Vehicle Fire in Grand Forks on Saturday Noon

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A vehicle fire occurred in the parking lot of the Holiday gas station at 2200 Columbia Road in Grand Forks just before noon this Saturday. Fire crews responded promptly and were able to extinguish the fire quickly. There are no reports of injuries at this time. Further updates will be… Continue reading Vehicle Fire in Grand Forks on Saturday Noon

BREAKING NEWS: Severe Weather Moving into the Valley

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Breaking news from Grand Forks: a severe thunderstorm was rolling through the area at 8:28 p.m. on Friday. Columbia Road experienced high winds followed by heavy downpours. The skies turned black, creating ominous conditions. A weather map indicates severe thunderstorm warnings up and down the valley on either side of… Continue reading BREAKING NEWS: Severe Weather Moving into the Valley

Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office News Release 05/17/24

News Release 05/17/24 On the afternoon of 05/10/24, Red Lake County deputies spoke with individuals involved in a property line dispute in the city of Oklee. It appears that the matter has been resolved. On the evening of 05/10/24, the Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office received a report of trespassing on agricultural land in Gervais… Continue reading Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office News Release 05/17/24

Vote Expected Today on ERA and Abortion Rights Amendments in St. Paul, Minnesota

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Democrats plan to bring an Equal Rights and Abortion Rights Constitutional Amendment proposal to a vote in the Minnesota House today after several delays. House GOP Minority Leader Lisa Demuth points to a recent poll finding 64% of Minnesotans want equal rights and abortion rights as separate constitutional amendments, but… Continue reading Vote Expected Today on ERA and Abortion Rights Amendments in St. Paul, Minnesota

No Minnesota Court Records On TRF News This Week, State System Is Down

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – You may have noticed a shortage of Minnesota court records on I News this week. After reaching out to the Court Administration office in St. Paul, it appears their computer system for records is currently down. Consequently, we’re unable to swiftly access county court reports and crime records. They’re actively… Continue reading No Minnesota Court Records On TRF News This Week, State System Is Down

BREAKING NEWS UPDATE: Crookston Police Fatally Shoot Man Armed with Hatchet

CROOKSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Crookston police shot and killed a man armed with a hatchet early Thursday morning. Neil Berg here with breaking news from Crookston, Minnesota. Just before 1:00 a.m. on Thursday, Crookston Police Chief Darren Selzer confirmed an officer-involved shooting resulting in the suspect’s death. Chief Selzer stated, “Today at 12:53 a.m., officers… Continue reading BREAKING NEWS UPDATE: Crookston Police Fatally Shoot Man Armed with Hatchet

Shooting Investigation Underway In Crookston, Minnesota

CROOKSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – An investigation is underway following an early Thursday morning shooting in Crookston, MN. Just before 1:00 a.m., law enforcement responded to reports of a shooting incident. Initial radio traffic suggested that the suspect might have been armed with a hatchet at some point. Shortly thereafter, shots were fired near the government… Continue reading Shooting Investigation Underway In Crookston, Minnesota

Grain Bin Rescue

BALATON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – The Murray County Sheriff’s Office issued a news release stating that the rescue operation commenced around 3:15 p.m. on Tuesday afternoon. Preliminary reports from the scene indicated that the man was fully submerged in the grain bin. The rescue took place at a property located in the 700 block of 211th… Continue reading Grain Bin Rescue

Viking’s Scheduled Released Tonight, Heading To London?

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – The Minnesota Vikings’ full 2024 schedule will be released tonight at 7:00 p.m. The NFL has announced that the Vikings will be part of this year’s International Series, hosting Aaron Rodgers and the Jets on October 6th at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London. Minnesota has a 3-0 record in regular season… Continue reading Viking’s Scheduled Released Tonight, Heading To London?

Dylan Fest Kicks Off in Duluth, Minnesota Next Week

DULUTH, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – The six-day festival celebrating the legacy of Minnesota native Bob Dylan will begin next week in Duluth. The festival kicks off on Tuesday with a jam session at Carmody Irish Pub. Other events include a tribute to Dylan’s Basement Tapes at Earth Rider Brewery and a birthday party at Sacred Heart… Continue reading Dylan Fest Kicks Off in Duluth, Minnesota Next Week

Minnesota to Vote on Sports Betting Bill Today

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Minnesota legislators are scheduled to vote on a new sports betting bill today. The bill, spearheaded by Rapids Democrat Zack Stevenson, is the result of a long-running effort to satisfy competing interests. It authorizes mobile sports betting licenses for Indian tribes with a 20% tax on proceeds and legalizes fantasy… Continue reading Minnesota to Vote on Sports Betting Bill Today

BREAKING NEWS UPDATE: Semi Rollover In Cass Lake, Minnesota

CASS LAKE, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – We have more details regarding a semi-rollover in Cass Lake, Minnesota on Tuesday morning. just happened too we have an update now on this semi rollover in the town of Cass Lake Minnesota on Tuesday morning TRF News viewer video here and this from a Sergeant of the Minnesota State… Continue reading BREAKING NEWS UPDATE: Semi Rollover In Cass Lake, Minnesota

North Dakota Governor Doug Burgum Supports Trump At Criminal Trial

NEW YORK, NY (trfnews.i234.me) – North Dakota’s Republican Governor, Doug Burgum, attended Trump’s criminal trial today to demonstrate support as he vies for the vice-presidential position. During the trial, former Trump insider Michael Cohen testified about ceasing lies for Trump after a family meeting and admitted orchestrating hush money payments to Stormy Daniels to suppress… Continue reading North Dakota Governor Doug Burgum Supports Trump At Criminal Trial

BREAKING NEWS: Body Of Missing Kayaker Recovered In Minnesota

Shane White

NEST LAKE, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – The body of a kayaker who had been missing since Saturday was recovered on this Tuesday morning at Nest Lake, Minnesota. the search for a missing kayaker in South Central Minnesota is over family members posted this morning that the body of 39-year-old Shane White of Overland Park, Kansas was… Continue reading BREAKING NEWS: Body Of Missing Kayaker Recovered In Minnesota

BREAKING NEWS: Truck Rollover In Cass Lake, Minnesota

CASS LAKE, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – First responders were on the scene of a truck rollover in Cass Lake, Minnesota this Tuesday morning. it’s breaking news out of Cass Lake Minnesota photo here from a TRF News viewer says this is a flatbed truck hauling Lumber that’s rolled over on its side upside down this is… Continue reading BREAKING NEWS: Truck Rollover In Cass Lake, Minnesota

Cold Water Drownings

MINNESOTA (trfnews.i234.me) – A word of caution about cold water drownings. a handful of water incidents in recent days is an important reminder about the dangers of cold water this time of year the Minesota dnr’s Rodman Smith says we had an early spring and the ice went off early but that water is still… Continue reading Cold Water Drownings

Minnesota Marijuana Criminal Records Expunged

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Thousands of Minnesotans with criminal records for marijuana have been cleared. Minnesota’s cannabis exponent board is scheduled to meet today for the first time the state Bureau of Criminal Apprehension reported Monday that it has completed the process of expunging nearly 58,000 misdemeanor cannabis records ahead of schedule the BCA… Continue reading Minnesota Marijuana Criminal Records Expunged

Drill Today At Prairie Island Nuclear Plant In Red Wing, Minnesota

RED WING, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Authorities are alerting people of a drill at the Prairie Island nuclear power plant in Red Wing, Minnesota this Tuesday. state city and county agencies are participating in a simulated emergency today at the Prairie Island Nuclear Generating plant near Redwing. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety says the annual… Continue reading Drill Today At Prairie Island Nuclear Plant In Red Wing, Minnesota

Shocking Social Media Rant Lands Woman on Dr. Phil: An April TRF News Exclusive

ROSEAU, MN (trfnews.i234.me) In April, TRF News posted a story about a Roseau, Minnesota woman who posted a frightening rant on facebook, after the school her children attend put in place a no trespass order against her. She appeared on Dr. Phil Wednesday. you’re looking at a frightening public Facebook post by a Rosa woman… Continue reading Shocking Social Media Rant Lands Woman on Dr. Phil: An April TRF News Exclusive

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

Northern Minnesota Air Quality Forecast to Improve Amid Canadian Wildfires

ST. PAUL, (trfnews.i234.me) – The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency issued an air quality alert for the entire state due to smoke from Canadian wildfires. Officials advise minimizing outdoor activities and heavy exertion until noon today. While smoke persists in southern Minnesota until midday, the northern region sees improvement. Air quality is expected to gradually enhance… Continue reading Northern Minnesota Air Quality Forecast to Improve Amid Canadian Wildfires

