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

Council on American-Islamic Relations Reports Highest Number of Anti-Muslim Bias Incidents in 28 Years

WASHINGTON D.C. (trfnews.i234.me) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) reported a record high number of anti-Muslim bias incidents last year, with 8,061 complaints received. This marks the highest number of such cases since CAIR began tracking hate crimes in 1994. The data was released as part of their annual civil rights report which documents… Continue reading Council on American-Islamic Relations Reports Highest Number of Anti-Muslim Bias Incidents in 28 Years

Series of Cyber Attacks Causes Bemidji City Council Meeting to Shut Down on Monday Night

BEMIDJI, MN (trfnews.i234.me) A wave of profanity shut down the Bemidji City Council meeting on this Monday evening. Their WebEx service, which allows residents to address the Council remotely was overtaken by people letting loose a stream of profanity. Mayor Prince says the remaining items on tonight’s agenda will be taken up a the next… Continue reading Series of Cyber Attacks Causes Bemidji City Council Meeting to Shut Down on Monday Night

Grand Forks Council Annexes Land for Fufeng Corn Processing Plant Amidst Protests

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) The Grand Forks City Council voted to annex land for a new, massive corn processing plant on Monday, despite threatening protests by some. despite heated protests the grand forks city council voted six to one to annex property into the city on monday it includes land for the massive fufung corn… Continue reading Grand Forks Council Annexes Land for Fufeng Corn Processing Plant Amidst Protests

Asphalt Plant Permit Approved by East Grand Forks Council

EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) The East Grand Forks Council on Tuesday approved a “Special Use” permit for a new asphalt plant. the east grand forks city council on tuesday gave approval to a special use permit that will allow zaverle construction to build an asphalt plant east of american crystal sugar protocol please dimmers… Continue reading Asphalt Plant Permit Approved by East Grand Forks Council

Grand Forks City Council Meeting Ends with Developers and Councilman Escorted by Police to Their Vehicles

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) It was another heated debate over a proposed $700-million corn milling plant in Grand Forks. Police escorted developers and a councilman to their vehicles, after the meeting. things got ugly at the grand forks city council meeting on this monday evening the council wound up approving a property tax incentive as… Continue reading Grand Forks City Council Meeting Ends with Developers and Councilman Escorted by Police to Their Vehicles