The accumulation of a light layer of snow has resulted in several accidents this late afternoon, predominantly in the central and south-central regions of the state. Below are details of three collisions captured by MnDOT traffic cameras.
MINNEAPOLIS — On Halloween morning, snow-covered roads across the region made driving slippery and frightening. In the period between midnight and 9 a.m. on Tuesday, 181 crashes were reported across the state by the Minnesota State Patrol. Fortunately, none of the crashes resulted in serious or fatal injuries. In addition, the State Patrol responded to… Continue reading Minnesota State Patrol: 181 crashes overnight due to snow
ST. CROIX COUNTY 1. Fatal crash and explosion on I94 in Western Wisconsin. 2. Occurred at 5:41 p.m. 3. Multiple individuals missing and presumed deceased. 4. The video shows a fireball erupting after the collision. 5. The channel chooses not to publish certain portions of the video. 6. Distracted driving may have played a significant… Continue reading Wisconsin I-94 is closed due to a multiple-fatality crash and explosion
ARGO Recall Summary Name of Product: ARGO Xplorer ATVs Hazard: Incorrectly installed check valves and vent hoses can lead to fuel overflow, posing a fire hazard. Remedy: Repair Recall Date: September 07, 2023 Units: About 500 (In addition, about 1,670 in Canada) Consumer Contact: ARGO toll-free at 877-662-2840 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT, Monday through Friday, email at www.argoxtv.com/contact or online… Continue reading ARGO Recall of ARGO Xplorer All-Terrain Vehicles Due to Fire Hazard
GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) We now have an extensive statement from GE, the owner of LM Wind Power in Grand Forks, regarding the plant’s closure due to employees testing positive for COVID-19. The plant employs 900 people and we’ve now learned 9 employees have tested positive for Coronavirus.
THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) The victim of a murder-arson case has been identified. Alexandra Ellingson died from asphyxiation and was then burned. Devon Pulczinski is facing charges of 2nd Degree Murder and 1st Degree Arson.
CHANHASSEN, MN (trfnews.i234.me) Minnesota legislators consider naming a stretch of Highway in honor of Prince. Proposed legislation in Minnesota seeks to designate a stretch of Highway 5 in Chanhassen as the Prince Rogers Nelson Memorial Highway. The bill has already passed the Minnesota State Senate Transportation Committee last month and is now being heard by… Continue reading Prince To Get His Due In Minnesota?
Crookston Fire Chief Shane Heldstab has informed KROX that there is no Open Burning in Polk County today, but campfires are still allowed. The National Weather Service has issued a Near Critical Fire Weather condition advisory for northwestern Minnesota.� The advisory includes the cities of Crookston, East Grand Forks, Hallock, Karlstad, Lancaster, Roseau, Warroad, Greenbush,… Continue reading NO OPEN BURNING IN POLK COUNTY TODAY DUE TO HIGH FIRE DANGER
The Crookston Community Pool will be closed until further notice. At 10:15 am on April 28, 2023, a flange on the main water line to the building failed, resulting in the shut off of all water to the facility. The facility will stay closed until it is fixed. It is unknown at this time how… Continue reading CROOKSTON POOL CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO WATER MAIN ISSUE
The City of East Grand Forks has announced the following road closures due to flooding. The Highway 2 Off ramp and the River Road underpass are now closed to traffic. The train bridge underpass is now closed to traffic. The gravel road in LaFave Park is closed to traffic. The north pedestrian bridge in the… Continue reading CITY OF EAST GRAND FORKS CLOSES ROADS DUE TO FLOODING