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Councillor and other local government officials tell of increasing harassment

Day talked about his experience at a workshop at the Union of B.C. Municipalities

VIU researcher tracks Canada geese on mid-Vancouver Island

Input sought from area residents on project’s tagged birds

  • Sep 28th, 2017

Oceanside RCMP arrest two prolific offenders

Qualicum Beach, Parksville suspects nabbed on outstanding warrants

  • Sep 28th, 2017
Dead body on Highway 19 near Qualicum Beach


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


        Parksville welcomes Tour de Rock


          On brain development and bratty-ness

          Clinician speaks in Qualicum Beach on neuroscience for caregivers

          MISSING: RCMP are looking for help in finding Duncan’s Brian Joseph Trudell

          Trudell, 53, could be trying to get to North Vancouver in a 1997 teal green Nissan pickup.

          Coats for Kids campaign begins in Parksville Qualicum Beach

          Various places to drop off new, gently used kids’ winter clothing

          Qualicum Beach residents try to find balance between housing density, small-town character

          Weekly discussion on transportation, housing Oct. 3 and 10 at Qualicum Beach Civic Centre

          Fire ban lifted on Vancouver Island

          Category 2, 3 fires allowed effective at noon Sept. 29

          • Sep 28th, 2017

          Staff updates RDN board on watershed protection program

          The program was started in 2008 to address concerns about water in the region.

          RDN won’t allow advertising on transit buses

          Defective paint causes paint to lift and bubble around ads on CNG buses

          Cougar surprises Qualicum Beach hikers

          Big cat jumps in front of couple on popular Grandon Creek trail Wednesday

          RDN lifts campfire ban in parks

          Prohibition ends in Horne Lake, Descanso regional parks

          • Sep 27th, 2017

          Pickleball club lobbies for Parksville courts

          Delegations offers council $9,000 toward eight dedicated courts

          Forensic nurse program offered at Oceanside Health Centre

          Survivors of sexual assault and/or domestic violence can now receive medical care in Parksville

          • Sep 27th, 2017

          Firearms, coins taken in Parksville break-in

          Late August theft nets collection worth $25,000, say RCMP

          • Sep 27th, 2017

          RDN sets fix amount for charity garbage fees annually

          Starting next year, the budget for the waived tipping and hauling fees will be $80,000

          A new way to swing at Parksville park

          City, Lions install device that lets child and adult swing together

          Parksville Qualicum Beach invited to meet Tour de Rock team

          Four public events scheduled Sept. 28-Oct. 1

          • Sep 26th, 2017