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Vancouver Island cancer survivor not giving up fight

Kim Angell grows from advocate and blogger to the face of national campaign

  • Mar 18, 2019

Annual CatSpan book and garage sale happening March 22 and 23

All proceeds from sale go toward helping feral cats in Parksville Qualicum Beach

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Meet B.C.'s oldest lawyer

Video: Meet Pacu, the Shuswap’s largest and oldest pet fish

Relative of the piranha draws new visitors every year

Astronaut’s visit uplifts B.C. community still reeling from wildfires

Chris Hadfield joins field-research team in Telegraph Creek

Vancouver Island weather forecast shows serious signs of spring

Sunshine and temperatures in the mid-teens expected Sunday and Monday

Nude bungy jumpers stretch annual Vancouver Island event to record heights

More than 100 take the plunge for the BC Schizophrenia Society at WildPlay Nanaimo

Tofino to ban plastic bags, set minimum charge for paper and reusable bags

Town says minimum pricing aims to avoid excessive rebound to paper and reusable bags

Parksville student’s unique prom proposal was a ‘shoe-in’

Girl comes up with Croc-solid plan to ask longtime friend to event

Community photos: A tasty treat

Tony Markle shares a great pic: With recent snow covering the ground,…

  • Mar 6, 2019

Stolen hamburger returned to B.C. restaurant with side of shame

Misunderstanding leads to removal of sizable ornamental sandwich

Community photos: Pileated woodpecker in Parksville

PQB News reader Cathy Hamlen shares this photo of an adult male…

  • Mar 4, 2019

Community Photos: Parksville sunrise

PQB News reader Dean Popil captured this wonderful image of a recent…

  • Mar 3, 2019

B.C. First Nations youth ready to sing during International Women’s Day

Group requested to peform their song ‘Worthy’ during New Westminster event

VIDEO: Flash mob in Parksville to support Pink Shirt Day

Springwood Elementary students, staff dance to support anti-bullying initiatives

Parksville students hit the catwalk

Ballenas Dry Grad Fashion Show a success

  • Feb 26, 2019

History: The architectural legacy of Sam Little

Designs leave legacy in Qualicum Beach, other Island locales

  • Feb 21, 2019