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Squish the Fish! Eagles claim 36-13 win under the lights

Squish the Fish! Eagles claim 36-13 win under the lights

Dryden High School Eagles Quarterback Braydon Hansson does his best to dodge a tackle during last Friday’s impressive 36-13 victory over the Fort Frances Muskies. With a strong Eagles offensive line poking holes in the Muskies, [...]

Roster still under construction, says GM Ice Dogs’ Walsten

By Chris Marchand A sign on the door of the Dryden GM Ice Dogs locker room might still read ‘under construction’. With the regular season set to begin this week in a home and home set [...]

Peacock to head marketing for hockey club

Peacock to head marketing for hockey club

By Chris Marchand The Dryden GM Ice Dogs have added another local professional with skills to offer to their ranks. The club announced the addition of Tyler Peacock, last week, to the position of VP of [...]

Track project’s grand opening, Sept. 12

Track project’s grand opening, Sept. 12

By Dryden Observer Staff The Kenora Patricia District School Board (KPDSB) and Dryden High School (DHS) along with Dryden Athletics, would like to invite you to the grand opening of DHS’s new Harry McMaster track on [...]

Eagles prep for night game vs. Muskies, Sept 12

Eagles prep for night game vs. Muskies, Sept 12

A scene from a Dryden Eagles Football practice at Harry McMaster Field, last week as the squad prepped to meet Winnipeg’s Elmwood Giants, Sept. 5. The game would not end in the Eagles’ favour however as [...]

Dryden anglers among the best at Red Lake Fall Classic

By Dryden Observer Staff You have to let the locals win sometimes. Nevertheless, Dryden anglers were again among the top prize winners at this weekend’s Red Lake Fall Classic walleye tournament. While they couldn’t quite match [...]

Three-peat for Dumpbears

Three-peat for Dumpbears

By Dryden Observer Staff For a third straight year the PI Dumpbears ran away with the Dryden Mixed Slo-Pitch League championship. The Dumpbears took the league title in a 21-7 A-side final win over the Beer [...]

Eagles soar at National Youth Track and Field Championships

Submitted It was an unprecedented showing for DHS track and field athletes Andie Wood and Jacob Bilous at the Canadian Legion Track and Field Championships held in Langley BC Aug 15-17. Both Andie and Jacob won [...]

Darts duo Brisson, MacIsaac claim silver at 55+ Ontario Seniors Games

Darts duo Brisson, MacIsaac claim silver at 55+ Ontario Seniors Games

Local darts competitors Bill MacIsaac (front left) and Art Brisson brought home the silver medal from the 55+ Ontario Seniors Games in Windsor last week and now head to nationals in Edmonton this week. Fellow darts [...]

McMonagle and crew claim fleet win at LOWISA 49

McMonagle and crew claim fleet win at LOWISA 49

By Chris Marchand A local skipper and his crew of sailors have represented the Dryden Yacht Club with distinction in the popular Lake Of The Woods International Sailing Association (LOWISA) 49. Randy McMonagle with his able [...]