Thief River Falls

Man Found Not Guilty Of Manslaughter In VFW AltercationA Thief River Falls man was found not guilty of manslaughter last week in the death of a man last year outside a VFW.
Arctic Cat Moving To Minneapolis’ North LoopA company that manufactures outdoor machines and gear is relocating its headquarters to downtown Minneapolis.
Red Lake Members Voting On Alcohol Sales At 2 CasinosMembers of the Red Lake Band of Chippewa are voting on whether to allow alcohol sales at its casinos in Thief River Falls and Warroad.
Arctic Cat Making $27 Million Manufacturing InvestmentArctic Cat plans to make a nearly $27 million investment in its facilities in St. Cloud and Thief River Falls. The snowmobile and all-terrain vehicle manufacturer says most of the improvements will be in Thief River Falls where it will add a new production line, along with 39 jobs.
UND Goaltender A Finalist For National Goalie Of The YearUniversity of North Dakota goaltender Zane McIntyre is a finalist for goalie of the year in NCAA Division I men's hockey. McIntyre is one of five finalists for the Mike Richter Award. Others are St. Lawrence's Kyle Hayton, Michigan State's Jake Hildebrand, Yale's Alex Lyon and Michigan Tech's Jamie Phillips.
Authorities: Blaine Man Dies After Altercation Outside VFWAn apparent altercation outside a VFW in western Minnesota has claimed the life of a Blaine man. Bradley Friesen, 43, was living in Thief Rivier Falls studying for a career change. But on Dec. 17, 2014, prosecutors say he was knocked unconscious outside the local VFW. He died five days later.
Cali. Man Arrested In Connection With Minn. Woman's MurderA Southern California man has been arrested in connection with the killing of a Minnesota woman, whose dismembered remains were scattered in plastic bags along railroad tracks. Riverside police said 28-year-old Christopher Marcus Brown was arrested Tuesday on an unrelated felony arrest warrant.
Minnesota Town Copes Without Commercial FlightsGreat Lakes Airline suspended its service from Thief River Falls in February, but the small northern Minnesota town has lost more than simply a few weekly flights.
UND Goalie Gothberg To Return For Junior SeasonThe goalie who helped lead the University of North Dakota to the NCAA Frozen Four is sticking around. WDAY-TV reports that Zane Gothberg announced Wednesday night that he will return for his junior season.
18 Inches Of New Snow In NW MinnesotaNorthwestern Minnesota residents rebounded Tuesday from more than a foot a fresh snow that fell during blizzard conditions. Schools in the Pennington County community of Thief River Falls reopened Tuesday, but ran a couple hours behind.
Good Question – Reply All: Sleeping Dogs, Fall Towns & Cold RecordsRiley, the Heine family's English setter, can sleep anywhere, anytime. So, that had Karen from Edina wanting to know: Why do dogs sleep so much? According to Dr. Travis with Uptown Veterinarians, dogs have natural circadian rhythms, like humans. He says some dogs sleep far more than others, and are influenced by their owners' schedules.
Powerful Storm Pounds Thief River Falls In NW MN A line of powerful thunderstorms caused significant damage as it moved through the northwestern Minnesota city of Thief River Falls on Friday evening.