St. Hilaire man charged with multiple felonies

Paul Joseph Hager

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Paul Joseph Hager, aged 66 from St. Hilaire, was charged with multiple felonies after a report of a firearms theft dating back 30 years. He faces charges for felony possession of ammunition as a felon and felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime due to a prior conviction. Hager allegedly gave… Continue reading St. Hilaire man charged with multiple felonies

Legislative Chaos Erupts in St. Paul as Minnesota’s 2024 Session Ends

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – “Mr. President, you are out of order!” echoed through the Minnesota Legislature late Sunday night, marking an unprecedented lapse of protocol. Pandemonium broke out in both the House and Senate during the closing minutes of the 2024 session. The uproar continued for 25 minutes after Senate President Bobby Joe Champion… Continue reading Legislative Chaos Erupts in St. Paul as Minnesota’s 2024 Session Ends

MN Hwy 78 at 390th st, RUSH LAKE TWP, Otter Tail County Crash 2024-05-19 18:26:18

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24900765 Date/Time: 05/19/2024 16:07   District: 2900 Detroit Lakes Case Information Contact: 218-846-8260 Media Contact:   Location: MN Hwy 78 at 390th st, RUSH LAKE TWP, Otter Tail County   Description: The Buick LaCrosse and the Buick Regal were both southbound on MN Hwy 78. The Buick Regal slowed to… Continue reading MN Hwy 78 at 390th st, RUSH LAKE TWP, Otter Tail County
Crash 2024-05-19 18:26:18

A man was fatally shot Friday night, May 17, at a Green Line light-rail station in St. Paul.

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Police responded at about 11 p.m. to a report of shots fired at the eastbound Metro Transit Green Line station at Dale Street and University Avenue. Officers found a man on the platform with multiple gunshot wounds. He was taken to Regions Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, according to… Continue reading A man was fatally shot Friday night, May 17, at a Green Line light-rail station in St. Paul.

London Road at 43rd, DULUTH, St. Louis County Crash 2024-05-18 04:32:43

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24270973 Date/Time: 05/18/2024 00:40   District: 2700 Duluth Case Information Contact: 218-302-6127 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: London Road at 43rd, DULUTH, St. Louis County   Description: Chevy Equinox was heading Eastbound on London Road at 43rd. Made contact with a large tree. Tree… Continue reading London Road at 43rd, DULUTH, St. Louis County
Crash 2024-05-18 04:32:43

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

Cedar Ave at 205th St, LAKEVILLE, Dakota County Crash 2024-05-17 06:56:49

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24403172 Date/Time: 05/16/2024 22:02   District: 2400 East Metro Case Information Contact: 651-779-5900 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: Cedar Ave at 205th St, LAKEVILLE, Dakota County   Description: A Ford Explorer was travelling Northbound on Cedar Ave. A Toyota traveling Southbound was turning left… Continue reading Cedar Ave at 205th St, LAKEVILLE, Dakota County
Crash 2024-05-17 06:56:49

HWY 22 at 130th St. , FOSTER TWP, Faribault County Crash 2024-05-14 16:32:42

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24200869 Date/Time: 05/10/2024 21:54   District: 2200 Mankato Case Information Contact: 507-344-2750 Media Contact: Sgt. Troy Christianson (507) 923-2050   Location: HWY 22 at 130th St. , FOSTER TWP, Faribault County   Description: The Ford Fusion was Southbound on HWY 22 when it struck a pedestrian.     Road Condition:… Continue reading HWY 22 at 130th St. , FOSTER TWP, Faribault County
Crash 2024-05-14 16:32:42

169 Hwy and CR 5 – south of Chisholm, HIBBING, St. Louis County Crash 2024-05-14 10:25:04

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24310438 Date/Time: 05/14/2024 04:29   District: 3100 Virginia Case Information Contact: 218-735-3720 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: 169 Hwy and CR 5 – south of Chisholm, HIBBING, St. Louis County   Description: Buick Verano was travelling southbound on Hwy 169, south of Chisholm when… Continue reading 169 Hwy and CR 5 – south of Chisholm, HIBBING, St. Louis County
Crash 2024-05-14 10:25:04

Highway 2 and Highway 194 (Solway), SOLWAY TWP, St. Louis County Crash 2024-05-10 22:38:34

