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Final series heads home for Games 3, 4

Final series heads home for Games 3, 4

By Dryden Observer Staff The Dryden GM Ice Dogs proved they earned their spot in the finals with a convincing win in Game 1 of the Bill Salonen cup finals in Fort Frances on Thursday. Josh [...]

Competitive season underway for Panthers gymnasts

Competitive season underway for Panthers gymnasts

Submitted   The Sunset Gymnastics Club competitive team has begun another action packed season of tumbling around gyms in Ontario and Manitoba.  Our first meet of the year saw nine girls travel to Winnipeg to compete [...]

Kenora Thistles host local ID camp

Kenora Thistles host local ID camp

While the snow may still be piled high on the ground, ice-time is in short supply in the region. That may be one of the reasons the Kenora Thistles Midget AAA team chose Dryden as a [...]

Youth Dryland Training session draws wide variety of athletes

Youth Dryland Training session draws wide variety of athletes

By Chris Marchand A free all-day dryland fitness training session offered young athletes inroads to a variety of athletics experiences and resources, Saturday. Drawing 45 kids from a diverse sporting backgrounds from swimming to hockey, the [...]

‘Dogs 20 year olds reflect and get set for playoffs

‘Dogs 20 year olds reflect and get set for playoffs

By Michael Christianson The Dryden GM Ice Dogs are once again entering into the post-season but for seven members of the Ice Dogs this their last shot at bringing the Bill Salonen cup back home. These [...]

GM Ice Dogs face North Stars in semi-final playoff series

The Superior International Junior Hockey League announced Wednesday the schedule for the upcoming semifinal series between the No. 2 Dryden GM Ice Dogs and the No. 3 Thunder Bay North Stars. This best-of-seven match-up will commence [...]

Tough weekend in Minnesota closes Dryden GM Ice Dogs season

By Dryden Observer Staff The Dryden GM Ice Dogs played a pair of back-to-back games against the Minnesota Iron Rangers south of the border to close out their regular season. The Iron Rangers struck first on [...]

SIJHL announces nominees and Thief River Falls expansion team

By Dryden Observer Staff The regular season of the SIJHL has wrapped up but much is happening around the league. Last weekend the league announced their finalists for individual player awards for the 2015-16 season. Among the [...]