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By: chrismarchand - 14 April 2016 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson April 1 marked the beginning of the season for firefighters at the Ministry of Natural Resources and the MNR wants to remind you of your responsibilities during the forest fire season. [...]

By: chrismarchand - 14 April 2016 - 0 Comments

By Dryden Observer Staff Twice voted down by Dryden City Council in 2012, a ‘code of conduct’ document governing the behaviour of elected municipal officials was recently added to the city books. Sandwiched among [...]

By: chrismarchand - 14 April 2016 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson Discover the talent in your own backyard. Each year the Dryden District Museum and the Dryden Artists Association team up to highlight local artists and display their work. This year’s show [...]

By: chrismarchand - 12 April 2016 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson The city of Dryden will not be implementing a healthy care levy of $1.50 per household per month as was requested by the Dryden Regional Health Services Foundation. The city received [...]

By: chrismarchand - 31 March 2016 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson In Ottawa last week the Liberal government tabled their first budget. MP Bob Nault pointed out some of the key pieces to this budget and how they will benefit the Kenora [...]

GALLERY: Spring has sprung  at Egli’s Sheep Farm
By: chrismarchand - 31 March 2016 - 0 Comments

Scenes from Egli’s Sheep Farm’s annual Open Barn event, held this past weekend. As always the event drew huge numbers of participants to Minnitaki to see the newly born baby animals like lambs, goats, [...]

By: chrismarchand - 24 March 2016 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson The Dryden Regional Health Centre is asking council to consider the implementation of a health care levy of $1.50 per month per household. DRHC Fundraising Coordinator Chuck Schmitt addressed council regarding [...]

Sweets’ big adventure — Local animal lovers come to rescue of lost feline for travellers
By: chrismarchand - 24 March 2016 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson Shelley Lepage was travelling through Dryden last week with her husband to start new lives in Calgary. The pair, who are moving from Kingston to Calgary, stopped into Dryden to fill [...]

By: chrismarchand - 24 March 2016 - 0 Comments

  Submitted Hockey Northwestern Ontario, is proud to announce the Respect in Sport Parent program will be used in the branch, effective for the 2016-2017 season.  A parent or guardian of all Novice and [...]

Dingwall Ford moving into former IGA grocery space
By: chrismarchand - 24 March 2016 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson A prime piece of Dryden real estate will soon house the new Dingwall Ford Millenium Facility. Construction is currently underway at the former IGA to revamp it into what promises to [...]