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

Obituary | Mary May trfnews.i234.me of Thief River Falls, Minnesota

Mary May trfnews.i234.me, 87, of Thief River Falls, MN, formerly of Brainerd, MN, died on Thursday, May 16, 2024, at the Thief River Care Center, Thief River Falls, MN. Memorial services will be held on Thursday, May 23, 2024, 5-7 PM with a Service at 6:30 PM at Obit, Thief River Falls, MN. Visitation will… Continue reading Obituary | Mary May trfnews.i234.me of Thief River Falls, Minnesota

Cass County Vehicle/Train Crash *name update* – May 17, 2024

What: Serious Injury – Vehicle/Train Crash Where: 154 Ave SE, 1 mile west of Casselton When: 7:00 AM Central Time Road Conditions: Good, Gravel Weather Conditions: Overcast Crash Involvement: Vehicle/Train Type of Crash: Right angle Agencies Involved: North Dakota Highway Patrol, Cass County Sheriff’s Office, Casselton Ambulance Vehicle No. 1: 2021 Toyota Tacoma Driver No.… Continue reading Cass County Vehicle/Train Crash *name update* – May 17, 2024

*Update* Cass County injury crash *Name Release* – May 13, 2024

What: Pedestrian vs. Passenger vehicle Where: Eastbound 13th Ave S at the I-29 underpass (East of 38th St S) When: May 12th, 2024 at 5:55 P.M. Central Time Road Conditions: Dry Weather Conditions: Clear Crash Involvement: Passenger vehicle struck pedestrian. Agencies Involved: North Dakota Highway Fargo Police Department Sanford Ambulance Vehicle No. 1: 2001 Chevrolet… Continue reading *Update* Cass County injury crash *Name Release* – May 13, 2024

*Update* Barnes County DUI injury crash *Name Release* – May 13, 2024

What: One vehicle DUI injury crash Where: Southbound Barnes County Road 21 & 30th St SE (2 miles north of Valley City, ND) When: May 12th, 2024 at 5:30 P.M. Central Time Road Conditions: Dry asphalt Weather Conditions: Partly Cloudy Crash Involvement: Motorcycle left the roadway and overturned Agencies Involved: North Dakota Highway Patrol Barnes… Continue reading *Update* Barnes County DUI injury crash *Name Release* – May 13, 2024

Semi-Trailer Fire, I-29 mm 66 – May 13, 2024

Approximately 16:10 a semi was north on I-29 through Fargo when the rear semi-trailer axle caught fire. The driver of the semi pulled to the right shoulder of I-29 and used their fire extinguisher in attempt to put the flames out. A State Trooper was on patrol and came across the parked semi that was… Continue reading Semi-Trailer Fire, I-29 mm 66 – May 13, 2024

Barnes County DUI injury crash – May 12, 2024

What: One vehicle DUI injury crash Where: Southbound Barnes County Road 21 & 30th St SE (2 miles north of Valley City, ND) When: May 12th, 2024 at 5:30 P.M. Central Time Road Conditions: Dry asphalt Weather Conditions: Partly Cloudy Crash Involvement: Motorcycle left the roadway and overturned Agencies Involved: North Dakota Highway Patrol Barnes… Continue reading Barnes County DUI injury crash – May 12, 2024

CROOKSTON ARREST/FIRE REPORT – MAY 15, 2024

The Crookston Fire Department (CFD) responded to the following calls on 5/14/2024 – At 11:01 a.m., the CFD responded to the 2300 block of Sahlstrom Dr. for a report of a smoke detector activation. Upon arrival, it was found to be a faulty microwave. The CFD unplugged the microwave and reset the alarm. There was… Continue reading CROOKSTON ARREST/FIRE REPORT – MAY 15, 2024

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

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

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

One Year Left: Prepare for Real ID Travel Requirements by May 7th, 2025

UNITED STATES (trfnews.i234.me) Introducing Real ID: A National Standard for Travel Security As the clock ticks down to May 7th, 2025, travelers across the United States are gearing up for a significant shift in identification requirements. The Real ID Act, set to take full effect on this date, mandates that individuals must possess a Real… Continue reading One Year Left: Prepare for Real ID Travel Requirements by May 7th, 2025

