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By: MichaelChristianson - 18 January 2017 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson After much debate Dryden City Council has passed their 2017 budget. The balanced budget put forth by city Treasurer Steven Lansdell-Roll boasts a zero per cent property tax increase, no reduction [...]

Confederation College celebrates 50 years
By: MichaelChristianson - 18 January 2017 - 0 Comments

  By Chris Marchand Staff and students at the Regional Campus of Confederation College here in Dryden celebrated the school’s 50th anniversary, Jan. 11. The local post-secondary education provider currently services 80 full and [...]

Milestone Rink benefits from 100 Men fundraising project
By: MichaelChristianson - 18 January 2017 - 0 Comments

  By Chris Marchand A cherished community recreation site is sporting some much-needed upgrades with some help from a community project, and their friends in the business community. After a year of fundraising and [...]

By: MichaelChristianson - 18 January 2017 - 0 Comments

By Dryden Observer Staff Dryden is making it easier for you to cast your vote. On Monday night council approved the use of Internet and telephone alternatives for the 2018 municipal election. City clerk [...]

By: MichaelChristianson - 18 January 2017 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson The Dryden GM Ice Dogs have added some depth to their lines to help push them towards an SIJHL championship. Before the trade deadline the Ice Dogs acquired four players from [...]

By: chrismarchand - 10 January 2017 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson Treasurer Steven Lansdell-Roll presented a second draft of the 2017 budget to the Committee of the Whole Monday evening in order to meet their objective of having a final budget within [...]

By: chrismarchand - 10 January 2017 - 0 Comments

Submitted The Dryden Police Services Board wishes to advise that as a result of the legal and binding arbitration ruling, a three year settlement between the Dryden Police Association and the Dryden Police Services [...]

By: chrismarchand - 10 January 2017 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson You may have noticed some new numbers on your favourite menus since the beginning of the New Year, no it’s not a new tax. On January 1, Ontario became the first [...]

By: chrismarchand - 10 January 2017 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson Dryden Police are investigating the theft of an undisclosed amount of money and damage to the auto-teller located at Baywash Carwash, 191 Duke Street, which was reported on December 31, 2016. [...]

Polar Plunge raises over $10K
By: chrismarchand - 10 January 2017 - 0 Comments

By Dryden Observer Staff What better way to ring in the New Year than by subjecting one’s body to discomfort so profound that you might even feel like a new person afterwards? Local Bed [...]