Rescue Operation in Marshall County, MN Involving Four Individuals in a Vehicle Submerged in River

MARSHALL COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) Four people had to be rescued from a vehicle that went into the Snake River north of Oslo, Minnesota early Saturday morning. some breaking news out of Marshall County Minnesota early on this Saturday morning this would be north of Oslo or uh straight north of Grand Forks on the Minnesota… Continue reading Rescue Operation in Marshall County, MN Involving Four Individuals in a Vehicle Submerged in River

Off-Duty Twin Cities Firefighter Fatally Shot in Minneapolis

Joseph Johns

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – The Twin Cities community mourns the loss of 40-year-old Joseph Johns, an off-duty firefighter who tragically fell victim to a fatal shooting in Minneapolis over the weekend. According to reports from TRF News, colleagues and friends of Johns confirmed his identity as the victim of Sunday’s shooting. The Minneapolis Police Department… Continue reading Off-Duty Twin Cities Firefighter Fatally Shot in Minneapolis

Tragedy Strikes: One Dead, Another Injured in Minneapolis Shooting

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a harrowing incident that unfolded in the early hours of Sunday morning, tragedy struck the heart of Minneapolis as gunfire erupted, claiming the life of one man and leaving another injured. According to a statement from the Minneapolis Police Department, officers were summoned to the scene at approximately 12:40 a.m.… Continue reading Tragedy Strikes: One Dead, Another Injured in Minneapolis Shooting

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

All Aboard! Minneapolis to Chicago Rail Service Debuts with $41 Tickets

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a game-changing development for commuters and travelers alike, a new rail service linking Minneapolis and Chicago is set to revolutionize intercity transportation with affordable ticket prices starting at just $41. The announcement has sparked excitement and anticipation among residents of both cities, heralding a new era of convenience and accessibility… Continue reading All Aboard! Minneapolis to Chicago Rail Service Debuts with $41 Tickets

Minneapolis Expands Electric Bus Fleet with 20 New Vehicles

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

Minneapolis Increases Minimum Price for Cigarettes to $15

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – The Minneapolis City Council has approved an amendment to raise the minimum price for a pack of cigarettes and other commercial tobacco products to $15. Council Member LaTrisha Vetaw emphasized that this measure aims to protect youth and communities of color from targeted marketing by the tobacco industry. The city predicts… Continue reading Minneapolis Increases Minimum Price for Cigarettes to $15

Nation’s Largest Pandemic-Era Fraud Trial Begins in Minneapolis

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Federal prosecutors have launched the trial for the first seven defendants in what they deem the nation’s largest case of pandemic-era fraud. The trial, unfolding in Minneapolis, involves 70 individuals linked to the organization “Feeding Our Future,” accused of swindling $250 million in federal funds allocated to feed underserved children during… Continue reading Nation’s Largest Pandemic-Era Fraud Trial Begins in Minneapolis

6th Street ramp to East 94 in Minneapolis, MINNEAPOLIS, Hennepin County Crash 2024-04-21 14:14:05

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24504226 Date/Time: 04/21/2024 13:04   District: 2500 West Metro Case Information Contact: 763-591-4680 Media Contact:   Location: 6th Street ramp to East 94 in Minneapolis, MINNEAPOLIS, Hennepin County   Description: The Triumph Street Triple entered to eastbound I-94 from the 6th Street ramp where it lost control and hit the… Continue reading 6th Street ramp to East 94 in Minneapolis, MINNEAPOLIS, Hennepin County
Crash 2024-04-21 14:14:05

Minneapolis Considers $15 Pack of Cigarettes to Combat Smoking

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – The Minneapolis City Council is deliberating a significant increase in the tax on cigarettes, potentially raising prices to $15 per pack. The proposed ordinance aims to discourage smoking through financial deterrence. Key points of the proposal include: Tax Increase: The ordinance would substantially raise the minimum price for cigarettes and other… Continue reading Minneapolis Considers $15 Pack of Cigarettes to Combat Smoking

Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey Commits to Addressing DOJ Recommendations Following 2020 Riots

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Mayor Jacob Frey of Minneapolis has pledged to review the city’s progress in implementing recommendations outlined in a U.S. Justice Department report regarding the 2020 riots sparked by the police killing of George Floyd. The report advises addressing 27 key points, including restructuring police response to major incidents, managing large crowds,… Continue reading Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey Commits to Addressing DOJ Recommendations Following 2020 Riots

Minneapolis City Council Votes to Delay Rideshare Ordinance Amid Uber and Lyft Threats