CROOKSTON ARREST/FIRE REPORT, MAY 9, 2024

The Northwest Regional Correction Center reported the arrest of the following- Jonathon Michael Stone, 34, of East Grand Forks, for second-degree DUI and refused to submit a chemical test. The Crookston Fire Department (CFD) responded to the following calls on 5/8/2024 and 5/9/2024 – 5/8/2024 At 6:28 p.m., the CFD responded to the 100 block… Continue reading CROOKSTON ARREST/FIRE REPORT, MAY 9, 2024

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

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

CROOKSTON ARREST/FIRE REPORT- MAY 6, 2024

The Northwest Regional Correction Center reported the arrest of the following- John Richard Kraker, 75, of Crookston, for driving after cancellation. Joan Louise Hunter, 70, of Crookston, for fourth-degree DUI. Aaron Cade Carrington, 31, no address listed, for fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle. Dillon Gary Anderson, 28, no address listed, for driving… Continue reading CROOKSTON ARREST/FIRE REPORT- MAY 6, 2024

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

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

SEX OFFENDER HARMON, CATINA MAY

Offender Profile Track Offender Offender Primary Information Name: HARMON, CATINA MAY Aliases: Birthdate: 1/16/2003 Sex: FEMALE Race: WHITE Height: 5′ 8″ Weight: 150 LBS Eye Color: BLUE Hair Color: BLOND OR STRAWBERRY Skin: Registration Expiration: Risk Level: UNDETERMINED Registration Status: INCARCERATED Scars, Marks & Tattoos Observed Category Item/Location Description 11/3/2022 TAT L CALF CALF, LEFT… Continue reading SEX OFFENDER HARMON, CATINA MAY

CROOKSTON ARREST/FIRE REPORT- MAY 3, 2024

The Northwest Regional Correction Center reported the arrest of the following- Alexander Espinoza Ortega, 29, of Mahnomen, for second-degree aggravated robbery. The Crookston Fire Department (CFD) responded to the following calls on 5/2/2024 – At 9:30 a.m., the CFD responded to the 1500 block of Raddison Rd for a report of a detector beeping. Upon… Continue reading CROOKSTON ARREST/FIRE REPORT- MAY 3, 2024

CROOKSTON ARREST/FIRE REPORT- MAY 2, 2024

The Northwest Regional Correction Center reported the arrest of the following- Jerome Anthony White, 23, of Cass Lake, for probation violation. The Crookston Fire Department (CFD) responded to the following calls on 5/1/2024 – At 11:00 p.m., the CFD responded to the 600 block of 2nd Ave NE for a report of an alarm activation.… Continue reading CROOKSTON ARREST/FIRE REPORT- MAY 2, 2024

CROOKSTON ARREST/FIRE REPORT- MAY 1, 2024

The Northwest Regional Correction Center reported the arrest of the following- Randy Joseph Kappes, 42, of Ulen, for driving after their driver’s license was revoked. Isaac Earl Sullivan, 33, of Apple Valley, Minnesota, for traffic DUI and refusal to submit to chemical testing. Sarah Marie Gnadt, 38, of Ada, for selling narcotic drugs in the… Continue reading CROOKSTON ARREST/FIRE REPORT- MAY 1, 2024

Highway 210 between 65th Ave SW & 61st Ave SW, MAY TWP, Cass County Crash 2024-04-02 04:12:38

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24800395 Date/Time: 03/24/2024 02:36   District: 2800 Brainerd Case Information Contact: 218-316-3030 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: Highway 210 between 65th Ave SW & 61st Ave SW, MAY TWP, Cass County   Description: A 2023 Can-Am side-by-side ATV was traveling westbound Highway 210, west… Continue reading Highway 210 between 65th Ave SW & 61st Ave SW, MAY TWP, Cass County
Crash 2024-04-02 04:12:38

Man assaulted at Shooting Star; guard may also face charges

MAHNOMEN, MN (trfnews.i234.me) Charges have now been filed against a man, who wound up being beaten by a security guard, following other incidents at the Shooting Star Casino in Mahnomen, Minnesota Wednesday. Shawn Wade of Lengby is facing criminal charges. Possible charges against the security guard who beat him are also pending. criminal charges have… Continue reading Man assaulted at Shooting Star; guard may also face charges