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Another friendly reminder to always be safe with your electric devices and appliances.Dr. Joel Moody from the Electrical Safety Authority says there is no such thing as a "safe shock",...

Post date: October 01, 2017
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It was a special day for Dryden's Chris Pronger. Pronger was inducted into the Northwestern Ontario Sports Hall of Fame at a special ceremony Saturday night in Thunder Bay. Pronger is one of...

Post date: October 01, 2017

The clock is ticking on taking advantage of the Aviva Community Fund. Project ideas will be accepted until 5 o'clock Monday afternoon. Julia Oudeh says any municipality, organization, non-...

Post date: October 01, 2017

Wasaya Airways is acknowledging the findings of a Canadian Transportation Safety Board review of a fatal plane crash on December 15th, 2015. The company says the loss of Captain Nick Little and...

Post date: October 01, 2017

Provincial Police will be keeping a close eye on motorists and their passengers for the next week. The annual Fall Seat Belt Enforcement campaign is underway. Sergeant Shelley Garr says despite...

Post date: September 29, 2017

Trappers rejoice, a store is coming to Dryden to suit your needs. "The Palace" will be in operation starting on Saturday, with an open house from 10:00am-4:00pm and a barbecue from 12:00pm to 2:...

Post date: September 29, 2017

Motorcycle enthusiasts will gather in Sioux Lookout Saturday for the 13th Annual Toys for Tots Ride. Rick Jaworski is with the Sioux Lookout HOGS Chapter and he says all donations will support the...

Post date: September 29, 2017

The cause of a fatal Wasaya Airlines crash near Pickle Lake is being attributed to icy conditions The Transportation Safety Board has concluded that the direct cause of the December 2015 crash,...

Post date: September 29, 2017

New Prospect School in Dryden is preparing for its Terry Fox Run activities. Vice-Principal Ryan Graham was a guest on the CKDR Morning Show Friday and he says fundraising efforts will reach a...

Post date: September 29, 2017

Those interested in learning more about our armed forces are being encouraged to make the trip to Kenora. The Canadian Army Reserve Open House is Saturday and Master Bombardier Lynn Danielson says...

Post date: September 29, 2017

A fishing outing north of Sioux Lookout has netted a group of southern Ontario men a $3,600 fine. David Gallagher of Toronto, David Griffiths of Barrie and Gordon Harrison of Leakside have pleaded...

Post date: September 28, 2017

The numbers are in and the Dryden Trillium and Dryden Lions Clubs raised $34,000 through their 2017 Truck and Boat Draw. The money is being allocated to various regional groups, organizations and...

Post date: September 28, 2017

The Keewatin-Patricia District School Board and Rainy River District School Board are leading a regional effort to introduce high speed Internet to all area schools. The province is spending $3.5-...

Post date: September 28, 2017

Area schools will rally together Thursday in support of cancer research.Terry Fox Runs and activities are being held across the region.In Dryden, students at Open Roads School will face Team Terry in...

Post date: September 28, 2017

The Dryden District Chamber of Commerce is down to the final three finalists in their 'Win This Space' contest. The contestants will square off on October 3rd at The Centre, where they will...

Post date: September 28, 2017

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