Tragic Drowning Incident at Mound Creek County Park

BROWN COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A 15-year-old boy tragically drowned Sunday afternoon at Mound Creek County Park in southern Minnesota. According to the Brown County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to a report of a possible drowning at Mountain Creek County Park. The victim, a boy from Mountain Lake, was swimming off the beach when he… Continue reading Tragic Drowning Incident at Mound Creek County Park

The “Chips Act” Drives Massive Expansion at Minnesota Semiconductor Manufacturer

BLOOMINGTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Polar Semiconductor is set to receive $120 million in federal funding under the Chips Act to bolster its manufacturing facility in Bloomington. Governor Tim Walz and other state and federal leaders are unveiling this significant expansion. Polar Semiconductor specializes in high-voltage semiconductors used across automotive, commercial, and industrial sectors at its… Continue reading The “Chips Act” Drives Massive Expansion at Minnesota Semiconductor Manufacturer

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

Urgent Search for Missing Kayaker on Nest Lake

NEST LAKE, MN (trfnews.i234.me) Multiple agencies are conducting a search and rescue operation on Nest Lake in Minnesota this Sunday afternoon for a missing kayaker. The Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office rushes to respond to an urgent call regarding a missing kayaker on Nest Lake. Discover the details of a 39-year-old man’s solo kayak trip gone… Continue reading Urgent Search for Missing Kayaker on Nest Lake

Northeastern United States Shrouded in Smoke from Canadian Wildfires

MINNESOTA-NORTH DAKOTA (trfnews.i234.me) – As smoke from Canadian wildfires continued to engulf the northeastern United States for a second consecutive day, warnings were issued urging people to stay indoors and keep windows closed. The smoke, originating from numerous wildfires across several Canadian provinces, transformed the air into a yellowish-gray hue. According to the Environmental Protection… Continue reading Northeastern United States Shrouded in Smoke from Canadian Wildfires

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

Body of Duluth Man Recovered in Boundary Waters Lake

BOUNDARY WATERS CANOE AREA, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Canoeists made a grim discovery in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness as they found the body of Mark Ham, 62, a Duluth man who was on a solo camping trip. The St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office reported that the incident occurred on Lake Agnes, approximately 25 miles north… Continue reading Body of Duluth Man Recovered in Boundary Waters Lake

Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office News Release 05-10-24

News Release 05-10-24 On the morning of 05/03/24, a Red Lake County deputy responded to a report of a “fender bender” at the Eagle Square Parking Lot in Red Lake Falls. One of the vehicles was backing out of a parking space and struck another vehicle. One of the involved vehicles sustained substantial damage but… Continue reading Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office News Release 05-10-24

Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener At Lake City

LAKE CITY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Gov. Tim Walz continues the tradition of the Governor’s Fishing Opener in Lake City, participating in community events and gatherings. Walz, accompanied by Minnesota officials, including Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan and others, will launch at 8 a.m. from Lake City Marina. Jason Lorenson will guide Walz on the water for… Continue reading Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener At Lake City

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

Tragic Farm Accident Claims Man’s Life

PARKERS PRAIRIE, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A fatal farm accident occurred north of Parkers Prairie, Minnesota, on Tuesday afternoon. According to sheriff’s deputies, a 28-year-old man lost his life after being pinned underneath farm machinery while working with others to repair tillage equipment on a farm. Despite the efforts of first responders to save him, the… Continue reading Tragic Farm Accident Claims Man’s Life

7,000 Turkeys Perish in Barn Fire

STEARNS COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – The Stearns County Sheriff’s Office reported a devastating barn fire on April 30th, resulting in the loss of 7,000 turkeys. Emergency services responded to a call about a turkey barn fire on Mamic Lake Road in Sock Center Township around 10:30 p.m. The barn, measuring 64×200 feet, was fully engulfed… Continue reading 7,000 Turkeys Perish in Barn Fire

Postal Service Report: Managerial Responsibility

MINNESOTA-NORTH DAKOTA (trfnews.i234.me) – A preliminary report by Senators Tina Smith and Amy Klobuchar confirms management failures in the Postal Service in northern Minnesota. The November 2023 audit uncovered 79,000 pieces of delayed mail over three days. Senator Smith anticipates the release of the Inspector General’s district-wide report, aiming for a comprehensive overview to hold… Continue reading Postal Service Report: Managerial Responsibility

Loons & Lakes Legacy Pledge

MINNESOTA (trfnews.i234.me) – Lindy Tackle, based in Minnesota, is the pioneering company to endorse the Loons and Lakes Legacy Pledge. John Mock from the National Loon Center in Cross Lake confirms Lindy’s dedication to eliminating lead fishing gear. They’ll introduce new tackle crafted from non-toxic materials, with plans to transition their entire range to lead-free… Continue reading Loons & Lakes Legacy Pledge

St. Cloud State University Implements Extensive Budget and Program Reductions

ST. CLOUD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – St. Cloud State University in Minnesota is making significant budget and program reductions due to declining enrollment. Nearly 100 programs and 57 faculty positions are slated for cuts as part of efforts to address a longstanding budget deficit. University leaders aim to concentrate on its most robust degree and minor… Continue reading St. Cloud State University Implements Extensive Budget and Program Reductions

Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office News Release 05-03-24

News Release 05-03-24 On the evening of 04/28/24, the Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office received several complaints about an individual driving a vehicle around Oklee, and they were playing their music extremely loud. A Red Lake County deputy spoke with the suspect and counseled them about the public nuisance. They were warned, and informed they… Continue reading Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office News Release 05-03-24

Red Lake Woman Federally Charged for Abduction and Deadly House Fire

Jennifer Stately

RED LAKE, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – U.S. Attorney Andrew M. Luger announced on Monday that Jennifer Stately, a 35-year-old resident of Red Lake, faces federal charges in connection with the abduction of a 3-year-old boy and a tragic house fire resulting in the death of two young children. Stately is accused of multiple offenses, including murder,… Continue reading Red Lake Woman Federally Charged for Abduction and Deadly House Fire

Breaking News: Gas Line Struck in Fosston, Minnesota

FOSSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Emergency responders rushed to the scene following reports of a gas line strike at a clinic in Fosston, Minnesota. The incident occurred earlier today, prompting swift action from authorities. At approximately 10:36 a.m., emergency dispatch received reports of a vehicle striking a gas line near the clinic. Urgent radio traffic ensued,… Continue reading Breaking News: Gas Line Struck in Fosston, Minnesota

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

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

Tense Standoff Averted: Woman Safe After Threatening to Jump into Red River

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In the early hours of Sunday morning, a tense situation unfolded along the banks of the Red River in Grand Forks, North Dakota, as law enforcement responded to reports of a woman threatening to jump into the icy waters below. The incident began around 4:15 a.m. when authorities received word… Continue reading Tense Standoff Averted: Woman Safe After Threatening to Jump into Red River

Battle Brews Between EPA and North Dakota Coal-Fired Power Plants Over Emission Regulations

BISMARCK, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A brewing controversy between the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and North Dakota’s coal-fired power plants has sparked heated debate over new emission regulations aimed at combating climate change. The EPA’s recent release of stringent rules mandating fossil fuel power plants to slash emissions has sent shockwaves through the industry. According to… Continue reading Battle Brews Between EPA and North Dakota Coal-Fired Power Plants Over Emission Regulations

University of Minnesota Study Delves into Loneliness Epidemic’s Health Implications

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – As the loneliness epidemic continues to grip society, researchers at the University of Minnesota are delving into its causes and potential health ramifications. Associate Professor Carrie Henning Smith, leading the study, sheds light on the alarming link between prolonged loneliness and a myriad of negative health outcomes. Despite its prevalence, prolonged… Continue reading University of Minnesota Study Delves into Loneliness Epidemic’s Health Implications

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

Bank Robbery Suspect Victor Wallace Apprehended in Fargo

Victor Wallace

WEST FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a significant development following Thursday’s bank robbery in Alexandria, Minnesota, law enforcement authorities have announced the arrest of the prime suspect, Victor Wallace, in Fargo, North Dakota. The arrest, which occurred late Friday afternoon in West Fargo, was the culmination of a meticulous investigation led by the Alexandria Minnesota… Continue reading Bank Robbery Suspect Victor Wallace Apprehended in Fargo

