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500 students come to Parksville Qualicum Beach for national MBA Games

Milner Gardens will be one of the venues, and athletes will stay at Tigh-Na-Mara

Community action in Parksville Qualicum Beach keeps homeless shelter open

The shelter will be open throughout the holiday season, not just on extreme weather days

New sign for Qualicum Beach neighbourhood

One resident says the new sign is great for the community

UPDATE: Missing Parksville man found safe and sound

Before he was reported missing, Derek Ian McRae, of no fixed address, was last seen Dec. 9

VIDEO: RCMP sing at six care homes in Parksville Qualicum Beach

A group of 18 detachment members regaled seniors with some of the classics

THURSDAY SPOTLIGHT: Children spread Chirstmas spirit in Parksville Qualicum Beach

KSS leadership students host a bake sale to raise money, visit The Gardens

Salvation Army Kettle Campaign gets a boost from Santa in Parksville Qualicum Beach

Santa Claus will be at Canadian Tire at Wembley Mall every Saturday leading up to Christmas from 10 a.m.-noon

New gallery grand opening in Parksville

Sapphire Moon Gallery and Gift is having its grand opening on Friday, Dec. 16 from 3-6 p.m.

VIDEO: PQB News highlights — Thursday, Dec. 13

Editor John Harding shares a rundown of the top stories in today's edition of the Parksville-Qualicum Beach News

Melt and freeze pattern this week in Parksville Qualicum Beach

It will make for dangerous roads at night and in the morning

VIDEO: Where do your contributions to the SOS go? Meet Tom

To help the SOS help the needy of the Parksville Qualicum Beach region, go to or call 250-248-2093

MP talks airports during House of Commons speech

Gord Johns expresses concerns about any plans the federal Liberals have to privatize airports

Christmas Magic at Milner Gardens in Qualicum Beach

The impressive display is open Dec. 9-11 and Dec. 16-21

Many ways to participate in ther annual Christmas Bird Count in Parksville Qualicum Beach

This is the 117th year for the bird count in North America

THURSDAY SPOTLIGHT: A magic moment for seniors in Parksville Qualicum Beach

Newcomers clubs stuff stocking for people who may be lonely at Christmas

Village Voices of Qualicum Beach final concert of the year

The Dec. 11 concert, This Season Will Never Grow Old, will be at Knox United Church at 2:30 p.m.

Planes, trains and automobiles at craft fair in Coombs

Parksville toy maker Don Bratty staffed his booth during the Coombs Christmas Craft Fair on Friday at Coombs Fairgrounds

Police recover stolen property in Parksville Qualicum Beach

Recovered items include two motorcycles and a generator

More snow on the way with ‘intense’ storm set to hit Thursday

Significant snowfall expected late Thursday, and no warming trend in sight means it will stick around

Village Clothing to close in Qualicum Beach — couple looking forward to time with grandchildren

Village Clothing will close in January as owners Maureen and Ron Groves retire