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By: chrismarchand - 25 November 2015 - 0 Comments

By Michael Christianson The air is getting cold but the Cloverbelt Local Food Co-op is still growing. November 10 was the first time that the Co-op delivered to Kenora. With a new location for [...]

By: chrismarchand - 25 November 2015 - 0 Comments

Submitted New Prospect School is challenging you to participate in the 2015 Dryden Food Bank collection.  This is your chance to help others and pay it forward during the Christmas holidays.   It is [...]

By: chrismarchand - 25 November 2015 - 0 Comments

By Claire Cudahy, Northern Sun News Ending violence against women and promoting leadership and economic opportunities for women are at the top of the list for the newly appointed Minister of Status of Women Patty [...]

By: chrismarchand - 25 November 2015 - 0 Comments

Brown works with KPDSB to develop program for Grade 7/8 girlsBy Samantha Hawkins It is an amazing thing when a community comes together to inspire their youth to be kinder, patient and more compassionate [...]

By: chrismarchand - 19 November 2015 - 0 Comments

By Dryden Observer Staff Teacher and occasional teacher members of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) have voted to ratify the central agreement reached with the Ontario Public School Boards’ Association (OPSBA) and [...]

By: chrismarchand - 19 November 2015 - 0 Comments

By Chris Marchand There are improvements afoot in downtown Ignace this month as the Nuclear Waste Management Organization renovates an office space in the community. Ignace is one of nine communities remaining in an [...]

Kitt retires after 47 years
By: chrismarchand - 19 November 2015 - 0 Comments

Submitted by Dryden Fire Service On Nov. 11, 2015 at the bi-monthly Dryden Fire Service evening training, Captain John Kitt announced his retirement from the Dryden Fire Service. Volunteer firefighter John Kitt started on [...]

Local entrepreneurs at Royal Agricultural Winter Fair
By: chrismarchand - 19 November 2015 - 0 Comments

Kailey Divers is measuring out wild rice to keep up with demand at her booth at the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair in Toronto. Her company, which hails from Wabigoon, is one of more than [...]

By: chrismarchand - 19 November 2015 - 0 Comments

CEO Wade Petranik appointed to OHA Board of DirectorsBy Dryden Observer Staff Dryden Regional Health Centre received a third consecutive Gold Level Quality Health Care Workplace Award during a recent convention hosted by the [...]

Go-Getters host Veterans Coffee Social
By: chrismarchand - 19 November 2015 - 0 Comments

Submitted How do you show veterans that they and their service is appreciated? Dryden Go-Getters do it annually at the Veterans’ Coffee Social held this year on Nov. 3.  Veterans, family, friends and members [...]