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By: MichaelChristianson - 07 December 2016 - 0 Comments

By Chris Marchand A human resources problem lies at the heart of complex and multi-layered challenges of the delivery of health care in Dryden, say local doctors and hospital administrators. While patients have expressed [...]

By: MichaelChristianson - 07 December 2016 - 0 Comments

By Chris Marchand Dingwall Clinic and Dryden Regional Hospital physicians and staff offer the following tips to help you go about accessing care in the most efficient way possible: Avoid busy periods Dr. Stephen [...]

By: MichaelChristianson - 07 December 2016 - 0 Comments

By Chris Marchand With funding more than doubled to the region’s three homeless shelters, Kenora District Services Board CAO Henry Wall says shelter operators can focus on helping their clients rather than fundraising to [...]

By: MichaelChristianson - 07 December 2016 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson Three months after the Dryden Recreation Extension And Modification (DREAM) committee first put up their fundraising thermometer outside of Memorial Arena the project is already nearing it’s first milestone. $25,000 is [...]

By: MichaelChristianson - 30 November 2016 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson Dryden Council opened their doors last week for a public open house regarding future budgets and paying down the city’s debt was on everyone’s mind. This was new treasurer Steven Landsdell-Roll’s [...]

By: MichaelChristianson - 30 November 2016 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson Dryden council announced last week that they have taken the necessary steps to receive funding from the Ontario Municipal Disaster Recovery Assistance Program. The cost of damages resulting from the storm [...]

New facilities for telemedicine program at DRHC
By: MichaelChristianson - 30 November 2016 - 0 Comments

  By Chris Marchand An important tool to help overcome geographical challenges to health care delivery has been given a new, more spacious home at Dryden Regional Health Centre (DRHC). DRHC’s Telemedicine Department recently [...]

By: MichaelChristianson - 30 November 2016 - 0 Comments

By Chris Marchand Winter is coming. And it’s going to be, well… a little colder than normal, though nothing outside the realm of Canadian experience and certainly not on par with the ‘polar vortex’ [...]

Dingwall Ford makes the big move
By: MichaelChristianson - 30 November 2016 - 0 Comments

 By Michael Christianson After a lot of time and effort the new Dingwall Ford opened in Dryden on November 14 and the new centralized location will offer everything one could need. Dingwall Ford is [...]

By: MichaelChristianson - 23 November 2016 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson Dryden Treasurer Steven Lansdell-Roll presented his 2017 capital budget program as well as the Q3 financial report to council on Monday. Council was receptive to a prioritized list of capital requirements [...]