Pine County Drug Dogs Excel in Recent Operations

PINE COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – The Pine County Sheriff’s Office in Minnesota is commending their K9 units for a string of successful drug busts. Deputies reported that the canine officers, Hazard, Luda, and Chaos, played crucial roles in three separate investigations within a single day. Over the last three days, these skilled K9s contributed to… Continue reading Pine County Drug Dogs Excel in Recent Operations

Polaris Company and Employee Charged in Alaska Snowmobile Crash That Killed 3 Sled Dogs

ALASKA (trfnews.i234.me)  – In a tragic incident, Eric Johnson, a resident of Roseau, Minnesota, and an employee of Polaris Incorporated, now faces charges in Alaska following a snowmobile crash in December. Johnson was testing a snowmobile in the Alaskan Backcountry for Polaris when the vehicle crashed into a sled dog team, resulting in the death… Continue reading Polaris Company and Employee Charged in Alaska Snowmobile Crash That Killed 3 Sled Dogs

Chernobyl Dogs: Genetic Study Reveals Resilience to Radiation and Cancer Resistance

Chernobyl Dogs: Genetic Study Reveals Resilience to Radiation and Cancer Resistance

A groundbreaking study sheds light on the genetics and behavior of dogs living in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone (CEZ), offering insights into their ability to thrive in a challenging environment. Researchers, led by evolutionary biologist and ecotoxicologist Cara Love from Princeton University, found that wolves in the radiation zone developed a resistance to cancer, exhibiting… Continue reading Chernobyl Dogs: Genetic Study Reveals Resilience to Radiation and Cancer Resistance

7-Year-Old Attacked by Dogs in St. Paul: Dogs Surrendered, Investigation Underway

7-Year-Old Attacked by Dogs in St. Paul: Dogs Surrendered, Investigation Underway

ST PAUL, Minn. (trfnews.i234.me) – A horrifying incident occurred on the 600 block of Van Buren Ave. in St. Paul late Thursday afternoon when a 7-year-old girl, Sumaya Farah Ali, was attacked by a group of dogs after getting off her school bus. The attack resulted in injuries to her face and leg, and it… Continue reading 7-Year-Old Attacked by Dogs in St. Paul: Dogs Surrendered, Investigation Underway

Minnesota native killed in Mexico after being attacked by dogs

Tragedy Strikes as Minnesota Native Mina Bast is Killed in Mexico

ST. PAUL, Minn. (trfnews.i234.me) – Reyna Mishler, the grieving mother of 48-year-old Mina Bast, is left with only photographs and memories after her daughter’s tragic death in San Felipe, Baja California, Mexico. The Como Park High School graduate was walking along the beach when she witnessed a dog being attacked by a pack of ten others.… Continue reading Minnesota native killed in Mexico after being attacked by dogs

7-Year-Old Girl Attacked by Dogs in St. Paul: Police Investigation Underway

7-Year-Old Girl Attacked by Dogs in St. Paul: Police Investigation Underway

ST. PAUL, Minn. (trfnews.i234.me) – St. Paul police reported a distressing incident on Thursday evening as a 7-year-old girl suffered significant injuries in a dog attack. The girl, walking with her mother near the 600 block of Van Buren Avenue after leaving a bus stop, was attacked by a group of dogs that emerged from a… Continue reading 7-Year-Old Girl Attacked by Dogs in St. Paul: Police Investigation Underway

Resilience Triumphs: Georgia, a Survivor of Animal Cruelty, Finds a Loving Home

GREY CLOUD ISLAND, Minn. (trfnews.i234.me) – In a heartwarming turn of events, Josh Nelson discovered the inspiring resilience of a 3-year-old German Shepherd mix named Georgia when they crossed paths at the Animal Humane Society. Little did Nelson know about Georgia’s tragic past when he sensed an instant connection and deemed her the perfect companion. Georgia’s… Continue reading Resilience Triumphs: Georgia, a Survivor of Animal Cruelty, Finds a Loving Home

Tragic House Fire in Otter Tail County Claims Lives of Two Dogs

Tragic House Fire in Otter Tail County Claims Lives of Two Dogs

DENT, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a devastating incident on Saturday night, a fire engulfed a home in rural Star Lake Township near Dent, Minnesota, resulting in the tragic loss of two dogs. The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office reported that the blaze broke out at around 7:38 p.m. in the 30000 block of 380th Street.… Continue reading Tragic House Fire in Otter Tail County Claims Lives of Two Dogs