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VIDEO: Quality Foods holds Festival of Lights in Parksville

Parksville Beach Festival lights up the sand sculptures

Coombs Fair runs Aug. 11 and 12

Annual event back for 105th year

Q&A: Author Susan Musgrave talks loss of notorious bank robber husband

The Globe and Mail’s Marsha Lederman talked with Musgrave before a live audience

VIDEO: Shriners show and shine takes over Parksville Community Park

The organization hosted its annual car show on Sunday, Aug. 5

How well do you really know British Columbia?

To celebrate B.C. Day, take this 20-question test to find out how much you know about our province

Vimy Foundation’s educational experience of a lifetime awaits Island girl

Chemainus’ Woodruff one of only 14 students from across Canada chosen for prestigious program

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Quality Foods holds Festival of Lights in Parksville
Van Isle Shriners car show takes over Parksville Community Park
Tour de Rathtrevor 2018
A behind-the-scenes look for filming Chesapeake Shores

VIDEO: B.C. nine-year-old wins invite to world Pokemon championships

Currently ranked 21 among junior players in North America

Travel plans ahead for $675,000 Vancouver Island lottery winner

Collen Woods bought her ticket at a gas station in Victoria

Miracle Treat Day returns Aug. 9 in support of BC Children’s Hospital

Annual Dairy Queen Blizzard fundraiser now in its 16th year

  • Aug 1st, 2018

Slideshow: Bike parade ensues for Tour de Rathtrevor

The bike parade and events were in support of the 2018 Cops for Cancer Tour de Rock

Shriners to cruise through Parksville Qualicum Beach

Van Isle Shriners host annual cruise night, car show in Parksville

Russian exchange student gains business experience in Parksville Qualicum Beach

Irina Zhuravleva spent more than a month learning about business during her internship

Car show returns to Coombs

Ocean Idlers hosting event Aug. 4 at fairgrounds

Kool-Aid man to run for mayor of B.C. town

Comedian Danny Nunes hopes youth will “drink the kool-aid” and exercise their vote

Japanese Canadian recounts life in B.C. internment camp

Salmon Arm centenarian shares story of forced relocation from Vancouver to Yard Creek in the Shuswap.

Dog returns nearly 80 lost balls to softball teams

South Cariboo resident, Whisper, really has a thing for softballs

SOS 50th AGM reunites past directors

Current and past directors met on June 20

  • Jul 25th, 2018

Operation Little Black Dress reaching new heights for B.C. search and rescue group

Women hope to inspire others to fundraise for their search and rescue volunteers

B.C. couple reunited with dog three years after disappearance

A purebred Pomeranian is back with his parents, likely after years in a puppy mill.