Special Weather Statement issued May 17 at 8:54PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 854 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near Lancaster, or 42 miles northeast of Grafton, moving east at 40 mph. HAZARD…Wind gusts up to 50 mph and nickel size hail. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Minor hail damage to vegetation is possible.… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued May 17 at 8:54PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued May 17 at 8:37PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 837 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along a line extending from near Alvarado to near Bygland to 6 miles southwest of Cummings. Movement was east at 40 mph. HAZARD…Wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph and penny size hail. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued May 17 at 8:37PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued May 17 at 7:59PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 759 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along a line extending from Forest River to 7 miles northwest of Holmes to near Golden Lake. Movement was east at 40 mph. HAZARD…Wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph and penny size hail. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued May 17 at 7:59PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Grand Forks, ND 7 Day Forecast

Detailed Forecast Tonight A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Friday Mostly sunny, with… Continue reading Grand Forks, ND 7 Day Forecast

A Northwood resident receives a 360-day sentence for numerous drug offenses and concealing a weapon.

Darin James Braun

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – On Monday, May 13, a 41-year-old man from Northwood, Darin James Braun, was sentenced to serve 360 days for drug and weapon offenses. Braun admitted guilt to four counts of possession with intent to distribute, originally classified as Class A felonies but reduced to Class B felonies in a plea… Continue reading A Northwood resident receives a 360-day sentence for numerous drug offenses and concealing a weapon.

Grand Forks Man Charged with Drug Trafficking

Oscar L. Oliva

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A Grand Forks man is facing a drug trafficking charge following a search warrant executed by the Grand Forks Narcotics Task Force. According to court documents, 61-year-old Oscar L. Oliva of Grand Forks is charged with drug trafficking. On May 14th, the task force executed a search warrant at 1423… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Charged with Drug Trafficking

Northern Valley Police Week Memorial Service in Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – The 12th Annual Northern Valley Police Week Memorial Service was held at Optimus Park in Grand Forks on Thursday afternoon. The event featured local and state law enforcement officers from North Dakota and Minnesota, along with federal law enforcement, the US Air Force, and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. The… Continue reading Northern Valley Police Week Memorial Service in Grand Forks

Grand Forks Tire Slasher Pleads Guilty to Damaging 50 Vehicles

Matthew Vincent Morris

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Matthew Vincent Morris, 31, who is accused of slashing tires on 50 vehicles in a single night last fall, changed his plea to guilty on Monday, May 13. Morris is charged with Class B felony criminal mischief, resulting in more than $10,000 worth of damage. The charge carries a maximum… Continue reading Grand Forks Tire Slasher Pleads Guilty to Damaging 50 Vehicles

Grand Forks Woman Accused of Strangling Mother with Purse Strap Pleads Not Guilty

Brianna Lynn Thomas

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A Grand Forks woman accused of attempting to murder her mother waived her preliminary hearing on Monday, May 13, and pleaded not guilty to two felony charges. Brianna Lynn Thomas, 20, faces up to 20 years in prison for Class A felony attempted murder and is also charged with Class… Continue reading Grand Forks Woman Accused of Strangling Mother with Purse Strap Pleads Not Guilty

A woman from Cavalier was arrested for allegedly smuggling Suboxone into the Grand Forks County Correctional Center

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Elaine Alexis Longtine, a 25-year-old woman from Cavalier, was arrested on Monday, May 13, in connection with an incident involving the smuggling of Suboxone film strips into the Grand Forks County Correctional Center concealed within greeting card envelopes. Longtine faces charges of Class A felony conspiracy to deliver or possess… Continue reading A woman from Cavalier was arrested for allegedly smuggling Suboxone into the Grand Forks County Correctional Center

A woman from Grand Forks is accused of possessing 653 fentanyl pills with the intent to manufacture or deliver.

Danielle Caroline Hudson

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – On Monday, May 13th, when authorities in Grand Forks executed an arrest warrant for Danielle Caroline Hudson, they made a startling discovery inside her purse—approximately 653 fentanyl pills, as reported by the police. Hudson, aged 30, appeared in court for her initial hearing on Tuesday morning, May 14th. She faces… Continue reading A woman from Grand Forks is accused of possessing 653 fentanyl pills with the intent to manufacture or deliver.

Woman from Grand Forks Accused of Drug Trafficking

Danielle Caroline Hudson

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Danielle C. Hudson, a 30-year-old resident of Grand Forks, was arrested and is now confronting a drug trafficking charge. Court documents reveal that on May 13th, at 5:25 a.m., upon disembarking from a train, officers from the Grand Forks narcotics task force intercepted her in the Amtrak station parking lot.… Continue reading Woman from Grand Forks Accused of Drug Trafficking

Single Vehicle Accident in Clearwater County Injures Grand Forks Man

A Grand Forks resident, Kaiden Tyler Francis (20), sustained injuries in a weekend accident in Clearwater County, as reported by the Minnesota State Patrol. Alcohol is suspected to have played a role. Francis was driving a 2013 Nissan Frontier southbound on Highway 92 in Copley Township when he lost control of the vehicle, veering off… Continue reading Single Vehicle Accident in Clearwater County Injures Grand Forks Man

Burglary & Attack In Grand Forks

Daechaera Dominick

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A man and woman are facing criminal charges after a woman was assaulted and then both of them resisted arrest. 33-year-old Maurice Dominick of Fargo and 32-year-old Daechaera Dominick are each facing felony charges of burglary preventing arrests attempted simple assault and terrorizing in Grand Forks according to court documents… Continue reading Burglary & Attack In Grand Forks

BREAKING NEWS: RV Crash Near East Grand Forks

EAST GRAND FORKS, MN ( trfnews.i234.me) – We had an initial report of multiple injuries, following a report of an RV crash on Highway 2 near East Grand Forks, Minnesota Monday evening. * Check back later for more details. Incident   Incident type: Injury ICR: 24320729 Date/Time: 05/13/2024 18:10 District: 3200 Thief River Falls Case… Continue reading BREAKING NEWS: RV Crash Near East Grand Forks

BREAKING NEWS UPDATE: 5 Adults & Children Injured In East Grand Forks Crash

EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) Five people were injured when a pickup pulling a gooseneck camper hit the ditch on Highway 2 near East Grand Forks Monday evening. Incident   Incident type: Injury ICR: 24320729 Date/Time: 05/13/2024 18:10 District: 3200 Thief River Falls Case Information Contact: 218-683-8410 Media Contact: Sgt. Jesse Grabow (218) 639-3168 Location:… Continue reading BREAKING NEWS UPDATE: 5 Adults & Children Injured In East Grand Forks Crash

Breaking: Rollover Crash in Grand Forks Sparks Morning Alert!

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – This Monday morning in Grand Forks, a single-vehicle rollover occurred at the intersection of 40th Avenue South and Cottonwood Street. Initial reports indicate no ambulance was present at the scene, and details about injuries are awaited. Stay tuned for updates on this developing situation. I’m Neil Berg reporting for trfnews.i234.me

BREAKING NEWS UPDATE: Low Speed Rollover In Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – An update on a Monday morning crash reveals it occurred on 40th Avenue South at Cottonwood Street. Sgt. Pemberton states it was a low-speed collision resulting in an SUV rollover at the intersection with a pickup truck. Fortunately, no injuries were reported, and it’s yet to be determined if any… Continue reading BREAKING NEWS UPDATE: Low Speed Rollover In Grand Forks

Red Lobster Closes In Grand Forks, Fargo Remains Open

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A surprising closure has hit Grand Forks as the renowned Red Lobster on 32nd Avenue South shuts its doors for good. Despite efforts to reach out to corporate, no response was received. The store manager, expressing disbelief, shared on social media that neither staff nor management were aware of the… Continue reading Red Lobster Closes In Grand Forks, Fargo Remains Open

CROOKSTON GRAND FORKS POLICE DEPARTMENT RESPOND TO MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT

On Saturday, May 11, at 7:40 p.m., officers of the Grand Forks Police Department were dispatched to the 900 block of S. 20th St. for a two-vehicle accident between a motorcycle and a car. An investigation of the accident determined that a 2007 Toyota Camry was traveling northbound on S. 20th St. when it attempted… Continue reading CROOKSTON GRAND FORKS POLICE DEPARTMENT RESPOND TO MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT

Frost Advisory issued May 12 at 2:07PM CDT until May 13 at 8:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* WHAT…Temperatures as low as 34 will result in frost formation. * WHERE…Portions of north central and northwest Minnesota and northeast North Dakota. * WHEN…From 3 AM to 8 AM CDT Monday. * IMPACTS…Frost could harm sensitive outdoor vegetation. Sensitive outdoor plants may be killed if left uncovered.

Air Quality Alert issued May 12 at 10:39AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* WHAT…The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has issued an Air Quality Alert for fine particles pollution. The Air Quality Index (AQI) is expected to reach the Red or Unhealthy category. * WHERE…All of northwestern and north central Minnesota. * WHEN…Until 8AM CDT Monday. * IMPACTS…Some members of the general public may experience health effects. Sensitive… Continue reading Air Quality Alert issued May 12 at 10:39AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued May 12 at 10:11AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Relative humidity values will drop to 20 to 25 percent this afternoon. Southwest winds are expected to range from 10 to 20 mph with gusts to near 25 mph. Given the extremely dry fuels, near critical fire weather conditions are expected through the afternoon. Any fire that does develop has the potential to quickly spread.… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued May 12 at 10:11AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

BREAKING NEWS: Motorcycle-Car Crash In Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – We had a motorcycle-car crash in Grand Forks on this Saturday evening. Check back later for more details. Some breaking news out of Grand Forks on this Saturday evening video coming in here at 8:05 p.m. This is on 20th Street by Ben Franklin School no details yet but it… Continue reading BREAKING NEWS: Motorcycle-Car Crash In Grand Forks

Motorcycle Crash Update: Rider Faces DUI Charge After Colliding with Car in Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Tyler Power, 33, is facing a DUI charge after crashing his 2010 Yamaha motorcycle into a car driven by Heather Wippler, 39, in Grand Forks. The collision occurred on South 20th Street when a Toyota attempted a left turn into the Ben Franklin Elementary School parking lot, leading to the… Continue reading Motorcycle Crash Update: Rider Faces DUI Charge After Colliding with Car in Grand Forks

BREAKING NEWS: Report Of Saturday Afternoon Assault In Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Grand Forks police went to the 1800 block of Continental Drive following reports of an assault. Dispatched around 2:15 p.m., officers were alerted to a heated altercation involving a man and a woman. Witnesses recounted the intense scene, with the man fleeing before authorities arrived. While the situation unfolded rapidly,… Continue reading BREAKING NEWS: Report Of Saturday Afternoon Assault In Grand Forks

Grand Forks Man Faces Charges for $700 Bicycle Theft

Jefferey Scott Miller

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Jeffery Scott Miller, 53, from Grand Forks, is facing serious charges after being accused of stealing a $700 bicycle from a garage on April 26th. Court documents reveal that Miller has been charged with felony burglary and misdemeanor theft of property. Surveillance footage allegedly captures Miller with the stolen bicycle.… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Faces Charges for $700 Bicycle Theft

Special Weather Statement issued May 11 at 10:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Relative humidity values will drop to 20 to 25 percent this afternoon and early evening. Southwest winds are expected to range from 10 to 15 mph with gusts to near 20 mph. Given the extremely dry fuels, near critical fire weather conditions are expected through early evening. Any fire that does develop has the potential… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued May 11 at 10:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Terrorizing Incident Outside Downtown Grand Forks Bank

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A man, identified as David Lavdvik, 61, of Grand Forks, was apprehended following an alarming incident outside The Gate City Bank in downtown Grand Forks on Friday morning around 7:30 a.m. Lieutenant Andrew Stein of the Grand Forks Police Department provided details, stating that Lavdvik was arrested for terrorizing. Responding… Continue reading Terrorizing Incident Outside Downtown Grand Forks Bank

Grand Forks Police Respond To Early Saturday Morning Street Fight

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) Grand Forks Police were dispatched to an early Saturday morning street fight on North 3rd Street. and some breaking news coming in out of Downtown Grand Forks early on this Saturday morning video coming in just after 2 a.m. Closing Time grand Forks Police swooped in after a report of a… Continue reading Grand Forks Police Respond To Early Saturday Morning Street Fight

Special Weather Statement issued May 11 at 3:23AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Relative humidity values will drop into the range of 20 to 25 percent. Southwest winds are expected to range from 10 to 15 mph with gusts to near 20 mph. Given the extremely dry fuels, near critical fire weather conditions are expected through late this afternoon. Any fire that does develop has the potential to… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued May 11 at 3:23AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued May 10 at 6:48AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Relative humidity values will drop into the middle 20 percent to upper 20 percent range along with northwest winds gusting up to 45 mph. Areas in the Red River Valley are expected to see the lowest RH values and gustiest winds. Given the extremely dry fuels, near critical fire weather conditions are expected through late… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued May 10 at 6:48AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Woman Faces Criminal Charges After Vandalism Spree in Grand Forks

