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Don't expect to see a new Arena to be built in Dryden anytime soon.In a letter from Chief Administrative Officer Ernie Remillard congratulating the Dryden Recreation Extension and Modification...

Post date: September 21, 2017

Provincial Police have charged a 65-year-old Kenora man with drug trafficking following a Provincial Police investigation. OPP say their Organized Crime and Enforcement Bureau and the Community...

Post date: September 21, 2017

The provincial government is coming after you if you think you can still get away with using your cell phone when driving. Transportation Minister Steven Del Duca says legislation is being...

Post date: September 21, 2017
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The start of a new Junior Hockey season is one sleep away and the Dryden GM Ice Dogs are getting ready to defend their championship. Evan Walls, Sam Mouland, Tristan Knott and Eric Stout joined...

Post date: September 21, 2017

More local concern and strong opposition to proposed federal tax changes.Speaking as a business owner, Dryden's Greg Wilson says the federal government is just not getting the message of the...

Post date: September 21, 2017

Keewatin-Patricia District School Board Director of Education Sean Monteith says he's pleased with the latest EQAO results, but notes there's always room for improvement. Monteith says he's happy...

Post date: September 21, 2017

Mixed results for the Northwest Catholic District School Board in the latest EQAO test results. The Board saw gains in Grade 3 Reading with a 68% success rate, compared to 63% last year. Grade...

Post date: September 21, 2017

Kenora-Rainy River MPP Sarah Campbell is laying blame on the provincial Liberals for lengthy delays on twinning Highway 17 west of Kenora. Speaking in Queen's Park, Campbell stressed that instead...

Post date: September 21, 2017

For the second time in a week, Dryden Police were involved in a pursuit. Officers attempted to stop a vehicle on Tuesday afternoon for expired validation stickers. However, the driver didn't...

Post date: September 21, 2017

Hundreds of RCMP members and other emergency responders marched in a procession through the streets of downtown Moncton Wednesday afternoon for the regimental funeral of Constable Francis Deschênes....

Post date: September 20, 2017

The Canadian Association of Oilwell Drilling Contractors is touring the northwest drumming up support for the Energy East Pipeline project. Vice President of Communications John Bayko will be...

Post date: September 20, 2017

Some positive gains for the Keewatin-Patricia District School Board in the most recent EQAO results. The Board saw significant improvements across the board in Grade 6 testing compared to a year...

Post date: September 20, 2017

The Dryden Police Service has found the body of 43-year-old Philip Biczok.Dryden Police and Ontario Provincial Police launched a ground and aerial search for Biczok on Monday.Police are currently...

Post date: September 20, 2017

Northwestern Ontario's mayors and city councillors are banding together in calling for Dryden Senator Lynn Beyak's resignation.They are sending a letter to the Conservative Caucus, the Prime...

Post date: September 20, 2017

Area residents will "Take Back the Night" this week. Awareness events are being held in several communities in a bid to end sexual and domestic violence against women. The New Starts for Women...

Post date: September 20, 2017

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