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Wadena VFW taking nominations for Teacher of the Year
WDC welcomes 20 foreign exchange students
Weekly crime report - Sept. 21 edition
School board's elementary project receives a boost
One vegetable one community wrapping up first year
WCA/Ashby Knights wear down Wolverines
Wolverines rally to defeat Verndale
Wolverines downed by Long Prairie-Grey Eagle
Strong showing for Wolverines in Bagley
Wadena-DC drops two at triangular
Robert John Ramstorf
Living in the golden years
TCHC Foundation donates AED funds to police department
M State's Simon honored with Veterans' Voices award
Henning Clinic ranked one of top 15 performers in state
Offering up her '.02Cents'
Halbrooks featured at next legacy event
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 7 edition
Author Charles Baxter comes to Wadena
Entertainment briefs - Aug. 24 edition
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Beef and Avocado Quesadillas
Faith briefs - Aug. 31 edition
Korean Beef Bowl
Faith briefs - Aug. 24 edition
VA hearing and vision benefits only 1 in 4 vets utilize
Your letters - Sept. 14 edition
10 overlooked VA disabilities
Minimum wage hike argument doesn't add up
What is a state patrol blood relay?
Knob Hill, MDHA sponsoring Forkhorn Field Day Oct. 1
Fly fishing class slated for May 24, 31 and June 7
Time to drop the lines
Sports briefs - April 27 edition
Chalk up a pair for the Grants
Sarah Lynn Cusey
Oryhan Mythyas Kotchen
Athena Jo Collom
Area students graduate from Bemidji State
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