LETTER: Vancouver Island teen says people are overreacting to COVID-19 pandemic

My name is Crystal Cox, a student at Edward Milne Community High…

  • Apr 13, 2020

LETTER: Be respectful of others while out shopping

I’m a senior and today I had to bark at someone to…

  • Apr 12, 2020

YOUR LETTERS: Who would have thought?

Who would have thought, in the blink of an eye, our lives…

  • Apr 8, 2020
Parksville celebrated 75th anniversary of end of WWII
Berwick Surprise Party
Parksville Fire Department Drive-Bys
Semi-trailer fire at Parksville Weighing Station

YOUR LETTERS: Celebrating what is good in our world

During this very unsettled time in our world, we can all still…

  • Apr 8, 2020

Social distancing not being observed

This letter is for the two adults and two kids on bikes…

  • Mar 28, 2020

People not listening to ‘stay at home’ warnings

It was disarming to see a large group of teenagers, some with…

  • Mar 28, 2020

Gas prices are too high in Parksville area

I am fully supportive of supporting local businesses, especially those who have…

  • Mar 28, 2020

LETTER – Herring fisherman offers industry’s side of the debate

Paid protestors want to stop a way of life they know nothing about

  • Mar 11, 2020

Thanks to those involved with Wounded Warriors run

I would like to give thanks to the people who supported the…

  • Mar 10, 2020

Lawn bowling club offers thanks

The Parksville Lawn Bowling Club would like to say thanks so much…

  • Mar 10, 2020

Housing needs to be actually affordable

I have lived in Parksville many years, seeing many changes, the recent…

  • Mar 9, 2020

Quit stealing shopping carts

Do people not realize that it is wrong to take shopping carts…

  • Mar 3, 2020

Coombs Family Day a rousing success

The Arrowsmith Agricultural Association and Arrowsmith Community Recreation Association would like to…

  • Mar 3, 2020

Adults are a primary cause of bullying behaviour among children

After hearing much about the ongoing bullying problem that exists with today’s…

  • Mar 3, 2020

We need wetlands more than housing developments

We spend part of our time living in Parksville and have done…

  • Feb 13, 2020

Food security important for all

As new residents we were surprised and pleased when a firefighter showed…

  • Feb 13, 2020

See the wisdom in those who oppose pipeline

As I approach 80, one of my greatest pleasures is to spend…

  • Feb 11, 2020

EV cards should have dollar values

I find it very odd indeed that my tax dollars, having paid…

  • Feb 11, 2020

PM could use some simple math lessons

Was recently discussing the ever-growing Canadian federal deficit with an email buddy.…

  • Feb 8, 2020

Purchase of influence must be outlawed

Re: ‘Green Party at crossroads as winds of change blow’ (Editorial, PQB…

  • Feb 8, 2020