Suspect Arrested in West Fargo Linked to Alexandria Bank Robbery

Victor Wallace

WEST FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a breakthrough development, law enforcement officials announced late Friday afternoon that a suspect has been apprehended in connection to the bank robbery that rattled Alexandria, Minnesota, on Thursday afternoon. The arrest was made in West Fargo, North Dakota, adding a dramatic twist to the ongoing investigation. According to Alexandria… Continue reading Suspect Arrested in West Fargo Linked to Alexandria Bank Robbery

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

Governor Burgum Sparks Controversy with Electric Power Critique

BISMARCK, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a bold and contentious move, North Dakota Governor Doug Burgum has ignited a firestorm of debate with his recent critique of the state’s “electric” plans. The governor’s remarks, delivered with characteristic candor, have raised eyebrows and sparked discussion among policymakers and energy experts alike. During a recent press conference, Governor… Continue reading Governor Burgum Sparks Controversy with Electric Power Critique

Arctic Cat Recalls Snowmobiles Due to Laceration Hazard

Arctic Cat Recalls Snowmobiles Due to Laceration Hazard

Name of Product: Arctic Cat 8000 and 9000 Series Snowmobiles Hazard:The recalled snowmobile’s drive clutch can break, allowing fragments to escape the snowmobile shielding, posing a laceration hazard. Remedy: Repair Recall Date: May 02, 2024 Units: About 16,200 Consumer Contact Arctic Cat at 800-279-2281 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, by… Continue reading Arctic Cat Recalls Snowmobiles Due to Laceration Hazard

BREAKING NEWS: Suspicious Garage Fire In Fargo

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Breaking news out of Fargo on this Wednesday evening as firefighters respond to a reported garage fire at 10:38 PM on 17th Street North. Initial reports suggest suspicious activity surrounding the blaze, heightening concerns in the neighborhood. Here’s what we know so far: Scene Description: The fire occurred near an abandoned… Continue reading BREAKING NEWS: Suspicious Garage Fire In Fargo

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

Legislation Proposed to Address First Responder Shortages in North Dakota

NORTH DAKOTA (trfnews.i234.me) – In a bid to bolster emergency response services across North Dakota, legislation is under consideration to address the alarming gaps in first responder coverage. With the state grappling with the closure of an average of one ambulance service provider annually, stakeholders are rallying for urgent action. According to EMS Regional adviser… Continue reading Legislation Proposed to Address First Responder Shortages in North Dakota

Union Rejects Contract Offer from Case New Holland in Fargo

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) Rejection of Offer: IAM Local 2525 (District 5) announced on Monday that nearly 700 members overwhelmingly rejected the contract offer from Case New Holland (CNH) in Fargo. Member Demands: Members are advocating for improved pay rates, better healthcare, and enhanced job security. Statement by IAM District 5 Representative: IAM District 5 Directing… Continue reading Union Rejects Contract Offer from Case New Holland in Fargo

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

Pilot Injured in Clearbrook Plane Crash

Pilot Hospitalized After Single-Occupant Plane Crashes in Clearbrook

CLEARBROOK, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Clearbrook, Minnesota – Early Monday morning, reports emerged of a plane crash in Clearbrook, Minnesota, leaving authorities scrambling for details. The Incident Unfolds At approximately 1:30 a.m., Clearwater 600 received a call from Minneapolis air traffic control regarding a possible plane crash at the intersection of State Highway 92 and 470th.… Continue reading Pilot Injured in Clearbrook Plane Crash

Pilot Hospitalized After Single-Occupant Plane Crashes in Clearbrook

Pilot Hospitalized After Single-Occupant Plane Crashes in Clearbrook

CLEARBROOK, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Early Monday morning, a single-occupant plane crashed in Clearbrook, leaving the pilot hospitalized and sparking an investigation into the cause of the incident. The Incident At 1:40 a.m. on Monday, April 29, law enforcement responded to reports of a single-engine plane crash in Clearbrook. According to Clearbrook-Gonvick Police Chief Ryan Solee,… Continue reading Pilot Hospitalized After Single-Occupant Plane Crashes in Clearbrook

Gun Safety Legislation Debated in Minnesota State Legislature

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – The Minnesota State Legislature is abuzz today as lawmakers convene to discuss proposed gun safety legislation that has sparked intense debate on both sides of the aisle. Among the key bills up for consideration are measures aimed at enhancing gun storage requirements, mandating timely reporting of lost or stolen firearms,… Continue reading Gun Safety Legislation Debated in Minnesota State Legislature

Breaking News: Semi-Minivan Collision Halts Traffic on I-29 in Fargo

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic turn of events this Sunday evening, emergency crews rushed to the scene of a collision between an Amazon semi-truck and a minivan on Interstate 29 in Fargo. The incident occurred in the northbound lane, just south of the 13th Avenue exit. Eyewitnesses described the semi-truck as jackknifed in… Continue reading Breaking News: Semi-Minivan Collision Halts Traffic on I-29 in Fargo

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

Pickup Driver Crashes While Pulling Trailer on Highway 2 East of Crookston, Minnesota

CROOKSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Emergency responders were called to the scene of a pickup truck accident on Sunday morning, approximately 10 miles east of Crookston, Minnesota, on Highway 2. The incident occurred around 8:25 a.m., prompting swift action from local authorities. According to initial reports, the pickup, towing a trailer carrying a four-wheeler and a… Continue reading Pickup Driver Crashes While Pulling Trailer on Highway 2 East of Crookston, Minnesota

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

Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office News Release 04-26-24

News Release 04-26-24 On the evening of 04/19/24, Romeo Anthony Sebastian Lebiecki (20) of East Grand Forks was cited for misdemeanor no current motor vehicle insurance and expired motor vehicle registration on Main Ave. in Red Lake Falls. On the morning of 04/20/24, a Red Lake County deputy spoke with an individual who claimed they… Continue reading Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office News Release 04-26-24

Lake of the Woods County Plans to Develop America’s Most Northern Park

ANGLE INLET, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Lake of the Woods County is spearheading the development of a new public park in the Northwest Angle, located at Angle Inlet in Minnesota. This initiative aims to create a recreational space at Jim’s Corner, set to become America’s most northern park in the lower 48 states. Public Input: The… Continue reading Lake of the Woods County Plans to Develop America’s Most Northern Park

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

Gun Rights Rally Scheduled at Minnesota State Capitol

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Hundreds are expected to gather at the Minnesota State Capitol on Saturday for an annual gun rights rally. Bob Door, Senior Vice President of the Minnesota Gun Owners Caucus, stated that the event aims to defend the Second Amendment and provide a platform for members and supporters to voice their… Continue reading Gun Rights Rally Scheduled at Minnesota State Capitol

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

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

Armed Standoff Resolved: Kyle Spicer in Custody After Firing Rifle Shot

Kyle Spicer

THOMPSON, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic turn of events, the armed standoff situation that unfolded Thursday morning in Thompson, North Dakota, has reached a conclusion. Grand Forks County Sheriff, Andy Schneider, provided an update on the situation, which involved a suicidal male armed with a gun at a residence in the 500 block of… Continue reading Armed Standoff Resolved: Kyle Spicer in Custody After Firing Rifle Shot

Victory for Wild Horses: Theodore Roosevelt National Park Decides to Keep Them

MEDORA, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a significant win for wildlife enthusiasts and conservationists, the National Park Service has officially announced that the wild horses residing in Theodore Roosevelt National Park in Medora, North Dakota, will not be removed. This decision comes after the Park Service had been considering the removal of these iconic animals from… Continue reading Victory for Wild Horses: Theodore Roosevelt National Park Decides to Keep Them

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

Florian Chmielewski: Remembering a Musical Legend and Dedicated Public Servant

Florian Chmielewski

MINNESOTA (trfnews.i234.me) – Florian Chmielewski, a beloved figure in both the music industry and Minnesota politics, passed away at the age of 97. Hailing from Sturgeon Lake, Minnesota, Chmielewski gained worldwide recognition as a Polka musician, notably leading the Chmielewski Funtime Band. Alongside his musical pursuits, he served as a state senator from 1970 to… Continue reading Florian Chmielewski: Remembering a Musical Legend and Dedicated Public Servant

