Community

PHOTOS: Bear fishes for salmon in Goldstream Park

Each fall thousands of vistors head to the park to watch the annual salmon spawn

Child Haven fundraiser Dinner back in Parksville Oct. 26

The event will be held at the Parksville Community Centre from 6 - 9 p.m.

  • Oct 23, 2018

Outgoing RDN directors honoured

Politicians recognized for years of service

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Parksville residents protest against 222 Corfield supportive housing project
Grotto Spa at Tigh-Na-Mara named number one in Canada
Flooding at Martindale and Price roads Jan. 3, 2019
Single Vehicle accident near Kinkade Road Jan. 3, 2019.

Openly queer, female priest of B.C. church defying norms

Andrea Brennan serves Fernie at pivotal time in church’s history

Foster care is ‘superhighway to homelessness,’ B.C. youth advocate says

Katherine McParland grew up in foster care and lived on the streets

VIDEO: Millionaire Lottery returns to give back and win big

Since 1996, Millionaire Lottery has raised $52 million for the VGH+UBC Hospital Foundation

Hero campaign raises $1.1 million for Canada non-profits

Lowe’s Canada Heroes campaign was held throughout September

Errington Fire Department gains two new trucks

Department celebrated new engines with community BBQ Oct. 13

  • Oct 14, 2018

B.C. brewery creates bread beer from food waste

The brew aims to raise food waste awareness and provide funds for the food bank

Worker celebrates 50 years at Alberni Pacific Division

Dore, who completed schooling in Qualicum, started career earning $2.70 per hour in August of 1968

  • Oct 12, 2018

Lego League robotics program available for kids in PQB

JunioTech Kids Academy has partnered with a Parksville engineer for the 12-week course

Seaside Cruizers more than just a car show

The service club gave away more than $50,000 to local organizations in 2018

Qualicum Beach dentists hold Free Dental Day

Arbutus Dental Clinic will be offering certain free dental services on Saturday, Oct. 20

Coombs Apple Pressing Day celebrates local food

Annual event will feature the Pressing Matter Mobile Juicer

  • Oct 8, 2018

Mushrooms, mushrooms and more mushrooms

Festival has something for everyone

  • Oct 6, 2018

PHOTO GALLERY: Tour de Rock in pictures

See some of the best photographs from the 2018 Tour de Rock from across Vancouver Island

WATCH: Tour de Rock 2018

See the incredibly compassionate and dedicated supporters of the Cops for Cancer Tour de Rock

Chemainus maintains its appetite for big donations at Tour de Rock breakfast

Community groups respond to the cause and 49th Parallel’s contribution surpasses $50,000