Candace Wu

Poll suggests NDP lead in federal riding that includes Parksville Qualicum Beach

MP John Duncan dismisses the survey as a 'push poll', while NDP candidate Gord Johns says he is encouraged

Green Party leader Elizabeth May spoke to a crowd of 115 supporters at the VIU Deep Bay Field Marine Station on Friday evening about ocean acidification and the importance of the upcoming federal election

Green Party leader says the fight has been ‘frustrating’

Elizabeth May spoke to a crowd of 115 in Deep Bay last weekend

Green Party leader Elizabeth May spoke to a crowd of 115 supporters at the VIU Deep Bay Field Marine Station on Friday evening about ocean acidification and the importance of the upcoming federal election
Hilary Eastmure

Tour de Rock and its radio rider coming to Parksville Qualicum Beach in September

Coast FM reporter the only media rider on the tour this year

Hilary Eastmure
Friends of the late dog enthusiast and author Bev Davis share memories of the woman who started Second Chances Dog Rescue in Parksville. From left

Parksville Qualicum Beach dog rescue needs some help

The organization is the legacy of the late Bev Davis

Friends of the late dog enthusiast and author Bev Davis share memories of the woman who started Second Chances Dog Rescue in Parksville. From left

Derelict boat bill dies in House of Commons

MP John Duncan and all but one Conservative MP voted against the bill; MP James Lunney did not cast a vote

Investors wait for gov’t plan in relation to International School in Parksville

One of the people involved in the plan also says they were moving too quickly for Qualicum School District 69

Fairwinds’ development plan in Nanoose Bay still in play despite possible sale

RDN officials discuss how a sale of the properties could affect plans for a development that could double the population of Nanoose Bay

The Bowser Magnolia Court Summer Market is gearing up for its third season this summer.

Bowser market is a ‘real mishmash of everything’ according to organizor

The market will kick off June 10-August 26 every Wednesday in Bowser

The Bowser Magnolia Court Summer Market is gearing up for its third season this summer.
Former Kwalikum Secondary School student Liam Chambers

Qualicum Beach grad stands on guard at War Memorial in Ottawa

Liam Chambers now posted to the same spot where Cpl. Nathan Cirillo was shot last year

Former Kwalikum Secondary School student Liam Chambers

Canada Post employee may have saved Qualicum Beach fraud victim $8,000

The Canada Post employee noticed 'suspicious money transfers'

Driver in luxury-car hit-and-run near Qualiucm Beach may have had medical emergency

An update to a story first reported in The NEWS on Tuesday

No leads in string of thefts from vehicles in Parksville Qualicum Beach

Oceanside RCMP say they don't believe the same individual is responsible for all the thefts

Maggy Gisle and her two teenagers have been homeless since May 1.

Maggy’s many challenges include being homeless in Parksville

She has been homeless, with two teenagers in tow, since the beginning of this month

Maggy Gisle and her two teenagers have been homeless since May 1.
FACE PAINT: Zoya McClure

Butterfly face paint for youngster in Qualicum Beach

It was just one of the activities at the Fire and Ice Festival on Saturday in Qualicum Beach

FACE PAINT: Zoya McClure
Longtime Qualicum Beach business owner Faye McKnight

Faye McKnight retires after 10 years in QB

McKnight was instrumental in starting Qualicum’s Downtown Business Association

Longtime Qualicum Beach business owner Faye McKnight

Hit and run, luxury style, near Qualicum Beach

It happened Friday on Corcan Road northwest of Qualicum Beach

Mayors not all that keen about potential environmental rights bill

RDN director from Coombs/Errington suggests David Suzuki is 'losing it'

High fees in the Regional District of Nanaimo have haulers taking waste to the U.S.

Directors debate merit of raising some fees in an attempt to keep large haulers' business

Police arrest man suspected of car theft in Bowser

This comes after a string of small scale vehicle and property thefts in Bowser

LAWN BOWL: Rachel Paul

Lawn bowling in Qualicum Beach

Rachel Paul, right, winds up while practicing lawn bowling during the Qualicum Beach Lawn Bowling Club’s annual open house.

LAWN BOWL: Rachel Paul