CNH Ag Equipment Plant Workers in Fargo Engage in Intense Wage Negotiations

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Wage negotiations are currently underway for the 850 workers at the CNH ag equipment plant in Fargo, North Dakota. A union leader describes the contract negotiations as intense, as the union representing production workers at the CNH manufacturing plant in Fargo continues discussions. The contract, which covers about 800 hourly employees,… Continue reading CNH Ag Equipment Plant Workers in Fargo Engage in Intense Wage Negotiations

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Decides Against Endangered Status for Lake Sturgeon

LAKE OF THE WOODS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has announced its decision not to designate lake sturgeon as an endangered species, citing stability and growth in the population. Anglers support the decision, preserving the tradition of sturgeon spearing in Wisconsin. Karen Harrington of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service emphasizes… Continue reading U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Decides Against Endangered Status for Lake Sturgeon

Navy Fire Controlman 3rd Class William Gusie’s Remains Returning Home After Nearly 83 Years

Navy Fire Controlman 3rd Class William Gusie's Remains Returning Home After Nearly 83 Years

PEARL HARBOR, HAWAII (trfnews.i234.me) – After nearly 83 years since he died in the attack on Pearl Harbor, Navy Fire Controlman 3rd Class William Gusie’s remains will finally return to his home state of Minnesota. Gusie, a graduate of White Bear Lake High School in 1939, served aboard the battleship USS Oklahoma during the devastating… Continue reading Navy Fire Controlman 3rd Class William Gusie’s Remains Returning Home After Nearly 83 Years

Renewed Search Underway for Minnesota Woman Missing Since 1994

Tamara Bradley

BLAINE, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Authorities have reignited efforts to uncover the truth behind the disappearance of Tamara Bradley, a Minnesota woman who vanished nearly three decades ago. Acting on a recent tip, investigators commenced a search on Monday at a park in Blaine, aiming to shed light on Bradley’s mysterious fate. Tamara Bradley, then 30… Continue reading Renewed Search Underway for Minnesota Woman Missing Since 1994

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

Fargo Police: No Evidence of Gunshots Found at Island Park

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a recent development, Fargo police responded to a 911 call reporting a possible gunshot victim near Island Park on Monday evening. At 5:38 p.m., authorities were dispatched to the 300 block of 7th Street South after receiving reports of gunshots in the area. Following a thorough search, Fargo officers found… Continue reading Fargo Police: No Evidence of Gunshots Found at Island Park

Report of Possible Gunshot with Injury in Fargo

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – We have a report of a possible gunshot with injury in Fargo. That was the initial radio call. It is not confirmed yet. Check back soon for more details.   Incident Report: Fargo, North Dakota, received a report of a possible gunshot with injury, according to initial radio communications. The exact… Continue reading Report of Possible Gunshot with Injury in Fargo

Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office News Release 04-19-24On the afternoon of 04/11/24, the Red Lake County Sheriff…

News Release 04-19-24 On the afternoon of 04/11/24, the Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office participated in the statewide Tornado Drill by activating the Weather Warning Sirens in the cities within Red Lake County at 1:45pm and again at 6:45pm. On the afternoon of 04/12/24, a Red Lake Falls resident reported damage to their vehicle that… Continue reading Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office News Release 04-19-24On the afternoon of 04/11/24, the Red Lake County Sheriff…

Wildfire Outbreak Engulfs Polk County, Minnesota

POLK COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Neil Berg here with some breaking news out of Polk County, Minnesota, this Sunday afternoon. We’re facing a major wildfire outbreak, with multiple blazes raging across the region. Location: The primary fire is located east of UID, approximately 12 miles north of Crookston and 3 to 4 miles east. Additionally,… Continue reading Wildfire Outbreak Engulfs Polk County, Minnesota

Garage Fire in Rural Red Lake Falls, Minnesota

Garage Fire in Rural Red Lake Falls, Minnesota

RED LAKE FALLS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – On a Saturday afternoon, firefighters responded to a garage fire in rural Red Lake Falls, Minnesota. The fire occurred southeast of Red Lake Falls, specifically at 21671 140th Avenue Southeast. According to a dispatcher in Red Lake Falls, the fire involved a detached garage or shop. Fortunately, there were… Continue reading Garage Fire in Rural Red Lake Falls, Minnesota

Vehicle Crashes into Bemidji Home, Resident Injured, Possible Gun Involved

BEMIDJI, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a startling incident early Sunday morning, a vehicle collided with a home on the east side of Lake Bemidji, leaving a male resident injured. Reports indicate that the injured individual may have confronted the driver with a gun following the crash. Here’s what we know so far: Crash Details: At… Continue reading Vehicle Crashes into Bemidji Home, Resident Injured, Possible Gun Involved

North Dakota Senator John Hoeven Introduces Legislation to Aid Energy Industry Amidst Biden Administration’s Scrutiny

WASHINGTON D.C. (trfnews.i234.me) – Senator John Hoeven of North Dakota, a Republican and avid supporter of former President Trump, has announced his efforts to introduce legislation aimed at alleviating the perceived burdens faced by the energy sector under the Biden administration. Hoeven’s move comes at a time when former President Trump is occupied with legal… Continue reading North Dakota Senator John Hoeven Introduces Legislation to Aid Energy Industry Amidst Biden Administration’s Scrutiny

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

Breaking News: Moorhead Woman Faces Drug Trafficking Charges After Investigation Reveals Texas Connection

Peleg Ben-Noon

MOORHEAD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – 27-year-old PG Peleg Ben-Noon, a resident of Moorhead, Minnesota, finds herself at the center of a gripping legal saga as she faces an array of serious charges following a recent investigation by Moorhead police. The investigation, detailed in court documents, unfolded in March and uncovered a startling connection between Texas and… Continue reading Breaking News: Moorhead Woman Faces Drug Trafficking Charges After Investigation Reveals Texas Connection

Semi Crash Reported West of Fosston, Minnesota

FOSSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Tom Carlson, reporting for trfnews.i234.me brings breaking news of a semi crash just west of Fosston, Minnesota early Friday morning. Incident Details Location: The crash occurred in a curve west of Fosston. Time: An emergency call was made at 2:05 a.m. on Friday. Vehicle Involved: A semi-truck reportedly tipped on its… Continue reading Semi Crash Reported West of Fosston, Minnesota

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

Minnesota Continues to Thrive with Strong Job Growth and Low Unemployment

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Minnesota’s economy remains robust, with recent data from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development painting a picture of continued prosperity: Job Growth: In March, the state experienced significant job growth, adding an impressive 11,000 jobs. This increase reflects a 4% rise in the private sector, contributing approximately 8,000… Continue reading Minnesota Continues to Thrive with Strong Job Growth and Low Unemployment

Minnesota-Cuba Coalition Advocates for Reopening Travel and Trade with Cuba

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Today, the Minnesota Cuba Coalition convenes at Senator Amy Klobuchar’s office in Minneapolis, aiming to push for the normalization of travel and trade relations with Cuba. Here’s what’s happening: End to US Embargo: The coalition, operating under the banner of “Minnesotans Love Cuba,” seeks to end the longstanding US embargo on… Continue reading Minnesota-Cuba Coalition Advocates for Reopening Travel and Trade with Cuba

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

Veterans Advocate for Policy Changes at Annual Veterans Day Event in St. Paul

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Today marks the annual Veterans Day on the Hill event at the State Capitol in St. Paul, Minnesota, where veterans from across the state gather to honor their service and advocate for policy changes. Trent Dils, representing the Disabled American Veterans (DAV) of Minnesota, highlighted the day’s agenda, which commenced… Continue reading Veterans Advocate for Policy Changes at Annual Veterans Day Event in St. Paul

Allegations of Harassment Prompt Calls to Rescind Endorsement of House Candidate

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Minnesota politicians are urging a local DFL unit to withdraw its endorsement of Judd Hoff for House District 12B following accusations of harassment against the incumbent, Rep. Mary Franson. Hoff, 53, stands accused of stalking and harassing Franson, including activities such as rummaging through her trash, sharing her personal information… Continue reading Allegations of Harassment Prompt Calls to Rescind Endorsement of House Candidate

Tragic Blaze Claims Life of North Dakota Woman: Denise Luttio-Mahar Succumbs to Smoke Inhalation in Gwinner House Fire

