Category Archives: Editorial

The perfect delivery; it’s all about the timing

Trent Ernst, Editor   My eldest daughter, who turned ten this summer, has discovered capitalism. Now, kids tend to get enchanted by cold hard cash at a very young age:…

The world takes one last breath before winter

Trent Ernst, Editor   It’s autumn again, a time of introspection tinged with sadness as we look back on a summer once ripe with opportunity, killed off by last week’s…

Editorial: Free as in Beer

Trent Ernst, Editor   Psst. Hey you, don’t tell anybody, but this paper you’re reading? It’s free. No, seriously. Like, no cost. Free like beer, whatever that means. I just…

Getting to the heart of community

Trent Ernst, Editor   I talk about community a lot here, because this is a community newspaper. But today, I wanted to discuss communication. As you probably can tell just…

Small Town Living

Trent Ernst, Editor   I love living here in Tumbler Ridge. I still don’t know if this is where I want to die, but it’s a great place to live….

On what it means to be a man

Trent Ernst, Editor   I’ve always been a bit of a rebel. But not your regular sort of rebel. No, I rebelled against those people, too. I was my own…