Pre-Shaya Collins-Watts

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a recent turn of events in Grand Forks, a woman finds herself in legal turmoil after purportedly engaging in destructive behavior. Pre-Shaya Collins-Watts, a 30-year-old resident of Grand Forks, is now confronting felony charges of criminal mischief and attempted criminal trespass, alongside a misdemeanor charge of reckless endangerment. The… Continue reading Woman Faces Criminal Charges After Vandalism Spree in Grand Forks

Grand Forks Man Charged with Vehicle Break-In at Columbia Mall

Kenaz Jackson

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) -In a recent incident at Columbia Mall in Grand Forks, a 27-year-old man, Kenaz Jackson, faces serious legal repercussions. Allegedly involved in a vehicle break-in, Jackson now confronts felony charges for unlawful entry into a vehicle, alongside misdemeanors for criminal mischief and theft of property. Detailed in court documents dated May… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Charged with Vehicle Break-In at Columbia Mall

Fire Erupts at Grand Forks Potato Processing Plant Early Tuesday Morning

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Grand Forks firefighters responded to an early Tuesday morning fire at a potato processing plant on the north side of town. Acting Battalion Chief Jo Amit reported the incident occurred around 2:59 a.m. Fire crews were dispatched to the Red River potato plant at 2250 Mil Road, where upon arrival,… Continue reading Fire Erupts at Grand Forks Potato Processing Plant Early Tuesday Morning

Special Weather Statement issued May 7 at 3:24PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 322 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over Waukon, or 42 miles north of Detroit Lakes, moving north at 40 mph. HAZARD…Wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Locations impacted include… Fertile, McIntosh, Winger, Gary, Maple Bay,… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued May 7 at 3:24PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Fisher Resident Faces Terrorizing Charges in Grand Forks County

Cathy Jean Bondy

GRAND FORKS COUNTY, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A Fisher, Minnesota woman has been charged with felony Terrorizing in Grand Forks County, North Dakota. Court documents reveal that Cathy Jean Bondy, a 69-year-old resident of Fisher, Minnesota, is currently facing a felony terrorizing charge in Grand Forks County, North Dakota. According to official records, at 3:36 a.m.… Continue reading Fisher Resident Faces Terrorizing Charges in Grand Forks County

Wind Advisory issued May 6 at 3:11PM CDT until May 7 at 1:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* WHAT…Southeast winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph expected. * WHERE…Portions of northwest and west central Minnesota and northeast and southeast North Dakota. * WHEN…From 10 AM this morning to 1 AM CDT Tuesday. * IMPACTS…Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a… Continue reading Wind Advisory issued May 6 at 3:11PM CDT until May 7 at 1:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Flames Engulf Southwind Apartments: Rapid Response by Grand Forks Fire Department

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A Sunday afternoon turned chaotic as flames erupted in the garages of the Southwind apartments in Grand Forks. Only I News was on the scene to capture the intensity of the fire as it unfolded. Battalion Chief Chris Carlson provided a detailed account of the incident, stating, “At approximately 4:06… Continue reading Flames Engulf Southwind Apartments: Rapid Response by Grand Forks Fire Department

Wind Advisory issued May 6 at 3:28AM CDT until May 7 at 1:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* WHAT…Southeast winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph expected. * WHERE…Portions of northwest and west central Minnesota and northeast and southeast North Dakota. * WHEN…From 10 AM this morning to 1 AM CDT Tuesday. * IMPACTS…Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a… Continue reading Wind Advisory issued May 6 at 3:28AM CDT until May 7 at 1:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

BREAKING NEWS: Garage Fire At Grand Forks Apartment Complex

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a startling turn of events, Grand Forks finds itself gripped by chaos as flames engulf the garages of an apartment complex, sending billows of smoke into the sky on this Sunday afternoon. Reports began pouring in around 4:20 p.m., with eyewitness videos capturing the intensity of the blaze at… Continue reading BREAKING NEWS: Garage Fire At Grand Forks Apartment Complex

Inferno Engulfs Grand Forks Apartment Complex: Large Garage Fire Erupts

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a startling turn of events, Grand Forks finds itself gripped by chaos as flames engulf the garages of an apartment complex, sending billows of smoke into the sky on this Sunday afternoon. Reports began pouring in around 4:20 p.m., with eyewitness videos capturing the intensity of the blaze at the… Continue reading Inferno Engulfs Grand Forks Apartment Complex: Large Garage Fire Erupts

Wind Advisory issued May 5 at 2:19PM CDT until May 7 at 1:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* WHAT…Southeast winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph expected. * WHERE…Portions of northwest and west central Minnesota and northeast and southeast North Dakota. * WHEN…From 10 AM Monday to 1 AM CDT Tuesday. * IMPACTS…Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few… Continue reading Wind Advisory issued May 5 at 2:19PM CDT until May 7 at 1:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Cold Case Cracked: Suspect Arrested in Grand Forks for 2013 Minneapolis Murder

Suleiman Ali

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a major breakthrough for law enforcement, a long-standing cold case involving a 2013 murder near U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis has been cracked with the arrest of 30-year-old Suleiman Ali in Grand Forks this week. Ali, who had been on the run since the incident, was apprehended by authorities in… Continue reading Cold Case Cracked: Suspect Arrested in Grand Forks for 2013 Minneapolis Murder

Chaos on the Streets: Emergency Responders Rush to Scene of Grand Forks Crash

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In the early hours of Sunday morning, chaos unfolded on the streets of Grand Forks as emergency responders raced to the scene of a crash at the intersection of 10th Street South and 17th Avenue South. Reported at approximately 12:30 a.m., the crash sent shockwaves through the otherwise tranquil night.… Continue reading Chaos on the Streets: Emergency Responders Rush to Scene of Grand Forks Crash

Update: Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle in Grand Forks – Driver Identified, No Citations Issued

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – An incident that sent shockwaves through Grand Forks on late Friday afternoon, involving a pedestrian struck by a vehicle, has garnered a critical update from authorities. The collision occurred at the intersection of Kitson Avenue and South Fifth Street, adjacent to the parking ramp, prompting swift responses from law enforcement… Continue reading Update: Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle in Grand Forks – Driver Identified, No Citations Issued

Grand Forks Man Faces Felony Charges Following Drug Bust in Domestic Dispute

Stacey L. Ruff

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic turn of events, a 40-year-old man from Grand Forks, identified as Stacey L. Ruff, finds himself in legal jeopardy after being apprehended during a domestic dispute. According to court documents, Ruff is facing a litany of charges, including drug trafficking, following a police intervention at his residence… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Faces Felony Charges Following Drug Bust in Domestic Dispute

Grand Forks Man Charged Amid Surge in Vehicle Thefts

Parker J. Hanson

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In the wake of a troubling surge in thefts from vehicles plaguing the streets of Grand Forks, law enforcement officials have zeroed in on a suspect they believe to be connected to at least one of these brazen crimes. The spotlight now falls on a 30-year-old Grand Forks resident, Parker… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Charged Amid Surge in Vehicle Thefts

East Grand Forks Man Charged After Allegedly Striking Grand Forks Police Officer

Philemon Lewis

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a startling altercation on the streets of Grand Forks, a 38-year-old man from East Grand Forks, Philemon Henry Lewis, finds himself entangled in a web of legal woes after allegedly assaulting a Grand Forks Police officer. According to court records, the incident unfolded on May 1st when Lewis was… Continue reading East Grand Forks Man Charged After Allegedly Striking Grand Forks Police Officer

Homeless Man in Grand Forks Faces 7 Felony Charges in Violent Drug Incident

Jaymison L. Jackson

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a shocking turn of events, 21-year-old Jaymison Lee Jackson, listed as homeless in Grand Forks, finds himself entangled in a web of seven felony charges following a tumultuous incident at a local motel. According to court documents, the evening took a dark turn when police responded to reports of… Continue reading Homeless Man in Grand Forks Faces 7 Felony Charges in Violent Drug Incident

Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle in Downtown Grand Forks Sparks Emergency Response

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a sudden turn of events late Friday afternoon, emergency responders rushed to the scene of a pedestrian being struck by a vehicle in downtown Grand Forks. The incident occurred just before 4:00 p.m. near the bus stop adjacent to the parking ramp, situated north of the police station and… Continue reading Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle in Downtown Grand Forks Sparks Emergency Response

Chaos in the ER: Grand Forks Patient’s Terrifying Rampage Leads to Criminal Charges

Gilbert Houle

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a shocking turn of events, the tranquility of Grand Forks, North Dakota, was shattered as a 57-year-old patient from Minot, Gilbert Houle, found himself facing a slew of criminal charges following a harrowing ordeal at Altru’s emergency room. Houle’s rampage, characterized by menacing threats and violent behavior, has sent… Continue reading Chaos in the ER: Grand Forks Patient’s Terrifying Rampage Leads to Criminal Charges

Downtown Grand Forks Engulfed in Flames: Vehicle Fire Sparks Emergency Response

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a startling development from downtown Grand Forks, emergency responders rushed to the scene of a vehicle fire this Wednesday evening. Video footage captured at 7:15 p.m. reveals a tense situation unfolding near the grave on First Street, just north of the police station toward Fifth Street. Witnesses report concerns… Continue reading Downtown Grand Forks Engulfed in Flames: Vehicle Fire Sparks Emergency Response

Woman Faces Trio of Felonies for Allegedly Trying to Run Over Family in Walmart Parking Lot

Krishawn Roberts

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – 27-year-old Krishawn Roberts from Grand Forks is at the center of a disturbing incident at a Walmart parking lot. Roberts is facing three felony charges for purportedly attempting to run over a man, woman, and child on April 4th. According to court documents, surveillance footage captured Roberts driving a black… Continue reading Woman Faces Trio of Felonies for Allegedly Trying to Run Over Family in Walmart Parking Lot

Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest of Isaac Sullivan in East Grand Forks

Isaac Sullivan

EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In East Grand Forks, Minnesota, a routine traffic stop escalated into the arrest of Isaac Sullivan, 33, from Apple Valley. Here’s the latest update: Traffic Stop: East Grand Forks Police assisted the state patrol in pulling over Sullivan’s vehicle due to an expired license tab. Signs of Impairment: Sullivan… Continue reading Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest of Isaac Sullivan in East Grand Forks

Special Weather Statement issued April 30 at 8:09AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Areas of fog occasionally reducing visibility to around one- quarter mile have developed across eastern North Dakota and northwest Minnesota. Travelers should be prepared for rapidly deteriorating visibility, and to use extra caution at intersections, railroad crossings, and school bus stops. The fog is expected to improve by late morning.

