Category Archives: News

Fire dispatch goes south

Trent Ernst, Editor In the end, it came down to money. Faced with the choice of keeping Fire Dispatch services in Fort St John or moving it down south, the…

December 14 Special Meeting of Council

Trent Ernst, Editor Present: Mayor McPherson, Councillors Caisley, Howe, Krakowka, Scott, Mackay COUNCIL PROCEDURE AMENDMENT BYLAW Council gave final reading to the Tumbler Ridge Council Procedure Amendment Bylaw. The new…

Filaprint 3d printer brings new capability to library

Trent Ernst, Editor If you’ve been to the library recently, you might have noticed a faint buzzing. That’s not the new LED lights. No, it’s a new 3D printer, donated…

Regular Meeting of Council, December 5

Trent Ernst, Editor Present: Mayor McPherson, Councillors Caisley, Kirby, Howe, Krakowka, Scott, Mackay Before the meeting starts, the mayor welcomed Boyd Clark as the new community services manager. He has,…

Visitor numbers more than double from 2014

Trent Ernst, Editor Tourism is up in Tumbler Ridge. Or at least, the number of tourists who stopped at the Tumbler Ridge Visitor Centre is up. In 2014, 5,191 people…

Avalanche Season has started

Trent Ernst, Editor While winter enthusiasts have been complaining about the lack of snow, there’s still enough to spark off avalanches, and people are advised to have caution while exploring….