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High-flying Eagles alumni flag football

Former DHS alumni play a second annual flag football tournament in what’s fast becoming a summer tradition at DHS. This year’s event featured four teams and 34 players who gathered to help celebrate a banner year [...]

Little Bands returns for 2018

Little Bands returns for 2018

By Dryden Observer Staff After much negotiation, The Little Bands Native Youth Hockey Tournament Committee in partnership with the City of Dryden and Eagle Lake First Nation, is pleased to announce that the 2018 tournament will [...]

Ice Dogs sign new talent

By Dryden Observer Staff The Dryden GM Ice Dogs have had a busy off season as they prepare to host the Dudley Hewitt Cup. The team has made a few signings and trades to assure they [...]

Track athlete Gardner a provincial champion

Track athlete Gardner a provincial champion

Representing Northwestern Ontario at the Ontario Special Olympics in Peel Region last week, Dominique Gardner did Dryden proud on the track with championship gold medal performances in the 800 metres, 1500m and 3,000m distances. Dominique has a [...]

DHS Alumni flag football game, Saturday

By Dryden Observer Staff Former DHS students are reminded of the Eagles Booster Club’s July 15th event which hopes to build on the success of last year and celebrate the first perfect season in school history. [...]

2017 Dryden Kinsmen Dragon Boat Festival

2017 Dryden Kinsmen Dragon Boat Festival

Another one for the books as local teams took to the Wabigoon River in the annual Canada Day Kinsmen Dragon Boat Festival — a fundraiser for the Dryden regional Health Centre’s ‘Still Me’ Program.      [...]

Morwood takes 4th Dryden Triathlon win

Morwood takes 4th Dryden Triathlon win

By Dryden Observer Staff The ceaseless weekend rains finally relented, as if they knew there was a race to be run. And, as in years past, a similar narrative emerged as Kenora’s Dan Morwood caught up [...]

2nd annual Eagles alumni flag football event, July 15

Submitted After the success of Eagles Football last year, the team will be celebrating the first perfect season in Dryden High School Football history and paying tribute to fallen alumnus Sterling Warren (2006) who passed away [...]

Eagles aim to stay humble for new campaign

Eagles aim to stay humble for new campaign

By Sarah McCarthy After an undefeated, Championship 2016 season the Dryden Eagles Football team was back on the field preparing for this fall. The Eagles started practicing basic drills and plays throughout the month of May [...]

2017 DHS Eagles Athletic Awards

2017 DHS Eagles Athletic Awards

By Chris Marchand There was a long night ahead for the dozens of Dryden High School athletes who gathered for a send-off worthy of a very successful year for school teams in regional and provincial competition. [...]