Grand Forks School Board Votes Not to Renew Contract of Ben Franklin Elementary School Principal

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a special meeting, the Grand Forks School Board decided not to renew the contract of Ben Franklin Elementary School principal, Joshua Mailhot. Superintendent Terry Brenner recommended the non-renewal citing several reasons: Performance Issues: Mailhot’s inability to follow directives, provide a clear vision for the school, maintain trust with staff,… Continue reading Grand Forks School Board Votes Not to Renew Contract of Ben Franklin Elementary School Principal

Arrest Made in Grand Forks-E. Grand Forks Kidnapping Case

Russell Jerome Fahlstrom

EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a shocking turn of events, a kidnapping case that began in Grand Forks late Friday afternoon culminated in a dramatic arrest in East Grand Forks. Russell Jerome Fahlstrom, a 29-year-old from Laporte, Minnesota, is now in custody facing charges of kidnapping with intent to commit great bodily harm… Continue reading Arrest Made in Grand Forks-E. Grand Forks Kidnapping Case

Bismarck Man Faces Felony Terrorizing Charge in Grand Forks for Allegedly Threatening Police Officer

Matthew J. Littlewind

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Matthew James Littlewind of Bismarck is confronting serious legal troubles after being charged with felony terrorizing in Grand Forks. According to court documents, on April 24th, a Grand Forks Police Officer witnessed Littlewind assaulting another individual in the parking lot of 110 Cherry Street. As Littlewind was being taken into… Continue reading Bismarck Man Faces Felony Terrorizing Charge in Grand Forks for Allegedly Threatening Police Officer

Collaboration Leads to Arrest: East Grand Forks Police Aid Minnesota State Patrol in Sunday Afternoon Incident

Collaboration Leads to Arrest: East Grand Forks Police Aid Minnesota State Patrol in Sunday Afternoon Incident

EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a recent development in East Grand Forks, Minnesota, a collaboration between local law enforcement and the Minnesota State Patrol resulted in the stop and arrest of an individual Sunday afternoon. The incident occurred on Highway 220, north of town. East Grand Forks Police, in conjunction with the Minnesota… Continue reading Collaboration Leads to Arrest: East Grand Forks Police Aid Minnesota State Patrol in Sunday Afternoon Incident

Woman Faces Felony Charge in Grand Forks for Allegedly Fraudulently Claiming Unemployment Benefits While Employed

Kristi R. Thorsteinson

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a startling development, Kristi R. Thorsteinson is facing a serious felony charge in Grand Forks District Court for allegedly committing insurance fraud. Court documents reveal that between April 6th and August 30th of 2023, Thorsteinson purportedly submitted false unemployment claims while she was gainfully employed. The criminal complaint asserts… Continue reading Woman Faces Felony Charge in Grand Forks for Allegedly Fraudulently Claiming Unemployment Benefits While Employed

Two Men Allegedly Threaten Individual with Gun and Machete in Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a developing story out of Grand Forks, a disturbing incident unfolded on Friday night, around 9:45 p.m., involving the alleged threat of violence by two individuals armed with a gun and a machete. Here are the key details: Threatening Situation: A report surfaced regarding an individual being threatened by… Continue reading Two Men Allegedly Threaten Individual with Gun and Machete in Grand Forks

Grand Forks Man Charged with Felony Terrorizing for Alleged Death Threat and Phone Interference

Benjamin N. Salter

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a concerning development, 25-year-old Benjamin N. Salter from Grand Forks faces serious charges after an incident on April 25th. Responding to a hang-up 911 call on the 1800 block of Dyke Avenue, Grand Forks police encountered a male victim who reported that Salter had allegedly threatened to kill him.… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Charged with Felony Terrorizing for Alleged Death Threat and Phone Interference

Exclusive Interview: Male Victim Recounts Terrifying Kidnapping Attempt Spanning Grand Forks to East Grand Forks

EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a shocking turn of events, a chilling attempted kidnapping unfolded on Friday evening, originating in Grand Forks and culminating in East Grand Forks. We have now obtained an exclusive interview with the male victim, shedding light on the harrowing ordeal. Initial Encounter: The victim, whose identity remains undisclosed… Continue reading Exclusive Interview: Male Victim Recounts Terrifying Kidnapping Attempt Spanning Grand Forks to East Grand Forks

Woman Claims Attempted Kidnapping in East Grand Forks Incident

EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In an update on the recent incident in East Grand Forks, a woman alleges an attempted kidnapping. The event, which unfolded before 6:00 p.m. on Friday, involved a man reportedly jumping into her vehicle and threatening her with a gun. The victim asserted that the man demanded a ride,… Continue reading Woman Claims Attempted Kidnapping in East Grand Forks Incident

Police Respond to Incident in East Grand Forks Neighborhood

EAST GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – On a Friday evening in East Grand Forks, Minnesota, law enforcement swarmed Fifth Avenue Northeast near the Arco gas station. Reports indicated a significant police presence from the East Grand Forks Police and Polk County Sheriff’s Department. The incident, which unfolded around 6:15 p.m., drew attention to a neighborhood… Continue reading Police Respond to Incident in East Grand Forks Neighborhood

Crookston Woman Receives Staggered 180-Day Sentence for Felony Theft and Aiding Offender Charges

POLK COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a courtroom drama unfolding on Tuesday, April 23, Irene Thompson, 42, faced sentencing for her involvement in felony theft from an employer and aiding an offender. Thompson had previously pleaded guilty to these charges in February, leading to the dismissal of two remaining charges against her. The proposed plea… Continue reading Crookston Woman Receives Staggered 180-Day Sentence for Felony Theft and Aiding Offender Charges

Grand Forks Man Faces Serious Drug Charges

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Tyler Gregory Thomas, 24, from Belcourt, waived his preliminary hearing, originally set for April 26, in Grand Forks County. He pleaded not guilty to three felony drug charges, including Class A felony possession of over 50 grams of methamphetamine with intent to distribute, which carries a maximum 20-year sentence. Additionally,… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Faces Serious Drug Charges

Grand Forks SWAT Assists Sheriff’s Department in Response to Armed Individual Report

THOMPSON, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – This Thursday morning, a significant law enforcement response unfolded in the northern Valley following reports of an armed individual near Thompson, North Dakota. Details remain scarce, but authorities received information about a man allegedly armed with a gun west of Thompson. The situation prompted a sizable police presence in the area,… Continue reading Grand Forks SWAT Assists Sheriff’s Department in Response to Armed Individual Report

Grand Forks Man Appears in Court on Attempted Murder Charges

Alexander Antonio Thompson

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – 27-year-old Alexander Antonio Thompson has appeared in Grand Forks District Court, facing charges of attempted murder and aggravated assault. Thompson’s initial court appearance follows a disturbing incident where he allegedly attempted to strangle a coworker to death using an extension cord. According to the criminal complaint, Thompson engaged in a… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Appears in Court on Attempted Murder Charges

Grand Forks Inmate Faces New Charges After Allegedly Receiving Drugs via Mail

Andrew Stenerson

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a startling development at the Grand Forks County Jail, inmate Andrew Stenerson is now confronting additional legal trouble after authorities discovered he allegedly received drugs through the mail. Stenerson, hailing from Grafton, North Dakota, faces charges of conspiracy to deliver a controlled substance within the correctional facility, according to… Continue reading Grand Forks Inmate Faces New Charges After Allegedly Receiving Drugs via Mail

Homeless Man at Church Alarms Concerned Mother: Police Intervene After Disturbing Behavior Reported

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a recent incident near the Grand Forks Mission, police responded to a call from a worried mother regarding a homeless individual frequenting a church. The man, who claimed to be a pastor, reportedly unnerved residents by loitering at the church entrance and engaging in concerning behavior. Disturbed by his… Continue reading Homeless Man at Church Alarms Concerned Mother: Police Intervene After Disturbing Behavior Reported

Red Flag Warning issued April 25 at 4:45PM CDT until April 25 at 8:00PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* AFFECTED AREA…In Minnesota, West Polk, Norman, Clay, Kittson, Roseau, Lake Of The Woods, West Marshall, East Marshall, North Beltrami, Pennington, Red Lake, East Polk, North Clearwater, South Beltrami, Mahnomen, South Clearwater, Hubbard, West Becker, East Becker, Wilkin, West Otter Tail, East Otter Tail, Wadena and Grant. * WINDS…South 15 to 30 mph with gusts… Continue reading Red Flag Warning issued April 25 at 4:45PM CDT until April 25 at 8:00PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Blowing Dust Advisory issued April 25 at 4:26PM CDT until April 25 at 8:00PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* WHAT…Visibility between one-quarter and one mile in blowing dust. * WHERE…In Minnesota, Kittson, Norman, West Marshall, and West Polk Counties. In North Dakota, Pembina County. * WHEN…Until 8 PM CDT this evening. * IMPACTS…Hazardous driving conditions due to reduced visibility. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Critical fire weather conditions will continue through 8 PM today. Blowing dust… Continue reading Blowing Dust Advisory issued April 25 at 4:26PM CDT until April 25 at 8:00PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Grand Forks Man Charged with Attempted Murder: Allegedly Strangled Coworker with Extension Cord

Alexander Antonio Thompson

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – On April 22, Alexander Antonio Thompson, 27, engaged in a violent altercation with a coworker at their workplace in Grand Forks. According to witness statements and an affidavit, Thompson allegedly attempted to strangle the coworker during the altercation. He then reportedly used an electrical extension cord to further restrict the… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Charged with Attempted Murder: Allegedly Strangled Coworker with Extension Cord

Red Flag Warning issued April 25 at 12:45PM CDT until April 25 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

The National Weather Service in Grand Forks has issued a Red Flag Warning for wind and low relative humidity, which is in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening. * AFFECTED AREA…In Minnesota, West Polk, Norman, Clay, Kittson, Roseau, Lake Of The Woods, West Marshall, East Marshall, North Beltrami, Pennington, Red Lake, East Polk, North… Continue reading Red Flag Warning issued April 25 at 12:45PM CDT until April 25 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Grand Forks Man Charged with Criminal Trespass and Terrorizing After Refusing to Leave Woman’s Residence

Jeffrey G. Tollefson

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Jeffrey G. Tollefson, 38, of Grand Forks, faces serious criminal charges following an alarming incident at a woman’s residence. Court documents reveal that on April 16th, Tollefson was charged with felonies of Criminal Trespass and terrorizing, along with misdemeanor domestic violence. The charges stem from a distressing encounter where Tollefson… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Charged with Criminal Trespass and Terrorizing After Refusing to Leave Woman’s Residence

American Crystal Sugar Fined $350,000 for Air Pollution Violations

EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – American Crystal Sugar, operating a sugar beet processing plant in East Grand Forks, Minnesota, received a $350,000 fine from state regulators for air pollution violations. The plant, one of five operated by the cooperative in the Red River Valley, exceeded permissible levels of particulate matter and emitted high levels… Continue reading American Crystal Sugar Fined $350,000 for Air Pollution Violations

Parents from Tokio Charged in 3-Year-Old Daughter’s Tragic Death

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A devastating tragedy has gripped Tokio, North Dakota, as a couple faces federal charges following the death of their 3-year-old daughter in 2022. Austin Ray Lester, 28, and Krissy Louise Hinsley, 25, are accused of involuntary manslaughter and two counts of child neglect. Additionally, Lester faces a charge of assaulting… Continue reading Parents from Tokio Charged in 3-Year-Old Daughter’s Tragic Death

Suspect Detained in Burglary Incident, No Charges to Be Filed

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In an update to the burglary incident at Gateway Apartments on 1923 North 20th Street in Grand Forks, Sergeant Kalan confirms that a suspect was apprehended. However, the apartment manager has opted not to pursue charges. Burglary Report: Earlier today, police responded to a burglary in progress at Gateway Apartments… Continue reading Suspect Detained in Burglary Incident, No Charges to Be Filed

Burglary Investigation Underway: Taco John’s Targeted in Early Morning Heist

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In the early hours of this Tuesday, a burglary at Taco John’s on Gateway Drive in Grand Forks sparked a police investigation. Time of Incident: Sergeant Kin of the Grand Forks Police Department reports that the burglary occurred between 2:30 and 3:00 a.m. on Tuesday. Mode of Entry: While a… Continue reading Burglary Investigation Underway: Taco John’s Targeted in Early Morning Heist

Special Weather Statement issued April 24 at 4:18AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Relative humidity values will drop to around 20 percent and fuels remain dry as most grasses have not greened up yet. Despite winds under 10 mph today, the dry conditions will cause near critical fire weather conditions this afternoon and early evening. Any fire that does develop has the potential to quickly spread. For more… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued April 24 at 4:18AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Grand Forks Man Faces Charges for Allegedly Kicking in Woman’s Door

Jaun Martinez

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Juan Martinez of Grand Forks is facing criminal charges after reportedly kicking in the door of a woman’s home. According to court documents, Martinez has been charged with felony Criminal Trespass and misdemeanor violation of an order prohibiting contact. The incident occurred on April 9th at 1:02 a.m. when an… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Faces Charges for Allegedly Kicking in Woman’s Door

Red Flag Warning issued April 22 at 7:56PM CDT until April 22 at 8:00PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

…RED FLAG WARNING EXPIRATION FOR THE RED RIVER VALLEY AND SOUTHEAST NORTH DAKOTA… Critical fire weather conditions are no longer occurring in southeast North Dakota. However, near critical fire weather conditions will continue into this evening as winds stay gusty and RH values slowly rebound.

