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Locals take third in 2014 Tbaytel Dryden Walleye Masters

The Cochenour-based team of Lloyd Gillis and Angie Fryklund took third place in last weekend’s Dryden Walleye Masters. They weighed in with 18.58 pounds (day 1) and 11.54 pounds (day 2) for a grand total of 30.12 [...]

Torch Run for Special Olympics in Red Lake

Locals take part in the Ontario Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics in Red Lake on June 13. A few members of the Red Lake OPP detachment ran a 4 km loop before meeting up [...]

Local runners join the 118th Boston Marathon

BY CHRISTINE PENNER POLLE “Incredible” is how former Cochenour resident Matthew (Matt) Sidders describes being part of the 26-mile Boston Marathon this year. It was last year on April 15 about an hour after he finished [...]

Miners take Dogs to the pound

BY LINDSAY BRISCOE The English River Miners toppled the Dryden Ice Dogs in game six of the best-of-seven quarter final series with a final score of 3-2 at the Dryden Memorial Arena tonight. The Northern Sun [...]

Pikangikum and OPP host hockey camp

As part of Project Journey, an initiative to provide alternative activities to youth in Pikangikum, the community and the OPP recently hosted a special hockey camp. Pictured are OPP Inspector Pat Morris, three time Olympic Canadian [...]