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VIDEO: GM Ice Dog Golka sets new single-season franchise scoring record

Cole Golka breaks the Dryden Ice Dogs single season record! from Blank Productions on Vimeo. Video courtesy Trevor Gauthier/BLANK Productions [...]

GM Ice Dogs stomp Fort Frances Lakers

GM Ice Dogs stomp Fort Frances Lakers

By Michael Christianson The Dryden GM Ice Dogs beat The Fort Frances Lakers 6-3 at home in one of their hardest, fastest and most physical games of the year. The Ice Dogs looked to be on [...]

OFSAA 2015: Veteran squad prepares to host local provincials

OFSAA 2015: Veteran squad prepares to host local provincials

By Chris Marchand As local schools and volunteers gear up to host another ‘AA’ provincial high school volleyball championships, they hope that Dryden catches the OFSAA spirit. Held March 9-11 (banquet on March 8), the 15-team [...]

Skating Eagles lose NorWOSSA battles

Skating Eagles lose NorWOSSA battles

Above: Eagles hockey players Liam Wrolstad and Ben Silander try to get clear of their Muskies challengers during Game 3 of the NorWOSSA championship series, last week. After leading off the series with a 3-1 win, [...]

GM Ice Dogs lose four straight

GM Ice Dogs lose four straight

By Michael Christianson The Dryden GM Ice Dogs lost four straight over four days this week but managed to pick up 3 overtime points. Wednesday’s game saw the Ice Dogs fall to Fort Frances in a [...]

Intense action in NorWOSSA finals

Intense action in NorWOSSA finals

Championship wins for Sr. boys/girls, Jr. boys By Chris Marchand What good is hosting the upcoming provincial ‘AA’ high school girls volleyball championships if you haven’t proven yourselves the best team in your league? So it [...]

Splash 2015: Dryden Dolphins host regional meet

Splash 2015: Dryden Dolphins host regional meet

By Chris Marchand The pool deck of Dryden Pool and Fitness Centre was standing room only this past weekend as 90 swimmers from around the region gathered for Splash 2015. The three day event attracted competitors [...]

Big action at Little Bands

Big action at Little Bands

By Michael Christianson Over 900 young hockey players, as well as their families and coaches, descended on Dryden this week for the fourteenth annual Little Bands Hockey Tournament. Fifty-two teams competed in a total of 174 [...]

GM Ice Dogs split weekend series with North Stars

GM Ice Dogs split weekend series with North Stars

By Michael Christianson Depending which game you went to this weekend in the Ice Dogs double-header against the Thunder Bay North Stars you saw two very different teams. On Friday the 13th the Dryden GM Ice [...]

Eagles skiers perch on NWOSSA podium

Eagles skiers perch on NWOSSA podium

Dryden High School’s Nordic Ski Team performed well at the recent NWOSSA ski championships in Kenora, Feb. 9. Senior boys competitor Ilya Perkins took third place while girls counterpart Andie Wood took the top-finish with teammate [...]