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By: chrismarchand - 02 July 2015 - 0 Comments

By Chris Marchand The Ontario Ministry of Transportation (MoT) is hoping some key changes to the maintenance contract for the Kenora area will address the issues faced by service providers in recent years in [...]

Hampton earns NDP nomination
By: chrismarchand - 02 July 2015 - 0 Comments

Former Ontario NDP leader makes switch to federal politics By Dryden Observer Staff Howard Hampton has been chosen by New Democrats in the Kenora riding to be their candidate beating out Kenora resident Pete [...]

By: chrismarchand - 02 July 2015 - 0 Comments

By Dryden Observer Staff A federal announcement of $1 million for a road project for Shoal Lake #40 last week was met with derision and dismissal last week. Kenora MP and FedNor Minister Greg [...]

By: chrismarchand - 02 July 2015 - 0 Comments

Submitted Dryden City Council demonstrated its continued support of Mr. John Cummings by naming him City Manager at the June 22, 2015 meeting of Council as the search for a CAO continues. Mr. Cummings [...]

O’Brien: be mindful of childrens’ needs of our time
By: chrismarchand - 02 July 2015 - 0 Comments

By Chris Marchand Among the annual summer onslaught of cross-Canada travellers for a cause, former national track and field team member and longtime educator Steve O’Brien is a unique personality among those who’ve taken [...]

Museum traces local tourism/outfitting’s rich history
By: chrismarchand - 02 July 2015 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson If one day this summer there is too much wind and rain to go out on the lake and enjoy your favourite pastime then why not come down to the Dryden [...]

By: chrismarchand - 02 July 2015 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson The Northwestern Health Unit hosted an event for seniors last Wednesday at their offices on Van Horne. “The point of the day today is to help people, especially the group 50 [...]

Hospital elects board of directors
By: chrismarchand - 02 July 2015 - 0 Comments

The Dryden Regional Health Centre elected Members of the Corporation and Officers of the Board at the Dryden Regional Health Centre for 2015-16 at its annual general meeting of the Corporation, June 17. Pictured [...]

Ice Dogs fundraising push begins with car wash
By: chrismarchand - 02 July 2015 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson The Dryden GM Ice Dogs were out raising money last Friday washing cars and cooking up some barbeque at Mirror Image on Scott Street. The event was the first of many [...]

FEATURE: Making island living more accessible
By: chrismarchand - 02 July 2015 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson Local media often asks you to call in when you have some news for us. That’s how this story begins and how a day of working at my desk quickly turned [...]



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