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Out on the ice at the Kinsmen Ice Fishing Derby

Out on the ice at the Kinsmen Ice Fishing Derby

Marg Saville and Rob Fuerst handle a 6 lb, 2 ounce northern pike which helped Saville capture the top prize in the weekend’s Kinsmen Ice Fishing Derby on Wabigoon Lake. Snowy weather earlier in the weekend [...]

GALLERY: A winter tradition at Rugby Creek

GALLERY: A winter tradition at Rugby Creek

The organizers of the annual Rugby Creek Winter Festival certainly picked the right weekend to host a family-friendly celebration of winter in the beautiful countryside of Eton-Rugby Township. The event enjoyed warm temperatures and bright sun [...]

GALLERY: Come Together 2012

GALLERY: Come Together 2012

Bleich presented with Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal at show Local music booster Carl Bleich was bestowed a rare honour at his ninth annual concert, Dec. 27. The producer of the Come Together and Kickin’ Country fundraisers [...]

GALLERY: Homecoming Eagles vs. St. John Tigers

GALLERY: Homecoming Eagles vs. St. John Tigers

Images from the Friday Oct. 19 Homecoming football matchup between the Dryden Eagles and the St. John Tigers. The Eagles won the game handily by a score of 33-8. Photos by Chris Marchand Submitted The Eagles [...]

Dazzling fall display

Dazzling fall display

While fall colours in the Dryden area seem muted this autumn, there are still excellent viewing opportunities for leaf-watchers who are prepared to travel off the beaten path. Dazzling fall colours were on display, Sept. 22 [...]

GALLERY: Fun at the Fall Fair

GALLERY: Fun at the Fall Fair

Images from Thursday evening’s 2012 Fall Fair Parade, the traditional kick-off to three days of events and carnival fun at the Dryden Agricultural Fairgrounds. [...]

GALLERY: Trout Forest Music Festival 2012

GALLERY: Trout Forest Music Festival 2012

Images from the 2012 Trout Forest Music Festival in Ear Falls. [...]

Eagle Lake Powwow celebrates 30 years

Eagle Lake Powwow celebrates 30 years

By Chris Marchand The shores of Eagle Lake were lined with a ribbon of tents this past weekend as scores of visitors arrived at Eagle Lake First Nation for a cultural celebration 30 years in the [...]

GALLERY – Runoff raging at Raleigh Falls

GALLERY – Runoff raging at Raleigh Falls

The popular roadside stop of Raleigh Falls, 82 kilometres east of Dryden, is a must see these days as a month of prodigious rainfalls have swollen the normally small waterfall into impressive volumes and overflow areas [...]

GALLERY: Walleye Masters Day One – a bird’s eye view

GALLERY: Walleye Masters Day One – a bird’s eye view

A fantastic start to the 2012 Shaw Walleye Masters as 125 boats roared down the Wabigoon Chain of Lakes at a 7 a.m. start to kick off the two-day tournament. While the tournament opened under a [...]