Ice Alert: Cass County Sheriff Warns of Dangerous Conditions on Leech Lake

WALKER, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Cass County Sheriff Brian Welk is raising the alarm about perilous ice conditions on Leech Lake and surrounding large water bodies in Minnesota. Recent reports indicate a rapid deterioration in ice stability, largely due to high winds that have persisted for the past two days. These gusty conditions have led to… Continue reading Ice Alert: Cass County Sheriff Warns of Dangerous Conditions on Leech Lake

Mendota Heights Police Chief Warns Against Gift Card Scams

Mendota Heights Police Chief Warns Against Gift Card Scams

MENDOTA HEIGHTS, Minn. (trfnews.i234.me) – Mendota Heights Police Chief Kelly McCarthy issued a warning against gift card scams, sharing a personal experience where her family member, visiting from out of town, nearly fell victim to a scammer impersonating a deputy. The scam involved a fake warrant for missing jury duty, demanding payment of $4,000 in… Continue reading Mendota Heights Police Chief Warns Against Gift Card Scams

POLK COUNTY SHERIFF WARNS OF SNAPCHAT SCAM

On August 18, the Polk County Sheriff’s Office learned of a scam occurring through Snapchat’s social media accounts.   Individuals with Snapchat accounts are receiving messages from what appears to be someone listed in their contacts through the Snapchat app asking for their phone number and/or authentication number. When the phone number and/or authentication number… Continue reading POLK COUNTY SHERIFF WARNS OF SNAPCHAT SCAM

ND Public Service Commission Warns of Transfer To Renewable Energy, No Word Of “Infrastructure Bill”

BISMARCK, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A representative of the North Dakota Public Service Commission warned today about the transfer to renewable energy. He does not mention “Infrastructure Bill”.

MNDOT WARNS MOTORISTS OF DETOUR ON HWY 75 NORTH OF HALLOCK

The Minnesota Department of Transportation announced today, beginning May 15, motorists on Highway 75 north of Hallock can expect a detour as construction begins. The project includes replacing culverts and resurfacing Highway 75 between Hallock and the Canadian border as well as Highway 171 between St. Vincent and the North Dakota border.   The contractor… Continue reading MNDOT WARNS MOTORISTS OF DETOUR ON HWY 75 NORTH OF HALLOCK

POLK COUNTY SHERIFF WARNS RESIDENTS OF FACEBOOK TAYLOR SWIFT TICKET SCAM

The Polk County Sheriff’s Office has received numerous complaints of individuals being defrauded by a Facebook scam. The Polk County Sheriff’s Office has verified that the Facebook account of Hailey Trautner, a Polk County resident, previously had her account hacked, and an unknown person(s) have taken control of the account.   The unknown person(s) is… Continue reading POLK COUNTY SHERIFF WARNS RESIDENTS OF FACEBOOK TAYLOR SWIFT TICKET SCAM