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a crucial meeting on Thursday, the Minneapolis City Council addressed the impending rideshare ordinance, which had Uber and Lyft on the brink of leaving the city by May. The council unanimously agreed to postpone the ordinance’s enforcement, pushing back the effective date from May 1 to July 1. This decision… Continue reading Minneapolis City Council Votes to Delay Rideshare Ordinance Amid Uber and Lyft Threats

Uber and Lyft Threaten Minneapolis Exit Over Minimum Wage Mandate

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic turn of events, ride-hailing giants Uber and Lyft are on the brink of exiting Minneapolis due to a contentious minimum wage regulation set to take effect on May 1st. Here’s the unfolding story: Ultimatum Issued: Citing concerns over the city’s impending minimum wage requirement, Uber and Lyft have… Continue reading Uber and Lyft Threaten Minneapolis Exit Over Minimum Wage Mandate

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

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

Driver “Jamming Out” Hits and Kills Pedestrian: Man Charged with Vehicular Manslaughter

Brent Keranen

MOOSE LAKE, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Brent Keranen, 21, from Pengilly, faces severe charges following a tragic incident in Moose Lake. Charged with criminal vehicular manslaughter, Keranen allegedly struck and killed a pedestrian on Highway 73 near Jon Brown Drive around 2 p.m. last Thursday. According to court documents, Keranen claimed he was “jamming out” to… Continue reading Driver “Jamming Out” Hits and Kills Pedestrian: Man Charged with Vehicular Manslaughter

Fort Totten Woman Faces Charges for Theft of Victim’s Pants with Valuables

RAMSEY COUNTY, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Naomi Littlewind from Fort Totten, North Dakota, is under scrutiny after being accused of stealing a victim’s pants, which contained crucial items such as cards, cash, and keys. The incident, which occurred on November 23rd, has led to a series of charges against Littlewind. According to court documents, Littlewind faces… Continue reading Fort Totten Woman Faces Charges for Theft of Victim’s Pants with Valuables

11-Year-Old Chased by Stranger in Bunny Mask: A Cautionary Tale of Safety Awareness

11-Year-Old Chased by Stranger in Bunny Mask: A Cautionary Tale of Safety Awareness

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Last Friday, Kaedyn Bergeron, an 11-year-old from Grand Forks, had a terrifying encounter when he was chased by a stranger wearing a bunny mask while walking home from Kelly Park near Schroeder Middle School. The incident has sparked concerns among residents and raised awareness about the importance of safety precautions.… Continue reading 11-Year-Old Chased by Stranger in Bunny Mask: A Cautionary Tale of Safety Awareness

Former Crookston HR Coordinator Faces Felony Theft Charges Over $4,300 Missing Funds

Jordan Bergquist

CROOKSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Jordan Bergquist, the former Human Resources Coordinator for the City of Crookston, finds himself at the center of legal trouble as he faces four felony counts of theft. The charges stem from an investigation revealing discrepancies in payroll transactions, resulting in over $4,300 in missing funds. Audit Unveils Irregularities: The city’s… Continue reading Former Crookston HR Coordinator Faces Felony Theft Charges Over $4,300 Missing Funds

Hot Air Balloon Crash Sparks Fire in Rochester, Minnesota

ROCHESTER, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A harrowing incident unfolded in Rochester, Minnesota, on Wednesday evening as a hot air balloon crash sent sparks flying and ignited a grass fire. According to reports, the balloon collided with power lines, causing a dramatic scene captured by nearby traffic cameras. Rochester firefighters swiftly responded to extinguish the ensuing blaze,… Continue reading Hot Air Balloon Crash Sparks Fire in Rochester, Minnesota

Woman Charged with Aggravated Assault After Choking Homeless Shelter Employee

Valeen Blueshield

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a shocking incident at Fargo’s Downtown Engagement Center, Valeen Blueshield finds herself in legal trouble after allegedly assaulting a female employee. Blueshield, a resident of Fargo, is facing a felony charge of aggravated assault following a disturbing altercation on March 19th. Police responded to a disturbance at the homeless shelter,… Continue reading Woman Charged with Aggravated Assault After Choking Homeless Shelter Employee

Warroad Men Arrested: Facing Felony Charges After Traffic Stop Escalates

Andrew Cloud

WARROAD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic turn of events, two men from Warroad, Minnesota, find themselves entangled in a web of legal troubles following a routine traffic stop near their hometown. Alvin Johnson Jr, the driver, and Andrew Cloud, the passenger, are now at the center of a criminal investigation after a series of… Continue reading Warroad Men Arrested: Facing Felony Charges After Traffic Stop Escalates