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24270928 Date/Time: 05/10/2024 19:00   District: 2700 Duluth Case Information Contact: 218-302-6127 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: Highway 2 and Highway 194 (Solway), SOLWAY TWP, St. Louis County   Description: The Honda and the Chevy were travelling west on Highway 194 approaching the roundabout… Continue reading Highway 2 and Highway 194 (Solway), SOLWAY TWP, St. Louis County
Crash 2024-05-10 22:38:34

Southbound Highway 53 at Milepost 54, FAYAL TWP, St. Louis County Crash 2024-05-10 16:30:05

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24310427 Date/Time: 05/10/2024 14:07   District: 3100 Virginia Case Information Contact: 218-735-3720 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: Southbound Highway 53 at Milepost 54, FAYAL TWP, St. Louis County   Description: The Chrysler Town & Country was traveling Southbound on Highway 53 and the Toyota… Continue reading Southbound Highway 53 at Milepost 54, FAYAL TWP, St. Louis County
Crash 2024-05-10 16:30:05

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

St. Paul Incident: Woman Fatally Shot by Police Monday Night

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – An investigation is underway following a fatal shooting involving police in St. Paul on Monday night. Authorities reported that officers responded to a report of a suicide in progress and were engaging with the woman when she brandished a handgun and aimed it at the officers. In response, the officers… Continue reading St. Paul Incident: Woman Fatally Shot by Police Monday Night

23 Hwy/Garden St, ARTHUR TWP, Kanabec County Crash 2024-05-04 14:45:42

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24800591 Date/Time: 05/03/2024 09:06   District: 2800 Brainerd Case Information Contact: 218-316-3030 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: 23 Hwy/Garden St, ARTHUR TWP, Kanabec County   Description: The Chevrolet was driving Eastbound on Highway 23 near Garden Street when the Chevrolet crossed the center line… Continue reading 23 Hwy/Garden St, ARTHUR TWP, Kanabec County
Crash 2024-05-04 14:45:42

Hwy 73 at Gilboe Rd, JANETTE LAKE UNORG, St. Louis County Crash 2024-05-02 22:58:12

Incident Incident type: Fatal ICR: 24310401 Date/Time: 05/02/2024 19:10   District: 3100 Virginia Case Information Contact: 218-735-3720 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: Hwy 73 at Gilboe Rd, JANETTE LAKE UNORG, St. Louis County   Description: 2021 GMC Acadia was northbound Hwy 73 at Gilboe Road, ran off road right… Continue reading Hwy 73 at Gilboe Rd, JANETTE LAKE UNORG, St. Louis County
Crash 2024-05-02 22:58:12

Hwy 53 at Heino Rd, ANGORA TWP, St. Louis County Crash 2024-05-02 20:55:57

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24310400 Date/Time: 05/02/2024 14:44   District: 3100 Virginia Case Information Contact: 218-735-3720 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: Hwy 53 at Heino Rd, ANGORA TWP, St. Louis County   Description: 2019 Ford Pickup was westbound on Heino Rd. 2015 Ford Edge was southbound Hwy 53.… Continue reading Hwy 53 at Heino Rd, ANGORA TWP, St. Louis County
Crash 2024-05-02 20:55:57

Hwy 23/Flinstone St, KANABEC TWP, Kanabec County Crash 2024-04-24 22:56:52

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24800550 Date/Time: 04/24/2024 19:00   District: 2800 Brainerd Case Information Contact: 218-316-3030 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: Hwy 23/Flinstone St, KANABEC TWP, Kanabec County   Description: A Ford F350 was eastbound on Highway 23 pulling a trailer and it slowed to turn southbound on… Continue reading Hwy 23/Flinstone St, KANABEC TWP, Kanabec County
Crash 2024-04-24 22:56:52

West St. Paul Man Charged with Stolen Credit Card Shopping Spree Across Fargo, Moorhead, and Dilworth

Raymond P. Crawford

CLAY COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Raymond Peter Crawford, a resident of West St. Paul, Minnesota, faces charges of felony financial transaction card fraud in Clay County after allegedly embarking on a shopping spree using a stolen credit card. Court documents reveal Crawford’s involvement in unauthorized transactions across Fargo, Moorhead, and Dilworth. According to authorities, Dilworth… Continue reading West St. Paul Man Charged with Stolen Credit Card Shopping Spree Across Fargo, Moorhead, and Dilworth

