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Brett Robertson Colette Ernst is our local Community Coordinator of Success By 6 in Tumbler Ridge. She describes herself as a “Community Planner who works with the people who work with…

Some like it hot. The bloodsuckers.

Trent Ernst, Editor I’ve noticed something on social media. When it hits -30 for a week, there’s certain people who feel the need to post that climate change is a…

Budget: No change to tax rates for 2017

Trent Ernst, Editor While the usual caveats about “it’s not over until the bylaw is passed,” which won’t happen until the final tax roll arrives sometime in April, Council has…

Conuma talks jobs

Trent Ernst, Editor Recently, some people have been wondering about Job Fairs by Conuma being held outside of the region, including places as far away as Saskatoon. This has led…

The Gigafactory is activated

Don Pettit Welcome to the 100th Watt’s Happening column. I would like to dedicate it to one of my heroes, Elon Musk. What will soon be the world’s largest factory,…

Let’s talk about it

Trent Ernst, Editor Before Gutenberg invented the printing press and changed the way we communicate, information flowed from person to person, mostly by talking. When the printing press was invented…