Community

Downtown Youth Ambassadors back in Parksville lending helping hand

Jose Hope and Jared Walmark hit the streets five days a week to help tourists, residents

Injured humpback whale spotted near Comox

Fresh gash on juvenile possibly caused by boat prop

New gateway signs installed in Parksville’s downtown

Signage will let people know when they’re entering the downtown core

  • Jul 14th, 2018
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Doighouse earthship build in Qualicum Bay
Parksville rock and gem show Sept. 29-30
Faye Smith Rosenblatt memorial Pavilion
14th annual Knox Fall Fair

Artists continue work on sand sculptures

The public can view the sand sculptures starting at 2 p.m. on July 13

Armstrong hosts B.C. 4H riders

PHOTOS: Horse trails at the Okanagan Stock Show

Conservation investigating video of kids feeding bears in B.C.

The Vancouver-area family were allegedly seen handing out food though an open window of a home

Anti-smoking protest giving woman the creeps

Dead snake, motor oil, rotting seafood among items left on rock where woman takes cigarette break

Beach Fest begins Friday with sand sculpting

Twenty-nine sculptors from around the world to create sand art in Parksville

  • Jul 12th, 2018

Historic Parksville church celebrates 124th anniversary

St. Anne’s Church is offering free tours of the church Tuesdays through summer

Parksville resident builds bike to glide along railroad

ICF says rail use not permitted on active railroad

Seal pup rescued off B.C. coast is active and growing

Bazzite was found as an abandoned newborn on Vancouver Island

St. Mark’s 46th annual fair hits Qualicum Beach July 28

More than 140 vendors will be on display at the fair offering a wide variety of goods

  • Jul 10th, 2018

VIDEO: Nanoose Days Parade and QF Teddy Bear Picnic

Kids and their stuffed animals turn out for annual event July 7

Beach Day returns to Qualicum’s waterfront

Annual celebrations and events will take place on Sunday, July 15

Qualicum Beach secondary student gets $5,000 scholarship

Pieter de Reuver Foundation awards Emily Godfrey, and two others with two new awards

  • Jul 7th, 2018

Vancouver Island man wins $500K in Lotto 6/49

And this isn’t the first time that Robert Scott, from Greater Victoria, has defied the odds

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

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