St. Paul Man Faces Drug Trafficking Charges in Clay County After Facebook Encounter with Undercover Agent

Russell Beier

CLAY COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Russell Lucas Beier, a 37-year-old resident of St. Paul, Minnesota, finds himself entangled in drug trafficking charges in Clay County. According to court documents, Beier, who was already on probation for drug-related offenses, connected with an undercover agent on Facebook. Their interaction, seemingly innocent, quickly turned into discussions about distributing… Continue reading St. Paul Man Faces Drug Trafficking Charges in Clay County After Facebook Encounter with Undercover Agent

Highway 169 and County Road 7, MOUNTAIN IRON, St. Louis County Crash 2024-04-19 23:30:08

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24310367 Date/Time: 04/19/2024 21:05   District: 3100 Virginia Case Information Contact: 218-735-3720 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: Highway 169 and County Road 7, MOUNTAIN IRON, St. Louis County   Description: The Chrysler Town & Country was traveling northbound (eastbound) on Highway 169 near County… Continue reading Highway 169 and County Road 7, MOUNTAIN IRON, St. Louis County
Crash 2024-04-19 23:30:08

Building Dreams or Breaking Laws? St. Michael Man Faces Criminal Charges for Alleged Material Theft

Steve V. Kraft

ST. MICHAEL, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a startling turn of events, 50-year-old Steve V. Kraft from St. Michael, North Dakota, finds himself ensnared in a legal quagmire, accused of a litany of criminal offenses stemming from alleged theft activities. Incident Unfolds: On April 14th, the tranquil atmosphere of St. Michael was shattered as law enforcement… Continue reading Building Dreams or Breaking Laws? St. Michael Man Faces Criminal Charges for Alleged Material Theft

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

Highway 56 at 205th St, WINDOM TWP, Mower County Crash 2024-04-16 16:54:00

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24101752 Date/Time: 04/16/2024 14:48   District: 2100 Rochester Case Information Contact: 507-923-2040 Media Contact: Sgt. Troy Christianson (507) 923-2050   Location: Highway 56 at 205th St, WINDOM TWP, Mower County   Description: The semi tractor trailer was Southbound on Highway 56 when it was blown over on its drivers side… Continue reading Highway 56 at 205th St, WINDOM TWP, Mower County
Crash 2024-04-16 16:54:00

Teen Critically Injured in St. Cloud Gas Station Shooting

ST. CLOUD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A 17-year-old boy is fighting for his life after a shooting erupted at a St. Cloud gas station in the early hours of Sunday morning. According to the St. Cloud Police Department, the incident occurred around 2:30 a.m. on the 1000 block of Ninth Avenue South. During a confrontation, gunfire… Continue reading Teen Critically Injured in St. Cloud Gas Station Shooting

Mother’s Tragic Act: St. Cloud Woman Sentenced for Dumping Baby’s Body

Fardoussa Omar Abdillahi

ST. CLOUD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Fardoussa Omar Abdillahi, 29, has been handed a sentence of over 21 years for the heart-wrenching murder of her own 3-month-old baby. The sentencing comes after Abdillahi pleaded guilty to second-degree intentional murder, shedding light on a dark and distressing episode. In a harrowing account revealed by court documents, Abdillahi… Continue reading Mother’s Tragic Act: St. Cloud Woman Sentenced for Dumping Baby’s Body

Man Airlifted to St. Cloud Hospital After Tractor Accident

Man Airlifted to St. Cloud Hospital After Tractor Accident

FLENSBURG, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A harrowing tractor accident unfolded in Pike Creek Township, leaving a young man hospitalized and the community in shock. Tragic Incident: The Morrison County Sheriff’s Office responded to a distressing call reporting a man being run over by a tractor near 85th Avenue, north of Flensburg. According to authorities, 22-year-old Albin… Continue reading Man Airlifted to St. Cloud Hospital After Tractor Accident

Highway 73/Public Access Road, FINE LAKES TWP, St. Louis County Crash 2024-04-09 14:32:33

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24270723 Date/Time: 04/09/2024 09:48   District: 2700 Duluth Case Information Contact: 218-302-6127 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: Highway 73/Public Access Road, FINE LAKES TWP, St. Louis County   Description: The Semi was southbound on 73 when the chevy malibu pulled onto highway 73 and… Continue reading Highway 73/Public Access Road, FINE LAKES TWP, St. Louis County
Crash 2024-04-09 14:32:33

