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Candlelight vigil held in Park

Published: November 8, 2017  Friends and family gather at Norseman Park for a candlelight vigil in honour of JoJo MacDougall who was found dead in the park on Oct. 29. Last week the Red Lake OPP [...]

Female Solo Travel, A Steadily Increasing Trend

Published: November 8, 2017 Submitted by Marilyn Duncalfe Whether by necessity or enthusiastic choice, women of all ages are embracing solo travel in ever-increasing numbers. They continue to earn more, spend more and, according to Forbes, [...]

Fright Night

Published: November 1, 2017 (from left) Alex Schaedel, Camden Wilkins, Cordell Wilkins and Sophie Schaedel stop for a photo before heading into the Fright Room at the Red Lake Regional Heritage Centre. The Hallowe’en Fright Night [...]

Northern Ontario to have two new ridings in next year’s election

Published: November 1, 2017  By Dryden Observer Staff The Government of Ontario has passed the Representation Statute Law Amendment Act meant to improve representation for those living in the province’s northern communities. The legislation will add [...]

Local teacher receives recognition

Published: October 25, 2017  SUBMITTED  As part of the festivities organized for their 20th anniversary, Ontario’s eight French-language Catholic school boards are joining forces to recognize the work and exceptional commitment of members of their school [...]