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As many people enjoy the Victoria Day long weekend, it's worth pointing out the origins of the holiday.The May 24 long weekend is named in honour of Queen Victoria, the ruler of the British...

Post date: May 21, 2017

The Kenora OPP are investigating the death of an 8 year old boy at Rushing River Provincial Park.Police responded to missing persons report and called in the Emergency Respnse Team and a K-9 unit....

Post date: May 21, 2017
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It was a full agenda on Day #4 Friday for the Dryden High School Arts Council in New York City. In the afternoon, the 33-students took in the scenery with a walk through Central Part. After...

Post date: May 20, 2017

It's an exciting weekend as fishing season is back in full swing in northwestern Ontario. Walleye, Northern Pike and Lake Trout are the fish to watch out for on opening weekend. Gord Pyzer is...

Post date: May 20, 2017

One member on Dryden Council believes an OPP costing study is inevitable. Martin MacKinnon says they will listen to both sides, but stresses they need the costing to compare where they are at...

Post date: May 20, 2017

It appears more and more youth in the Dryden area are starting to get the message about the dangers of drinking and driving. Students at Dryden High School were asked to complete a survey...

Post date: May 20, 2017
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Members of the Dryden High School Arts Council are headed home Sunday following a whirlwind tour of New York City.The students soaked in the entire culture of the Big Apple and Kennedy Cook says she...

Post date: May 20, 2017
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It was Day 4 Friday for the Dryden High School Arts Council in New York City. In the morning, the 33-students took the subway to Manhattan, where they toured the Lincoln Centre. To hear more...

Post date: May 20, 2017

More and more people are starting to turn to body building as a form of exercise. That's the belief of Dryden's Terri Adams, who will be competing in the Ontario Body Building Championship on...

Post date: May 19, 2017

The Kenora District Services Board is out with $130,000 in funding to help local communities and organizations in the fight against poverty. The Services Board's very own Back to School program is...

Post date: May 19, 2017

The provincial NDP say they have a plan to help those suffering from diabetes.Health Critic France Gelinas is asking the government to support their universal Pharmacare plan.Speaking in the...

Post date: May 19, 2017

A lot of cottagers are getting their boats in the water for the first time this weekend.The Canadian Safe Boating Council says there are a number of things you need to remember when getting ready to...

Post date: May 19, 2017

Dryden Police say a missing teen has been found safe and sound.Police say Tristan Keno-Sawanas was located Friday.Police are thanking the public for their help.He was last heard from on Sunday.

Post date: May 19, 2017

Ontario Parks across northwestern Ontario are now open. Campers are being reminded that alcohol bans are in place at some parks until May 22nd Impacted parks include Blue Lake in Vermilion Bay...

Post date: May 19, 2017
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It was an emotional Thursday for members of the Dryden High School Arts Council in New York City. Students visited the 9/11 Memorial and Museum. To hear more about the important visit, click on...

Post date: May 19, 2017

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