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Markowski headed to Canadian Junior Championships

Markowski headed to Canadian Junior Championships

Local golfer Kirk Markowski captured first place in the 17-18 age division at the Manitoba Junior Golf Championship last week with scores of 73-75-80 and 75 at Transcona and Elmhurst golf clubs. He then won a [...]

9th Annual Martin Anderson Memorial Golf Tournament

9th Annual Martin Anderson Memorial Golf Tournament

The ninth annual Martin Anderson Memorial Golf Tournament in support of Junior ‘A’ Hockey was a well attended event, Saturday, as 88 golfers braved uncertain weather at Anderson’s Homestead Golf Course for 18 holes of golf, [...]

Minor Hockey to host Habs Alumni game

By Chris Marchand Some legends of the world of hockey will face-off against local players in a November 6 fundraiser game for Dryden Minor Hockey Association (DMHA). While a lineup is still uncertain, the group has [...]

Pronger to be inducted into Hall of Fame

Pronger to be inducted into Hall of Fame

By Dryden Obsever Staff Dryden’s most well known hockey player will soon be inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame. Nicklas Lidstrom, Sergei Fedorov, Chris Pronger, Phil Housley, Angela Ruggiero, Peter Karmanos Jr. and Bill Hay [...]

Caution host Sioux Legends

Caution host Sioux Legends

Kristen Bartlett of Dryden’s Sew What Caution considers intervening on a ball played by a Sioux Lookout Legends player during league play last week at Rotary Park, July 2. Photo by Chris Marchand [...]

Play at third base

Play at third base

It doesn’t look good for Melissa ‘Moose’ Palermo of the QSL Tackle Rivals as she slides into third base, played by Heather Friesen of the Ricci Trucking Devils in Ladies Fastpitch action last week at the [...]

Kenora’s Morwood grabs third-straight Dryden Triathlon

Kenora’s Morwood grabs third-straight Dryden Triathlon

By Michael Christianson Sunday morning may have looked overcast and dreary to some but the winner of the Dryden Triathlon says he couldn’t have asked for a better day. Dan Morwood from Kenora won his third [...]

Kids and Cops fishing tourney reels ‘em in

Kids and Cops fishing tourney reels ‘em in

By Dryden Observer Staff Young anglers were every bit as charged to fish as the competitors of the Dryden Walleye Masters this weekend as hundreds flooded the Government Dock for the annual Kids and Cops Fishing [...]

Wood, Lindquist, Benham named DHS athletes of the year

Wood, Lindquist, Benham named DHS athletes of the year

By Chris Marchand To call the 2014-15 athletic season at DHS anything less than remarkable, would do it a disservice. The opening of a new track facility, a football squad who finished with an unheard of [...]

Dryden’s Raine wins Calder Cup with Monarchs

Dryden’s Raine wins Calder Cup with Monarchs

By Michael Christianson Dryden’s own Kevin Raine has added another trophy to his shelf. Raine and the Manchester Monarchs won the American Hockey League’s Calder Cup with a 2-1 win against the Utica Comets in Game [...]