St. Hilaire Woman Faces Felony Charges for Predatory Offender Registration Violation

Thief River Falls, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Michelle Jean Peterson, a 47-year-old resident of St. Hilaire, finds herself in legal trouble once again as she faces serious charges for failing to fulfill predatory offender registration requirements – a subsequent offense. The complaint against her was officially filed on March 13, indicating a troubling pattern of non-compliance.… Continue reading St. Hilaire Woman Faces Felony Charges for Predatory Offender Registration Violation

Highway 53 at South 2nd Avenue, VIRGINIA, St. Louis County Crash 2024-04-05 14:39:12

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24310335 Date/Time: 04/05/2024 12:54   District: 3100 Virginia Case Information Contact: 218-735-3720 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: Highway 53 at South 2nd Avenue, VIRGINIA, St. Louis County   Description: The Honda Pilot was traveling southbound Highway 53 attempting to make a left turn onto… Continue reading Highway 53 at South 2nd Avenue, VIRGINIA, St. Louis County
Crash 2024-04-05 14:39:12

Obituary | Lynnae Toren of St. Hilaire, Minnesota

Lynnae Sue Toren, 61, of St. Hilaire, MN, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 13, 2024, at Sanford Medical Center in Fargo, ND, with her loving daughter, Jesse, by her side.    Lynnae was born on June 9, 1962, in Thief River Falls, MN, the eldest daughter of Ervin and Mary (Bowen) Ness. She was… Continue reading Obituary | Lynnae Toren of St. Hilaire, Minnesota

Westbound Highway 10 and 180th St., DARLING TWP, Morrision County Crash 2024-04-02 00:58:49

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24800399 Date/Time: 03/24/2024 13:25   District: 2800 Brainerd Case Information Contact: 218-316-3030 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: Westbound Highway 10 and 180th St., DARLING TWP, Morrision County   Description: A Jeep Wrangler was traveling westbound on highway 10 near the intersection of 180th St.… Continue reading Westbound Highway 10 and 180th St., DARLING TWP, Morrision County
Crash 2024-04-02 00:58:49

Highway 135 at milepost 33, KUGLER TWP, St. Louis County Crash 2024-04-01 09:43:41

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24310304 Date/Time: 03/27/2024 14:23   District: 3100 Virginia Case Information Contact: 218-735-3720 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: Highway 135 at milepost 33, KUGLER TWP, St. Louis County   Description: The Jeep was southbound on MNTH 135. The CAT Front End Loader was northbound on… Continue reading Highway 135 at milepost 33, KUGLER TWP, St. Louis County
Crash 2024-04-01 09:43:41

highway 135 mile post 14, BIWABIK, St. Louis County Crash 2024-04-01 04:39:10

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24310310 Date/Time: 03/29/2024 09:48   District: 3100 Virginia Case Information Contact: 218-735-3720 Media Contact: MSP PIO Lt. Jill Frankfurth (651) 343-4680   Location: highway 135 mile post 14, BIWABIK, St. Louis County   Description: Buick Enclave traveling eastbound on highway 135 near mile marker 14. Semi truck in westbound lane… Continue reading highway 135 mile post 14, BIWABIK, St. Louis County
Crash 2024-04-01 04:39:10

Highway 169 and Highway 37, HIBBING, St. Louis County Crash 2024-03-31 21:32:05

Incident Incident type: Injury ICR: 24310318 Date/Time: 03/30/2024 14:26 District: 3100 Virginia Case Information Contact: 218-735-3720 Media Contact: Location: Highway 169 and Highway 37, HIBBING, St. Louis County Description: The Jeep Wagoneer, Chevrolet Silverado, and Honda Civic were all traveling southbound on Highway 169 waiting to enter the roundabout at Highway 37. The Mercury Grand… Continue reading Highway 169 and Highway 37, HIBBING, St. Louis County Crash 2024-03-31 21:32:05

Serious Drug Offense Reported in St. Cloud

ST. CLOUD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) A St. Cloud, Minnesota man is facing a major drug crime charge. 46-year-old Gregory John Saka of St Cloud is facing a major drug charge according to court documents on February 8th he was called into his probation officer’s office as soon as he left his residence listed as 9091 13… Continue reading Serious Drug Offense Reported in St. Cloud

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