Denise Luttio-Mahar

GWINNER, N.D. (trfnews.i234.me) – In a heart-wrenching turn of events, the tight-knit community of Gwinner, North Dakota, is grappling with the loss of thirty-nine-year-old Denise Luttio-Mahar, who tragically lost her life in a devastating house fire early Sunday morning. The harrowing incident unfolded around 4 a.m. when Mahar, amid billowing smoke, dialed 911, desperately seeking… Continue reading Tragic Blaze Claims Life of North Dakota Woman: Denise Luttio-Mahar Succumbs to Smoke Inhalation in Gwinner House Fire

High Court Snubs “My Pillow Guy’s” Latest Request

WASHINGTON D.C. (trfnews.i234.me) – The U.S. Supreme Court has rejected MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell’s appeal regarding the FBI’s seizure of his cellphone at a fast-food restaurant. Lindell, known for promoting false claims about the 2020 election, alleged the confiscation violated his rights and aimed to stifle his freedom of speech. However, the court declined to… Continue reading High Court Snubs “My Pillow Guy’s” Latest Request

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

Train Collides with Vehicle on Highway 75 Bypass in Crookton, Minnesota

CROOKSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a startling turn of events, a train collided with a vehicle on the west side of Crookton, along the Highway 75 bypass in Crookton, Minnesota, this Monday afternoon. Here’s what we know so far: Incident Details: At 4:19 p.m., Crookton Fire received a distress call regarding a vehicle that slid… Continue reading Train Collides with Vehicle on Highway 75 Bypass in Crookton, Minnesota

Brush Fire Reported in Cass County, Minnesota

Brush Fire Reported in Cass County, Minnesota

LONGVILLE, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Breaking news from Cass County, Minnesota, reveals another brush fire incident on this Monday afternoon. Located approximately 20 miles southeast of Walker, Minnesota, near Longville, a brush fire erupted along County Road 7, about 3 miles east of Longville. According to reports, emergency crews are on the scene, and it appears… Continue reading Brush Fire Reported in Cass County, Minnesota

Trailer Home Destroyed in Munich, North Dakota Fire

Trailer Home Destroyed in Munich, North Dakota Fire

MUNICH, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In breaking news from Munich, North Dakota, a trailer home fire has devastated the residence of the Lind brothers. Firefighters and ambulance services rushed to the scene, responding to reports of the blaze. Fortunately, it appears that no one was home at the time of the fire. TRF News video footage… Continue reading Trailer Home Destroyed in Munich, North Dakota Fire

Rapid Response: Firefighters Quell Brush Fire Near Bagley

BAGLEY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a swift operation, firefighters swiftly extinguished a brush fire located approximately four miles north of Bagley and a couple of miles east. Timely Alert: The blaze was reported around 3:00 p.m., prompting the dispatch of four fire crews to the scene. Efficient Action: Thanks to the coordinated efforts of the… Continue reading Rapid Response: Firefighters Quell Brush Fire Near Bagley

Massive Brush Fire Engulfs Clearwater County, Minnesota

BAGLEY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a developing story, a significant brush fire has erupted approximately 4 miles north of Bagley, Clearwater County, Minnesota. The blaze, spanning a considerable area, poses a serious threat to the surrounding area. Fire Reports: Emergency responders have been inundated with reports of a large fire near 400th Street Bagley, just… Continue reading Massive Brush Fire Engulfs Clearwater County, Minnesota

Tragic House Fire Claims Life in Gwinner, North Dakota

Tragic House Fire Claims Life in Gwinner, North Dakota

GWINNER, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Gwinner Fire swiftly responded to a fatal house fire just after 4 AM, where a devastating tragedy unfolded: 911 Call: Sargent County Sheriff Travis Paeper revealed that a woman trapped on the second floor made a distress call reporting smoke engulfing the residence. Despite initial contact, communication was lost with dispatch. The… Continue reading Tragic House Fire Claims Life in Gwinner, North Dakota

Tragedy Strikes Gwinner: Multiple Residents Feared Inside Burning Home

Report Of Early Sunday Morning House Fire In Gwinner, North Dakota

GWINNER, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a distressing turn of events, Southeast North Dakota wakes up to breaking news this Sunday morning as reports of a house fire in Gwinner, North Dakota, emerge. Here’s what we know so far: Initial Reports: At 4:09 a.m., emergency services received a frantic call reporting a house fire on 82nd… Continue reading Tragedy Strikes Gwinner: Multiple Residents Feared Inside Burning Home

Mental Health Emergency Leads to Dramatic Water Rescue in Moose Lake

MOOSE LAKE, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A distress call reporting a man exhibiting erratic behavior triggered a dramatic water rescue operation in Moose Lake Township. According to authorities, the Carlton County Sheriff’s Office received reports of a 32-year-old man in a mental health crisis along the bike trail. Deputies, along with the Minnesota DNR, rushed to… Continue reading Mental Health Emergency Leads to Dramatic Water Rescue in Moose Lake

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

Vehicle Engulfed in Flames: Fire Breaks Out on Highway 92 in Clearwater County

BAGLEY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – This Saturday morning, a vehicle fire erupted approximately four miles north of Bagley, Minnesota, on Highway 92, sending plumes of smoke into the air. As emergency responders rush to the scene, the extent of the damage is evident, with the vehicle appearing completely destroyed. Despite the intensity of the blaze, there… Continue reading Vehicle Engulfed in Flames: Fire Breaks Out on Highway 92 in Clearwater County

Fire Crews Respond to House Fire on 5th Avenue Southeast in Jamestown

310 5th Ave SE, Jamestown, ND 58401

JAMESTOWN, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In the early hours of this Saturday morning, the Jamestown Fire Department sprung into action in response to a fire call at a residence located at 310 5th Avenue Southeast. Smoke billowed from the doors and windows of the house, prompting urgent calls for assistance. Despite the alarming scene, initial reports… Continue reading Fire Crews Respond to House Fire on 5th Avenue Southeast in Jamestown

Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office News Release 04-24-24

News Release 04-12-24 On the afternoon of 04/05/24, the Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office received a report of an individual causing a disturbance at an apartment complex in Red Lake Falls. The individual had gone back to their apartment prior to the deputy’s arrival and the matter resolved itself. On the afternoon of 04/06/24, the… Continue reading Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office News Release 04-24-24

Join the Movement: Red Lake Community Cleanup Day!

RED LAKE, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In an effort to foster community spirit and keep Red Lake clean, Tom Berg, in collaboration with Stephen Nato Jr, is organizing a Community Cleanup Day this Sunday. When: Sunday, April 14th, starting at 10:00 AM Where: Shady Park, located adjacent to the Red Lake police station. What to Bring:… Continue reading Join the Movement: Red Lake Community Cleanup Day!

Abandoned House Destroyed by Fire Near Thompson

Abandoned House Destroyed by Fire Near Thompson

THOMPSON, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a recent update on the fire incident near Thompson, a rural area just a couple of miles out of town, authorities revealed significant details about the blaze. The fire, which occurred on Tuesday evening, engulfed an abandoned house situated by a tree line. Sergeant Davidson of the Grand Forks Sheriff’s… Continue reading Abandoned House Destroyed by Fire Near Thompson

The Cicada Spectacle: Trillions Emerging After Centuries Underground

cicadas

UNITED STATES (trfnews.i234.me) – Get ready for an extraordinary natural phenomenon as trillions of periodical cicadas are gearing up to make their long-awaited appearance across the United States. These fascinating insects, known for their remarkable emergence every 13 or 17 years, are set to grace the nation in numbers that may rival those unseen in… Continue reading The Cicada Spectacle: Trillions Emerging After Centuries Underground

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

Abandoned Building Engulfed in Flames Near Thompson, North Dakota

Abandoned House Destroyed by Fire Near Thompson

THOMPSON, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a sudden turn of events this Tuesday evening, first responders rushed to the scene of a structure fire near Thompson, North Dakota. Reports indicate that the fire broke out around 7:00 p.m., just west of the Thompson exit on Highway 15. The blaze has consumed an old abandoned building, sending… Continue reading Abandoned Building Engulfed in Flames Near Thompson, North Dakota

BREAKING: Update on Crookston House Fire: Family Displaced, Cause Under Investigation

CROOKSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Early this Wednesday morning, TRF News delivers an exclusive update on the recent house fire in Crookston, MN. Timely Coverage: At 3:14 a.m., TRF News was on the scene, speaking directly with Crookston Fire officials, who confirmed that all occupants, including both people and pets, safely evacuated the premises. Displacement: Despite… Continue reading BREAKING: Update on Crookston House Fire: Family Displaced, Cause Under Investigation

Desperate Search Ends in Relief: Missing Woman from Ada, Minnesota Found Safe!

