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Bowser residents opposing proposed discharge site for sewage

Community has to decide whether it wants a sewer service for the village centre

Parksville Qualicum Beach News highlights, Aug. 1

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Boat crashes, sinks at French Creek Harbour
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Parksville KidFest 2017


    Solar eclipse in Qualicum Beach


      It just got easier to ship IKEA furniture to the Island

      The company has added Collection Points to Nanaimo and Victoria, allowing you to shop online and ship for $79.

      Make sure rising mercury not deadly, say officials as heat wave set to hit Island

      Smoke from interior fires also expected to hit area this week

      Summer heatwave could smash records this week

      Environment Canada is expecting a heat wave this week with temperatures forecasted to reach into the mid-30’s.

      UPDATE: Missing swimmer found dead near Nanaimo River

      Robert Hudson’s family reported the 61-year-old Qualicum Beach man missing on Saturday night

      Parksville will seek input on vacant land

      City’s housing crunch spurs motion for public consultation

      Justin Trudeau visits Revelstoke to encourage donations to Red Cross

      Prime minister urges others to help those affected by the B.C. wildfires

      Esquimalt childcare centre investigated for ‘Fight Club’

      Island Health has launched an investigation into Ciara Early Childhood Centre after video showed children fighting while supervisors watch.

      Six ounces of cane; 70.5 lbs of Chinook salmon

      70th anniversary of second largest Tyee ever caught in Campbell River

      • Jul 29th, 2017

      Bank robber strikes in Qualicum Beach

      Police seeking one male suspect in Saturday afternoon incident

      • Jul 29th, 2017

      Infant unhurt in rollover car crash in Nanaimo

      SUV rolls over after two vehicles collide at Bowen Road and old Island Highway

      Qualicum Beach asked to sack plastic bags

      Volunteers survey area shoppers on their use of plastic bags

      Motorcyclist dies in crash at intersection along Nanaimo Parkway

      RCMP investigating death of motorcyclist on Nanaimo Parkway and Aulds Road

      Western Forest Products to shut down Somass Sawmill indefinitely

      The Port Alberni sawmill has been temporarily curtailed since February

      • Jul 27th, 2017

      RDN to build new bridge at Little Qualicum River Park

      The bridge will be removed due to safety concerns