Latest Articles

Attempted arson at ball pavilion
By: chrismarchand - 17 October 2014 - 0 Comments

By Chris Marchand An attempt to burn down a local recreational facility is being treated very seriously, say police. Dryden Chief of Police Rob Davis says police are hoping to enlist the help of [...]

By: chrismarchand - 17 October 2014 - 0 Comments

By Samantha Hawkins With 20 people signing up with a $1,000 deposit, the Seniors’ Cooperative Housing project is moving ahead full steam. Northern Lights Credit Union (NLCU) President and CEO and project spearhead, Ernie [...]

City and Domtar working on agreement
By: chrismarchand - 17 October 2014 - 0 Comments

By Dryden Observer Staff A ray of hope in the City of Dryden and Domtar Inc.’s long running game of chess over property assessment and taxation. The two parties issued a joint press release, [...]

By: chrismarchand - 17 October 2014 - 0 Comments

Urban aboriginal voters wielding growing political clout, says DNFC Executive Director By Samantha Hawkins The Dryden Native Friendship Centre (DNFC) is hosting an open electoral candidates meet and greet on October 16 from 6 [...]

A child is much more than just a diagnosis — St. Joseph’s School staff recognized for work to support students with Autism
By: chrismarchand - 17 October 2014 - 0 Comments

By Samantha Hawkins St. Joseph’s School in Dryden has been recognized by Child and Community Resources (CCR) for their exceptional work with children and families, and received the Lois Mahon, Real People Doing Exceptional [...]

By: chrismarchand - 17 October 2014 - 0 Comments

By Dryden Observer Staff Kenora District Services Board (KDSB) hired a new CAO effective November 10, 2014. Mr. Heinrich (Henry) Wall, the treasurer with the Municipality of Sioux Lookout for the past five years [...]

Communities partnering to organize Regional Distribution Centre for Far North
By: chrismarchand - 17 October 2014 - 0 Comments

By Samantha Hawkins Three communities have joined forces to develop a regional, cooperative food and goods distribution centre, to be located at the Sioux Lookout Airport, in order to help supply nutritious, fresh and [...]

By: chrismarchand - 17 October 2014 - 0 Comments

Presented in alphabetical order: Gordon Dingman — running for Mayor Current Municipality of Machin Mayor Gord Dingman is running for re-election in the 2014 campaign and says he is pleased with what they accomplished [...]

By: chrismarchand - 17 October 2014 - 0 Comments

By Chris Marchand Text messaging is a form of communication that has rapidly found a place in the life of anyone with a cell phone and is a go-to medium for engaging young people. [...]

Candidates talk taxes, economic development and harmony
By: chrismarchand - 08 October 2014 - 0 Comments

By Chris Marchand Local voters emerged from last week’s All Candidates Forum with a better sense of what the respective candidates in the 2014 Municipal election stand for. Hosted and moderated by the Dryden [...]



Page 1 of 13612345...102030...Last »