Red Flag Warning issued April 22 at 2:56PM CDT until April 22 at 8:00PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

…RED FLAG WARNING FOR THE RED RIVER VALLEY AND SOUTHEAST NORTH DAKOTA THROUGH EARLY EVENING… * AFFECTED AREA…In Minnesota, West Polk, Norman, Clay, Kittson, West Marshall and Wilkin. In North Dakota, Pembina, Eastern Walsh and Grand Forks. * WINDS…West 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph. * RELATIVE HUMIDITY…As low as 20… Continue reading Red Flag Warning issued April 22 at 2:56PM CDT until April 22 at 8:00PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued April 21 at 3:49AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Relative humidity values will drop to around 20 percent along with west winds 10 to 15 mph. Given the extremely dry fuels, near critical fire weather conditions are expected for the afternoon and early evening hours. Any fire that does develop has the potential to quickly spread. For more information on burning restrictions for Minnesota,… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued April 21 at 3:49AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Arrest Warrant Issued for Beth Ayn Erickson in Alleged Elder Abuse Case

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a distressing case from Grand Forks, North Dakota, 59-year-old Beth Ayn Erickson faces felony charges of endangering an eligible adult. The charges stem from events between September 2022 and February 2024, leading to an arrest warrant against Erickson. According to the criminal complaint, paramedics responded to a welfare check… Continue reading Arrest Warrant Issued for Beth Ayn Erickson in Alleged Elder Abuse Case

Grand Forks Firefighters Quickly Contain Ammonia Leak at Simplot Potato Processing Plant, Ensuring Public Safety

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a swift response, Grand Forks firefighters successfully managed an ammonia leak at the Simplot potato processing plant on Friday night. The incident, reported around 7:32 p.m., prompted an urgent dispatch to the plant located on Gateway Drive. Upon arrival, firefighters coordinated with Simplot personnel to ensure the safe evacuation… Continue reading Grand Forks Firefighters Quickly Contain Ammonia Leak at Simplot Potato Processing Plant, Ensuring Public Safety

Hazmat Leak Reported at Simplot Potato Processing Plant in Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Firefighters responded to a hazmat leak at the Simplot potato processing plant in Grand Forks on Friday evening around 7:15 p.m. The leak, reportedly involving ammonia, led to the evacuation of employees. The plant, located near Highway 2 and Gateway Drive close to Interstate 29, specializes in producing french fries… Continue reading Hazmat Leak Reported at Simplot Potato Processing Plant in Grand Forks

Ammonia Leak at Simplot Plant in Grand Forks, North Dakota

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – On Friday evening, an ammonia leak occurred at the Simplot plant located on Gateway Drive in Grand Forks, North Dakota. The leak prompted a shelter-in-place alert for the surrounding neighborhoods. Emergency responders swiftly responded to the situation, and as of 9:05 p.m., the leak is reported to be under control.… Continue reading Ammonia Leak at Simplot Plant in Grand Forks, North Dakota

Grand Forks Man Charged with Burglary Over Curtain Dispute

Brady W. Jenson

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Brady Wayne Jensen, 39, from Grand Forks, is facing a felony burglary charge following an incident involving curtains. Here’s a summary: Allegations: Jensen allegedly entered a woman’s residence in Grand Forks amidst a dispute over curtains. Court documents indicate that he smashed a bedroom window and proceeded to steal curtains… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Charged with Burglary Over Curtain Dispute

Fertile Man Pleads Not Guilty to Sexual Conduct Charges Amidst Shocking Allegations

Ilia Grigory Basargin

POLK COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic courtroom scene, Ilia Grigory Basargin of Fertile, Minnesota, stood before the judge on Thursday, April 18, and firmly pleaded not guilty to second-degree criminal sexual conduct charges. The 32-year-old was embroiled in controversy after being accused of engaging in sexual conduct with two juvenile girls, one under… Continue reading Fertile Man Pleads Not Guilty to Sexual Conduct Charges Amidst Shocking Allegations

East Grand Forks Man Charged with Drug Trafficking

Terimal Singleton

EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a significant development, 50-year-old Terimal Singleton from East Grand Forks, Minnesota, is facing a drug trafficking charge following a sting operation conducted last August by the Pine to Prairie Drug Task Force. Court documents reveal that Singleton stands accused after a confidential informant purchased four M30 fentanyl pills… Continue reading East Grand Forks Man Charged with Drug Trafficking

Grand Forks Man Charged with Terrorizing and Assault After Violent Altercation

Bronson Lynn Hale

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Bronson Lynn Hale, a 35-year-old resident of Grand Forks, is facing serious charges of felony terrorizing and misdemeanor simple assault. According to court records from April 12th, Grand Forks Police responded to reports of a fight outside an apartment complex. Witnesses recounted a disturbing scene where Hale allegedly assaulted another… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Charged with Terrorizing and Assault After Violent Altercation

Lockdown Lifted at Grand Forks Air Force Base After Reported Gunshot

GRAND FORKS AIR FORCE BASE, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – The Grand Forks Air Force Base lifted its lockdown at 4:35 pm Wednesday following a report of a single gunshot near the medical clinic. Security personnel initiated lockdown procedures out of caution. No injuries were reported, and after a thorough sweep, no source of the sound was… Continue reading Lockdown Lifted at Grand Forks Air Force Base After Reported Gunshot

Grand Forks Air Force Base Locked Down After Report of Gunshot; No Injuries Reported

GRAND FORKS AIR FORCE BASE, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Tom Carlson here with breaking news from the Grand Forks Air Force Base. At approximately 1:00 p.m., the base’s Security Forces received a report of a single gunshot near the medical clinic and base exchange. In response, the base issued a lockdown as a precautionary measure. As… Continue reading Grand Forks Air Force Base Locked Down After Report of Gunshot; No Injuries Reported

Grand Forks Air Force Base Placed on Lockdown Amid Potential Shooter Report

GRAND FORKS AIR FORCE BASE, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Amid reports of a possible shooter, the Grand Forks Air Force Base is currently under lockdown this Wednesday afternoon. While details are still emerging, multiple sources within the base have confirmed the lockdown, indicating that it’s not a drill. Attempts to gather further information have been made,… Continue reading Grand Forks Air Force Base Placed on Lockdown Amid Potential Shooter Report

Grand Forks Woman Charged with Felony Theft After Allegedly Taking Car Over Argument

Barbara J. Hartley

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a surprising turn of events, 76-year-old Barbara J Hartley of Grand Forks faces a felony theft of property charge. According to court documents, on April 2nd, a male victim reported an incident involving Hartley. The victim stated that he had provided Hartley with a ride from Downtown Grand Forks… Continue reading Grand Forks Woman Charged with Felony Theft After Allegedly Taking Car Over Argument

Grand Forks Woman Faces Serious Charges After Disturbance

Ladericka Banks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a startling development, 23-year-old Ladericka Banks of Grand Forks is facing multiple charges, including felonies of terrorizing and domestic violence, along with misdemeanor criminal mischief. Here’s the latest: Incident Details: According to court documents, on April 13th, police responded to a Grand Forks apartment building where they encountered Banks.… Continue reading Grand Forks Woman Faces Serious Charges After Disturbance

Grand Forks Man Lucky to Survive After Car Collides with Train

Train Collision Leaves Car Completely Wrecked on Highway 75 Bypass

CROOKSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A Grand Forks, North Dakota man narrowly escaped tragedy after his Nissan Ultima collided with a BNSF train on the Highway 75 bypass west of Crookston at approximately 4:15 p.m. on Monday. Theodore Krmpotich, 36, was behind the wheel when the accident occurred. The Minnesota State Patrol’s initial report indicates that… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Lucky to Survive After Car Collides with Train

Train Collision Leaves Car Completely Wrecked on Highway 75 Bypass

Train Collision Leaves Car Completely Wrecked on Highway 75 Bypass

CROOKSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic incident occurring at 4:15 p.m. on Monday, a devastating collision between a Nissan Ultima and an eastbound BNSF train unfolded on the west side of Crookston along the Highway 75 bypass. Here’s the latest update: Vehicle Details: The Minnesota State Patrol has identified the vehicle involved as a… Continue reading Train Collision Leaves Car Completely Wrecked on Highway 75 Bypass

Father Sentenced to 10 Years After Toddler Survives Drug Overdose

Alexander Gothberg

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Alexander Gothberg of Grand Forks has been sentenced to 10 years in prison following a harrowing incident in April 2023, where his 2-year-old daughter survived ingesting his drugs. Under a plea deal, Gothberg pleaded guilty to six felonies, including child endangerment and drug-related offenses. In April 2023, Gothberg’s daughter overdosed… Continue reading Father Sentenced to 10 Years After Toddler Survives Drug Overdose

Recidivism Trends Alarm Grand Forks County Correctional Center Officials

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In an unprecedented turn of events, every individual booked into the Grand Forks County Correctional Center on Wednesday had previously been incarcerated there, highlighting a worrisome pattern of recidivism. Administrator Bret Burkholder expressed deep concern over the rising rates of repeat offenders, signaling a troubling trend in the criminal justice… Continue reading Recidivism Trends Alarm Grand Forks County Correctional Center Officials

UPDATE: Serious Injury in Grand Forks County US Highway 2 CMV-involved Single Vehicle Crash

Location: US Highway 2, near mile marker 313; approximately 1 mile east of Petersburg, ND Date and Time: April 11, 2024; at 11:41 PM CDT Road Conditions: Good, dry Weather Conditions: Clear, dark Type of Crash: Single vehicle, CMV Agencies Involved: North Dakota Highway Patrol, Petersburg Fire Department, and Michigan Area Ambulance Service Vehicle No.… Continue reading UPDATE: Serious Injury in Grand Forks County US Highway 2 CMV-involved Single Vehicle Crash

Mysterious Incident Unfolds on South Washington Street: Man Found Lying on Road

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a startling turn of events, a mysterious incident occurred on South Washington Street, adjacent to the McDonald’s, around 7:30 p.m. on Friday. According to Sergeant Star from the Grand Forks Police Department, a man was discovered lying on the street. Although initial concerns arose about a potential car accident,… Continue reading Mysterious Incident Unfolds on South Washington Street: Man Found Lying on Road

Mystery Unfolds on South Washington Street: Person Found Lying Near McDonald’s

GRAND FORK, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In an unfolding mystery on South Washington Street, near McDonald’s, reports emerged of a person lying on the pavement. The situation was initially shrouded in uncertainty as radio transmissions indicated a prone figure near the restaurant. Eyewitnesses suggested the individual may have shifted to the curb, raising questions about what… Continue reading Mystery Unfolds on South Washington Street: Person Found Lying Near McDonald’s

Grand Forks Woman Pleads Guilty to Drug Sales and Other Offenses

POLK COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Miranda Marie Slebodnik, 32, faced a pivotal moment in her legal battle as she pleaded guilty to multiple charges, including controlled substance sales, during a court appearance on Friday morning, April 12, in Polk County. Slebodnik, appearing remotely from the Pennington County Jail, entered guilty pleas in three separate cases,… Continue reading Grand Forks Woman Pleads Guilty to Drug Sales and Other Offenses

Grand Forks Man Pleads Not Guilty to Four Felony Drug Charges

Nolli Hedaria Neal Sr.

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Nolli Hedaria Neal Sr., 50, made a significant legal maneuver by waiving his preliminary hearing, which was slated for Monday, April 15, and entered a plea of not guilty to four felony drug crimes in Grand Forks. Neal’s legal troubles began in March when law enforcement executed a search warrant… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Pleads Not Guilty to Four Felony Drug Charges

Alleged Shoplifter Pleads Not Guilty to Charges in Grand Forks County

Benjamin Mikkel Pawlowski

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Benjamin Mikkel Pawlowski, 30, faced a pivotal moment in his legal battle as he waived his preliminary hearing, scheduled for Monday, April 15, and entered a plea of not guilty to a slew of charges in Grand Forks County. The charges stem from an incident where Pawlowski allegedly shoplifted merchandise… Continue reading Alleged Shoplifter Pleads Not Guilty to Charges in Grand Forks County

Grand Forks Man Pleads Not Guilty to Horrific Crimes Against a Child

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Ja’Haun Kardelle Stafford, 38, appeared in court on Wednesday, April 3, after a preliminary hearing determined probable cause for his case to proceed. Facing grave charges, Stafford pleaded not guilty to sexual and violent offenses against a child. Stafford’s charges include a Class AA felony for gross sexual imposition involving… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Pleads Not Guilty to Horrific Crimes Against a Child

Warren Man Pleads Guilty to Drug Sales and Driving While Impaired

Michael John Slusar

POLK COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Michael John Slusar, a 45-year-old resident of Warren, Minnesota, admitted his guilt in court on Thursday, April 4, to charges of third-degree narcotics sales and gross misdemeanor second-degree driving while impaired by a controlled substance. The severity of the drug sales charge carries a potential maximum sentence of 20 years,… Continue reading Warren Man Pleads Guilty to Drug Sales and Driving While Impaired

Crookston Man Sentenced to 90 Days for Felony Threats of Violence

POLK COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Michael Joseph Ward, a 25-year-old resident of Crookston, faced sentencing on Tuesday, April 2, for felony threats of violence. 1. Guilty Plea and Dismissed Charges: Ward had previously pleaded guilty to the crime in January. However, his second-degree assault charge with a dangerous weapon was dismissed during the legal proceedings.… Continue reading Crookston Man Sentenced to 90 Days for Felony Threats of Violence

Grand Forks Police Apprehend Suspect After Reckless Pursuit

Lestat Beyer

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a recent incident, 20-year-old Lestat Beyer of Grand Forks found himself in police custody facing pending charges of reckless endangerment and fleeing. Sergeant Star of the Grand Forks Police Department provided details on the event. The pursuit commenced with a routine traffic stop for exhibition driving, triggered by Beyer… Continue reading Grand Forks Police Apprehend Suspect After Reckless Pursuit

