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Las Vegas shooting hits home on Vancouver Island

Many local residents knew someone that was in Las Vegas Sunday night when the shooting took place from Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino.

Dead body on Highway 19 near Qualicum Beach


    Views in News, Oct. 5, 2017


      Head shaving at the Tour de Rock Beer and Burger Night in Parksville


        Parksville welcomes Tour de Rock


          MLA Furstenau being sued by contaminated soil site owners

          Furstenau, MLA for the Cowichan Valley, sued over comments made about owners in a speech

          Victoria police chief in Las Vegas during attack

          Chief Del Manak and his family were in the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino complex when shots rang out Sunday night.

          Parksville barbecue cooks up cancer-fighting funds

          Thrifty Foods, military police raise $2,500 for Tour de Rock

          • Oct 1st, 2017

          Evening fire leaves four RVs destroyed in Coombs

          Five fire departments respond to Sept. 28 fire

          • Sep 29th, 2017

          Man dies while hiking Mount Benson

          Nanaimo Search and Rescue had to hike to scene due to heavily wooded area.

          Parksville FD puts out illegal burn in French Creek

          Fire will be referred to Regional District of Nanaimo

          French Creek drug house busted

          Suspected live hand grenade seized along with suspected GHB, heroin and MDMA

          • Sep 29th, 2017

          Oceanside RCMP arrest man outside Parksville chamber of commerce

          Nanaimo man not allowed within Parksville city limits

          • Sep 29th, 2017

          More than $21K raised at Parksville Tour de Rock night

          Hearing stories from parents, children touched by cancer ‘humbling’ says local rider

          Englishman dam ensures Parksville’s water supply

          Reservoir projected to meet city’s needs for next two decades

          Parksville businessman named vice-chair of tourism board

          Tourism Vancouver Island tabs Arthur Wong of the Beach Club Resort

          • Sep 29th, 2017

          Soccer group wants RDN to look at all-weather facility

          OYS calls current allocation of field time to all sports unfair

          Qualicum school district staff respond to EA claims

          Board chair calls out CUPE for making claims in public forum

          Oceanside RCMP take aim at distracted drivers

          Community safety volunteers, ICBC to partner in awareness, enforcement efforts

          • Sep 28th, 2017