A Guinness World Record for S’Mores Making Set at Fort Stevenson State Park, North Dakota

GARRISON, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Fort Stevenson State Park in Garrison, North Dakota, made history on Saturday by breaking the Guinness World Record for the most people making s’mores simultaneously. The official count tallied 1,150 participants, marking a monumental achievement for the park and the community. This success wouldn’t have been possible without the support of… Continue reading A Guinness World Record for S’Mores Making Set at Fort Stevenson State Park, North Dakota

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

Single Vehicle Accident in Clearwater County Injures Grand Forks Man

A Grand Forks resident, Kaiden Tyler Francis (20), sustained injuries in a weekend accident in Clearwater County, as reported by the Minnesota State Patrol. Alcohol is suspected to have played a role. Francis was driving a 2013 Nissan Frontier southbound on Highway 92 in Copley Township when he lost control of the vehicle, veering off… Continue reading Single Vehicle Accident in Clearwater County Injures Grand Forks Man

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

Minnesota Senate Panel to Review Ethics Complaint Against Senator Nicole Mitchell

Nicole Mitchell

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A significant ethics hearing is on the docket for Tuesday, focusing on a burglary charge lodged against Minnesota State Senator Nicole Mitchell, who represents the Democratic-Farmer-Labor (DFL) party. The complaint, filed by Republicans, alleges felony burglary against Senator Mitchell for purportedly breaking into her stepmother’s residence in Detroit Lakes. Senate… Continue reading Minnesota Senate Panel to Review Ethics Complaint Against Senator Nicole Mitchell

Man Charged with Terrorizing After Allegedly Forcing Victim to Drive Across State Lines

Russell Fahlstrom

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A shocking update has emerged in the case involving a man who allegedly forced a victim to drive from Grand Forks, North Dakota, to East Grand Forks, Minnesota, last Friday. Russell Fahlstrom, 29, of Leport, Minnesota, has now been charged with terrorizing in North Dakota, shedding light on the harrowing… Continue reading Man Charged with Terrorizing After Allegedly Forcing Victim to Drive Across State Lines

Minnesota Senate Debates Senator’s Voting Rights Amid Criminal Charges

Nicole Mitchell

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – A debate in the Minnesota Legislature over the right of a Senator’s right to vote, after she’s been charged with a crime. Democratic Stand: Democrats oppose Republican demands to bar Senator Nicole Mitchell, facing felony burglary charges, from voting until an Ethics panel investigates. Senator Scott Dibble asserts constituents deserve… Continue reading Minnesota Senate Debates Senator’s Voting Rights Amid Criminal Charges

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

UPDATE: MN State Senator Loses Assignments, Review Of Burglary Charge

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Minnesota State Senator Nicole Mitchell, a member of the Democratic-Farmer-Labor (DFL) party, has been at the center of a legal and political storm following her arrest on felony burglary charges. Mitchell, 49, was apprehended early Monday morning after authorities responded to reports of a break-in at a residence in Detroit… Continue reading UPDATE: MN State Senator Loses Assignments, Review Of Burglary Charge

Collaboration Leads to Arrest: East Grand Forks Police Aid Minnesota State Patrol in Sunday Afternoon Incident

Collaboration Leads to Arrest: East Grand Forks Police Aid Minnesota State Patrol in Sunday Afternoon Incident

EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – In a recent development in East Grand Forks, Minnesota, a collaboration between local law enforcement and the Minnesota State Patrol resulted in the stop and arrest of an individual Sunday afternoon. The incident occurred on Highway 220, north of town. East Grand Forks Police, in conjunction with the Minnesota… Continue reading Collaboration Leads to Arrest: East Grand Forks Police Aid Minnesota State Patrol in Sunday Afternoon Incident

