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'I accept my punishment': St. Marie sentenced to life in prison without parole
City council votes to hold closed meeting April 3
No injuries in house fire Wednesday night
Wadena County Board: Human Services restructuring, handling more child welfare intakes
Cultural Center calls for essays for the Great American Think-off
Fight breaks out after Minn. high school game
WDC indoor track closed to public until further notice
Wolverines topped in double overtime
Justin Morneau is Tri-County Health Care's Men's Night Out keynote speaker
Trojans hand Wolverines 60-36 playoff loss
Muriel A. Kliber
Paul Richard Montan
Raymond "Ole" Mounts
EMS program draws more than 120 personnel
Physician assistant joins TCHC ReadyCare team
Tri-County, Lakewood staff take the plunge for Special Olympics Minnesota
New provider joins TCHC Wadena Clinic behavioral health
Fair Oaks Lodge coming under new management
Tomfoolery Fools Tom, Not Alice
Cultural Center hosts Monkey Mind Pirates by Z Puppets Rosenschnoz
Kind leads interactive show at First Congregational March 12
Wadena Area Concert Band performs March 18
Wadena Library to feature 'Minnesota's Wild and Woolly Prohibition Days'
St. Huberts church hosting Harvest Festival Oct. 28
God may be an easy target, but he's a strong one
The cost of being a disciple
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Letter: Wadena should witness for all faiths
Letter: Stories needed for book
Minnesota legislators introduce Tobacco 21 Bill
Quam column: An open letter to the kids who walked out of school Wednesday
Letter: It's good to see God back in America again
Why are good duck numbers not translating to good hunter numbers?
Count your blessings and your birds
Hunting, fishing have mysteries of their own
Knob Hill, MDHA sponsoring Forkhorn Field Day Oct. 1
DNR to modernize its electronic system for hunting and fishing licenses
Zeva Lynn Roden
Alivya Lou Ann Greer
November 23, 2017
Helping to 'drive' public transit traffic
When Jake Huebsch lacked wheels but needed a way to return to his home in Mankato earlier this year, he turned to his phone. The Friendly Rider...
November 23, 2017 - 10:18am
April 22, 2017
Transit system receives MnDOT Expansion Funding
Friendly Rider continues to grow and expand its service, now serving 17 communities in Wadena, Todd, Otter Tail, Morrison and Cass Counties....
April 22, 2017 - 1:58pm
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