Grand Forks Semi Driver Seriously Injured in Highway 2 Crash

PETERSBURG, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A harrowing incident unfolded Thursday night on Highway 2 near Petersburg, some 46 miles west of Grand Forks, leaving a semi-truck driver from Grand Forks seriously injured. According to reports from the patrol, a 47-year-old man, whose identity has not yet been disclosed, was operating a Peterbilt truck hauling a refrigerated… Continue reading Grand Forks Semi Driver Seriously Injured in Highway 2 Crash

Devils Lake Man Sentenced for Theft and Preventing Arrest, but Related Case Keeps Legal Drama Alive

Jason David Duerr

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a saga of legal twists and turns, Jason David Duerr, 42, from Devils Lake, found himself in the center of a courtroom drama. Duerr faced sentencing after admitting guilt to a Class A felony theft and Class C felony preventing arrest in Cavalier County. However, the plot thickens as… Continue reading Devils Lake Man Sentenced for Theft and Preventing Arrest, but Related Case Keeps Legal Drama Alive

Roseau Man Pleads Guilty to Sexual Assault, Faces Decades in Prison

Danny Lee Hamilton

ROSEAU COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A Roseau man has admitted his guilt to charges of second-degree criminal sexual conduct involving a minor. Danny Lee Hamilton, aged 61, faces up to 25 years behind bars for the heinous crime committed against a 15-year-old girl. In addition to this charge, Hamilton is also facing two counts of… Continue reading Roseau Man Pleads Guilty to Sexual Assault, Faces Decades in Prison

West Fargo Woman Pleads Guilty to Amended Charges in Fatal Crash

Taquoya Nike Saldana

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a tragic turn of events, Taquoya Nike Saldana of West Fargo pleaded guilty on Monday to amended charges stemming from a fatal crash that claimed the life of a 31-year-old Marine veteran last year. Crash Details On April 12, 2023, Saldana was initially charged with driving under the influence and… Continue reading West Fargo Woman Pleads Guilty to Amended Charges in Fatal Crash

Former Emerado City Auditor Faces Felony Charges for Alleged Financial Misconduct

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a startling turn of events, Wendy Jane Sullivan, 59, former Emerado city auditor, appeared in court, waving her preliminary hearing and entering a plea of not guilty to two severe felonies. Allegations Unveiled Sullivan stands accused of perpetrating two Class A felonies, including theft exceeding $50,000 and misapplication of… Continue reading Former Emerado City Auditor Faces Felony Charges for Alleged Financial Misconduct

Grand Forks Man Faces Multiple Charges After Police Pursuit

Christopher Lillico

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic turn of events, 46-year-old Christopher Lillico of Grand Forks finds himself entangled in a web of legal troubles following a Monday pursuit in the town. According to court documents, Lillico was initially pulled over but adamantly refused to stop, leading to a slow-speed chase until he eventually… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Faces Multiple Charges After Police Pursuit

Hallucinating Driver Leads Grand Forks Police on High-Speed Pursuit

Matthew Eagleman

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In the early hours of Wednesday, a dramatic pursuit unfolded in Grand Forks as law enforcement attempted to apprehend a hallucinating driver from Fargo. According to the criminal complaint, the incident began when a deputy attempted to pull over Matthew Eagleman on South Washington for speeding and driving without lights.… Continue reading Hallucinating Driver Leads Grand Forks Police on High-Speed Pursuit

Grand Forks Man Charged with Felony Luring Minors by Computer

Bryce Moore

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A 27-year-old man from Grand Forks is facing a felony charge of luring minors by computer, according to court documents obtained in October 2023. Bryce Anthony Moore was on probation at the North Dakota Treatment Center in Fargo when he allegedly started contacting a 16-year-old girl from Grand Forks County… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Charged with Felony Luring Minors by Computer

Grand Forks-Fargo Duo Charged in Drug Sting Operation

Leslie Apple

GRAND FORKS-FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a recent development in a February drug sting operation, Leslie Lynn Apple of Grand Forks and Richard Allen Rasmusson of Fargo have been charged, court documents reveal. The operation, orchestrated with the help of a confidential informant, led authorities to track the pair from Grand Forks to a Fargo… Continue reading Grand Forks-Fargo Duo Charged in Drug Sting Operation

CROOKSTON GRAND FORKS FIRE DEPARTMENT RESPONDS TO APARTMENT FIRE

At approximately 7:30 pm on March 29, 2024, the Grand Forks Fire Department responded to 1426 10th Ave N for a report of smoke coming from an apartment. Fire crews arrived on the scene and found smoke coming from the door of one of the apartments in the building. Fire crews pulled hose lines into… Continue reading CROOKSTON GRAND FORKS FIRE DEPARTMENT RESPONDS TO APARTMENT FIRE

Grand Forks Woman Charged with Attempted Murder for Allegedly Strangling Mother

Brianna Lynn Thomas

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a harrowing incident, 20-year-old Brianna Lynn Thomas from Grand Forks faces severe charges of attempted murder and domestic violence after purportedly attempting to strangle her mother. The altercation unfolded on Sunday night, prompting a swift response from law enforcement. According to court records, authorities were summoned to a Grand… Continue reading Grand Forks Woman Charged with Attempted Murder for Allegedly Strangling Mother

Grand Forks Resident Charged with Burglary and Theft After Retrieving Alleged Property

Shawntae Lobley

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Shawntae Lobley, a 52-year-old resident of Grand Forks, found himself entangled in legal woes after being charged with felony burglary and misdemeanor theft of property, court documents reveal. According to reports, on April 6th, authorities responded to a criminal trespass in progress at the residence of a Grand Forks resident,… Continue reading Grand Forks Resident Charged with Burglary and Theft After Retrieving Alleged Property

Ex-Boyfriend’s Unwanted Visit Leads to Felony Charges in Grand Forks

Jose R. Diaz

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a troubling incident, Jose Ramon Diaz finds himself in legal trouble after allegedly refusing to leave his ex-girlfriend’s residence in Grand Forks. Here’s the story: Incident Unfolds: On April 7th, a Grand Forks woman returned home only to find her ex-boyfriend, Jose Ramon Diaz, inside. Despite her requests for… Continue reading Ex-Boyfriend’s Unwanted Visit Leads to Felony Charges in Grand Forks

Grand Forks Man Faces Felony Charge After Alleged Attempted Home Entry

Dillon Ahumada

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a startling turn of events, 49-year-old Dillon Ahumada of Grand Forks finds himself at the center of a criminal case, accused of attempted criminal trespass. According to the criminal complaint, here’s what transpired: Unexpected Encounter: On April 5th, a Grand Forks resident received a friend request on Facebook from… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Faces Felony Charge After Alleged Attempted Home Entry

Cancer-Stricken Wife Allegedly Abused by Husband: Horrifying Case Unfolds in Grand Forks

Joshua Jon Temple

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a chilling turn of events, 40-year-old Joshua Jon Temple of Grand Forks faces a series of criminal charges, accused of assaulting his cancer-stricken wife amidst her battle with chemotherapy. According to reports, on April 5th, police responded to a hospital call to have Temple removed due to a history… Continue reading Cancer-Stricken Wife Allegedly Abused by Husband: Horrifying Case Unfolds in Grand Forks

Alleged Murder Suspect in Thief River Falls Claims Act was for Public Safety

Jorge Luis Benitez-Estremera

PENNINGTON COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Eleven months following the tragic death of Steven Opdahl outside DigiKey, chilling details emerge from an omnibus hearing shedding light on the alleged perpetrator’s mindset. Assistant Special Agent Testifies: Ricky Wuori Jr., of the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, recounted his initial interview with Jorge Luis Benitez-Estremera. Wuori described Benitez-Estremera’s… Continue reading Alleged Murder Suspect in Thief River Falls Claims Act was for Public Safety

Meth Bust: Three-Year-Old Case Resurfaces, Unveiling Dealer’s Identity

Sherry A. Chapman

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A significant development has emerged in a three-year-old drug case, potentially shedding light on methamphetamine transactions in the region. Sherry A. Chapman, 49, whose address is now listed in Shakopee, Minnesota, has been charged with delivery of a controlled substance, specifically methamphetamine, dating back to April 2021. Resurfacing Case: Court… Continue reading Meth Bust: Three-Year-Old Case Resurfaces, Unveiling Dealer’s Identity

Grand Forks Teen Accused of Murder Turns 18, Transferred to Adult Correctional Facility

Cazmere Haskins

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a sobering turn of events, Cazmere Haskins, the Grand Forks teen accused of murder, celebrated his 18th birthday this week under far from ideal circumstances. Haskins, who was previously held in juvenile detention, was transferred to the Grand Forks County Correctional Facility. Just weeks ago, Haskins was arrested and… Continue reading Grand Forks Teen Accused of Murder Turns 18, Transferred to Adult Correctional Facility

Grand Forks Couple Faces Multiple Drug Charges After Narcotics Task Force Raid

Douglas Austreng

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a recent development, a Grand Forks couple, identified as Douglas Austreng and Katie Aamold, is embroiled in a legal battle following a raid by the Grand Forks Narcotics Task Force. According to official court documents, the search warrant was executed on Thursday at their Grand Forks residence. The situation… Continue reading Grand Forks Couple Faces Multiple Drug Charges After Narcotics Task Force Raid

Grand Forks Man’s Early Morning Pursuit Ends in Arrest and Multitude of Charges

Justin Peterson

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In the wee hours of Tuesday morning, chaos ensued on the streets of Grand Forks as 39-year-old Justin M Peterson found himself at the center of a dramatic pursuit. What began as a routine traffic stop escalated into a high-stakes chase, culminating in Peterson’s apprehension and a laundry list of… Continue reading Grand Forks Man’s Early Morning Pursuit Ends in Arrest and Multitude of Charges

Domestic Disturbance: Mandan Man Faces Charges After Alleged Assault in Grand Forks

Awil Abdullahi

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a disturbing turn of events, 34-year-old Awil Abdullahi of Mandan, North Dakota, finds himself entangled in a legal battle following a tumultuous altercation in Grand Forks. Abdullahi is now confronting a slew of serious charges, including terrorizing with a dangerous weapon and domestic violence resulting in serious bodily injury.… Continue reading Domestic Disturbance: Mandan Man Faces Charges After Alleged Assault in Grand Forks

Grand Forks Man Charged with Felony Criminal Trespass

Faisal Rabe Jimaale

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a recent incident in Grand Forks, a 27-year-old is facing serious legal consequences. Identified as Faisal Rabe Jimaale, he has been charged with felony Criminal Trespass, as per court documents. The events unfolded on February 13th when law enforcement responded to reports of an unwanted individual at an apartment… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Charged with Felony Criminal Trespass

Grand Forks Apartment Building Scene of Reported Intruder Shooting

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a developing situation, Grand Forks witnesses a surge in police presence following reports of a citizen firing a shot at an intruder. Around 4:45 p.m., radio transmissions indicated gunfire at the 2700 block of South 40th Street. Fortunately, no injuries have been reported so far. The alleged intruder fled… Continue reading Grand Forks Apartment Building Scene of Reported Intruder Shooting

Serious Motorcycle Crash Rocks Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a breaking news update from Grand Forks, a serious motorcycle crash occurred on Saturday afternoon around 3:15 PM. The crash scene, located at 20th Street and DeMers Avenue, depicts a heavily damaged motorcycle with emergency responders already on-site. Despite the swift response, no details regarding the crash have been… Continue reading Serious Motorcycle Crash Rocks Grand Forks

Mystery Surrounds Report of Shooting Incident in Grand Forks Apartment Complex

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a developing story, the Grand Forks Police Department remains tight-lipped following reports of a citizen firing a shot at an intruder at an apartment complex on the 2700 block of 40th Street South on Wednesday afternoon. At this stage, authorities are refraining from confirming the veracity of the incident.… Continue reading Mystery Surrounds Report of Shooting Incident in Grand Forks Apartment Complex

Grand Forks Teen Held on $500,000 Bond for Alleged Murder

Cazmere Haskins

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Cazmere G. Haskins, a 17-year-old from Grand Forks, faced a daunting $500,000 cash or surety bond during his initial appearance in adult criminal court on Monday, March 18. Haskins stands accused of Class AA felony murder, a charge carrying a maximum penalty of life imprisonment without parole. The alleged incident… Continue reading Grand Forks Teen Held on $500,000 Bond for Alleged Murder

Police Conclude Pursuit of Green Challenger in Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a developing story out of Grand Forks this Friday evening, authorities have brought an end to a pursuit involving a green Challenger. The pursuit, which began earlier in the day, culminated in the discovery of the vehicle on the 1100 block of Fifth Avenue North. According to initial reports,… Continue reading Police Conclude Pursuit of Green Challenger in Grand Forks

Suspect in Custody After Exchange of Gunfire with Grand Forks Police

Jeffrey Simpson Jr.

