Category Archives: Editorial

Busy, busy busy

Trent Ernst, Editor We’re two weekends through the trilogy of busy weekends here in Tumbler Ridge. This weekend, of course, is the Emperor’s Challenge, while last weekend was the fifteenth…

It’s for the kids

Trent Ernst, Editor I had the conversation again last week. Someone came into the office to stop delivery of the paper. The reason? Because the paper blows around their yard….

Thar’s a bahr

Trent Ernst, Editor Over the weekend, I assisted Above Tumbler Ridge with videotaping the Dawson Creek Triathlon. While in Dawson Creek, we did a bit of exploratoring. Down one lonely…

Small Victories

Trent Ernst, Editor Summer has been a little … wet so far, but that hasn’t stopped me from getting out. The last few weekends we’ve been out camping as much…

Ten years on: The Hourglass Fire

Trent Ernst, Editor It was ten years ago this week (July 3-6) that the District of Tumbler Ridge was evacuated for the Hourglass Fire. The Tumbler Ridge Fire Department has…

Leavings on a jet plane

Trent Ernst, Editor Last week, Tumbler Ridge News employee Roxanne Braam hopped on a jet plane. I guess I should say, former Tumbler Ridge News employee. Roxanne has decided to…