Thief River Falls Mourns the Loss of K9 Max

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – The Thief River Falls Police Department announced the unexpected passing of their first-ever police K9, Max. Here are the key details: Date of Passing: Max, a 10-year-old Belgian Malinois, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 29th, 2024. His handler discovered him deceased in his kennel. Cause of Death: Max died… Continue reading Thief River Falls Mourns the Loss of K9 Max

Tragedy in Burnsville: Community Mourns the Loss of Three First Responders

Burnsville Mourns Loss of First Responders in Tragic Shooting

BURNSVILLE, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a somber incident that has shaken the city of Burnsville, Minnesota, two police officers and a firefighter-paramedic lost their lives early Sunday morning while responding to a domestic violence call. The fallen heroes, identified as 27-year-old Officers Paul Elmstrand and Matthew Ruge, along with 40-year-old SWAT Paramedic Adam Finseth, were… Continue reading Tragedy in Burnsville: Community Mourns the Loss of Three First Responders

Burnsville Mourns Loss of First Responders in Tragic Shooting

Burnsville Mourns Loss of First Responders in Tragic Shooting

BURNSVILLE, Minn. (trfnews.i234.me) – Early this morning, the City of Burnsville was shaken by a tragic incident that resulted in the loss of two police officers, Paul Elmstrand and Matthew Ruge, and a firefighter-paramedic, Adam Finseth. The city has officially released their identities, marking a day of profound sorrow for the community. Sgt. Adam Medlicott,… Continue reading Burnsville Mourns Loss of First Responders in Tragic Shooting

Community Mourns the Loss of Hmong Activist and Comedian Tou Ger Xiong

Community Mourns the Loss of Hmong Activist and Comedian Tou Ger Xiong

ST. PAUL, Minn. (trfnews.i234.me) – The Hmong community in St. Paul, along with a host of dignitaries including Minnesota Governor Tim Walz, U.S. Senator Tina Smith, and Attorney General Keith Ellison, came together on Saturday to pay tribute to the life and legacy of Tou Ger Xiong. The 50-year-old activist, comedian, and performer was remembered for… Continue reading Community Mourns the Loss of Hmong Activist and Comedian Tou Ger Xiong

Community Mourns the Loss of Outgoing and Kindhearted Brent Possin

ST. PAUL, Minn. (trfnews.i234.me) – Brent Possin, known for his outgoing and lovable personality, has left a void in the hearts of friends and family after he passed away suddenly during a vacation in Mexico. Possin, described by those who knew him as someone always willing to lend a helping hand, suffered a medical emergency that… Continue reading Community Mourns the Loss of Outgoing and Kindhearted Brent Possin

Tragic Loss in Lake Elmo: Family Mourns Young Morgan Petersen

LAKE ELMO, Minn. (trfnews.i234.me) – The Petersen family from the east metro area is grappling with an immense tragedy following a fatal car crash that claimed the life of 5-year-old Morgan Petersen. The accident occurred on Highway 36 in Lake Elmo when the family’s Ford Focus, driven by Chris Petersen, Morgan’s father, stalled in traffic and… Continue reading Tragic Loss in Lake Elmo: Family Mourns Young Morgan Petersen

Minneapolis Community Mourns Loss of Beloved Clerk in Tragic Incident

Minneapolis Community Mourns Loss of Beloved Clerk in Tragic Incident

MINNEAPOLIS (trfnews.i234.me) – In a tragic turn of events, the suspect in the killing of a widely admired Minneapolis grocery store clerk has been declared unfit to stand trial. Taylor Schultz, 44, was charged with the brutal murder of 66-year-old Robert Skafte at Oak Grove Grocery in Loring Park on December 6. However, a Hennepin County… Continue reading Minneapolis Community Mourns Loss of Beloved Clerk in Tragic Incident

Cloquet Community Mourns Victims of Tragic Shooting at Candlelight Vigil

Shellby Trettel

CLOQUET, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In the small town of Cloquet, Minnesota, hundreds of community members came together on Wednesday, Jan. 10, for a candlelight vigil to mourn the tragic loss of 22-year-old Shellby Trettel. Trettel was one of the victims in a double homicide that occurred during her shift at the Super 8 hotel on… Continue reading Cloquet Community Mourns Victims of Tragic Shooting at Candlelight Vigil

Tragedy at Perry High School: Community Mourns After School Shooting

Tragedy at Perry High School: Community Mourns After School Shooting

Iowa (trfnews.i234.me) – Perry High School in Iowa is grappling with a heart-wrenching tragedy following a school shooting that left a 6th grader dead and seven others injured, including the principal. In the wake of the incident, the school will remain shut for the entire next week. Middle school and elementary students are expected to return… Continue reading Tragedy at Perry High School: Community Mourns After School Shooting

In Memoriam: Entertainment World Mourns Loss of Icons in 2023

WASHINGTON (trfnews.i234.me) – In a year marked by both triumphs and challenges, the entertainment industry bid farewell to some of its most influential figures. The world was shaken by the loss of Tina Turner on May 24th. Known for her unparalleled voice and magnetic stage presence, Turner’s legacy transcends generations. While she initially rose to… Continue reading In Memoriam: Entertainment World Mourns Loss of Icons in 2023