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Ice Dogs win two on the road vs. Lakers, Miners

Ice Dogs win two on the road vs. Lakers, Miners

  By Dryden Observer Staff The boys are back in town tonight after a weekend on the road. On Friday night the Dryden GM Ice Dogs took to the ice in Fort Frances to take on [...]

Senior basketballers outgunned in NWOSSA final

By Chris Marchand The Dryden High School Eagles senior girls basketball team took on a talented Hammarskjold Vikings squad to settle the NWOSSA championship, Nov. 19, in Thunder Bay. It would mark the end of the [...]

‘Dogs on top after three game road swing

By Dryden Observer Staff The Dryden GM Ice Dogs played 3 games straight in Minnesota over the weekend and returned home with all six points. Friday night the boys played the Iron Rangers in Hoyt Lakes. [...]

Undefeated – DHS Eagles cap perfect 10-0 season with championship win over Portage

Undefeated – DHS Eagles cap perfect 10-0 season with championship win over Portage

  By Chris Marchand The Dryden High School Eagles capped off a perfect 10-0 season, Nov. 9 claiming a 21-0 win over the Portage Collegiate Trojans in the Winnipeg High School Football League’s Canad Inns Bowl [...]

Tough schedule brings out grit in Ice Dogs squad

Tough schedule brings out grit in Ice Dogs squad

By Dryden Observer Staff The Dryden GM Ice Dogs had a busy week of games that began at home last Wednesday. The English River Miners came to town and it was a special night as fans [...]

Miners continue winning ways

Miners continue winning ways

By Dryden Observer Staff The Dryden GM Ice Dogs travelled on the weekend to take on the English River Miners. The first period would see no penalties until the final minute of the frame and the [...]

Leave No Doubt – Eagles take powerful resolve into championship final, Nov. 9

Leave No Doubt – Eagles take powerful resolve into championship final, Nov. 9

By Chris Marchand The Neelin Spartans player had only been free of the ball for a fraction of a second before a Dryden Eagle carrying the momentum of a half-dozen full strides in his direction had [...]

Eagles headed for semi-finals at IG field

Eagles headed for semi-finals at IG field

  Submitted by Geoff Zilkalns In the first playoff game to be hosted in Dryden since the team joined the WHSFL for the 2001 season the Blue and Gold were supported by an enthusiastic crowd. The [...]

Ice Dogs reflect on 10th annual cancer game

Ice Dogs reflect on 10th annual cancer game

By Michael Christianson This year was the tenth anniversary of the Dryden GM Ice Dogs Pink the Rink in support of cancer research game. The annual game has become a staple in the community as a [...]

Streaking Miners claim back-to-back wins over Ice Dogs

Streaking Miners claim back-to-back wins over Ice Dogs

  By Dryden Observer Staff The Dryden GM Ice Dogs played the English River Miners twice on the weekend, Friday night in Dryden and Saturday night in Red Lake at the Cochenour Arena. On Friday night [...]