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Quarantined B.C. mom say pandemic has put special-needs families in ‘crisis mode’

Surrey’s Christine Williams shares family’s challenges, strengths

Sweet treat helps make workers at Island health care centre feel complete

Girl Guide cookies always in good taste when showing appreciation

Nanaimo surfer rides swells in French Creek

Strong southeast winds make waves ideal for surfing

PHOTOS: Looking up at the eagles

PQB News photographer Michael Briones shares shots of the majestic birds

‘There is community’: B.C. councillor welcomes new baby into world amid COVID-19 pandemic

‘I realize there’s much more than fear and worry… there is hope, there is new life’: Jason Lum

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Musical interlude
OCSS Master Class
Flying over Qualicum
Model Houses - Paul Rozek

Vancouver Island Regional Library doors closed but online services still available

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  • Mar 27, 2020

COVID-19: Variety of church services in Parksville Qualicum Beach cancelled

Bishop says inability to gather for worship is a cause of great suffering

Hearts of Vancouver Island campaign spreading message of love and unity

‘It’s all about community and bringing people together’

Kilted window-washers helping seniors with groceries

Campbell River Men In Kilts employees volunteer to go shopping for seniors and others

B.C. man holds virtual birthday party with 70 guests

Peter Van Mil of Abbotsford turns 35 and celebrates with Facebook Live video

Chemainus Theatre temporarily suspends operations, postpones next two shows

It’s hoped The 39 Steps and Beauty And The Beast can be staged at another time

Paragliders train at Parksville Community Park

Students learning how to control chutes on the ground

United Way asks for ‘local love’ for region’s most vulnerable in COVID-19 crisis

Central and northern Vancouver Island chapter campaigning for financial donations

QUIZ: How much do you know about the Olympics?

Put your knowledge to the test with these 12 questions

QUIZ: Are you ready for spring?

To mark the first day of spring, take this short 10-question quiz

Errington firefighter Vigneault first ‘castaway’ voted off

Survivor PQB ‘Last Badge Standing’ contest underway

  • Mar 18, 2020

QUIZ: Are you feeling unlucky?

There are many superstitions surrounding Friday the 13th. See how well you know these traditions