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GALLERY: Winter Magic

GALLERY: Winter Magic

Snow plastered trees are lit by coloured LED lights in a composite photograph of three 30 second exposures taken near Wabigoon over the weekend. The woods in the area are a lovely place for a snowshow [...]

Cool digs

Cool digs

  Hans Ullman dabbles in the art of ice building at lakefront home By Chris Marchand Learning to appreciate the beauty of ice can be one way to embrace the season here in Northwestern Ontario. For local [...]

King of the ‘Dad joke’

King of the ‘Dad joke’

Dad-joke cracking entertainer Al Simmons is a man who wears a lot of hats — all of his own design. The veteran childrens performer captivated an audience of all ages at Friday evening’s Dryden Children’s Delight [...]

Eagles host high school teams

Eagles host high school teams

Dryden High School  Eagles hockey player Pierce Brown fires a shot under the arm of a Beaver Brae Broncos goaltender during a 5-3 win over their Kenora rivals in a Friday morning game of their host [...]

Guitar Project musicians return north

Guitar Project musicians return north

Chattanooga Tennessee musicians Tim Cofield (left) and Lon Eldridge (seated) brainstorm some fast lyrics to a song they were constructing with the help of Dryden High School Music students, offering them a crash course in the [...]

FEATURE: Wild and Untamed Things — Rocky Horror Show a seven month journey for cast and crew of Theatre 17 production

FEATURE: Wild and Untamed Things — Rocky Horror Show a seven month journey for cast and crew of Theatre 17 production

By Dryden Observer Staff Many many months of…toil from the cast and crew of Theatre 17’s production of the Rocky Horror Show came to life on the stage of The Centre Nov. 2-4 in a ribald [...]

Autumn interrupted…

Autumn interrupted…

A heavy load of wet heavy snow weighs down colourful autumn leaves that hadn’t yet had a chance to fall on Princess St. as a early winter storm descended upon the region Oct. 26, closing highways [...]

Pink the Rink: Busy week as GM Ice Dogs host Norskies, North Stars and Iron Rangers

Pink the Rink: Busy week as GM Ice Dogs host Norskies, North Stars and Iron Rangers

By Dryden Observe Staff The Dryden GM Ice Dogs played three games at home over the weekend and each night offered something unique. On Friday was the much-anticipated game against the number one team in the [...]

GALLERY: A View of Eternity

GALLERY: A View of Eternity

Those with their eyes on the skies, Friday night, were feeling pretty small and insignificant as the milky way galaxy unfolded to the naked eye in the moonless sky adding unnerving depth to an already spectacular [...]

GALLERY: Lean On Me — Hundreds compete in Annual Turkey Trot Cross Country Race

GALLERY: Lean On Me — Hundreds compete in Annual Turkey Trot Cross Country Race

Wearing wings and a tutu, Dryden High School Eagles Cross Country runner Josh Carruthers emerges from the woods like a strange angel of mercy as he offers some sportsmanlike assistance to a Kenora Beaver Brae Broncos [...]