Minnesota Senator Nicole Mitchell Faces Job Uncertainty Amid Burglary Charges

Nicole Mitchell

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Minnesota Senator Nicole Mitchell of Woodbury, a member of the DFL party, finds herself embroiled in controversy as legislators debate her future following burglary charges in Detroit Lakes. Mitchell, in a statement released by her attorneys, asserts her intent to remain in office despite facing accusations of breaking into her… Continue reading Minnesota Senator Nicole Mitchell Faces Job Uncertainty Amid Burglary Charges

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

Minnesota State Senator Nicole Mitchell Faces Calls to Resign Amid Burglary Charges

Nicole Mitchell

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Senator Nicole Mitchell of Woodbury, a Democrat representing Minnesota, is under intense scrutiny as she faces burglary charges stemming from an alleged incident at her stepmother’s home in Detroit Lakes. Despite mounting pressure from Republicans for her resignation, Mitchell adamantly states that she has no intentions of stepping down. Her… Continue reading Minnesota State Senator Nicole Mitchell Faces Calls to Resign Amid Burglary Charges

Minnesota State Senator Nicole Mitchell’s Statement on Burglary Charge

Nicole Mitchell

DETROIT LAKES, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – State Senator Nicole Mitchell, facing a first-degree burglary charge in Becker County, released a statement addressing her arrest. Mitchell, representing Woodbury as a DFL senator, was arrested after being discovered in her stepmother’s Detroit Lakes home’s basement. Despite appearing in court and being released on the condition not to contact… Continue reading Minnesota State Senator Nicole Mitchell’s Statement on Burglary Charge

Minnesota State Senator Charged with 1st Degree Burglary in Detroit Lakes

Nicole Mitchell

DETROIT LAKES, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Nicole Mitchell, a 49-year-old Minnesota State Senator representing Woodbury, has been charged with first-degree burglary in Detroit Lakes. Here are the details of the incident: Incident Report: On April 22nd at 4:45 a.m., Detroit Lakes police responded to a report of a break-in at a residence. Upon arrival, they found… Continue reading Minnesota State Senator Charged with 1st Degree Burglary in Detroit Lakes

Woodbury State Senator Arrested for First-Degree Burglary

Nicole Mitchell

DETROIT LAKES, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Nicole Mitchell, a 49-year-old Democrat and state senator from Woodbury, Minnesota, was arrested Monday morning following a burglary report in Detroit Lakes. Responding to the call, Police Chief Steve Todd confirmed Mitchell’s arrest and her subsequent transfer to Becker County Jail. The homeowner alerted authorities, leading to Mitchell’s apprehension. The… Continue reading Woodbury State Senator Arrested for First-Degree Burglary

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

Cobb Family to Sue Minnesota State Trooper Ryan Londregan Over Fatal Shooting Incident

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – The family of Ricky Cobb II, who tragically lost his life during a traffic stop in 2023, has declared their intention to pursue legal action against Minnesota State Trooper Ryan Londregan. Ricky Cobb II was fatally shot by Trooper Londregan on July 31, 2023, following a routine traffic stop on Interstate… Continue reading Cobb Family to Sue Minnesota State Trooper Ryan Londregan Over Fatal Shooting Incident

End Of Watch 2024-02-20 12:01:51 – Trooper First Class Chase Winston Redner, Georgia State Patrol, Georgia

Chase Winston Redner Trooper First Class Chase Redner was struck and killed while investigating a fatal pedestrian crash scene at Interstate 75 North near Mt. Zion Boulevard in Morrow. At 10:30 p.m. on February 19, 2024, a construction worker died after being struck by a vehicle while setting up a work zone. Trooper Redner was… Continue reading End Of Watch 2024-02-20 12:01:51 – Trooper First Class Chase Winston Redner, Georgia State Patrol, Georgia

End Of Watch 2024-03-02 18:22:55 – Trooper Christopher M. Gadd, Washington State Patrol, Washington

Christopher M. Gadd Trooper Christopher Gadd was killed when his patrol car was struck by another vehicle while he was parked on the shoulder of I-5, near 136th Street NE in Marysville, at about 3:00 am. He was conducting DUI enforcement patrols when the crash occurred. The vehicle that struck him was traveling at a… Continue reading End Of Watch 2024-03-02 18:22:55 – Trooper Christopher M. Gadd, Washington State Patrol, Washington

