Category Archives: Arts & Culture

Best Places to Bird in Tumbler Ridge

Russell Cannings and Richard Cannings Contributed in part by Charles Helm Tumbler Ridge remains BC’s youngest community. It was created in the wilderness of the eastern foothills of the Rockies…

Tumbler Ridge Band brings winter to close

Trent Ernst, Editor Local Tumbler Ridge band the Mechanical Botanicals will be joining area artists like Scarlet Sway and Folky Strum Strum at the Big Chill Music Festival on March…

A Year In the life of the TR Arts Council

Brett Robertson At the January 9, 2017 Council meeting, Erin Wanvig came to give a summary report for the Tumbler Ridge Arts Council. Wanvig says the Arts Council is always…

Infamous Onions

Colette Ernst Onions have an interesting reputation in movies and literature: from making Esquivel cry in Like Water for Chocolate, to being compared to Ogres in Shrek, to it’s strong…

Pumpkin possibilities

Colette Ernst Halloween is almost here and in our family that means lots and lots of pumpkin! With two kids, the Pumpkin Patch Party and Halloween photo booths we end…

Annual Banff Mountain Film Festival returns October 11

Charles Helm The annual film evening showcasing the best of the Banff Mountain Film Festival returns to Tumbler Ridge on Tuesday October 11, at 7 p.m. in the High School…