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SIJHL teams meet in Dryden to discuss coming season

By Michael Christianson The Superior International Junior Hockey League hosted their annual general meeting in Dryden over the weekend. All of the teams in the league attended the meeting including the newly named Thief River Falls [...]

GM Ice Dogs have bone to pick at league AGM

By Michael Christianson The SIJHL will be hosting their annual general meeting in Dryden this year at the Holiday Inn Express on June 17 and 18. With a new team set to join the league there [...]

Fort Frances claims NorWOSSA soccer title

Dryden High School Eagles Soccer teams played host to the regional high school finals, May 25 at Rotary Park. Girls and Boys Eagles teams met Kenora counterparts in the semi-final with the boys claiming a 6-2 [...]

Athletes brave tough conditions at NW Invitational

Athletes brave tough conditions at NW Invitational

It was a very challenging weekend for competitive track and field in Dryden as the month of May saved its worst weather for the competitors of the Northwest Invitational, held Friday and Saturday. While the nasty [...]

NorWOSSA Soccer – Week Two

NorWOSSA Soccer – Week Two

A challenging home outing for the Dryden Eagles Soccer teams as they hosted NorWOSSA rivals Kenora’s Beaver Brae Broncos and the Fort Frances Muskies in regular season matches last week under cool, wet conditions. Beaver Brae’s [...]

Dryden GM Ice Dogs sign coach Walsten to three-year deal

Dryden GM Ice Dogs sign coach Walsten to three-year deal

By Michael Christianson The Dryden GM Ice Dogs held their annual general meeting last Thursday and the organization signed Kurt Walsten to a new three year deal. Walsten lead the Ice Dogs to back to back [...]

Dryden GM Ice Dogs honour players, community

Dryden GM Ice Dogs honour players, community

By Chris Marchand It was a night of great emotion as the Dryden GM Ice Dogs said goodbye to a successful season made all the more rich by upheaval and constant change. The awards dinner was [...]

Club hosts ‘Stick It’ Mini-Meet

Submitted Results from Sunset Gymnastics’ Stick It Regional Mini-Meet, held Saturday, May 2. Tuesday Rec 1/2 5:30 class- Cami Dimit gold Tory Adams silver Samantha Aho bronze Rec 1/2 6:45 class- Aurbrielle Baril gold Lila Webb [...]

Lakers grab third straight championship

Lakers grab third straight championship

By Dryden Observer Staff The Fort Frances Lakers came back last week after being down two games to one and won three straight against the Dryden GM Ice Dogs to capture their third SIJHL championship. Game [...]