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a tense incident on Friday afternoon, the Grand Forks Regional SWAT team was called to the scene after shots were fired during the execution of a high-risk warrant. At approximately 2:15 p.m., officers attempted to serve the warrant in the 3300 block of Primrose Drive. Upon making contact with… Continue reading Suspect in Custody After Exchange of Gunfire with Grand Forks Police

Felony Charge for East Grand Forks Man After Gas Line Rupture in Grand Forks

Nathan Johnson

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A tense situation unfolded behind the Grand Forks Mission on Saturday night when a gas line at the Masonic Temple was ruptured, creating a potentially explosive scenario. Law enforcement rushed to the scene after receiving reports of a suspect hurling rocks at the mission’s windows. The individual, later identified as… Continue reading Felony Charge for East Grand Forks Man After Gas Line Rupture in Grand Forks

Grand Forks Woman Faces Felony Charges After Early Morning Crash

Mackenzie Bushee

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In the quiet hours of Monday morning, chaos unfolded on the streets of Grand Forks as 23-year-old Mackenzie Bushee found herself at the center of a harrowing incident. Court documents reveal that Bushee, a resident of Grand Forks, is now confronting severe legal repercussions following a crash that occurred at… Continue reading Grand Forks Woman Faces Felony Charges After Early Morning Crash

SWAT Team and Large Police Presence Descend on Grand Forks Apartment Complex in Early Morning Raid

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a developing story, Grand Forks witnessed a significant police operation Wednesday morning, as SWAT teams and a large police contingent were dispatched to an apartment building on the 400 block of Oak Street. At approximately 11:20 a.m., reports flooded in regarding the heightened police presence at the location. Witnesses… Continue reading SWAT Team and Large Police Presence Descend on Grand Forks Apartment Complex in Early Morning Raid

Moped Collision Leaves Man Seriously Injured in Grand Forks Saturday Afternoon

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a concerning development, a collision between a moped and a car occurred in Grand Forks on Saturday afternoon, resulting in severe injuries to the moped driver. At approximately 2:36 p.m., Grand Forks Police responded to a motor vehicle crash at the intersection of Demers Avenue and South 20th Street.… Continue reading Moped Collision Leaves Man Seriously Injured in Grand Forks Saturday Afternoon

Grand Forks Rocked by Dramatic Police Pursuit on Thursday Evening

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a riveting turn of events, Grand Forks found itself at the center of a high-stakes police pursuit on Thursday evening. The chase, captured on viewer video, unfolded at 8:25 p.m., with our camera team documenting the thrilling conclusion on Gateway Drive. Reports suggest authorities were in hot pursuit, potentially… Continue reading Grand Forks Rocked by Dramatic Police Pursuit on Thursday Evening

Grand Forks Trio Arrested in Drug Trafficking Bust

Nathaniel Gepford

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a significant operation, Grand Forks Police, SWAT, and the Narcotics Task Force joined forces to execute a search warrant at an apartment in the city. As a result, Jonathan Alvarez, Nathaniel Gepford, and Jacob Lopez are facing serious drug trafficking charges, court documents reveal. The coordinated effort took place… Continue reading Grand Forks Trio Arrested in Drug Trafficking Bust

Grand Forks Man Faces Attempted Murder Charges After SWAT Confrontation

Jeffrey Simpson Jr.

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic turn of events, 30-year-old Jeffrey Simpson Jr. from Grand Forks finds himself at the center of a legal storm, charged with multiple serious offenses, including attempted murder. Last Friday, as Grand Forks SWAT team members attempted to execute a probable cause arrest on Simpson for felonies related… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Faces Attempted Murder Charges After SWAT Confrontation

Grand Forks Police and SWAT Assist Narcotics Task Force in Executing Search Warrants, Resulting in Arrests

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a coordinated effort, Grand Forks law enforcement, including the Police and SWAT teams, collaborated with the Narcotics Task Force to execute search warrants at two locations in the city. The operation unfolded on Wednesday morning, with a significant police presence observed on the 400 block of Oak Street and… Continue reading Grand Forks Police and SWAT Assist Narcotics Task Force in Executing Search Warrants, Resulting in Arrests

Grand Forks Man Busted for Alleged Threesome Recruitment with Minors

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A 22-year-old Grand Forks man is facing serious criminal charges involving two juveniles after he allegedly attempted to recruit a 12-year-old boy for a threesome. Sebastian Hipsak was arrested on February 5th, following an investigation that revealed explicit photos of his girlfriend and children, who are also minors. According to… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Busted for Alleged Threesome Recruitment with Minors

Man Rescued After Fall from Sorlie Bridge in Downtown Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS-EAST GRAND FORKS (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic turn of events, a man found himself in a perilous situation on Tuesday night after climbing onto the Sorlie Bridge in downtown Grand Forks. Police now report that he fell from the bridge onto the ice below, sparking a swift rescue operation. Welfare Check: Officers responded… Continue reading Man Rescued After Fall from Sorlie Bridge in Downtown Grand Forks

Man Survives Fall from Downtown Grand Forks-East Grand Forks Bridge

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a harrowing incident that unfolded on Tuesday night, a man miraculously survived a fall from a bridge connecting downtown Grand Forks and East Grand Forks. Despite the fall from the bridge railing, the individual, whose identity remains undisclosed, managed to survive, albeit with injuries of unknown severity. Bridge Fall… Continue reading Man Survives Fall from Downtown Grand Forks-East Grand Forks Bridge

Man Falls from Sorlie Bridge in Downtown Grand Forks: Condition Unknown

GRAND FORKS-EAST GRAND FORKS (trfnews.i234.me) – An incident unfolded on Tuesday night on the Sorlie Bridge in downtown Grand Forks, leaving authorities on high alert. According to Sergeant Star of the Grand Forks Police Department, officers responded to a welfare check call regarding a man who had climbed out onto the bridge’s support beams. Upon… Continue reading Man Falls from Sorlie Bridge in Downtown Grand Forks: Condition Unknown

Larimore Man Faces Six Felony Charges After Dramatic Grand Forks Pursuit Ends in Crash

Jaime Jaime

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic turn of events, a 34-year-old man from Larimore, North Dakota, finds himself entangled in a web of legal trouble following a harrowing pursuit that culminated in a crash in Grand Forks. High-Stakes Pursuit: Jaime Jaime, the individual in question, now faces six felony charges stemming from a… Continue reading Larimore Man Faces Six Felony Charges After Dramatic Grand Forks Pursuit Ends in Crash

Dramatic Rescue Underway as Man Crawls Over Sorlie Bridge Railing

EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic turn of events, emergency responders are currently engaged in a rescue operation beneath the Sorlie Bridge spanning the Red River between Downtown Grand Forks and East Grand Forks. The unfolding situation began this Tuesday evening when reports surfaced of a man exhibiting erratic behavior atop the… Continue reading Dramatic Rescue Underway as Man Crawls Over Sorlie Bridge Railing

Grand Forks Police Identify Victim in Fatal Stabbing Incident

Anfernee Economy

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Tragic news has emerged from the south end of Grand Forks, as authorities have identified the victim of a fatal stabbing that occurred early Thursday morning. According to Lieutenant Jeremy Mole of the Grand Forks Police Department, the deceased male victim has been identified as 24-year-old Grand Forks resident, Anfernee… Continue reading Grand Forks Police Identify Victim in Fatal Stabbing Incident

Exclusive: TRF News Obtains Video of Grand Forks Stabbing Incident

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A shocking revelation has surfaced as TRF News has obtained what appears to be a Snapchat video capturing part of the tragic stabbing incident that occurred in Grand Forks early Thursday morning, resulting in the death of a male victim. The video, believed to be authentic, depicts scenes from the… Continue reading Exclusive: TRF News Obtains Video of Grand Forks Stabbing Incident

Grand Forks Woman Charged with Felony Theft After Alleged Vehicle Break-In

Brianna Lynn Thomas

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a recent development, 20-year-old Brianna Lynn Thomas of Grand Forks finds herself entangled in legal trouble after being charged with felony theft of property. According to court documents, Thomas stands accused of unlawfully appropriating an item valued at $1,900 from a vehicle in Grand Forks. The incident reportedly transpired… Continue reading Grand Forks Woman Charged with Felony Theft After Alleged Vehicle Break-In

Starbucks in Grand Forks Shuts Down Amid Unionization Vote

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Many Grand Forks residents are left puzzled today as the Starbucks located on Washington Street and Demers Avenue remain closed. Behind the locked doors, a significant decision is being made that could impact the future of the establishment and its employees. A sign posted on the door simply states that… Continue reading Starbucks in Grand Forks Shuts Down Amid Unionization Vote

Third Person Charged in Grand Forks Church Overdose Crash

Marlee Louden

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a continuing development linked to the overdose crash into a church on South Washington Street in Grand Forks, a third individual has been charged in connection to the incident. Initially, the driver, Issa Bawzer, faced charges of reckless endangerment, criminal vehicular injury, and possession of fentanyl after he overdosed,… Continue reading Third Person Charged in Grand Forks Church Overdose Crash

Grand Forks Woman Vanishes with Boyfriend’s Car, Faces Felony Theft Charges

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a bizarre turn of events, a Grand Forks man finds himself embroiled in a troubling situation involving his missing car and an allegedly “questionable” girlfriend. On January 20th, the victim parked his car at Menard’s in Grand Forks, unaware of the events that would unfold. Identified as Darian Longie,… Continue reading Grand Forks Woman Vanishes with Boyfriend’s Car, Faces Felony Theft Charges

Grand Forks Police Apprehend Two After High-Speed Chase

Elijah Belgarde

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In the early hours of Friday morning, chaos unfolded on the streets of Grand Forks as law enforcement engaged in a high-speed pursuit that led to the arrest of two individuals. At approximately 12:30 AM, a vigilant Grand Forks County Sheriff’s deputy spotted a vehicle racing at speeds exceeding 80… Continue reading Grand Forks Police Apprehend Two After High-Speed Chase

Juvenile Leads Grand Forks Police on Early Morning Chase

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In the wee hours of Friday morning, Grand Forks saw a flurry of police activity off South Washington Street as law enforcement responded to a dramatic incident involving a 17-year-old driver. Around 12:30 a.m., officers were summoned to the area behind Red Ray lanes, where the juvenile driver attempted to… Continue reading Juvenile Leads Grand Forks Police on Early Morning Chase

UPDATE: Grand Forks Police Have Suspect In Custody Following Shots Fired Incident

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A suspect is in custody, after shots fired at Grand Forks Police Friday afternoon. No injuries. this update now regarding shots fired in Grand Forks on this uh Friday afternoon this from uh Grand Forks Police this afternoon 2:15 p.m. a members of the gr Forks Regional SWAT team attempted to… Continue reading UPDATE: Grand Forks Police Have Suspect In Custody Following Shots Fired Incident

Standoff in Grand Forks: Shots Fired During Warrant Service

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a tense situation, gunfire erupted during a warrant service in Grand Forks Friday afternoon. TRF News brings you the latest developments from the scene. Around 2:20 p.m., multiple rounds were fired near Daisy Circle and Primrose Court, close to Columbia Mall. While details remain scarce, Grand Forks Police swiftly… Continue reading Standoff in Grand Forks: Shots Fired During Warrant Service

Wednesday Update: Report of Gunshot at Grand Forks Apartment Complex

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) No details yet as to what exactly happened for a emergency call of a shot fired at a Grand Forks apartment complex on Wednesday afternoon. still no uh update as to what exactly happened here following a call on Wednesday afternoon of a citizen uh firing a shot at an intruder… Continue reading Wednesday Update: Report of Gunshot at Grand Forks Apartment Complex

Dramatic Rescue Attempt Fails as Man Climbs Over Sorlie Bridge Railing

EAST GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a harrowing turn of events, a rescue effort fell short as a man climbed over the railing on the Sorlie Bridge in downtown East Grand Forks-Grand Forks. Dramatic Incident Unfolds: Witnesses were stunned as they watched the man scale the bridge’s railing, prompting immediate concern for his safety.… Continue reading Dramatic Rescue Attempt Fails as Man Climbs Over Sorlie Bridge Railing

Honoring the Memory of Grand Forks Murder Victim and Calling for Justice

EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) Friends and family of Grand Forks murder victim Anfernee Economy gathered in East Grand Forks Sunday night to remember his life and demand justice. At this point, a 17-year old male has been charged in the stabbing death. However, a video shows a group of people cheering on the fight… Continue reading Honoring the Memory of Grand Forks Murder Victim and Calling for Justice

