Blue Monday

Trent Ernst, Editor This past Monday was Blue Monday. No, that’s not a Elvis Presley B-side, it’s the most depressing day of the year. Or at least, that’s what we’re…

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…

To the People of Tumbler…

I would like to let all my patients know that I will retiring from my medical practice in Tumbler Ridge in the spring of 2017. It has been a privilege…

2016: an historic year for renewable energy

Don Pettit The past year has seen great change. Inspired by the dire need to halt climate disruption and the obvious opportunities for employment and profit, the growth of renewable…