Karly Blats

Is skydiving on your bucket list?

Tandem jump will support Oceanside Hospice Society

Crime stats show spike from 2017 to 2018 in Parksville

Property crime saw highest number of violations; violent crime numbers down from 2015 levels

Orca Place to open ‘very soon’ in Parksville

Opening event for supportive housing facility to be announced shortly

Parksville recycling depot staff report verbal, physical harassment from the public

Staff say some people are unaware they must sort their own items

Banners could add pop of colour to Parksville business district

District includes businesses between the Orange Bridge and McVickers Street

Developers go back to drawing board after high-rise application deferred by Parksville council

IAG Developments has proposed a multi-building development on city’s waterfront

WATCH: Parksville Qualicum MLA Michelle Stilwell takes first extended steps in nearly three decades

‘It actually felt like walking. It’s been 27 years… but it felt realistic to me’

Parksville man dies from rabies after contact with Vancouver Island bat

Nick Major, 21, was a taekwondo instructor at Cascadia Martial Arts in Parksville

City of Parksville warns of utility-payment phone scam

City says phone scammers are impersonating city staff demanding past-due cash

Rare white ravens spotted again in Coombs

Nature photographer Mike Yip said mysterious birds back in the region

Parksville security camera rebate program raises concerns for privacy advocates

‘Everyone has the right to their own privacy within their own home and their own area’

Sand sculpting competition begins at Parksville Beach

Master sculptors from around the world compete as exhibit opens to public

Christmas in July fundraiser helps all kids play organized sports

Parksville Qualicum KidSport fundraiser goes July 27

Accident involving propane in Hilliers sends two to hospital

Police say incident was not criminal

Parksville Fire Department proposes ‘pop-up’ water parks

Council briefs: New pickleball courts could also soon be on their way

Parksville council works toward five key priorities identified by residents

Focus on affordable housing, public safety, healthcare, recreation and economic development

VIDEO: Adventures in paddle boarding with the ‘PQB NEWS’ team

Reporters Karly Blats and Emily Vance test the waters at Spider Lake

Parksville council liaison withdrawn from homeless outreach group

Mayor Ed Mayne, who formed task force in 2010, says liaison was being verbally attacked

Parksville council advances proposed bylaw to regulate distribution of needles

Mayor: ‘I believe that we have an obligation to protect the 14,000 people of Parksville’

Parksville couple urges province to address shortage of psychiatrists

‘The government needs to do something’