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Real ID bill passes first test in Minnesota House, but access at issue
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Osberg to work on rural employment issues in Otter Tail County
Ross and Snyder selected as nominees for ExCEL Award
Speed limit to increase on Highway 29 west of Wadena
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Bowling scores - Jan. 19 edition
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Wheeler paces Wolverines in Minnewaska Round Robin
Glenz cans big trey in 50-46 overtime win
Keith D. Davis Jr.
Steven M. Hoyhtya
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Over 100 attend NJPA's workforce conference
Tri-County Auxiliary raises record amount at annual holiday auction
Three new providers have joined Tri-County Health Care
Wadena Insurance opens in downtown Wadena
Tri-County Health Care recognized as CALS hospital
NYM Cultural Center hosts comedy music show Jan. 20
Ice in their veins: sleds will reach over 150 mph at state championships in DL
Acts of Solace Project seeking performers in Wadena
Author Lois Greiman visiting Wadena Saturday
'Hidden Figures' an Oscar-worthy film
Local students make dean's list at St. Cloud State
Area students make dean's list at University of Jamestown
Birth announcements - Jan. 12 edition
Area students earn honors at Central Lakes College
Your letters - Jan. 12 edition
Big laws need bipartisan support
What should go in car emergency kit?
Salonen: 'Hacksaw Ridge' foxhole scene brings hope
Minding Our Elders: Restructuring life after caregiving ends
Annual Menahga Family Fishing Derby is Jan. 21
Shout-out for Pout: New Minnesota state eelpout record is on the books
Chronic Wasting Disease found in two farm-raised deer
Cougar pair spotted fighting in northern Minnesota
November 11, 2016
Friendly Rider Ridership increasing as new service added
Friendly Rider continues to grow by leaps and bounds as it increases ridership and routes are added to the transit system. The local, county-funded...
November 11, 2016 - 12:08am
August 20, 2016
Friendly Rider expanding south into Todd County
Friendly Rider continues to see increasing ridership as routes are added to the local, county-funded transit. The bus service now travels through...
August 20, 2016 - 12:10am
April 23, 2016
Ridership increasing for local Friendly Rider bus program
Friendly Rider has increased ridership over the last year after a few different promotions have introduced people to the local, county-funded...
April 23, 2016 - 12:10am
August 1, 2015
Friendly Rider now features B.O.B.
Friendly Rider Transit now offers a way to transport bicycles. B.O.B. (Bikes. On. Bus.) is the newest member of the Friendly Rider team. Transit...
August 1, 2015 - 12:08am
July 4, 2015
Friendly Rider moves to new location
Friendly Rider Transit is operating in a new building next the the Wadena County Highway Department on Harry Rich Drive. City and county leaders,...
July 4, 2015 - 12:10am
June 26, 2015
News briefs - June 25 edition
Veteran's picnic slated for July 1 A veteran's appreciation picnic will be held on Wednesday, July 1 at 10:30 a.m. at the Sunnybrook Park Lions shelter. Guest speakers David Anderson, Patrick Zalusky and Scott Borchers will be on hand to provide information targeted specifically...
June 26, 2015 - 12:10am
April 24, 2015
Damlo steps into transit director position
Ryan Damlo is looking at how to market and expand bus service in Wadena and Becker Counties in his new role as Transit Director. In Wadena...
April 24, 2015 - 12:10am
April 22, 2015
Friendly Rider drivers win safety awards
The Northern Tier Transit Partnership has announced the Safe Driver Award for 2014 has been awarded to Linda Ness, Robin Grotberg, Roger Randgaard,...
April 22, 2015 - 12:10am
October 17, 2014
Still riding at 100
Florence Christiansen was born in Todd County just a few months after World War I began. One hundred years later, she lives at Humphrey Mano...
October 17, 2014 - 12:00am
January 30, 2014
Behind the scenes, changes abound for Friendly Rider
For Friendly Rider passengers, it's business as usual. But for the county officials in charge of the transit service for Wadena and northern...
January 30, 2014 - 12:00am
December 13, 2013
Commission delays decision on Friendly Rider facility
As the thermometer dipped below zero Friday, Friendly Rider's phone rang at a steady clip. "On cold days like these it's pretty crazy," said dispatcher Rick Pederson, who had handled more than 250 calls by 2 p.m. Friendly Rider's home in the human services headquarters was described...
December 13, 2013 - 8:21am