Heartwarming Rescue: Firefighter Finds Missing Children in Menahga Woods

MENAHGA, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a remarkable turn of events on Sunday evening, a local firefighter became the hero for a Menahga, Minnesota, family, as he discovered two young siblings, aged 4 and 6, who had gone missing earlier in the day. The children were found safe in the woods near their home, ending hours… Continue reading Heartwarming Rescue: Firefighter Finds Missing Children in Menahga Woods

Gunman Identified: Shannon Cortez Gooden, 38, Responsible for Burnsville Tragedy

Shannon Cortez Gooden

BURNSVILLE, Minn. (trfnews.i234.me) – Following Sunday’s tragic shooting in Burnsville, law enforcement sources have disclosed to TRF News the identity of the gunman responsible for the devastating incident. Shannon Cortez Gooden, aged 38, has been named as the assailant in the shooting that resulted in the deaths of three first responders. The chaos unfolded when police responded… Continue reading Gunman Identified: Shannon Cortez Gooden, 38, Responsible for Burnsville Tragedy

Firefighter Rescues Deer from Icy Water in Southern Minnesota

Firefighter Rescues Deer from Icy Water in Southern Minnesota

OWATONNA, Minn. (trfnews.i234.me) – In a heroic act, an Owatonna firefighter rescued a deer that had fallen through thin ice in southern Minnesota. The Owatonna Fire Department, in collaboration with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR), responded to the incident on February 8. The deer was struggling in frigid water, prompting a firefighter, equipped in… Continue reading Firefighter Rescues Deer from Icy Water in Southern Minnesota

Bob Beckwith, FDNY firefighter in iconic 9/11 photo with President George W. Bush, dies at 91

Bob Beckwith, 9/11 Hero and FDNY Firefighter Featured with President Bush, Passes Away at 91

POINT LOOKOUT, N.Y. (trfnews.i234.me) – Bob Beckwith, the retired FDNY firefighter who became an enduring symbol of resilience in the aftermath of the 9/11 attacks, has died at the age of 91. Beckwith, who appeared in the iconic photo with President George W. Bush at Ground Zero, passed away due to melanoma. Retired at the time… Continue reading Bob Beckwith, FDNY firefighter in iconic 9/11 photo with President George W. Bush, dies at 91

Saturday morning, a Minneapolis firefighter was injured

MINNEAPOLIS (trfnews.i234.me) A fire ravaged through an apartment building in Minneapolis on Saturday morning, forcing ten people to leave their homes. At approximately 9:40 a.m., fire crews responded to a report of smoke and fire coming from an apartment building at 1618 Glenwood Avenue. A fire broke out on the second floor of the three-story… Continue reading Saturday morning, a Minneapolis firefighter was injured

Procession For Fallen Firefighter At Grand Rapids, Minnesota This Week

GRAND RAPIDS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) A miles long procession honoring the life of Grand Rapids, Minnesota firefighter this week. Jim Gibeau died of electrocution, while working for Minnesota Power.

COVID Claims MN Firefighter, 1st Listed As In The Line Of Duty

UPSALA, MN (trfnews.i234.me) A funeral service was held Saturday in Upsala, Minnesota for the State’s first fighters whose death is listed as the result of COVID in the line of duty. • Funeral service held for Minnesota’s first firefighter with COVID-19 listed as the cause of death in the line of duty • The service… Continue reading COVID Claims MN Firefighter, 1st Listed As In The Line Of Duty

Early Morning Grand Forks Garage Fire, Minor Injury To Firefighter

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) Fire caused significant damage to the contents of a garage in Grand Forks early Tuesday morning. One firefighter suffered a minor injury. A garage fire broke out early Tuesday morning at 318 Cottonwood Street in Grand Forks. Crews were dispatched at 1:30 am to report smoke coming from a two-stall detached… Continue reading Early Morning Grand Forks Garage Fire, Minor Injury To Firefighter