Grand Forks Reports T-Bone Crash on Sunday Night

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) Emergency responders called to a T-bone crash in Grand Forks Sunday night. and video coming in at 9:25 p.m. Sunday night in Grand Forks we had a report of a T-bone crash here on deur Avenue and 42nd Street it was reported as an injury crash uh First Responders on the… Continue reading Grand Forks Reports T-Bone Crash on Sunday Night

UPDATE: Three individuals charged following SWAT and Task Force raids in Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) We have an update regarding the Grand Forks Narcotics Task Force and SWAT Team conducting drug raids in that town on Wednesday. As of this Friday, 3 people have been charged following Wednesday’s raids. we have an update regarding the gr Forks narcotics task force and SWAT team uh drug raids… Continue reading UPDATE: Three individuals charged following SWAT and Task Force raids in Grand Forks

UPDATE: Grand Forks Pursuit Suspect Identified and Hospitalized Following Collision

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A pursuit suspect is hospitalized, after crashing into a tree following a Thursday night pursuit. He’s identified as 34-year old Jaime Jaime of Grand Forks. we now have more details regarding a uh police and sheriff’s deputies pursuit of a vehicle in Grand Forks Thursday night I just talk with Sergeant… Continue reading UPDATE: Grand Forks Pursuit Suspect Identified and Hospitalized Following Collision

UPDATE: Video Shows Police Chase Ending in Crash in Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) We now have TRF News viewer video of the crash that brought a police pursuit in Grand Forks Thursday night to an end. here’s the end of that Thursday night police chase in Grand Forks I news viewer video here this started uh around uh 8 to20 in Grand Forks went… Continue reading UPDATE: Video Shows Police Chase Ending in Crash in Grand Forks

UPDATE: Suspect in Grand Forks Murder Investigation Taken into Custody

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) Grand Forks Police are investigating the stabbing death of a male. A juvenile suspect is in custody. we have an update regarding a crime investigation on the south end of Grand Forks it was a murder this in from Grand Forks Police at approximately 3:02 a.m. on this Thursday officers dispatched… Continue reading UPDATE: Suspect in Grand Forks Murder Investigation Taken into Custody

BREAKING NEWS: Major Crime Investigation Underway in Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) We have an apparent major crime investigation underway in Grand Forks, North Dakota. so breaking news out of Grand Forks here on a Thursday morning we have an apparent uh major crime investigation at Sterling Point Apartments here in the 3600 Block of South 20th Street it’s in the garage area… Continue reading BREAKING NEWS: Major Crime Investigation Underway in Grand Forks

Grand Forks Experiences a Wild Sunday Night Chase

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A man is facing a long string of criminal charges, following a will pursuit around the south end of Grand Forks Sunday night. 30-year-old Benjamin palowski no address listed is facing a very long string of charges following a Sunday night Pursuit that hit 92 milph around the south end of… Continue reading Grand Forks Experiences a Wild Sunday Night Chase

2nd Individual Arrested in Grand Forks Overdose-Related Collision

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A second person is now facing charges in connection to an overdose crash into a Grand Forks church. a second person has now been charged in an overdose crash into a Grand Forks Church court records say the driver Isa Bowser overdosed on fentanyl passed out and crashed into this church… Continue reading 2nd Individual Arrested in Grand Forks Overdose-Related Collision

UPDATE: Downtown Grand Forks Apartment Building Engulfed in Flames

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) We have an update regarding a Saturday morning fire at a downtown Grand Forks apartment building. Officials say heavy smoke and water damage to the third floor. No injuries in the fire called in around 11:15 a.m. Saturday. Neil Berg here in Downtown Grand 4 from South 4th Street with an… Continue reading UPDATE: Downtown Grand Forks Apartment Building Engulfed in Flames

Overnight Police and Fire Calls in Grand Forks into Saturday Morning Reported by trfnews.i234.me

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A look at Grand Forks fire and police calls from Friday night into Saturday morning. here’s a quick review of what happened overnight from Friday into this Saturday morning in Grand Forks 10:30 p.m. fire department called to UND West Hall talk with the fire department who says it turned out… Continue reading Overnight Police and Fire Calls in Grand Forks into Saturday Morning Reported by trfnews.i234.me

UPDATED: Grand Forks Woman Injured in Two-Vehicle Collision

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A Grand Forks woman was injured and cited in a 2-vehicle crash Friday morning on Gateway Drive. we have an update uh regarding a two vehicle crash here on Gateway Drive in uh 42nd Street about 8:45 a.m. on them this Friday uh the driver of the car here uh 25-year-old… Continue reading UPDATED: Grand Forks Woman Injured in Two-Vehicle Collision

UPDATE: Suspect in Grand Forks Allegedly Assaulted Juvenile Victim whom He “Knew”

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) We have an update to a story we first brought you Tuesday morning, regarding the alleged sexual assault of a juvenile female in Grand Forks. Jahaun Stafford of Grand Forks is now facing criminal charges. The incident was not a random event. we have an update regarding a story we first… Continue reading UPDATE: Suspect in Grand Forks Allegedly Assaulted Juvenile Victim whom He “Knew”

Car Theft Investigation in Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A Euclid, Minnesota man is facing a criminal charge in Grand Forks, after allegedly stealing a car in Crookston. Justin Lee Armstrong address listed as uclid Minnesota has been charged with felony theft of property according to court documents in February 20th the Grand Forks officer spotted a 2012 Ford Focus… Continue reading Car Theft Investigation in Grand Forks

UPDATE: Grand Forks Driver Killed in Thursday Morning Collision

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) Grand Forks Police a driver who crash into a light pole on South Washington Street Thursday morning died of an apparent medical issue. driver died in this crash at the intersection of 13th Avenue South and South Washington Street on this uh Thursday morning this now went from Grand Forks Police… Continue reading UPDATE: Grand Forks Driver Killed in Thursday Morning Collision

Grand Forks Man Charged with Stalking and Additional Offenses

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A Grand Forks man has been charged with felony Stalking and more. 54-year-old Christopher N Johnson of Grand Forks has been charged with felony stalking and misdemeanors of menacing harassment and criminal mischief according to court documents the victim is an ex-girlfriend she stated to police there have been multiple incidents… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Charged with Stalking and Additional Offenses

Unconscious Suspect Found in East Grand Forks

EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) An East Grand Forks suspect was unconscious at the time of her crime. an East Grand Fork suspect 43-year-old Carrie M rard was apparently unresponsive and unconscious at the time she was charged according to court documents on February 14th an investigator was following up on rivard’s failure to appear… Continue reading Unconscious Suspect Found in East Grand Forks

Tuesday Afternoon Crash in Grand Forks

Neil Berg here with a bit of breaking news out of Grand Fork’s fender bender uh rerouting traffic on University Avenue this is at 25th Street and University couple cars here collided at the intersection uh doesn’t appear not seeing any ambulance doesn’t appear there were any injuries but it is causing a uh bit… Continue reading Tuesday Afternoon Crash in Grand Forks

Man Arrested in Grand Forks for Menacing Behavior

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A man who seems to have threatened most people he came in contact with Friday is facing a long string of criminal charges in Grand Forks, North Dakota. the 33-year-old Aaron Jacob Marquez of Breen Ridge Minnesota is facing a long string of charges in Grand Forks according to court documents… Continue reading Man Arrested in Grand Forks for Menacing Behavior

Kyle Heintz Acquitted in Grand Forks Jail Riot Trial

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A jury found Kyle Heintz of Grand Forks “Not Guilty” for his part in a riot at the Grand Forks County Jail last September. Plus, we have a review of others charged in the incident. Kyle hins of gr Forks has been found not guilty by a jury of felony inciting… Continue reading Kyle Heintz Acquitted in Grand Forks Jail Riot Trial

Three individuals from Grand Forks charged with drug trafficking.

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A trio of Grand Forks residents are facing drug trafficking charges in different cases. this grant Forks Trio are facing drug trafficking charges in separate cases Cheyenne deotto now facing two felony accounts of delivery of meth uh back in March of 2023 according to court documents and a sting operation… Continue reading Three individuals from Grand Forks charged with drug trafficking.

Circle of Friends Animal Shelter in Grand Forks Faces Major Financial Issues Leading to Shake Up

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A look at the partial financial statement of Circle of Friends Animal Shelter in Grand Forks shows the major problem behind the board of directors decision to close its animal adoption center and eliminate its CEO. as we reported earlier the board of directors of the uh Circle of Friends Animal… Continue reading Circle of Friends Animal Shelter in Grand Forks Faces Major Financial Issues Leading to Shake Up

Juvenile arrested in downtown Grand Forks on Tuesday night: Update

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) We have an update regarding a large police presence and traffic backed up in downtown Grand Forks Tuesday evening. Police say a juvenile was arrested after running from a domestic violence incident. we have an update to our story around 8:30 uh Tuesday evening regarding a large police presence a traffic… Continue reading Juvenile arrested in downtown Grand Forks on Tuesday night: Update

EGF Police Bodycam Footage Captures Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting in East Grand Forks on January 12th

EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) The East Grand Forks Police Department has released body cam video from their officers involved in the officer shooting death of 42-year old Lucas Gilbertson near East Grand Forks, Minnesota on January 12, 2024. Officers were serving a warrant. An official report of the incident has not been released yet.

Customizing Cars in Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A pickup driver having some hot rodding fun in a Grand Forks parking lot Monday night. well not a lot of news value here but here’s a driver Monday night in Grand Forks behind the holiday station off of Columbia Road apparently he’s had enough of the cold weather and wanted… Continue reading Customizing Cars in Grand Forks

UPDATE: Grand Forks Police Respond to Sunday Night Stabbing and Mental Health Crisis Situation

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) We have an update regarding a report of a possible stabbing and a separate mental health call in Grand Forks Sunday night. we have an update on what was reported as a possible stabbing on the 400 block at Cherry Street just before 6:00 uh Sunday evening just talked with Sergeant… Continue reading UPDATE: Grand Forks Police Respond to Sunday Night Stabbing and Mental Health Crisis Situation

Fargo Drug Trafficker Allegedly Caught Driving Wrong Way, Pulled Over in Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A Fargo woman is facing drug trafficking charges in Grand Forks County, after being pulled over going the wrong way on Interstate-29. a 39-year-old Alysa Sue herck of Fargo is facing drug trafficking charges in Grand Forks County according to court documents in January 15th she was pulled over by a… Continue reading Fargo Drug Trafficker Allegedly Caught Driving Wrong Way, Pulled Over in Grand Forks

Grand Forks Business Forced to Close Due to Broken Pipe

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A water pipe burst, shutting down a Grand Forks business on this Wednesday evening. some breaking news coming in out of Grand Forks video coming in just after 5:00 p.m. on this Wednesday this is that boss chicken and Pizza at 951 South 42nd Street hooked on to the Baymont motel… Continue reading Grand Forks Business Forced to Close Due to Broken Pipe

Busy Night For Grand Forks Police: Fight, Arrest, and DUI Crash Reported

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) It was a busy Tuesday night for Grand Forks Police. Several incidents happened at almost the same time. not sure if it’s just because the temperature finally crept up above zero or whatever happened it was a busy night uh Tuesday night for Grand Forks Police we start off here around… Continue reading Busy Night For Grand Forks Police: Fight, Arrest, and DUI Crash Reported

East Grand Forks’ Beloved Bar & Grill Shutting Down!

EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) The Boardwalk Bar and Grill in East Grand Forks, Minnesota has announced on its social media page its closing! another restaurant is closing in greater Grand Forks uh this from the boardwalk bar and grills Facebook page after much uh prayer and thoughtful consideration has been decided the boardwalk Bar… Continue reading East Grand Forks’ Beloved Bar & Grill Shutting Down!

