$5 affordable housing project breaks ground in Parksville

!A $5 million, 28-unit apartment block will be constructed at 312 Hirst Ave., thanks to funding from local, provincial and federal governments. Appearing at the ground-breaking announcement Friday were, from left, Debra Yip of CMHC, Duane Round of Kingsley Housing Society; KHS president Felicia Kruetzer; Parksville Qualicum MLA Michelle Stilwell (front); Parksville Mayor Marc Levebvre; and Regional District of Nanaimo chair Bill Veenhof. - Photo submitted by B.C. Housing
  • Parksville updated Mar 26, 2017 at 6:10 PM

Federal, provincial governments help with funding for 28-unit apartment complex


B.C. residents save 24 megawatt hours during Earth Hour

  • B.C. updated Mar 26, 2017 at 3:20 PM

The savings up are nine megawatt hours from 2015


VIDEO: Power down for Earth Hour Saturday evening

  • B.C.  posted Mar 25, 2017 at 9:00 AM

British Columbians can join the global movement 8:30 to 9:30 p.m. March 25.


B.C. Liberals return $93,000 in donations

  • B.C. posted Mar 25, 2017 at 9:00 AM

New information comes as RCMP are reviewing possible violations of the B.C. Elections Act.


Quality Foods founders step down

  • Parksville Qualicum Beach updated Mar 24, 2017 at 9:43 PM

Original owners transfer interest in Vancouver Island grocery chain 35 years after opening first store


Province funds 2,600 more teachers

  • Victoria BC updated Mar 24, 2017 at 8:00 PM

Deal with B.C. Teachers' Federation totals $330 million to meet court ruling on classroom resources

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NDP leadership candidates suggest Liberal pledge on pot going up in smoke

  • posted Mar 26, 2017 at 6:28 PM

NDP candidates criticize Liberals on pot

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