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By: MichaelChristianson - 25 May 2016 - 0 Comments

By Chris Marchand The past two weeks have held their share of critical moments for the region’s Forest Fire Management Program. While the entire nation was transfixed by the recent loss of over 1,600 [...]

By: MichaelChristianson - 25 May 2016 - 0 Comments

By Dryden Observer Staff The Northwest Catholic District School board is investigating the feasibility of providing Catholic Education at the secondary school level through the establishment of a Catholic secondary school in Fort Frances [...]

By: MichaelChristianson - 25 May 2016 - 0 Comments

Submitted Working smoke alarms saved three persons from serious injury this weekend at a Dryden Arthur St. twelve unit townhouse complex. A neigbour called 911 at 3:15am Saturday May 21, for a smoke alarm [...]

New Digs for Lokah Sangha Yoga
By: MichaelChristianson - 25 May 2016 - 0 Comments

Submitted It was a community effort as fellow Yogis and friends gathered to put the final touches on Lokah Sangha Yoga’s (LSY) new studio location. What started out as a small dream 3 years [...]

By: MichaelChristianson - 19 May 2016 - 0 Comments

By Dryden Observer Staff Days after appointing a new Treasurer the City of Dryden has appointed former Dryden Development Corporation chairman, and current President and CEO of Northern Lights Credit Union Ernie Remillard to [...]

By: MichaelChristianson - 18 May 2016 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson Steven Lansdell-Roll has been named Dryden’s next treasurer, starting in his position on July 4. Lansdell-Roll was born and raised in Dryden. He has been living with his wife, also from [...]

By: MichaelChristianson - 18 May 2016 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson Dayna DeBenedet and Lucille Ayers presented the Dryden Public Library’s ambitious three year strategic plan Monday night to city council. Imagine, discover, connect is the slogan of this new venture and [...]

By: MichaelChristianson - 18 May 2016 - 0 Comments

By Chris Marchand The heart-wrenching loss of over 1,600 homes in Fort McMurray, AB in a recent forest fire catastrophe feels like a wake-up call to every community with the woods on its doorstep. [...]

Red Cross disaster relief trailers roll into the region
By: MichaelChristianson - 18 May 2016 - 0 Comments

  By Michael Christianson Red Cross rolled out new trailers last week that will aid in disaster response across the region. The five new trailers will be stocked with enough supplies to set up [...]

Houseboat Rental new to Eagle Lake
By: MichaelChristianson - 18 May 2016 - 0 Comments

  By Chris Marchand The expanse and complex archipelagos of Eagle Lake can take a lifetime to explore, but you can get a lot more exploring done when you don’t have to head home [...]