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Tumbler Ridge Geopark receives $150,000 boost

Tumbler Ridge Geopark receives $150,000 boost

The Tumbler Ridge UNESCO Global Geopark (TRUGG) and Anglo American have today announced a new major partnership that will provide $150,000 in funding to support the Geopark’s education outreach, tourism and Indigenous programs.
No truth to COVID-19 in Tumbler Ridge rumors

No truth to COVID-19 in Tumbler Ridge rumors

An incorrect social media remark by MP Bob Zimmer sent the District of Tumbler Ridge's rumour mill cranking - but District of Tumbler and Northern Health officials note there is no positive case of COVID-19 in the district at this time. "No case.
The 2020 Regional Juried Art Exhibit is prepping

The 2020 Regional Juried Art Exhibit is prepping

The PLRAC will be partnering with the Tumbler Ridge Community Arts Council and the Tumbler Ridge Visitor Information Centre to host its 38th Regional Juried Art Exhibit, the 3rd Annual Youth Art Exhibit, and the 2020 Ekphrastic Writing Juried Exhibit
Ten tips for reading out loud to young children

Ten tips for reading out loud to young children

Reading out loud develops a love for books, reading and learning. What you read can range from very easy picture books to books with a lot of print.
Bultery’s House fundraising coming up in Tumbler Ridge

Bultery’s House fundraising coming up in Tumbler Ridge

The Tumbler Ridge Chamber of Commerce is hosting a craft fair Dec.13 and 14 with proceeds going to the local Bultery’s House for accommodation for family members with those admitted as patients to the DC Hospital.
Tumbler Ridge hosting Dawson Creek Junior Hockey School

Tumbler Ridge hosting Dawson Creek Junior Hockey School

If you are looking to attend this year's Dawson Creek junior hockey camp - make way for the ice 45 minutes to the south in Tumbler Ridge August 26 to 30.
New millionaire Mills speaks with the Mirror

New millionaire Mills speaks with the Mirror

Vivienne Mills never won more than a free ticket or a couple bucks - but now the Tumbler Ridge grandmother is $10 million richer. "Over the last two years I switched to online play instead of going to a store," she reveals to the Mirror this morning.
Tumbler Ridge's Vivienne Mills wants to spend $10 million jackpot on children and grandchildren

Tumbler Ridge's Vivienne Mills wants to spend $10 million jackpot on children and grandchildren

Tumbler Ridge's Vivienne Mills is the lucky winner of the $10 million BC 6/49 jackpot. The grandmother wants to spend her money on her two children and four grandchildren.
$10 million Lotto 6/49 jackpot going to Tumbler Ridge woman

$10 million Lotto 6/49 jackpot going to Tumbler Ridge woman

BCLC has announced that a Tumbler Ridge woman is the winner of the $10 million Lotto 6/49 jackpot. She matched all six numbers in the April 3, 2019 draw. She will be presented with the cheque later today at the BCLC Kamloops office.
Tumbler Ridge's Birgit and Kevin Sharman find the throne

Tumbler Ridge's Birgit and Kevin Sharman find the throne

In the end, one of the six thrones hidden around the world in the Game of Thrones #ForTheThrone contest was found just outside Tumbler Ridge, and perhaps more amazingly, by a couple who have never watched Game of Thrones.