Community

Pooches get pals in Parksville shelter lock-in fundraiser

Volunteers do time with pets to raise money for SPCA

Qualicum Beach Museum’s children’s day on Aug. 19

Kids to check out ancient bones to morse code

Parksville Bottle Depot collecting donations for B.C. wildfire victims

Money being allocated to local Salvation Army locations

New refugee sponsorship group in Qualicum Beach

Group needs to raise $25,000 to support family

Qualicum Beach Flying Club hosting free flights

COPA for Kids is an aviation program that provides an intro into the world of general aviation

B.C. girl’s lemonade stand raises hundreds for wildfire victims

Hayden Rodgers, 6, fundraises for those affected by the fire and Surrey Memorial Hospital

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Views in the News, Aug. 15

     

    Glass work demonstration

       

      Views in The NEWS, August 10

         

        Tribal Journeys stops in Qualicum

           

          Glass work demos given to celebrate Parksville business

          Robert Held Art Glass celebrated 40 years in business on Saturday, Aug. 12

          Solar eclipse viewing event in Qualicum Beach

          Instructor to provide special glasses, telescopes to safely view rare sight

          Six-year-old farmer debuts with Coombs Fair trophy

          Seven generations of family have exhibited at Island fairs

          Limits announced for Chinook, Pink salmon in Qualicum River

          Daily limits of four per day through fall, with some restrictions

          VIDEO: 2017 Coombs Fair

          Livestock, produce, entertainment, food and fun take centre stage in 104th annual fair

          • Aug 14th, 2017

          Qualicum Beach refugee family thankful for community’s help

          Past year spent working, going to school in Qualicum Beach

          Perseids meteor shower peaks this weekend

          Smoke might interfere with viewing, but the show goes on regardless

          VIDEO: Views in The NEWS, August 10

          We asked: What is your preferred mode of transportation?

          PHOTO: Tour de Rock stops in Parksville’s Rathtrevor park

          Parents, kids cycled around park to raise funds

          Celebrate the year of the rabbit at the annual Coombs Fair

          Displays include vintage tractors, Vancouver Island tiny homes and an extensive Coombs history

          • Aug 10th, 2017

          PHOTO: Bowser lets the chips fly

          Fifth annual wood carving festival draws a crowd

          • Aug 9th, 2017

          Deer dies after crashing through window of Saanich home

          A dog is believed to have startled the young fawn, which was severely injured when it crashed through the window.