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Dryden hosts Sunset Country Region skate testing

Dryden hosts Sunset Country Region skate testing

Submitted by Janice Radburn The Dryden Skating Club hosted the Sunset Country Region High Test session this past weekend, Feb. 6-8. Figure skaters from Kenora, Eagle Lake, Dryden, Keewatin, Border and Balmertown Clubs arrived throughout the [...]

Podium finishes for skiing Eagles at local NorWOSSA event

Podium finishes for skiing Eagles at local NorWOSSA event

Old Man Winter finally relaxed his icy grip on the thermostat last week enough to run the NorWOSSA Nordic Ski Championship at Dryden Ski Club, Feb. 5. The event saw two prior cancellations, Monday and Wednesday [...]

NorWOSSA resolves recruiting issue

Regional high school sports authority lifts most sanctions against Kenora school after recruiting infraction By Dryden Observer Staff Kenora’s St. Thomas Aquinas junior boys basketball team is again eligible to compete in the regional high school [...]

GM Ice Dogs’ Golka on a rampage

GM Ice Dogs’ Golka on a rampage

By Dryden Observer Staff It’s not at all unreasonable to say that Dryden GM Ice Dogs forward Cole Golka may have walked away with the Superior International Junior Hockey League’s scoring title before Christmas. The native [...]

GM Ice Dogs exact revenge on Iron Rangers, drop game to Miners

GM Ice Dogs exact revenge on Iron Rangers, drop game to Miners

By Dryden Observer Staff Some bad blood from the Dryden GM Ice Dogs’ recent road trip to Hoyt Lakes spilled over into last Friday’s matchup at home. A proper 7-1 drubbing would ensue at the hands [...]

Volunteers needed for Nordic NorWOSSA

By Dryden Observer Staff A strong Dryden High School Eagles Nordic Ski Team is looking for a few volunteers to help run the regional high school nordic skiing championships, Wednesday Feb. 4. Cross-country skiers from across [...]

Eagles Girls split exhibition series with LU team

Eagles Girls split exhibition series with LU team

The Dryden High School Eagles Girls Hockey Team made the most of a terrific chance to face some stiff opposition over the weekend as the high school team hosted the LU ladies Thunderwolves (club team) in [...]

Paperkings at Fort Frances tourney

Paperkings at Fort Frances tourney

Dryden Paperkings goalie Brayden Landrie stops Nolan Mann of the Fort Frances Atom ‘AA’ Canadians in a 0-0 tie between the two teams during a ‘AA’ tournament over the weekend in Fort Frances. Dryden finished out [...]

16th Annual Kathy Sanders Memorial Tournament draws 17 teams

16th Annual Kathy Sanders Memorial Tournament draws 17 teams

Above A member of the Dryden Atom Machine takes the puck out of her zone during the opening game of the 16th Annual Kathy Sanders Memorial Hockey Tournament. The Machine fininshed in fourth place in their [...]

Juniors beat Muskies 54-48

Juniors beat Muskies 54-48

Dryden Eagles junior basketballer Graham Szmon drives past The Fort Frances Muskies Doug DeBenardaux during a NorWOSSA?regular season match up, Monday at Dryden High School. The juniors won their game 54-48 with Thomas Moline leading scoring [...]