Jess Brandt

ADA, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – The community of Ada, Minnesota, was gripped with concern when 32-year-old Jess Brandt went missing on Tuesday morning. Departing for a routine doctor’s appointment in Fargo, Jess hasn’t been seen since. In an exclusive interview, her distressed mother emphasized, “This isn’t like her.” Here are the key details of the unfolding… Continue reading Desperate Search Ends in Relief: Missing Woman from Ada, Minnesota Found Safe!

Breaking: Multi-Vehicle Crash in Fargo Leaves Intersection Closed

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic turn of events, Fargo Police rush to the scene of a multi-vehicle collision at the intersection of 15th Avenue South and 45th Street. Initial reports, derived from radio transmissions, indicate the involvement of a motorcycle with two individuals aboard. The Incident Unfolds: Wednesday night in Fargo was disrupted… Continue reading Breaking: Multi-Vehicle Crash in Fargo Leaves Intersection Closed

Blaze in the Valley: Firefighters Battle House Fire in Cookston, Minnesota

CROOKSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Tom Berg here with urgent news from the northern Valley. In the early hours of Wednesday morning, chaos unfolded as flames engulfed a residence in Cookston, Minnesota. Fire Call: At precisely 3:14 a.m., emergency services received a distress call summoning them to 605 Holly Avenue, where a house fire raged. Intense… Continue reading Blaze in the Valley: Firefighters Battle House Fire in Cookston, Minnesota

Fugitive Apprehended After Barricading Himself in South Fargo Garage

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic turn of events, law enforcement officials successfully apprehended a fugitive who barricaded himself inside a garage in South Fargo. The incident unfolded earlier this afternoon at 311 18th Street South, where police responded to reports of a fugitive on the premises. Barricade Situation: Upon arrival, officers encountered the… Continue reading Fugitive Apprehended After Barricading Himself in South Fargo Garage

Fargo Police Surround Garage on South 18th Street: Subject Barricaded Inside

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A tense situation unfolded today as Fargo police surrounded a garage on South 18th Street after reports of a subject barricaded inside. Here’s what we know so far: Heavy Police Presence: Residents in the area reported a significant police presence with multiple squad cars and officers cordoning off the area. Barricaded… Continue reading Fargo Police Surround Garage on South 18th Street: Subject Barricaded Inside

Man Suffers Severe Injuries in Head-On Collision with Bridge Pillar on I-29

REYNOLDS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) Breaking News: A devastating accident occurred just before 5:00 p.m. on Monday, resulting in a man sustaining severe injuries after his vehicle crashed head-on into a bridge pillar along southbound I-29 near Reynolds. Incident Details: The 51-year-old man from Crookston lost control of his vehicle, veered off the highway, and collided with… Continue reading Man Suffers Severe Injuries in Head-On Collision with Bridge Pillar on I-29

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

DigiKey Shifts Operations to India: Impact on Global Workforce

DigiKey Shifts Operations to India: Impact on Global Workforce

THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a strategic move, electronic parts distributor DigiKey is reportedly transferring a portion of its operations to India, raising questions about its impact on the global job market. Here’s the unfolding story: Expansion Strategy: DigiKey, known for its vast selection of electronic components, is expanding its reach by establishing… Continue reading DigiKey Shifts Operations to India: Impact on Global Workforce

Potentially Armed Man Turns Himself In, Spirit Lake Tribe Addresses Community Concerns

Kolby McKay

FORT TOTTEN, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a surprising turn of events, Kolby McKay, the man previously sought by law enforcement for potentially being armed and dangerous, voluntarily surrendered himself into police custody, according to an official statement released Monday morning, April 8, by the Spirit Lake Tribe. Here’s a breakdown of the latest developments: Search… Continue reading Potentially Armed Man Turns Himself In, Spirit Lake Tribe Addresses Community Concerns

Eclipse Enthusiasts Undeterred: Cloudy Skies Can’t Dim Northern Minnesota’s Eclipse Watch

CROOKSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Despite cloudy conditions, residents and visitors in Northern Minnesota eagerly gathered to witness the rare total solar eclipse that graced the skies today. Here’s a glimpse of the event from the land of lakes and forests: Optimistic Observers: Enthusiastic eclipse watchers in Northern Minnesota remained undeterred by the overcast skies. Nature’s… Continue reading Eclipse Enthusiasts Undeterred: Cloudy Skies Can’t Dim Northern Minnesota’s Eclipse Watch

Fire Engulfs Farmstead near Hatton, North Dakota

HATTON, ND (trfnews.i234.me) Breaking News: Firefighters have been urgently called to respond to a devastating structure fire at a farm near Hatton, North Dakota. The distress call came in at 8:28 p.m. this Wednesday evening, summoning emergency services to 1444 147th Avenue Northeast in Han. The fire has engulfed a farmstead southeast of Hatton, sending… Continue reading Fire Engulfs Farmstead near Hatton, North Dakota

Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office News Release 03-08-24

News Release 03-08-24 On 03/01/24, Heather Renee Smith (48) of McIntosh was cited for misdemeanor issuance of an NSF check. Ms. Smitch issued two separate checks to the Red Lake County Co-op in Brooks. The first check was issued on 11/14/23 for the amount of $77.62 and the second check was issued on 11/15/23 for… Continue reading Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office News Release 03-08-24

Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office News Release 03/15/24

News Release 03/15/24 On the afternoon of 03/08/24, a Red Lake County deputy responded to Brooks to assist a parent with an unruly child. The deputy spoke with the parent and child. Advice and counseling were given, and the situation was mediated. On the evening of 03/08/24, the Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office received a… Continue reading Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office News Release 03/15/24

Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office News Release 03-22-24

News Release 03-22-24 In the early morning hours of 03/17/24, the Red Lake Tribal Police Department reported they had a runaway juvenile and they believed she was at a residence in Brooks. A Red Lake County deputy located the juvenile at the suspected residence. The child was taken into custody and returned to Red Lake… Continue reading Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office News Release 03-22-24

Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office News Release 03-29-24

News Release 03-29-24 On the afternoon of 03/22/24, a Red Lake County deputy responded to a report of a one-vehicle crash at the intersection of CR. #9 and CR. #13, west of Red Lake Falls. A Minnesota State Trooper also responded. Nobody was injured, but the vehicle was significantly damaged and had to be towed… Continue reading Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office News Release 03-29-24

Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office News Release 04-05-24

News Release 04-05-24 On the morning of 03/29/24, a Red Lake County deputy responded to a report of a disturbance at an apartment complex in Red Lake Falls. The individual causing the issues was counseled and the situation was mediated. On the afternoon of 03/29/24, the Pennington County Sheriff’s Office reported that Jessica Lynn Nordby… Continue reading Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office News Release 04-05-24

Mysterious Object in the Sky Sparks Debate Across Social Media

Mystery Object Spotted Over Bemidji, Minnesota Sparks Social Media Speculation

BEMIDJI, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A viewer-submitted photo to TRF News on Friday evening has ignited a frenzy of speculation, as people across the region weigh in on what exactly the object could be. The image, blown up to its maximum clarity, still leaves many questions unanswered. Social Media Buzz Some observers argue it resembles an… Continue reading Mysterious Object in the Sky Sparks Debate Across Social Media

Blaze at 5050 Amber Parkway Drive S Displaces Residents

Blaze at 5050 Amber Parkway Drive S Displaces Residents

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A fire erupted early Sunday morning, April 7, at 5050 Amber Parkway Drive S, leaving residents of three apartments displaced for an extended period. Bystanders reported the blaze on a balcony shortly before 2 a.m., prompting a swift response from the Fargo Fire Department. Upon arrival, fire crews encountered heavy flames… Continue reading Blaze at 5050 Amber Parkway Drive S Displaces Residents

MOST WATCHED! Top 5 Most Viewed TRF News Stories This Week

MINNESOTA-NORTH DAKOTA (trfnews.i234.me) – A captivating photo shared by an TRF News viewer has sparked intrigue and speculation, with social media buzzing about its origin and content. Taken on a Friday evening, the photo has drawn attention from viewers, especially those in Crookston and beyond. The image, although lacking in high definition, has triggered curiosity… Continue reading MOST WATCHED! Top 5 Most Viewed TRF News Stories This Week

