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Order of Canada musician Phil Dwyer pens ‘The Ballad of Bonnie Henry’

Qualicum Beach lawyer notes provincial health officer has become a ‘folk hero’

Parksville, RDN moves to Stage 2 watering restrictions as of April 1

‘Snowpack accumulation has been below average’

  • Mar 30, 2020

COVID-19: Latest update from City of Parksville

Playgrounds remain closed, bylaw officers to support enforcement of rules

  • Mar 30, 2020

PQB crime report: Resident provides banking information after email saying they had won lottery

Fraud, theft among 240 complaints received by Oceanside RCMP in one-week period

  • Mar 30, 2020

Courtenay-Alberni MP Gord Johns hosts telephone town hall meeting March 30

Event runs from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

  • Mar 29, 2020

Students and parents reminded school is not back in session on Monday, March 30

No set date for classes to resume due to COVID-19

  • Mar 29, 2020
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PQBeat Podcast: Talking cars with Philip Wolf and Peter McCully

Listen: Chat includes best and worst vehicles, dream rides and more

  • Mar 29, 2020

PHOTOS: Looking up at the eagles

PQB News photographer Michael Briones shares shots of the majestic birds

COVID-19: Updates from Parksville, Qualicum Beach, RDN

Level 1 Emergency Operations Centre now activated

COVID-19: Have a heart-to-heart in Parksville Community Park

Painted hearts show correct way to follow physical distancing protocol

B.C. veterinarians want to smooth the fur of COVID-19-worried pet owners

Vets expect to continue giving your fur buddies the help they need while social distancing

Kids get back to learning in B.C., online

Ministry of Education rolls out new tool for school

COVID-19: Qualicum Beach youngster gets car parade for his sixth birthday

Friends get creative after party cancelled due to ongoing pandemic

COVID-19: Isolation exemptions to frontline workers a danger to patients, say Island Health employees

Staff exempt from self-isolation upon return from international travel according to Island Health

PQB crime report: Merchant assaulted when confronting shoplifter

Theft, computer fraud also among 212 complaints to Oceanside RCMP in one-week period

  • Mar 27, 2020

COVID-19: Latest update on RDN services

Open burning restriction imposed for land clearing