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Sandy Lake’s  River Hawks claim Northern Bands victory

Sandy Lake’s River Hawks claim Northern Bands victory

By Chris Marchand There’s nothing quite like a $24,000 cheque to make a winning team smile at the end of a long, hard week of hockey. And it was fairly certain, from the first period on, [...]

Ice Dogs wrap up regular season home games

Ice Dogs wrap up regular season home games

  By Dryden Observer Staff The Dryden GM Ice Dogs played their final home games of the regular season last week and they went hard playing four games in five days. On Wednesday they hosted the [...]

Nibinamik Warriors clinch inagural Far North Ladies Broomball tournament

Nibinamik Warriors clinch inagural Far North Ladies Broomball tournament

By Michael Christianson Once again First Nations from across the north gathered in Dryden last week but it was a brand new tournament that brought them to the city this time. The Memorial Arena hosted the [...]

Dryden GM Ice Dogs lose top spot with loss to English River

Dryden GM Ice Dogs lose top spot with loss to English River

By Michael Christianson The Dryden GM Ice Dogs were in action against the Miners this week for a single game at the Cochenour Arena on Friday. Ted Davis opened the scoring for the Ice Dogs off [...]

Season ends for Eagles girls with silver medal

Season ends for Eagles girls with silver medal

The Dryden Eagles’ Cali Lappage rampages into the Muskies zone zeroing in on Fort Frances Muskies goaltender Kamryn Sandelovich during Game 2 of the NorWOSSA final series , Friday night. Despite an early powerplay goal from [...]

Registration deadline extended for Westy’s 3-on-3 Girls Hockey Tournament

Submitted The Dryden Girls Hockey Association has extended the registration deadline for the Westy’s Memorial tournament to Friday March 23. The Westy’s Memorial 3 on 3 tournament April 20-22 is a fun tournament with the intention [...]

Falcons prevail in NWOSSA battle of the birds

Falcons prevail in NWOSSA battle of the birds

Dryden High School Eagles senior Kadin Taylor goes crashing to the hardwood during Game 1 of the NWOSSA semi-final versus a tough and skilled St. Ignatius Falcons of Thunder Bay, Friday.  The Falcons set the tone [...]

Ice Dogs win three, take lead in SIJHL

By Dryden Observer Staff After playing three games in three days in Minnesota the Dryden GM Ice Dogs are now the number one team in the SIJHL. On Friday night in Thief River Jacen Bracko got [...]

Eagles Girls advance to NorWOSSA hockey final series

Eagles Girls advance to NorWOSSA hockey final series

Dryden Eagle Cali Lappage tries to find a weakness in the armor of St. Thomas Aquinas goaltender Sarah From during last Friday’s 3-0 loss on home ice. The Eagles managed to capture the semi-final series, Sunday [...]

Eagles skiers perform well at Nordic OFSAA

Eagles skiers perform well at Nordic OFSAA

By Dryden Observer Staff Dryden High School Eagles Nordic skiers were among 713 athletes gathered to try their hand at provincial level competition last week at Sudbury’s Laurentian Nordic Centre. The Eagles best result came via [...]