Emilie Skjerven

Emilie Genevieve Skjerven, 78 of Plummer, MN went home to her Heavenly Father on Wednesday, November 15, 2017, while enjoying life with one of...

Jim Frederick

Jim Frederick, 69, of Strathcona, MN, died unexpectedly on Friday, November 17, 2017, in Altru Hospital, Grand Forks, ND. James Nelson Frederick was born...

Free Standing Advertising Question in TRF

A recommendation to deny… It looks like the Thief River Falls City Council may be ready to deny a variance request for Free Standing...

Crookston Teen in Custody after Fleeing Police

One person is in custody after an early weekend pursuit in Polk County. Robert Torres, Jr., 19, of Crookston, is being held on pending...

Pennington County Citation Disposition Bulletin 11-20-2017

Minnesota State Patrol cases Joeanna Lee Larson, 41, Thief River Falls, 65/55, $ 125 Anton Jon Bergee, 34, Thief River Falls, 73/60, $...

Captured Travis Lee Stromgren, DOB 9/23/1991

Captured Travis Lee Stromgren, DOB 9/23/1991 Case # 57-CR-17-223 FAILURE TO REGISTER AS SEX OFFENDER – Felony Please notify law enforcement if you know...

TRF Area Community Fund presents check to Falls DAC

THIEF RIVER FALLS --The Thief River Falls Area Community Fund recently presented a $1,000 check to Falls Diverse Abilities Corporation Executive Director Tammy Haugen....

Oregon State releases a wanted felon from Thief River falls

Oregon State Police Report Wednesday, Nov. 1 2017— A traffic stop was initiated on a green Ford Pickup for an observed violation. Opened alcoholic beverages...

TRF Police Report 11-17-2017

Felony fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle, felony fifth degree controlled substance crime, gross misdemeanor refusal to submit to a chemical...

Pennington County Jail In Custody 11-19-2017

11272 Alfaro, Oscar Alfredo M 34 1069 10-26-2017 13:35 F – SENTENCED – 169A.20.1 Traffic – DWI – Driving while...

County Highway Department Receives Merit Award for Excellent Workmanship

The Pennington County Highway Department has received a merit award for excellent workmanship. Pennington County officials accepted the award from the Minnesota Association of Pavement...

Volunteers Recognized at Board of Education Meeting

A special recognition for four dedicated volunteers during this week’s regular meeting of the Thief River Falls Board of Education. Director of Volunteers MaryFran Twistol...

New Caterpiller Vehicles to be Manufactured Under Agreement with Textron

Caterpillar Incorporated yesterday announced a new line of utility vehicles, to be manufactured in Northwest Minnesota under an agreement with Textron/Thief River Falls. The company...

Carol Gerardy

Carol Gerardy, 79 of Plummer, MN passed and joined the love of her life on Wednesday, November 15, 2017. Visitation will be held from...

Sports Shorts 11.17.17

(St. Paul, MN)  –  The Wild scored four goals in the final seven minutes of the game and stunned the Predators, 6-4, in Saint...

Area Death Notices

DeWein Lappegaard, 97 Goodridge - DeWein Lappegaard, 97, of Goodridge, passed away on Monday, November 13, 2017 at his residence. Funeral service to celebrate DeWein’s life...

Arctic Cat ROVs Recalled After Five Catch on Fire

Textron is recalling hundreds of Arctic Cat Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles because of a fire hazard, saying consumers should stop using them until they get...

Marben Issues “Body Only” Warrant for Oklee Area Man

District Judge Kurt Marben yesterday issued a “Body Only” Warrant in the case of an Oklee Area Man, who fled the state after being...

One Person Injured, Multiple Vehicles Involved in #32 Accident

One person was injured with several vehicles involved in an accident during the Wednesday morning commute on Highway #32, North of St. Hilaire. According...

Sports Shorts 11.16.17

(Minneapolis, MN) — The Vikings are sticking with Case Keenum at quarterback. Head coach Mike Zimmer announced yesterday Keenum will start again this Sunday...