Local News

Scientists on the hunt for Atlantic salmon escapees near Campbell River

‘Fresh is better, but frozen is okay, too, and we’ll do a full work-up on it’

RDN to host public meetings for solid waste management plans

It addresses both waste diversion and residual waste management

VIDEO: Big turnout for 33rd Port Alberni Toy Run

An estimated 1,200 motorcylces were in attendance on Sept. 16

Active & Safe Routes to Schools


    Young cancer survivor continues to battle


      Feast of Fields is tomorrow (Aug. 27)


        20 years of Feast of Fields


          Vancouver Island libraries approve budget increase

          VIRL 2018-22 financial plan adds focus on First Nations

          Nanaimo woman wins $500,000, plans to buy ice cream

          The B.C. Lottery Corporation announced that Elaine Rogers won $500,000 playing the Extra

          RDN, Bowser developers to enter into DCC deal

          Board approves agreement that now involves only four participants

          A full fall fair for Knox in Parksville

          Entertainment, food, goods and more at 13th annual event

          VIDEO: Parksville’s Terry Fox Run raises more than $8,800

          Rathtrevor Beach Park event draws more than 370 on blustery day

          Qualicum Beach unveils survey results

          Quality-of-life survey held as part of OCP development

          Coulson Aviation tests thermal technology in preparation for Australian fire season

          Helicopters were on and around Sproat lake testing NVGs and thermal cameras this week

          Parksville super fundraiser living the dream

          87-year-old Joan Lemoine has amassed more than $25,000 for childhood cancer victims

          Free prostate screenings coming to Parksville

          Blue Tie Men’s Health Day returns funds raised in annual golf tourney

          Drop in Parksville’s water restriction

          City moves down to stage 2 restrictions, with stage 1 effective for October

          UPDATE: Nanaimo RCMP say missing woman found

          Tara Dawn Brown, 41, has been found safe and sound, says Nanaimo police.

          Fall chipping program in Qualicum Beach

          Town of Qualicum Beach staff doing roadside pickup Oct. 16, Nov. 6

          • Sep 15th, 2017

          Oktoberfest coming to Qualicum Beach

          Annual chamber, Rotary gala takes on new theme

          • Sep 15th, 2017

          RDN reports building permits in second quarter up 25 per cent

          Construction activity in regional district higher than provincial average

          Speeding an issue in Qualicum Beach

          Problem areas sent to public safety committee for discussion