest of Kadar Pearson. Early on a Wednesday morning, authorities were called to the 2200 block of 6th Avenue South following reports of shots fired. Although Pearson is not charged with the shooting itself, his arrest later that… Continue reading Fargo Man Arrested for Illegal Firearm Possession Amid Shooting Investigation

Swarm Alert: Minnesota’s Mosquito Numbers Surge Amid Rainfall

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – As rainfall saturates Minnesota, mosquito numbers are soaring, surpassing the 10-year average. Alex Carlson from the Metropolitan Mosquito Control District warns that the abundant rain is fueling increased hatching. Technicians are discovering dippers brimming with larvae, indicating a forthcoming emergence of adult mosquitoes in about a week. Expect heightened mosquito… Continue reading Swarm Alert: Minnesota’s Mosquito Numbers Surge Amid Rainfall

Embattled MN Senator Nicole Mitchell Refuses to Resign Amid Burglary Charges

Nicole Mitchell

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – State Senator Nicole Mitchell of Woodbury has announced she will not resign despite mounting pressure from DFL leaders following her burglary charges in Detroit Lakes. Mitchell’s lawyer issued a statement on Thursday affirming her commitment to continue serving in the state senate while her criminal case proceeds. Last month, Mitchell… Continue reading Embattled MN Senator Nicole Mitchell Refuses to Resign Amid Burglary Charges

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

Former President Trump Scheduled to Speak at Lincoln Reagan Dinner Amid Planned Protests

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Former President Donald Trump is scheduled to travel to Minnesota today to headline a fundraising dinner for the Minnesota Republican Party. Trump will be the featured speaker at tonight’s Lincoln Reagan Dinner in St. Paul. Despite stating he wouldn’t return to Minnesota if he lost the state in 2020, Trump,… Continue reading Former President Trump Scheduled to Speak at Lincoln Reagan Dinner Amid Planned Protests

Northern Minnesota Air Quality Forecast to Improve Amid Canadian Wildfires

ST. PAUL, (trfnews.i234.me) – The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency issued an air quality alert for the entire state due to smoke from Canadian wildfires. Officials advise minimizing outdoor activities and heavy exertion until noon today. While smoke persists in southern Minnesota until midday, the northern region sees improvement. Air quality is expected to gradually enhance… Continue reading Northern Minnesota Air Quality Forecast to Improve Amid Canadian Wildfires

Grand Forks Man Charged Amid Surge in Vehicle Thefts

Parker J. Hanson

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In the wake of a troubling surge in thefts from vehicles plaguing the streets of Grand Forks, law enforcement officials have zeroed in on a suspect they believe to be connected to at least one of these brazen crimes. The spotlight now falls on a 30-year-old Grand Forks resident, Parker… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Charged Amid Surge in Vehicle Thefts

Minnesota Senate Debates Senator’s Voting Rights Amid Criminal Charges

Nicole Mitchell

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A debate in the Minnesota Legislature over the right of a Senator’s right to vote, after she’s been charged with a crime. Democratic Stand: Democrats oppose Republican demands to bar Senator Nicole Mitchell, facing felony burglary charges, from voting until an Ethics panel investigates. Senator Scott Dibble asserts constituents deserve… Continue reading Minnesota Senate Debates Senator’s Voting Rights Amid Criminal Charges

Minnesota Senator Nicole Mitchell Faces Job Uncertainty Amid Burglary Charges

Nicole Mitchell

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Minnesota Senator Nicole Mitchell of Woodbury, a member of the DFL party, finds herself embroiled in controversy as legislators debate her future following burglary charges in Detroit Lakes. Mitchell, in a statement released by her attorneys, asserts her intent to remain in office despite facing accusations of breaking into her… Continue reading Minnesota Senator Nicole Mitchell Faces Job Uncertainty Amid Burglary Charges

Minnesota State Senator Nicole Mitchell Faces Calls to Resign Amid Burglary Charges

Nicole Mitchell

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Senator Nicole Mitchell of Woodbury, a Democrat representing Minnesota, is under intense scrutiny as she faces burglary charges stemming from an alleged incident at her stepmother’s home in Detroit Lakes. Despite mounting pressure from Republicans for her resignation, Mitchell adamantly states that she has no intentions of stepping down. Her… Continue reading Minnesota State Senator Nicole Mitchell Faces Calls to Resign Amid Burglary Charges

Increased Law Enforcement Presence at Traill County School Amid Shooting Threat Allegation

MAYVILLE, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Law enforcement will bolster its presence at a school in Traill County following an alleged threat of a school shooting. May-Port-CG Superintendent Michael Bradner confirmed the administration’s awareness of the danger but provided no specifics regarding its nature or timing. In a statement to TRF News, Bradner emphasized the administration’s coordination… Continue reading Increased Law Enforcement Presence at Traill County School Amid Shooting Threat Allegation

Ukrainian-Americans Advocate for Aid to Ukraine Amid Congressional Debate

WASHINGTON D.C. (trfnews.i234.me) – As Congress deliberates on aid to Ukraine, Ukrainian-Americans from Minnesota gear up to press for assistance in Washington, D.C. Maria Doan, representing Stand With Ukraine MN, expresses disappointment over Congress’s failure to pass a Ukraine aid bill since October. Despite the U.S. Senate’s approval of a $95.3 billion foreign aid bill,… Continue reading Ukrainian-Americans Advocate for Aid to Ukraine Amid Congressional Debate

Grand Forks Air Force Base Placed on Lockdown Amid Potential Shooter Report

GRAND FORKS AIR FORCE BASE, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Amid reports of a possible shooter, the Grand Forks Air Force Base is currently under lockdown this Wednesday afternoon. While details are still emerging, multiple sources within the base have confirmed the lockdown, indicating that it’s not a drill. Attempts to gather further information have been made,… Continue reading Grand Forks Air Force Base Placed on Lockdown Amid Potential Shooter Report

Minneapolis City Council Votes to Delay Rideshare Ordinance Amid Uber and Lyft Threats

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a crucial meeting on Thursday, the Minneapolis City Council addressed the impending rideshare ordinance, which had Uber and Lyft on the brink of leaving the city by May. The council unanimously agreed to postpone the ordinance’s enforcement, pushing back the effective date from May 1 to July 1. This decision… Continue reading Minneapolis City Council Votes to Delay Rideshare Ordinance Amid Uber and Lyft Threats

Dust Storms Hit Northern Valley Amid Red Flag Warning

POLK COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Tom Berg here with breaking news as isolated dust storms sweep across the northern Valley, just east of East Grand Forks. Dry conditions and high winds prompted a Red Flag Warning in effect until 7:00 p.m. this Saturday. Residents are urged to exercise caution as gusty winds, reaching up to… Continue reading Dust Storms Hit Northern Valley Amid Red Flag Warning

Starbucks in Grand Forks Shuts Down Amid Unionization Vote

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Many Grand Forks residents are left puzzled today as the Starbucks located on Washington Street and Demers Avenue remain closed. Behind the locked doors, a significant decision is being made that could impact the future of the establishment and its employees. A sign posted on the door simply states that… Continue reading Starbucks in Grand Forks Shuts Down Amid Unionization Vote