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A number of area high school students will showcase their skills in Toronto next month. Eight people have qualified for the Provincial Skills Ontario competition. They include Adam Coulombe,...

Post date: April 11, 2018

Matt Soprovich is out in the race to become the NDP candidate in the Kenora-Rainy River Riding. The party is not allowing the Fort Frances resident to run for the upcoming provincial election....

Post date: April 11, 2018
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It is one of Canada's most celebrated military victories and it will be recognized in Dryden Wednesday night. A 101st Battle of Vimy Ridge Anniversary ceremony is being held at the Legion....

Post date: April 11, 2018

Mark Zuckerberg says he's sorry and is vowing to do better. Speaking to a United States Senate Committee the head of Facebook promised he will make sure to protect your privacy on the social...

Post date: April 11, 2018
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Area residents are being warned of a new door-to-door scam.A Dryden resident contacted CKDR News regarding a visit he received from someone posing as a municipal water treatment contractor.The...

Post date: April 11, 2018
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Dryden Police are seeking public help to locate a man wanted in a theft at the 7-11 store on Highway 17.Police say at 10:11 Sunday morning, a man walked into the store and stole a number of items.An...

Post date: April 10, 2018

Three Dryden residents face a total of 27-charges following a drug bust at an Orvis Street home last night. City Police executed a warrant and seized a quantity of Methamphetamine, Hydro morphine...

Post date: April 10, 2018

The Mayor of Sioux Lookout believes they are making some headway on the clean-up of Farlinger Park/Town Beach. Doug Lawrance says they have been working closely with CN Rail and the provincial...

Post date: April 10, 2018

"Popcorn and Pics". That's the theme of the Dryden Skating Club year-end show on Thursday at the Memorial Arena. Karen Kudlacek, Natalie Callewaert and Brianne Kudlacek were guests on the CKDR...

Post date: April 10, 2018

The victim of a fatal two vehicle collision on Highway 11/17 near Shabaqua has been identified. Provincial Police say 48-year-old Jason Calder of Thunder Bay was driving an eastbound pick-up truck...

Post date: April 10, 2018

The development of a 15-unit multi-residential home, child care centre and resources centre for single, Indigenous mothers is starting to take shape in Dryden. The Kenora District Services Board...

Post date: April 10, 2018

The City of Dryden is being asked to make a decision on the future of fire services in the community.Four different possible models were presented to Council Monday night.Chief Ryan Murrell is...

Post date: April 10, 2018

Provincial Police in Kenora have charged a 59-year-old man with arson. OPP say at around 8:20 on Sunday night they were called to a residence that reported a house fire that was caused by an...

Post date: April 10, 2018

PC leader Doug Ford heads to Sioux Lookout Tuesday. Ford will visit Tim Hortons at 10:00am to meet with patrons, before stopping at the Seniors Centre at 10:30am. He will then host a community...

Post date: April 10, 2018
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Ontario PC Leader Doug Ford is finishing up his visit in Dryden.Ford made a visit to the City, toured the Domtar Mill and held a meet and greet at the Centre along with Kenora-Rainy River PC...

Post date: April 09, 2018

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