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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

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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

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

Free fishing allowed for Family Fishing Weekend

Most fishing is being offered for free this weekend in recognition of a celebrated family tradition

Accessible bike provides opportunities in Parksville Qualicum Beach

Qualicum Beach principal, student test out adaptable tandem cycle

Lowest tides in years exposes Island seashore

Moon and sun collaborate for significant low tides this summer with more lows predicted to return July 13 and Aug. 11

WALK raises more than $51,000 for ALS

The Mid Island WALK for ALS was held on June 10

  • Jun 15th, 2018