You'd think if there was a major presence, Redshirt or one of the others would have dropped a post in just to confirm.
That there has been no reassurance despite a couple of threads on the matter starting up certainly suggests a significantly declining presence.
That can only be a bad thing.
'If the Apocalypse starts, beep me!' - Buffy Summers
'The sky's the limit.....' Jean-Luc Picard, 'All Good Things'
courtesy of Saquist