Tragic Elephant Attack Claims Life of Minnesota Woman on African Safari

Gail Mattson

AFRICA (trfnews.i234.me) – In a devastating turn of events during a game drive in Zambia, Gail Mattson, a 79-year-old woman from Minnesota, lost her life after a bull elephant charged the vehicle she was in. TRF News confirmed the heartbreaking incident with Mattson’s family on Thursday. Gail Mattson, described as an adventurous traveler, sustained fatal… Continue reading Tragic Elephant Attack Claims Life of Minnesota Woman on African Safari

Update on Ambulance Call to Cavalier Air Force Station

PEMBINA COUNTY, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Early this Saturday morning, an ambulance was dispatched to the Cavalier Air Force Station in Pembina County following a report of a 20-year-old male with a head injury. However, an update from Sheriff Terry Meidinger indicates that the situation is not of a criminal nature. The Cavalier Air Force Station,… Continue reading Update on Ambulance Call to Cavalier Air Force Station

Dust Storms Hit Northern Valley Amid Red Flag Warning

POLK COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Tom Berg here with breaking news as isolated dust storms sweep across the northern Valley, just east of East Grand Forks. Dry conditions and high winds prompted a Red Flag Warning in effect until 7:00 p.m. this Saturday. Residents are urged to exercise caution as gusty winds, reaching up to… Continue reading Dust Storms Hit Northern Valley Amid Red Flag Warning

Red Flag Warning Sparks Multiple Fires Across the Region

MINNESOTA-NORTH DAKOTA (trfnews.i234.me) – Tom Berg here with an urgent update on this Red Flag Warning Saturday afternoon, as firefighters battle blazes across the region. Earlier today, a fire erupted in Crystal, near the Canadian border, engulfing a trailer home deck. Northeast of Warren, near the Luna elevator, firefighters tackled a grass fire. Meanwhile, a… Continue reading Red Flag Warning Sparks Multiple Fires Across the Region

Dollar General in Hallock, MN Reopens Soon Despite Temporary Closure

HALLOCK, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Residents of Hallock, Minnesota, who frequent the Dollar General store received a temporary setback as the store announced a closure for the day. However, good news is on the horizon as corporate headquarters assured reopening on Sunday. Reports from an TRF News viewer indicated a sign on the door suggested indefinite… Continue reading Dollar General in Hallock, MN Reopens Soon Despite Temporary Closure

U.S. Air Force Introduces Cold Weather Compensation for North Dakota Servicemembers

WASHINGTON D.C. (trfnews.i234.me) – Today, U.S. Senator Kevin Cramer (R-ND) revealed the rollout of Assignment Incentive Pay for eligible Airmen and Guardians stationed in bone-chilling cold weather locations. Spearheaded by Cramer’s authorization committee, the initiative aims to ease the financial burden faced by military personnel serving in frigid conditions, where temperatures plummet to -20 degrees… Continue reading U.S. Air Force Introduces Cold Weather Compensation for North Dakota Servicemembers

Council on American-Islamic Relations Reports Highest Number of Anti-Muslim Bias Incidents in 28 Years

WASHINGTON D.C. (trfnews.i234.me) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) reported a record high number of anti-Muslim bias incidents last year, with 8,061 complaints received. This marks the highest number of such cases since CAIR began tracking hate crimes in 1994. The data was released as part of their annual civil rights report which documents… Continue reading Council on American-Islamic Relations Reports Highest Number of Anti-Muslim Bias Incidents in 28 Years

Minnesota Newspaper Crisis: Ten Publications and Printing Facility Shutting Down

MINNESOTA (trfnews.i234.me) – In a stunning blow to Minnesota’s media landscape, ten newspapers and a crucial printing facility in McLeod County are set to close their doors by the end of this month. The decision, announced by Southwest News Media, comes amidst a crippling decline in advertising revenue exacerbated by the lingering effects of the… Continue reading Minnesota Newspaper Crisis: Ten Publications and Printing Facility Shutting Down

Miraculous Escape: Fosston House Fire Leaves Occupant Unharmed

FOSSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a stroke of luck, a house fire in Fosston today resulted in no injuries. Emergency crews rushed to 718 1st Street E in Fosston around 9:40 a.m. to combat the blaze. As per a press release from the Fosston Police Department, the sole occupant, the tenant, managed to escape the… Continue reading Miraculous Escape: Fosston House Fire Leaves Occupant Unharmed

Urgent Alert: Law Enforcement Seeks Public’s Help in Locating Armed and Dangerous Individual

Kolby McKay

FORT TOTTEN, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Law enforcement agencies, including the Spirit Lake Tribal Council and Ft. Totten Law Enforcement, are issuing a public warning regarding Kolby McKay of Ft. Totten, ND. Described as “Extremely Dangerous” by the Benson County Sheriff’s Office, McKay is considered a significant threat to public safety. A reward is being offered… Continue reading Urgent Alert: Law Enforcement Seeks Public’s Help in Locating Armed and Dangerous Individual

Mystery Surrounds Disappearance of Peter Michael Martin

Peter Michael Martin

CLOQUET, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a baffling turn of events, Peter Michael Martin, 31, has gone missing under mysterious circumstances, leaving his loved ones and authorities searching for answers. Martin’s last reported sighting was on March 11, under circumstances that have raised concerns among family and friends. According to reports, Martin borrowed $40 from a… Continue reading Mystery Surrounds Disappearance of Peter Michael Martin

Desperate Search: Family Appeals for Help in Finding Missing Williston Woman

Breeanna Ward

WILLISTON, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – The Ward family from Williston, North Dakota, is pleading for assistance as their loved one, Brianna Ward, has been missing since late February. The 27-year-old woman was last seen in Williston, prompting an intensive search effort by the local police department. Described as 5’6″ tall, weighing around 125 pounds, with brown… Continue reading Desperate Search: Family Appeals for Help in Finding Missing Williston Woman

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

Spring Bear Sighting Captured by TRF News Viewer in Bemidji, Minnesota

Spring Bear Sighting Captured by TRF News Viewer in Bemidji, Minnesota

BEMIDJI, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – As the seasons shift towards spring, wildlife emerges from hibernation, and one TRF News viewer caught an exciting sight in the Bemidji, Minnesota area: a bear sighting. Nature’s Awakening: With the arrival of spring, residents in the Bemidji neighborhood were treated to a glimpse of nature’s awakening as a bear was… Continue reading Spring Bear Sighting Captured by TRF News Viewer in Bemidji, Minnesota

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

Winter Storm Warning Issued for Our Region

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for a significant portion of our region, with potential impacts expected to persist through Tuesday. As of 6:15 a.m., radar imagery shows the steadiest band of snow extending from Finley, North Dakota, to Park Rapids, Minnesota. While areas along and… Continue reading Winter Storm Warning Issued for Our Region

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

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

Bemidji Firefighters Battle Dual Wildfires, Structures Devastated

BEMIDJI, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Bemidji’s brave firefighters sprang into action on Friday afternoon, responding to not one, but two wildfires wreaking havoc northeast and east of the city. Birchmont Beach Road Blaze: At 1:30 PM, firefighters rushed to Birchmont Beach Road, where they encountered a raging inferno fueled by strong winds. A barn-type structure and… Continue reading Bemidji Firefighters Battle Dual Wildfires, Structures Devastated

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

Manhunt Update: One Suspect in Custody, Second Suspect Still at Large

EUCLID, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Reporting live from the scene, Tom Berg brings you the latest on the Wednesday morning manhunt unfolding in Polk County, Minnesota. As of 8:00 a.m., radio transmissions indicated that law enforcement had successfully apprehended one suspect, while the search for the second suspect was ongoing. The exact circumstances leading to the… Continue reading Manhunt Update: One Suspect in Custody, Second Suspect Still at Large

Fargo Man Arrested for Murder Following Fatal Stabbing Incident

Michael Diedrich

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a tragic turn of events, what initially began as a stabbing incident in Fargo early Thursday morning has now escalated into a murder investigation. The male victim, whose identity remains undisclosed at this time, has succumbed to his injuries. At approximately 12:57 a.m. on Thursday, Fargo Police responded to a… Continue reading Fargo Man Arrested for Murder Following 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

Mystery Unfolds: Frozen Body Discovered in Central Minnesota Field

CENTRAL MINNESOTA (trfnews.i234.me) – In a chilling discovery this Tuesday morning, a law enforcement officer stumbled upon a frozen body in a desolate field in central Minnesota. The shocking find has sparked a flurry of speculation about the circumstances surrounding the individual’s demise. Reports suggest that the body was found by the officer during routine… Continue reading Mystery Unfolds: Frozen Body Discovered in Central Minnesota Field

