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Busy start to 2018 for GM Ice Dogs

Busy start to 2018 for GM Ice Dogs

By Dryden Observer Staff The Dryden GM Ice Dogs started 2018 with four games last week. The first game of the year was a road game against the English River Miners. The first goal of the [...]

Dogs’ Bracko second in SIJHL for points going into 2018

Dogs’ Bracko second in SIJHL for points going into 2018

By Dryden Observer Staff The Canadian Junior Hockey League released their list of top five point producers in each of the 10 leagues that comprise the CJHL. Dryden GM Ice Dogs Jacen Bracko is second in [...]

Winter wheels

Winter wheels

Local fat-tire mountain bike enthusiast Gene Ecker got bundled up for a Christmas Eve Day adventure with friends in -24C on the lovely Starlight trail — part of the Ghost/Mavis Lake Trail Network. Several of the [...]

Volleyball Eagles host tournament 

Volleyball Eagles host tournament 

   Dryden Eagles Blue Squad (Juniors) member Lily Murrell warms up before a Friday afternoon game during the round-robin portion of a 12-team tournament hosted by DHS over the weekend, inviting teams from around the region. [...]

GM Ice Dogs face tough battles in Minnesota

GM Ice Dogs face tough battles in Minnesota

By Dryden Observer Staff The Dryden GM Ice Dogs were down in Minnesota this week for three games in three days.   On Friday the team was in Hoyt Lakes to take on the Iron Rangers. [...]

Busy week for Eagles girls team

Busy week for Eagles girls team

Fort Frances Muskies goaltender Kamryn Sandelovich cuts off the angle for Dryden Eagles forward Cali Lappage during second period action, Dec. 6 at Dryden Memorial Arena. The Eagles clinched the game 5-4 in overtime. In a [...]

OHF introducing half-ice practices for youth hockey players for next season

Submitted The Ontario Hockey Federation (OHF) is proactively approaching a nation-wide initiative which will see more kids at younger ages playing and practising hockey in age-appropriate programming. Starting in the 2019-2020 season, Hockey Canada has mandated [...]

The Dudley’s in the details: Dudley Hewitt tournament planning committee announces new initiatives

By Dryden Observer Staff The Dryden GM Ice Dogs and Dudley-Hewitt Cup Planning Committee provided an update on the Dudley-Hewitt Cup Championship 2018 planning as well as announced a few exciting initiatives tied to the spring [...]

Atoms host tournament

Atoms host tournament

Action scenes from an Atom division tournament hosted by Dryden Minor Hockey over the weekend.  Photos by Michael Christianson [...]

Eagles, Rams and….bears?

Eagles, Rams and….bears?

The Dryden Eagles hosted the Red Lake Rams for their annual Teddy Bear Toss game. The Rams defeated the Eagles 5-4. Jacob Lugli scored twice for the Eagles, while Nathan Ho and Randy Russell added singles. [...]