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College classes could resume Tuesday now that legislation to get college faculty back to work has passed second reading. Speaking in the Legislature today, Conservative Post-Secondary Education...

Post date: November 18, 2017

It's official, former Kenora MP Greg Rickford is the provincial Conservative candidate for the Kenora-Rainy River riding. The nomination was announced following the party's provincial...

Post date: November 18, 2017

Dryden staff are now looking for your photos showing what Dryden has to offer. The "Celebrate Dryden" Photo Contest is aimed at visually promoting the community in a bid to attract tourism and new...

Post date: November 18, 2017

The co-founder of one of the greatest rock bands of all time has passed away.Malcolm Young, who had been suffering from dementia for several years, founded legendary Australian rock band AC/DC back...

Post date: November 18, 2017

It's going to be a working weekend for the Ontario government.Legislators will be at Queen's Park throughout the weekend debating the government's back to work bill for College teachers....

Post date: November 17, 2017
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Dryden Fire Service say they responded to a chimney fire on Thursday at a house on Thunder Lake. Firefighters say they were dispatched around noon after a 911 call came from a resident who could...

Post date: November 17, 2017

A hefty fine for two American anglers following a fishing trip on Lake of the Woods. Daniel Ballard of Illinois and John Farrald of California have been ordered to pay $3,000 each for having 24-...

Post date: November 17, 2017

The Ontario Public Service Employees Union is blaming the College Employer Council for the government's plans to introduce back to work legislation to end the five week long faculty strike. It...

Post date: November 17, 2017
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The Dryden Police Service recognized outstanding efforts by uniformed officers, civilian staff and community partners Thursday night. Certificates of Appreciation and Commendations were handed...

Post date: November 17, 2017

Four Seasons Footwear in Dryden is celebrating its 30th Anniversary.Owner and Operator Justus Leschied says he has been successful thanks to his dedicated and professional staff as well as the...

Post date: November 17, 2017

The country's highest civilian honour is being bestowed on the former president of Confederation College. Pat Lang will receive the Order of Canada Friday morning at a special ceremony at Rideau...

Post date: November 17, 2017

Confederation College Student Union President Jodi Afonso is encouraging the Liberal government to step in and get both sides in the college faculty strike back to the bargaining table. Jodi...

Post date: November 17, 2017

A new option in Dryden when you are headed downtown for your holiday shopping. The Dryden District Chamber of Commerce 'Christmas Store' is expected to be open later Friday in time for 'Midnight...

Post date: November 17, 2017

Another case of shooting and abandoning wildlife in northwestern Ontario. Public assistance is needed to identify the individuals responsible for shooting two moose off of Highway 72 and...

Post date: November 17, 2017

Sick and tired of the tedious task of wrapping Christmas presents? Grade 8 students at New Prospect School in Dryden are here to help as they are hosting a fundraising wrapping event Friday night...

Post date: November 17, 2017

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