Category Archives: Arts & Culture

Local boy wins Producer of Year award (again) at Canadian Country Music Association Awards

  Ray Proulx Tumbler Ridge, like any other community, has its fair share of local myths and legends. For anyone that’s been living here for an exceptionally long period of…

Best-selling Children’s author comes to town

Trent Ernst, Editor   Author Shane Peacock came to Tumbler Ridge on September 24 to speak to students at Tumbler Ridge Elementary Peacock is a biographer, playwright, journalist and screenwriter,…

Banff Mountain Films world tour in Tumbler Ridge Oct 13

Charles Helm   The annual film evening showcasing the best of the Banff Mountain Film Festival returns to Tumbler Ridge on Tuesday October 13th, at 7 p.m. in the High…

TR Chamber- 2015 Parade commendations

Donna Merry, TR Chamber of Commerce, Secretary   I hope everyone who saw the parade is as thrilled at the creativity and commitment of the many groups who entered this…

PREPARE FOR THE BEAR: Grizfest 2015 is ready to rock your world!

Trent Ernst, Editor   The weekend you’ve been waiting for (or dreading) has finally arrived. It’s Grizfest weekend, and the calendar is packed with events. Festivities get underway on Friday,…

Grizfest: The Glorious Sons

There is a mechanic shop in the heart of Industrial Kingston – it’s tucked in the corner of a dusty cul-de-sac, surrounded by dead trees and rusted out machinery. That’s…