Spouse of Deceased in Officer-Involved Shooting Near East Grand Forks Breaks Silence, Calls for Investigation

EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) Lucas Gilbertson, the man killed in an officer involved shooting near East Grand Forks, Minnesota had a long criminal history. But, his wife Kari says there was much more to the man. our I news report on the long criminal history of 42-year-old Lucas Gilbertson who was shot and killed… Continue reading Spouse of Deceased in Officer-Involved Shooting Near East Grand Forks Breaks Silence, Calls for Investigation

Widow of Man Fatally Shot by Officer Near East Grand Forks Breaks Silence as Investigation Continues

EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) Lucas Gilbertson, the man killed in an officer involved shooting near East Grand Forks, Minnesota had a long criminal history. But, his wife Kari says there was much more to the man. our I news report on the long criminal history of 42-year-old Lucas Gilbertson who was shot and killed… Continue reading Widow of Man Fatally Shot by Officer Near East Grand Forks Breaks Silence as Investigation Continues

UPDATE: Suspect Dies After Being Shot During Warrant Service in Rural East Grand Forks, Minnesota

EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) We have more details regarding a suspect shot in rural East Grand Forks on this Tuesday afternoon. The Sheriff’s Office now says they were serving a warrant when the Officer Involved Shooting happened. The condition of the suspect isn’t known. It’s now all under investigation by the MN BCA. *… Continue reading UPDATE: Suspect Dies After Being Shot During Warrant Service in Rural East Grand Forks, Minnesota

Grand Forks Faces Charges for Drug Trafficking

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A Grand Forks man is facing drug trafficking charges. according to court records on January 4th officers were out with Ernest Gardner at his residence at 421 1st Avenue South and were requested to detain him for a probation search he fought with officers kicking one in the stomach multiple times… Continue reading Grand Forks Faces Charges for Drug Trafficking

Apartment Building in Grand Forks Receives Fire Call on Saturday Evening

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) Grand Forks firefighters called to an apartment on this Saturday evening. * Check back later for more details. that’s some breaking news uh on this Saturday evening video coming in here just after uh 700 p.m. this is the 1800 block of Continental Drive in Grand Forks um as our camera… Continue reading Apartment Building in Grand Forks Receives Fire Call on Saturday Evening

Grand Forks Experiences Trio of New Year’s Eve Crimes

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A man who’s address is listed as homeless in Fargo is now facing a trio of felonies in Grand Forks. a 35-year-old Joseph Thompson address listed as homeless in Fargo has been charged with a trio of felonies in gr Force County according to court documents he was the passenger in… Continue reading Grand Forks Experiences Trio of New Year’s Eve Crimes

Burglary and Assault Charges Filed in Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A Grand Forks woman is facing Burglary and Assault charges, following an incident on Christmas Eve. a 34-year-old Christina B of gr Forks has been charged with felony burglary and misdemeanor simple assault according to court documents on Christmas Eve she allegedly pushed her way into a Grand Forks apartment and… Continue reading Burglary and Assault Charges Filed in Grand Forks

Series of Fender Benders on Icy Grand Forks Streets During Thursday Morning Fog

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) We have foggy conditions combined with icy streets in Grand Forks that are adding up to a flurry of fender benders. Neil Berg here with some breaking news out of the northern Valley uh just before 900 a.m. on this Thursday this is Highway 2 near fiser uh about 10 miles… Continue reading Series of Fender Benders on Icy Grand Forks Streets During Thursday Morning Fog

Possible Drunk Driver Crashes into Police Squad in Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) We had a crash between a driver who had possibly been drinking and a police squad vehicle in Grand Forks on this Christmas evening. some breaking news out of Grand Forks on this uh Christmas evening video coming in here at 7:59 p.m. uh we had a call for a Grand… Continue reading Possible Drunk Driver Crashes into Police Squad in Grand Forks

The Christmas Eve Weather Forecast from the National Weather Service in Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) The latest Christmas Eve weather forecast from the National Weather Service in Grand Forks, North Dakota. here’s the latest from the National Weather Service out of Grand Forks for your Christmas Eve forecast December 24th this released just after 3:00 a.m. uh rain transitioning into a wintry mix into Sunday Monday… Continue reading The Christmas Eve Weather Forecast from the National Weather Service in Grand Forks

Chasing Down Adventure in Grand Forks on a Late Friday Afternoon

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A male suspect is in custody following a short pursuit and foot race in Grand Forks. some breaking news out of Grand Forks late on this Friday afternoon we just had a Pursuit on the south end of town just talk with the deputy uh Neno the gr Forks Sheriff’s Department… Continue reading Chasing Down Adventure in Grand Forks on a Late Friday Afternoon

Early Friday Morning Fire Breaks Out in Grand Forks Apartment

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) Firefighters on the scene of an early Friday morning apartment fire in Grand Forks, North Dakota. Neil Berg here with some breaking news out of Grand Forks early on a Friday morning got a fire at a uh fourplex here at 1111 22nd Avenue South Fire call came in about uh… Continue reading Early Friday Morning Fire Breaks Out in Grand Forks Apartment

UPDATED: Grand Forks Suspect Pursuit & Capture Details Released

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) We now have more details regarding the pursuit and capture of a suspect in Grand Forks on this Tuesday morning. we have an update on a pursuit of a suspect that wound up near Abbott Hall on un’s campus today this now in from sergeant pton of the gr Forks Police… Continue reading UPDATED: Grand Forks Suspect Pursuit & Capture Details Released

Semi Truck Causes Traffic Jam on Interstate-29 in Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A semi blocked northbound Interstate-29 at Grand Forks for a time Tuesday morning. and some breaking news out of Grand Forks we had the northbound lane of I29 blocked off for a short time at around 11:00 on this uh Tuesday Morning appears is semi a bit jacknifed here uh no… Continue reading Semi Truck Causes Traffic Jam on Interstate-29 in Grand Forks

Subject Charged in Grand Forks Pursuit: Exclusive Video Update

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) We have an update regarding a vehicle and foot pursuit in Grand Forks on Friday. The subject of an overdose welfare check is now the person charged in the pursuit. Bruce Austreng is also facing felony drug trafficking charges. the suspected overdose victim allegedly did it we now have more details… Continue reading Subject Charged in Grand Forks Pursuit: Exclusive Video Update

UPDATE: Arrests Made After Vehicle and Foot Pursuit in Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) We have an update regarding a Friday morning pursuit in Grand Forks. Two men were arrested. we have an update now regarding a uh vehicle and foot pursuit I news first told you about on this uh Friday morning about 10:15 a.m. this now in from Lieutenant Stein at gr Forks… Continue reading UPDATE: Arrests Made After Vehicle and Foot Pursuit in Grand Forks

Domestic Violence Charges Recently Filed in Grand Forks District Court

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A review of recent Domestic Violence charges in Grand Forks District Court. recent domestic violence charges in grandforks District Court 37-year-old Matthew Anthony NATO of gr Forks is charged with felony domestic violence he’s uh charged now for an alleged incident back in October the female victim reported he’d been violent… Continue reading Domestic Violence Charges Recently Filed in Grand Forks District Court

Wednesday Evening House Fire in Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) Crews are on the scene of a Grand Forks house fire Wednesday evening. and some breaking news out of Grand Forks on this Wednesday evening video coming in here at 7:55 p.m. this is on the 300 block of Walnut Street it appears the uh fire call appears fir is under… Continue reading Wednesday Evening House Fire in Grand Forks

Grand Forks Experiences Eight Recent Cases of Overdosing

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) Grand Forks Police are warning residents about some bad drugs in town. They’re reporting 8 recents overdoses. a surge of drug overdoses in Grand Forks this in from gr Forks Police uh police would uh like the public to be aware they have responded to eight narcotic related drug overdoses in… Continue reading Grand Forks Experiences Eight Recent Cases of Overdosing

Grand Forks Police Officer Faces Chilling Threat

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A Grand Forks man is charged with Terrorizing, after allegedly making a chilling threat to a police officer. a Grand Fork suspect is facing a felony charge for allegedly a chilling threat to a police officer according to court documents on November 22nd he was pulled over in Grand Forks on… Continue reading Grand Forks Police Officer Faces Chilling Threat

Breaking News: Bizarre Assault Case Unfolds in Grand Forks-East Grand Forks Early Saturday Morning

GRAND FORKS-EAST GRAND FORKS (trfnews.i234.me) We had a bit of a strange assault case in Grand Forks-East Grand Forks early on this Saturday morning. some breaking news out of Grand Forks East Grand Forks early on this uh Saturday morning a bit of a strange uh assault case here’s what we know this started just… Continue reading Breaking News: Bizarre Assault Case Unfolds in Grand Forks-East Grand Forks Early Saturday Morning

Two individuals from Grand Forks facing charges of drug trafficking

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A Grand Forks man and woman are charged with trafficking Fentanyl and Meth. this Grand Forks pair is facing drug trafficking charges Jared Lee vondall and Brianna K Pinsky according to the court documents on November 21st members of the gr Forks narcotics task force saw a vondal driving and knew… Continue reading Two individuals from Grand Forks facing charges of drug trafficking

Woman Assaulted in Grand Forks; Suspect Flees the Scene

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) An arrest warrant has been issued for a man, following the assault of a woman in Grand Forks, North Dakota. Claude Black Jr of St Michael North Dakota remains on the run on this uh Monday morning following the assault of a woman in Grand Forks he’s shown here in an… Continue reading Woman Assaulted in Grand Forks; Suspect Flees the Scene

Woman abducted from Grand Forks bar

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A Crookston man has been charged with Kidnapping a woman from a Grand Forks, North Dakota bar. Angel-Torres-Sosa, allegedly took the woman from the Diamond Lounge to an unknown basement matress. a 31-year-old Angel Torres Sosa of crookton wound up in jail with a split lip after allegedly kidnapping a woman… Continue reading Woman abducted from Grand Forks bar

4-Year-Old Child Found Abandoned on I-29 North of Grand Forks, ND

WALSH COUNTY, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A woman is in jail, after being charged with abandoning her child on Interstate-29 north of Grand Forks, North Dakota on Tuesday. we have a sad and tragic case out of the northern Valley a four-year-old child was abandoned along Interstate 29. this would be about 32 miles north of Grand… Continue reading 4-Year-Old Child Found Abandoned on I-29 North of Grand Forks, ND

Breaking News Update: Inmate Complaints Sparked Fight at Grand Forks Jail

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) We have an update regarding a major police response, following a fight at the Grand Forks County Jail last night. One deputy was injured. One inmate is facing assault charges. Neil Berg here with an update regarding a big disturbance or fight at the Grand Forks County Jail uh late uh… Continue reading Breaking News Update: Inmate Complaints Sparked Fight at Grand Forks Jail

BREAKING NEWS: Significant Disruption Reported at Grand Forks County Jail

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) We had a major disturbance at the Grand Forks County Jail early on this Thursday morning. Neil Berg Harrison breaking news out of Grand Forks where we’ve had what we’ll call for now a major disturbance at the Grand Forks County Jail this happened early on this uh Thursday morning no… Continue reading BREAKING NEWS: Significant Disruption Reported at Grand Forks County Jail

Grand Forks County, ND Sees Increase in Felony Level Charges

GRAND FORKS COUNTY, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A review of recent felony level charges in Grand Forks District Court. Joe Lewis Melvin Jr of Grand Forks has been charged with felony domestic violence according to court records on August 29th a witness reported Melvin fighting with a female and he allegedly placed his hand around her throat… Continue reading Grand Forks County, ND Sees Increase in Felony Level Charges

Video Captures Arrests in Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) Sunday afternoon arrests in Grand Forks were captured on a doorbell camera. foreign [Music] breaking news out of Grand Forks on this Sunday afternoon we have a doorbell camera video in Grand Forks Police breaking into a an apartment here on a Continental Drive and at least two male suspects uh… Continue reading Video Captures Arrests in Grand Forks

Car Theft Investigation in Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A Grand Forks man has been charged in connection to a stolen car case in that town last month. 29 year old Brandon Charles devoy of Grand Forks has been charged with felony theft of property in a case going back to May 31st that’s when the victim reported his Toyota… Continue reading Car Theft Investigation in Grand Forks

Grand Forks Police Respond to “Civil Matters” Call

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) We’re still sorting out details, but we had a large police presence at a Grand Forks apartment complex Sunday night. we had a large police presence at a Grand Forks apartment complex on the 4200 block of Fifth Avenue North Sunday evening we’re still trying to sort out exactly what happened… Continue reading Grand Forks Police Respond to “Civil Matters” Call

West Nile Virus Detected in Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) The Health Department says West Nile Disease has been found in Grand Forks mosquitos. the West Nile Virus has been identified in Grand Forks mosquitoes this in from the city a pool or group of mosquitoes collected today on this Tuesday from Grand Forks has been identified as having the West… Continue reading West Nile Virus Detected in Grand Forks

UPDATE: Car crashes into field near East Grand Forks in breaking news situation

EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) We have an update regarding a driver crashing into a field north of East Grand Forks, Minnesota Friday morning. we have an update on this crash a couple miles north of East Grand Forks and Highway 220 just after nine o’clock this morning just talked with the fire department who… Continue reading UPDATE: Car crashes into field near East Grand Forks in breaking news situation

UPDATE: SUV Collides with Bicyclist in Grand Forks on Thursday

GRAND FORKS ,ND (trfnews.i234.me) We have an update regarding a bicyclist struck by a vehicle in Grand Forks just before noon on this Thursday. we have an update regarding a bicyclist hit in the parking lot here in the South Forks Plaza in Grand Forks just before noon today this from Sergeant Pemberton of the… Continue reading UPDATE: SUV Collides with Bicyclist in Grand Forks on Thursday