The Tumbler Ridge Rippers Quilt Guild take part in Quilt Canada’s 2017 Big Quilt Bee

Cheryl Hayden To celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday the Canadian Quilter’s Association is hosting Canada’s Big Quilt Bee. The goal is to make and donate 1000 quilts for kids at Ronald…

$210,000 in funding for Tumbler Ridge

Trent Ernst, Editor The Province of BC is investing $3.6 billion in rural development this year, $200,000 of which is earmarked for projects in Tumbler Ridge. MLA Mike Bernier made…

Raising Money for Jim

Over $10,000 was raised for Comrade Jim Cullen at a benefit supper hosted by the Royal Canadian Legion on Saturday February 25. Cullen, past president of the legion, has been…

The right to repair

Trent Ernst, Editor I am not what you might call a handy person. I am not a candidate for “Canada’s Worst Handyman, either, but my skills in fixing and repairing…

Meikle Wind project is now up and running

Trent Ernst, Editor The Meikle Wind Project is now fully operational. “Meikle Wind is now the largest wind facility in British Columbia, increasing the installed wind power capacity in the…

Maximum caribou disturbances already exceeded, says new joint report from provincial and federal governments

Trent Ernst, Editor A joint Study between the Province and the Federal Government has just been released, looking at the impact on forestry, oil and gas, and mining on the…