End Of Watch 2024-03-15 19:15:31 – Patrolman Justin Hare, New Mexico State Police, New Mexico

Justin Hare Patrolman Justin Hare was shot and killed at about 5:30 am while conducting a welfare check on a disabled vehicle that was stopped near mile marker 320 on I-40, west of Tucumcari. As Patrolman Hare stopped behind the vehicle, the driver exited and walked to the cruiser’s passenger window. The two had a… Continue reading End Of Watch 2024-03-15 19:15:31 – Patrolman Justin Hare, New Mexico State Police, New Mexico

Legislation Returning White Earth State Forest to Tribe Fails to Move Forward

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) A Minnesota Senate committee has tabled legislation that proposed giving the White Earth State Forest back to the tribe. breaking news out of St Paul on this Thursday evening a bill that proposed giving the nearly 160,000 Acres white Earth State Forest back to the white Earth tribe is dead in… Continue reading Legislation Returning White Earth State Forest to Tribe Fails to Move Forward

Demonstration Against Revised Minnesota State Flag

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) A protest is planned over Minnesota’s new state flag. opponents of the new Minnesota state flag are planning a protest this week in St Paul Republican senator Tory Westrom of Alexandria says motans will gather for a rally on the capital steps tomorrow afternoon to save the current flag Westrom encourages… Continue reading Demonstration Against Revised Minnesota State Flag

Concerns Among Lake Property Owners Over Proposal to Give 160,000 Acre White Earth State Forest to Tribe

WHITE EARTH STATE FOREST, MN (trfnews.i234.me) A bill in the Minnesota Legislature would give the state owned, 160,000 acre White Earth State Forest to the White Earth Band of Minnesota Chippewa Tribe. It raises concerns among lake property owners in the area about what would happen with fire protection, road upkeep and other matters now… Continue reading Concerns Among Lake Property Owners Over Proposal to Give 160,000 Acre White Earth State Forest to Tribe

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

UPDATE: Bemidji State University Basketball Player, Along with Two Others, Faces Charges in Juvenile Sex Case

BEMIDJI, MN (trfnews.i234.me) A Bemidji State University basketball player was 1 of 3 men charged in a sex case involving a juvenile female. here’s the latest on the investigation into adult men from the buiji area allegedly having sex with a 15-year-old female who according to the original charge was having sex with adult men… Continue reading UPDATE: Bemidji State University Basketball Player, Along with Two Others, Faces Charges in Juvenile Sex Case

The Minnesota State Flag Redesign

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) The Minnesota State Emblems Redesign Commission has made their choice for a new state flag. well here it is the uh final choice for Minnesota’s new state flags it could still go undergo some uh tweaks and design changes uh designed by 24-year-old Andrew prer of L Minnesota the blue on… Continue reading The Minnesota State Flag Redesign

Summer 2022 Adventure: Road Trip to Lake Metigoshe State Park

LAKE METIGOSHE, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A look at Lake Metigoshe and connecting State Park as our Road Trip-Summer 2022 continues. neil carlson here the next stop on our road trip summer 2022 is lake medigoshi and lake metagoshi state park nestled in the turtle mountains of north dakota lake madagoshi in the adjoining state park offer… Continue reading Summer 2022 Adventure: Road Trip to Lake Metigoshe State Park

Grand Forks State Senator Ray Holmberg Tests Positive for COVID-19

BISMARCK, ND (trfnews.i234.me) State Senator, Ray Holmberg of Grand Forks has tested positive for COVID. the north dakota senate’s top budget writer is among several people who have tested positive recover 19 following the legislature’s three-day organizational session at the state capitol last week grand forks republican senator ray holmberg confirmed his diagnosis to the… Continue reading Grand Forks State Senator Ray Holmberg Tests Positive for COVID-19