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By: chrismarchand - 21 June 2017 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson The Dryden Police Service got their final opportunity to address council before they decide whether or not to go ahead with a costing request from the Ontario Provincial Police for their [...]

Storm damage may be caused by ‘downburst’ phenomenon, says meteorologist
By: chrismarchand - 21 June 2017 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson Warning Preparedness Meteorologist Geoff Coulson was in Dryden last week to train another group of storm trackers in the CANWARN system of severe weather watching and reporting. With two storms hitting [...]

By: chrismarchand - 21 June 2017 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson A community in need of healing is the catalyst for a candlelight vigil being held on June 29 at Cooper Park in Dryden. The event, which starts at 7 p.m., is [...]

Seniors: don’t fall for elaborate phone scams
By: chrismarchand - 21 June 2017 - 0 Comments

By Chris Marchand Vi Stansfield isn’t quite sure what to believe anymore. It seems every time she picks up her phone in the past week, there’s an elaborate network of telephone scam artists trying [...]

By: chrismarchand - 21 June 2017 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson Ice Dogs President Mike Sveinson addressed council last week about what work is needed to be done to the Memorial Arena to prepare for the city to host the Dudley Hewitt [...]

By: chrismarchand - 21 June 2017 - 0 Comments

Submitted The Dryden District Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce that the nomination period for the 20th Annual Business Excellence Awards will be open from June 15 – July 15, 2017, and asks [...]

By: chrismarchand - 21 June 2017 - 0 Comments

Submitted All the City of Dryden’s street lights except decorative fixtures are currently being converted from the yellow-orange colour of traditional HPS (High Pressure Sodium) street lights to the natural white light provided by [...]

Get ready for Walleye Masters
By: chrismarchand - 14 June 2017 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson The movers and shakers of the northern fishing community will descend onto Dryden this weekend for the 28th annual Tbaytel Dryden Walleye Masters. The annual event will be held over June [...]

Go-Getters honour 90+ residents
By: chrismarchand - 14 June 2017 - 0 Comments

By Dryden Observer Staff Dear friends, family and dignitaries honoured some the community’s most experienced members, Saturday at the 15th annual 90+ Birthday Social for members of the Dryden Go-Getters. The most important event [...]

By: chrismarchand - 14 June 2017 - 0 Comments

By Dryden Observer Staff Dryden’s Kiwanis Club is hoping to liven up your Saturdays over the summer by introducing some new recurring events. Starting this Saturday at their waterfront headquarters near Van Horne Landing/Government [...]