Community

Celebrating 50 years of SOS in Parksville Qualicum Beach

Two free public events happening July 8 in Parksville and July 14 in Qualicum Beach

  • Jul 6th, 2018

VIDEO: Cute bear cubs playing in pool

Orphaned brother and sister cared for at Critter Care facility

Youth organization hopes B.C. schools will incorporate its anti-porn curriculum

Designed by the Youth Well-Being Project, the curriculum was designed to encourage healthy sexuality

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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

Pledge ride raises more than $8,000 for therapeutic horse back riding

Thirty two riders and steeds came out for the ride on Sunday, June 24

  • Jul 5th, 2018

Qualicum Beach Uptown Market opening for third year

July 5 is opening day, with market running Thursday’s through August

  • Jul 5th, 2018

Parks naturalist represents Parksville in Tour de Rock

Allison Roberts will cycle 1,100 km across Vancouver Island for pediatric cancer research

Parksville Chrysler raises funds for charity through golf

The annual golf tournament raised $11,000 for local charities

Parksville, Qualicum Beach, Bowser celebrate Canada Day

From parades to concerts to kids activities to a car show, there was plenty to keep the region busy

Ballenas grad parade on June 30 in Parksville

Students to parade from Springwood Elementary to the PCCC

  • Jun 26th, 2018

Pigs crash yoga class in B.C.

First it was goats, now it’s pigs — you can get downward dog with the whole farm in Aldergrove

Family raises money for B.C. man burned in campfire mishap

Harold Duncan-Williams suffered first, second and third degree burns when his shirt caught on fire

Riding to raise money

Horse enthusiasts can take part in a ride to raise money for therapeutic riding association

  • Jun 22nd, 2018

VIDEO: Trades jobs the way of the future on Vancouver Island?

Hundreds of people attend Black Press Career Fair in Nanaimo

VIDEO: Kennel club show in Nanoose Bay

The Nanaimo Kennel Club hosted its annual June show at Nanoose Bay Equestrian Centre June 14-17

Do you have what it takes to be Miss BC?

‘It’s one of those adventures in life. Try something, try new things.’

Nine-year-old launches recycling business in northwest B.C.

With no curb-side pick up recycling in Prince Rupert, one young boy found his niche

Parksville Qualicum Beach golfers raise funds, hope

Save-On-Foods draws record turnout for Children’s Hospital benefit

  • Jun 17th, 2018