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

Bemidji Shopping Spree Ends in Purse Theft

BEMIDJI, MN (trfnews.i234.me) A woman is charged with stealing a purse from a vehicle in Bemidji and then going on a quick $1,600 shopping spree. a 32-year-old Chantel Ron Eagle of panema is facing a pair of felony charges in buiji according to court documents on March 16th a woman reported a purse missing from… Continue reading Bemidji Shopping Spree Ends in Purse Theft

Man from Fargo Faces Charges

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A Fargo man is facing criminal charges, after allegedly stealing items from a vehicle. Andrew Tyler Spiegel of Fargo has been charged with felony unlawful entry into vehicle and misdemeanor theft to property Accord court documents on March 18th at 10:52 p.m. police responded to a Fargo apartment building a witness reported… Continue reading Man from Fargo Faces Charges

Arson Charge Filed in Detroit Lakes, MN

DETROIT LAKES, MN (trfnews.i234.me) A Detroit Lakes, Minnesota woman is facing a felony Arson charge in that city. a Detroit Lakes woman was arrested Monday and now charged with arson she’s been in jail since Monday so no possible connection with other possible arson roadside fires in Becker County on Tuesday according to court documents… Continue reading Arson Charge Filed in Detroit Lakes, MN

Authorities seize brass knuckles and bag of meth following high-speed chase from Nelson to Ramsey County in North Dakota.

NELSON COUNTY, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A woman and man are facing drug trafficking charges and more, after the female driver led officers in a pursuit from Nelson County into Ramsey County, North Dakota. this pair Ryan Lee Slater of dun and Natasha Bartell of Devil’s Lake are facing drug trafficking charges and more following a high-speed… Continue reading Authorities seize brass knuckles and bag of meth following high-speed chase from Nelson to Ramsey County in North Dakota.

Sexual Assault Allegations in Breckenridge, Minnesota

BRECKENRIDGE, MN (trfnews.i234.me) A Breckenridge, Minnesota man has been charged with 2 counts of 1st Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct. a 49-year-old emry axel Hagen of Breen Ridge Minnesota has been charged with two felony counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct one with the use of force uh the second with the victim being mentally impaired… Continue reading Sexual Assault Allegations in Breckenridge, Minnesota

Minneapolis Suspects Have Significant Firearm Arsenal

HENNIPIN COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) The Hennepin County Sheriff says they arrested some drug suspects with some serious fire power, a rocket propelled grenade. this is video of Ukrainian soldiers firing an RPG a rocket propelled grenade same type of a weapon found in possession of Minneapolis drug suspects this from the hanpen county sheriff’s office… Continue reading Minneapolis Suspects Have Significant Firearm Arsenal

Tragic Christmas Eve Morning Stabbing Incident in Minneapolis

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) A man is dead and a woman is in custody, following a Christmas Eve morning stabbing in Minneapolis. we had a fatal stabbing in Minneapolis on this Christmas Eve morning this in from Minneapolis Police at approximately 8:00 on this Sunday officers responded to reports of a stabbing on the 5200 block… Continue reading Tragic Christmas Eve Morning Stabbing Incident in Minneapolis

Breaking News: Three people shot, resulting in two deaths in Minneapolis Sunday morning shooting.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) Police say 3 men were shot during an altercation in Minneapolis early this Sunday morning. Two of them died at the scene. three people shot to die in Minneapolis uh early on this Sunday morning this in from Minneapolis Police 2:15 a.m. on this Sunday officers responded to a report of shoot… Continue reading Breaking News: Three people shot, resulting in two deaths in Minneapolis Sunday morning shooting.

Car crashes into Pro Palestine rally in Minneapolis

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) A car drove into a pro Palestine rally in Minneapolis this weekend. * Video: Unicorn Riot in one of the many pro Palestine rallies in Minneapolis this weekend opposing the attacks between Israel and Hamas a car drove through a group of protesters Sunday police say protesters were rallying on a bridge… Continue reading Car crashes into Pro Palestine rally in Minneapolis

Minneapolis Filled with the Sounds of Islamic Call to Prayer

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) The Islamic Call to Prayer is now being played in Minneapolis. this spring minneapolis became the first large city in the united states to allow the islamic call to prayer to be broadcast publicly on loudspeakers so far only one mosque is doing so three times a day but more of the… Continue reading Minneapolis Filled with the Sounds of Islamic Call to Prayer

American Swedish Institute in Minneapolis: A Tour

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) A look at the American Swedish Institute in Minneapolis, Minnesota. if you’re going to be wandering around minneapolis on a cold upcoming winter’s day and you’re looking for something to do consider a stroll around the american swedish institute construction was completed in 1908 at under 1 million dollars by swedish immigrant… Continue reading American Swedish Institute in Minneapolis: A Tour