Minnesota’s Electric Vehicle Rebate Program Sees Nearly 6,000 Applicants

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Since its inception in February, nearly 6,000 Minnesotans have applied for rebates on electric vehicle (EV) purchases. According to the Minnesota Department of Commerce, around 5,800 applications have been submitted, with over 2,000 rebate checks already issued. The program offers rebates of up to $2,500 for new EV purchases and… Continue reading Minnesota’s Electric Vehicle Rebate Program Sees Nearly 6,000 Applicants

Grand Forks Man Faces Felony for Stealing $2500 Electric Scooter from Walmart

Ryan L. Delorme

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A 38-year-old man from Grand Forks, Ryan L. Delorme, has been charged with felony theft of property. According to court documents, on June 2nd, Grand Forks police received a report that an electric shopping scooter, valued at $2500, had been stolen from Walmart and abandoned a few blocks away. An… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Faces Felony for Stealing $2500 Electric Scooter from Walmart

TRF Driver Faces Multiple Charges After Crashing into Electrical Box

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A Thief River Falls man, Aaron Merck (39), has been cited for Failure to Notify Owner of Damaged Property after allegedly crashing his 2009 Hyundai into an electrical box near Duluth Avenue North. The incident, reported just after 7 p.m., has led to Merck facing two additional charges related… Continue reading TRF Driver Faces Multiple Charges After Crashing into Electrical Box

Governor Burgum Sparks Controversy with Electric Power Critique

BISMARCK, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a bold and contentious move, North Dakota Governor Doug Burgum has ignited a firestorm of debate with his recent critique of the state’s “electric” plans. The governor’s remarks, delivered with characteristic candor, have raised eyebrows and sparked discussion among policymakers and energy experts alike. During a recent press conference, Governor… Continue reading Governor Burgum Sparks Controversy with Electric Power Critique

Minneapolis Expands Electric Bus Fleet with 20 New Vehicles

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a significant move towards sustainable transportation, the Metropolitan Council has approved the expansion of Metro Transit’s electric bus fleet in Minneapolis, Minnesota. This decision follows the approval of contracts with bus manufacturer Gillig, marking a pivotal moment in the city’s commitment to environmental responsibility. Expansion Plan: The Metropolitan Council’s vote… Continue reading Minneapolis Expands Electric Bus Fleet with 20 New Vehicles

Former Todd’s Electric Employee Faces Multiple Charges

Brandi R. Veer

KENNEDY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – 32-year-old Brandi Rose Veer of Stephen, Minnesota, is facing serious criminal charges related to alleged misuse of a company credit card while employed at Todd’s Electric in Kennedy, Minnesota. Veer, who served as a financial officer and secretary, is accused of committing felony financial transaction card fraud, along with 16 misdemeanor… Continue reading Former Todd’s Electric Employee Faces Multiple Charges