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By: MichaelChristianson - 24 August 2016 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson August 9 was a very special day for the Dryden Regional Health Centre. The DRHC received a $100,000 donation from a former patient who has chosen to remain anonymous. The donor [...]

Arena group gets hands dirty
By: MichaelChristianson - 24 August 2016 - 0 Comments

  By Michael Christianson Dryden Recreation Extension and Modification (DREAM) group had all hands on deck at the Memorial Arena last weekend getting some first steps into their goal of fixing up the facility. [...]

By: MichaelChristianson - 24 August 2016 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson New rules that came into effect on August 24 means those who have been approved by their doctor to use medicinal cannabis will now be allowed to grow a limited amount [...]

Dingwall/Samsal win bass tournament
By: MichaelChristianson - 24 August 2016 - 0 Comments

  By Michael Christianson Scott Dingwall and Jay Samsal took home the 2016 Dryden Bass Championship on Sunday. The pair are no strangers to the fishing winners circle, they also won the Dryden Walleye [...]

Big shoes to fill as GM Ice Dogs welcome fresh faces to training camp
By: MichaelChristianson - 24 August 2016 - 0 Comments

  By Michael Christianson The Dryden GM Ice Dogs held their annual training camp last weekend and the team is already looking at who can fill the gaps left by players such as Kyle [...]

Moody Jamboree celebrates 15 years
By: MichaelChristianson - 24 August 2016 - 0 Comments

    By Chris Marchand An annual local music tradition got going a few weeks later than usual this year, but fans of the Moody Jamboree got their fill this past weekend on McKee [...]

Northern homecoming – Cofield and Fischler stay in the moment in Lokah Sangha gig
By: MichaelChristianson - 24 August 2016 - 0 Comments

By Chris Marchand A far-flung former Drydenite played his guitar and sang for a crowd with some help from friends old and new, Aug. 9 at Lokah Sangha Yoga. Born in Dryden and hailing [...]

By: MichaelChristianson - 24 August 2016 - 0 Comments

Submitted Five teenagers. Four books. Three provinces. Two coaches. One goal. Some might say that Canadian Midwest 2 (CMD 2) was the best team at the International Bible Quiz Competition. Julia B. (Yorkton,SK), Amy [...]

The road to Kingston paved with a thousand Hip songs
By: MichaelChristianson - 24 August 2016 - 0 Comments

By Michael Moski Bill Barilko disappeared… explodes from stage to the screaming crowd. Not a single person is sitting in one of the ~6000 seats in the Rogers K-Rock Center. Gord hikes up his [...]

Swamped: Heavy rain event tests limits of local infrastructure
By: chrismarchand - 17 August 2016 - 0 Comments

By Chris Marchand The cleanup and repairs continue following a severe weather event that pounded the city with over 15 centimetres of rain throughout the late afternoon and early evening, Aug. 12. At press [...]