Senate Passes Sweeping Climate Change & Prescription Medication Legislation

WASHINGTON D.C. (trfnews.i234.me) The U.S. Senate on this Sunday has passed the “Inflation Reduction Act”. It’s the first sweeping legislation on climate change and gives the government the authority to negotiate prices for some prescription drugs.

Senate Passes Legislation Strengthening Sanctions On Iran and Russia

WASHINGTON (trfnews.i234.me) Sen. Hoeven: “This legislation increases sanctions on Iran and Russia, which is in our national interest, but also important for our allies. I believe these sanctions can be effective in deterring Russian aggression, as well as Iran’s support for terrorism.”

North Dakota Oldest Resident Passes, Here’s Our Story From Last Summer On Her 115th Birthday

NORTHWOOD, ND (trfnews.i234.me) It was Iris Westman’s 115th birthday in Northwood, North Dakota Friday. She’s the second oldest living person in American.

Recreational Marijuana Passes In Minnesota House, But Bill Expected To Die With Republican Senate

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) The Minnesota House has passed legislation that would allow recreational marijuana. However, the bill is expected to die with the Republican controlled Senate.

FULL DEBATE: Grand Forks City Council Passes Mandatory COVID Mask Ordinance

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) The Grand Forks City County passed a mandatory COVID mask ordiinance that requires a mask be worn in all public places. The ordinance does not carry a fine, but you can be asked to leave. Mayor Brandon Bochenski is expected to sign the ordinance today (Tuesday) making it effective immediately.

$1-Trillion Infrastructure Bill Passes, “Build Back Better” Up Next

WASHINGTON D.C. (trfnews.i234.me) The U.S. House passed the $1-trillion Infrastructure Bill. It now goes to President Biden for his signature passing it into law, as Dems push for a vote on “Build Back Better” legislation before Thanksgiving.

Senate Passes $1.9-Trillion Economic Stimulus Package, ND Senators Said No

WASHINGTON D.C. (trfnews.i234.me) The U.S, Senate has passed the $1.9-trillion economic stimulus package, despite unanimous Republican opposition, including North Dakota’s Senators Cramer and Hoeven, who voted no.

NW Minnesota’s “Big Red In The Morning” Passes Away

THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) Northwestern Minnesota’s “Big Red in the Morning has passed away. Hendrickson was the morning man on KTRF radio since the 1970’s. • Clark Hendrickson, a longtime radio voice in northwestern Minnesota, passed away at his home in Thief River Falls at the age of 67. • He was known as… Continue reading NW Minnesota’s “Big Red In The Morning” Passes Away

Minnesota Passes FREE School Breakfasts & Lunches For All Students, The Debate Beforehand

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) Minnesota has passed a bill that will give free breakfast and lunches for all students. We have a bit of that debate just before the bill was passed. It now moves on to Governor Tim Walz for his signature. • Senator Gustafson believes that providing food to kids in schools will… Continue reading Minnesota Passes FREE School Breakfasts & Lunches For All Students, The Debate Beforehand