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By: chrismarchand - 11 September 2014 - 0 Comments

By Dryden Observer Staff After a long stint with no leadership, the Municipality of Machin has found a new Volunteer Fire Chief. Reagan Breeze, volunteer firefighter of 20 years stepped up to take the [...]

BUSINESS: Always welcome at Bonny Bay
By: chrismarchand - 11 September 2014 - 0 Comments

By Samantha Hawkins Many people don’t know that Davis’ Bonny Bay Camp, located on Wabigoon Lake, is actually the only tourist camp located within the City of Dryden and what’s more, they cater to [...]

Skye shares painful residential school experiences
By: chrismarchand - 11 September 2014 - 1 Comment

This article was prepared by Spuro Sourtzis for Dryden High School’s online local history project. You can more of his articles at www.dhseagles.kpdsb.on.ca — Ed. By Spuro Sourtzis This is a brief account of [...]

By: chrismarchand - 03 September 2014 - 0 Comments

By Dryden Observer Staff The province of Ontario has taken a step they say will be key to unlocking the potential of the Ring of Fire (ROF). With headquarters to be located in Thunder [...]

By: chrismarchand - 03 September 2014 - 0 Comments

By Dryden Observer Staff Local Fire Fighters Graham Warburton, Reagan Breeze, Tylor Marusyk and Corey Hayes are making their Muscles Move in support of those affected with muscular dystrophy. Their four day bike ride [...]

By: chrismarchand - 03 September 2014 - 0 Comments

By Dryden Observer Staff Drivers who live in northern Ontario can now put on studded tires earlier and keep them on longer, providing motorists with more options to stay safe during severe or extended [...]

By: chrismarchand - 03 September 2014 - 0 Comments

CNW — Metal theft is a serious issue for the electricity sector and Hydro One is making changes that will one day eliminate the use of valuable, pure copper at its stations across Ontario. [...]

BUSINESS: Anderson’s golf exploring new pathways
By: chrismarchand - 03 September 2014 - 0 Comments

By Chris Marchand Change is coming slowly but steadily to Anderson’s Homestead Golf Course and local golfers are sure to enjoy the ride. The Johnston Rd. golf course is in the midst of adding [...]

By: chrismarchand - 03 September 2014 - 0 Comments

By Chris Marchand Local minor sports icon Bill Salonen is looking forward to his upcoming induction into the Northwestern Ontario Sports Hall of Fame. Salonen is being recognized in the ‘builder’ category for over [...]

A call to remember: Paramedics reunite with family after delivering baby
By: chrismarchand - 27 August 2014 - 0 Comments

By Chris Marchand It’s a point of light in a job with more than its share of darkness. By Chris Marchand It’s a point of light in a job with more than its share [...]