Dryden Thompson Begins Rehabilitation At Craig Hospital
January 15, 2022
by Laurel Latham
When Dryden Thompson was given the opportunity to take a lineman position with Xcel Energy in Grand Forks, he jumped at the chance. Dryden's girlfriend of eight years, Grace Pederson, is employed in Fargo, and he would be much closer to her than with his current job as lineman with Otter Tail Power in Hallock.
"On Friday, August 27, my son Dryden made the drive from Grand Forks to Fargo to see Grace," said Rick Thompson. "By Sunday he wasn't feeling very well so he did a drive-thru rapid covid test that came up positive. Then on Monday morning when he got out of bed he co...