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Presentation on the Salish Sea comes to Parksville

Will look into primary factors affecting salmon and steelhead survival in the Salish Sea

Vancouver Island bakery cooks up Coast Salish inspired gingerbread house

Geoff Cram creates gingerbread displays every year, this time he wanted to do something Canadian

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2019 Tigh-Na-Mara Toy Drive for the SOS
Tigh-Na-Mara's SOS Toy Drive - Interview with Chef Eric Edwards
Tigh-Na-Mara's SOS Toy Drive - Interview with Jim Hykaway
Tigh-Na-Mara's SOS Toy Drive - Interview with Susanna Newton

Eagles congregate around Salish Sea for one last feast before period of famine

Mountainaire Avian Rescue Society preparing to receive birds in need of care

  • Nov 22, 2019

Herbert: It’s not a party without bubbles

Plenty of sparkling wines to enjoy in B.C.

  • Nov 21, 2019

B.C. mayor urges premier to tweak road speeds in an ‘epidemic of road crash fatalities’

Haynes cites ICBC and provincial documents in letter to John Horgan

  • Nov 20, 2019

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Parksville Qualicum Beach

Want to know how to celebrate the holiday season? PQB News has you covered

Salvation Army kettle campaign targets $200,000 for Island residents in need

Goal is to raise $250,000 this year for Vancouver Island residents needing support

Parksville Fire Department food and toy drive raises more than $34K for Salvation Army

29,500 pounds of food collected; Craig Bay Resident Association makes largest single donation

Nine animals find fur-ever homes after special Parksville SPCA event

Province-wide half-price adoption deal homes 212 animals

  • Nov 17, 2019

Two new welcome poles unveiled for the Qualicum First Nation’s Head Start program

Carvers: Jesse Recalma of the Qualicum First Nation and Karver Everson of the K’ómoks First Nation

Parksville businesses encouraged to light up

Contest encourages stores to get into the holiday spirit

Berwick Qualicum Beach officially open

After years in the making, the retirement community is now home to 78 residents

New chess club starts up in Qualicum Beach

Replaces Bishops of Bowser, which shut down operations in September

QUIZ: Do you know the way to Sesame Street?

The iconic children’s television show first aired 50 years ago

Not looking forward to raking? Here’s why to leave the leaves

Nature Conservancy of Canada has good news for those who hate yard work

New backpack program starts up to help feed families in District 69

Fifty backpacks stocked with food sent home each week