Winnebago Mayor and Son Face Charges in Cannabis Growing Operation

WINNEBAGO, Minn. (trfnews.i234.me) – In a significant development, Winnebago Mayor Scott Robertson and his son, Jacob Robertson, are facing charges following the discovery of an illegal marijuana growing operation. The charges stem from a year-long investigation initiated after a tip-off in January 2023 regarding cannabis plants being cultivated in a commercial-grade greenhouse off 340th Avenue in… Continue reading Winnebago Mayor and Son Face Charges in Cannabis Growing Operation

Two Men Face Charges in Illegal Live Stream Gambling Operation

RED WING, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a recent case, Blake Fitzgerald and Christopher Madison are charged with operating an illegal gambling operation in Goodhue County, Red Wing, the county seat. According to court documents, the duo utilized TikTok for live streaming from Minnesota casinos, facilitating bets for participants. The modus operandi involved followers contributing funds,… Continue reading Two Men Face Charges in Illegal Live Stream Gambling Operation

SWAT Team Utilized in Fargo Early Morning Operation

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In an early morning operation, Fargo Police deployed the SWAT Team at 5:00 a.m. to execute a high-risk search warrant in the 1600 block of East Gateway Circle. Assisted by the Red River Valley SWAT Team and Cass County Drug Task Force, officers aimed to apprehend three high-risk suspects. To ensure… Continue reading SWAT Team Utilized in Fargo Early Morning Operation

Grand Forks Man Charged for Selling Fake Meth in Sting Operation

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In an unusual drug trafficking case, 29-year-old Cole Wayne Johnson from Grand Forks, North Dakota, is facing a felony charge of possession with intent to distribute an imitation controlled substance. According to court documents, the Grand Forks Narcotics Task Force orchestrated a sting operation on January 31. The operation involved… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Charged for Selling Fake Meth in Sting Operation

Swift Rescue Operation on Upper Red Lake Ensures Safety of 122 Ice Fishermen

UPPER RED LAKE, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a remarkable display of efficiency and teamwork, the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office successfully orchestrated the rescue of 122 ice fishermen stranded on a detached ice floe on Upper Red Lake, Minnesota, this Friday evening. The incident began unfolding at 4:57 p.m. when emergency services were alerted to the… Continue reading Swift Rescue Operation on Upper Red Lake Ensures Safety of 122 Ice Fishermen

Major Ice Rescue Operation on Upper Red Lake

UPPER RED LAKE, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a dramatic turn of events, a large group of ice fishermen found themselves stranded on Upper Red Lake, Minnesota, Friday evening. The Beltrami County Sheriff’s Department has reported that the fishermen are located about a quarter mile offshore, near AO Road on the southeast shore of the lake.… Continue reading Major Ice Rescue Operation on Upper Red Lake

Thief River Falls Man Arrested in Drug Sting Operation

Noah Christopher Dybedahl

THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a significant drug enforcement operation, 23-year-old Noah Christopher Dybedahl from Thief River Falls has been charged with drug trafficking. The arrest came as a result of a carefully coordinated sting operation that took place back in November. According to detailed court documents, the operation unfolded in a parking… Continue reading Thief River Falls Man Arrested in Drug Sting Operation

Fargo Man Charged with Criminal Vehicular Operation in Detroit Lakes

Jeff Paul Hanna

DETROIT LAKES, MN. (trfnews.i234.me) – Jeff Paul Hanna, a 59-year-old resident of Fargo, faces serious charges following a vehicular incident in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota. Charges Filed: Hanna has been charged with felony criminal vehicular operation causing substantial bodily harm, with a blood alcohol concentration of .08 or more. Incident Details: According to court documents from… Continue reading Fargo Man Charged with Criminal Vehicular Operation in Detroit Lakes

Stranded on Upper Red Lake: Massive Rescue Operation Underway

Upper Red Lake, Minnesota (trfnews.i234.me) – A significant incident unfolded on Friday evening as officials reported between 75-100 individuals stranded on Upper Red Lake after a large segment of ice separated from the shore. The Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office confirmed that as of 5:45 p.m., no individuals were reported to be in the water, but… Continue reading Stranded on Upper Red Lake: Massive Rescue Operation Underway

Urgent Rescue Operation Underway: Up to 100 People Trapped on Upper Red Lake Ice

Upper Red Lake, Minnesota (trfnews.i234.me) – A distress call was received before 5:00 p.m. this Friday, signaling a dire situation on Upper Red Lake. Authorities are mobilizing an extensive rescue effort as reports indicate that as many as 100 individuals are stranded on the icy expanse. Emergency responders from multiple agencies, including fire and search… Continue reading Urgent Rescue Operation Underway: Up to 100 People Trapped on Upper Red Lake Ice