Billionaire Calls Community Small Minded

Billionaire Criticizes Park Point Community as "Small Minded"

DULUTH, MN. (trfnews.i234.me) – Kathy Cargill, a billionaire, has sparked controversy by labeling the community of Park Point in Duluth, Minnesota, as “small minded.” In an interview with the Wall Street Journal, Cargill revealed her decision to abandon plans to enhance the Park Point area after purchasing nearly two dozen properties. Despite her initial intentions… Continue reading Billionaire Calls Community Small Minded

Breaking News: Woman assaulted in Beltrami County Tuesday morning

BLACKDUCK, MN (trfnews.i234.me) An ambulance called for a report of a female assault victim in rural Blackduck, Minnesota early Tuesday morning. and some breaking news out of rural black duck Minnesota some 20 miles north of bigi early on this Tuesday morning 10:04 a.m. a report of a woman being assaulted black black from or… Continue reading Breaking News: Woman assaulted in Beltrami County Tuesday morning

Amber Alert Issued in Red Lake, Minnesota: Child Safe, Woman in Custody, But Ominous Twist Unfolds

RED LAKE, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Friday evening saw the issuance of an Amber Alert in Red Lake, Minnesota, for three-year-old Ethan, reportedly taken by Jennifer Stately. Thankfully, within hours, authorities confirmed that Jennifer Stately was in custody, and Ethan was safe. However, amidst the relief, a chilling development emerged. Law enforcement received another alert indicating… Continue reading Amber Alert Issued in Red Lake, Minnesota: Child Safe, Woman in Custody, But Ominous Twist Unfolds

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

Minnesota State News and Updates on Road Conditions

POLK COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me & trfnews.i234.me) An early Wednesday morning road report, along with Minnesota State news with trfnews.i234.me. hey everyone Neil Berg here giving you a different look at road reports in the Morning News made a quick trip from buiji down Highway 2 to Grand Forks early this morning at uh 6:00 a.m.… Continue reading Minnesota State News and Updates on Road Conditions

Husband speaks to TRF News about nude woman running down street and biting off fingers

NECHE, ND (trfnews.i234.me) We have an exclusive update regarding our story of a nude woman, running down the street in Neche, North Dakota, trying to bite off her own fingers. A criminal investigation is now underway. we now have a startling update to a shocking story out of nichy North Dakota along the Canadian border… Continue reading Husband speaks to TRF News about nude woman running down street and biting off fingers

BREAKING NEWS: Police Chase Suspects in Valley During Early Friday Morning

BLANCHARD, ND (trfnews.i234.me) We have an early Friday morning pursuit of suspects in the Valley. It started in Fargo and is now in the Blanchard area. some breaking news out of the Central Valley at about 5:00 a.m. on this uh Friday morning we had a pursuit of described as uh dangerous individuals out of… Continue reading BREAKING NEWS: Police Chase Suspects in Valley During Early Friday Morning

Injury Crash Reported at Solway, Minnesota – Breaking News

SOLWAY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) First responders called to the scene of an injury crash on Highway 2 at Solway, Minnesota on this Thursday evening. breaking news out of Beltrami County Minnesota on this Thursday evening we’ve had a crash up by soulway west of buiji on Highway 2 here’s part of the emergency traffic at 6:19… Continue reading Injury Crash Reported at Solway, Minnesota – Breaking News

Latest News: Rescue Operations for Ice Emergencies on Lake Of The Woods

LAKE OF THE WOODS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) An update on New Years Day ice rescues on Lake of the Woods, Minnesota. uh here’s an update on that latest ice rescue in northern Minnesota this one on Lake of the Woods of video and photos here from an i news viewer I just talked to whose uh… Continue reading Latest News: Rescue Operations for Ice Emergencies on Lake Of The Woods

Welcome the New Year with TRF News! Travel South with us and check out our video report at www.trfnews.i234.me!

SOUTH DAKOTA (trfnews.i234.me) Happy New Year! TRF News is taking a trip down South! hey everyone happy New Year it’s January 1st 2024 and just like last year on uh January uh January 1st I hit the road uh last year I drove from uh Los Angeles uh to Florida on the uh Christopher Columbus… Continue reading Welcome the New Year with TRF News! Travel South with us and check out our video report at www.trfnews.i234.me!

Breaking News: Unconscious Female Found after Overdose

WHITE SHIELD, ND (trfnews.i234.me) We had a report of an overdose with an unresponsive female in western North Dakota early Sunday morning. and some breaking news out of Western North Dakota Early on this Sunday Morning Report of an overdose out in wh Shield here’s some of the emergency traffic at 3:46 a.m. on this… Continue reading Breaking News: Unconscious Female Found after Overdose

BREAKING NEWS UPDATE: Male Body Found in Lake of the Woods

LAKE OF THE WOODS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) The Lake of the Woods County Sheriff says a body has been recovered from that lake, following an incident on this Thursday morning. on December 28th today Thursday at approximately 8:12 a.m. Lake of the Woods Sheriff’s Office notified of a possible drowning at the Northwest angle near Flag… Continue reading BREAKING NEWS UPDATE: Male Body Found in Lake of the Woods

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.

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

Breaking News: Major Drug Bust Uncovered in Ramsey County, North Dakota

DEVILS LAKE, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A man has been charged with possessing 50-pound of meth worth a quarter of a million dollars in Ramsey County Court in Devils Lake, North Dakota. a massive drug bust in Ramsey County North Dakota this week uh this out of Devil’s Lake in the Ramsey County Court Timothy hul of… Continue reading Breaking News: Major Drug Bust Uncovered in Ramsey County, North Dakota

St. Cloud, Minnesota Crime Now Covered by trfnews.i234.me

ST. CLOUD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) trfnews.i234.me is now covering crime in St. Cloud, Minnesota and the Stearns County region! You’ll find all kinds of stories you’ll only see on www.trfnews.i234.me ! Neil Berg with itrfnews.i234.me here in Saint Cloud Minnesota join us as we begin to keep tabs on crime in Saint Cloud and the surrounding… Continue reading St. Cloud, Minnesota Crime Now Covered by trfnews.i234.me

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

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

BREAKING NEWS: Grand Forks Active Shooter Call Actually Man Shooting Rodents

Neil Berg out here in Grand Forks on Far North Washington with a little breaking news we had a report of an active shooter but it wasn’t this is out on North Washington Street out by Grand Forks trust we’re nearly out to I-29 here just talked with Grand Forks Police who said they got… Continue reading BREAKING NEWS: Grand Forks Active Shooter Call Actually Man Shooting Rodents

Breaking News: Fire Erupts Near Grand Forks Motel

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) We have a report of a vehicle fire next to a Grand Forks motel that started the building on fire. It appears firefighters have it under control. * Check back later for the latest on this developing story. uh breaking news out of Grand Forks on this uh Tuesday evening a… Continue reading Breaking News: Fire Erupts Near Grand Forks Motel

Farmer Captures Sheyenne, ND Murder Suspect, Confirms TRF News

SHEYENNE, ND (trfnews.i234.me) Murder suspect Nicholas Poitra has been caught. Confirmed to TRF News by farmer who caught him. the new Rockford transcript newspapers reporting that Nicholas poitra the murderers suspect in that shooting at rindy’s bar last Sunday is in custody the transcript is reporting that Poitier was discovered around noon today by a… Continue reading Farmer Captures Sheyenne, ND Murder Suspect, Confirms TRF News

Explosion and Fire Rock Minot, ND in Latest News

MINOT, ND (trfnews.i234.me) There’s been a major explosion and now fire in Minot, North Dakota at a construction site. Neil Berg here we have some breaking news out of Minot North Dakota at 8:00 p.m. on this Friday evenings there’s been an explosion and now fire at the building site of Trinity Hospital in my… Continue reading Explosion and Fire Rock Minot, ND in Latest News

Exciting news: Dickinson, North Dakota to host the incredible Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Library

DICKINSON, ND (trfnews.i234.me) Plans are moving forward to start building a Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Library next year in Dickinson, North Dakota. Learn more about all this at: www.trpresidentiallibrary.org * Video Courtesy: Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Library Foundation [Music] in 1910 Theodore Roosevelt said I would never have been the President of the United States had it… Continue reading Exciting news: Dickinson, North Dakota to host the incredible Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Library