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Pickup trucks number one target for vehicle thieves

More than 30 vehicles are stolen everyday in B.C., police say.

Teaching, not trapping, says Parksville, Qualicum Beach Speed Watch instructor

New recruits learn the ropes at Speed Watch training day

Parksville hosts public budget consultation

Second of three meetings set for Wednesday, March 29

  • Mar 27th, 2017

PQB News highlights – March 23

Publisher Peter McCully shares top stories from today’s edition

  • Mar 23rd, 2017

Food Truck Festival coming to Qualicum Beach

Four food trucks, brewery and winery at the June 16 event

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PQB News highlights - Thursday, March 23
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Quality Foods founders step down

Original owners transfer interest to Jim Pattison Group

Ground breaking at Parksville Kingsley Manor project

Federal, provincial governments help with funding for affordable housing project

Rathtrevor Park gets new campsites

First 30 new sites to be ready in May as part of B.C. parks expansion project

Province pledges millions toward poverty reduction, social programs

MLA Michelle Stilwell makes announcement at Nanaimo’s Loaves and Fishes food bank Wednesday

  • Mar 23rd, 2017

B.C. Liberals return $93,000 in donations

New information comes as RCMP are reviewing possible violations of the B.C. Elections Act.

Province funds 2,600 more teachers

$330 million is ‘bridge’ to contract talks in 2019

Parents mourning death of toddler call on province for $10-a-day childcare

With B.C. election looming, daycare support is being urged by parents and advocates.

SD69 gets trades equipment funds

Qualicum School District will get saws, cutters, welders for trades instruction

  • Mar 23rd, 2017

New spaces part of BC Parks overhaul

Campground reservations tightened up, park rangers added

Group seeks water storage system

Citizens make presentation on high-elevation water storage at RDN meeting

  • Mar 23rd, 2017

Parksville trail project gets funding help

BikeBC program contributes nearly $180,000 to Jensen Avenue Greenway

  • Mar 23rd, 2017

Parksville housing project gets boost

Council passes first reading of zoning bylaw for Despard Avenue residential development

Qualicum Beach development proposal doubles in size

22 lots proposed with six units permitting duplexes

Ottawa’s housing strategy offers $1 billion a year

Finance Minister Bill Morneau promises ‘new partnership’ with provinces