Population drops to under 2000

Trent Ernst, Editor “So, how many people live in Tumbler Ridge?” The question is always a hard one to answer, as the population is always in a state of flux….

Tumbler Ridge to host Ornithologist AGM this year

Trent Ernst, Editor Once a year, the BC Field Ornithologists gather for their annual convention in June. This year, the gathering will be held in Tumbler Ridge. This is the…

Screaming Eagles take over Steakhouse

Trent Ernst, Editor Screaming Eagles Ventures, the company formed a couple of years ago to look after the golf course, is focusing their efforts for 2017. Just over a year…

MCL Auto becomes Certified Goodyear Tire Store and Repair Facility

Trent Ernst, Editor It came as a surprise to owner and operator Mark Walsh when MCL Auto was selected to be the first independent store in the Peace Region to…

When More is Never Enough…

Don Pettit There does not appear to be a human gene that programs us to know when we have achieved “enough.” Instead we are genetically programmed to always strive for…

Stupefying Politics

Trent Ernst, Editor You’ve all heard me rant on about how the dichotomy of politics is tearing society apart. But here’s a new one: Politics makes you stupid. It’s true….