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Throwback: Parksville Makerspace shows off old Commodore 64 computer

Open house takes place Aug. 8, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

#StayandPlayParksville photo contest starting up

Residents have a chance to win a prize while documenting their local community

DFO reports unusually high whale mortalities in 2020

“It’s so important to have all these eyes and ears in the community reporting these deaths.”

Ballenas students help keep essential community services going

Club donates $1,000 to SOS Grateful Hearts campaign

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2020 Errington Grade 7 Grad Drive By
Family-friendly cycling trails
VIDEO: Police use tear gas to subdue Saanich Woman

Lightning leaves pieces of tree all over Errington yard

Strike took place at approximately 4 a.m. on Friday, July 31

Parksville-area family receives anonymous letters complaining children are being too loud

Letter said the noise of kids playing in the backyard is ‘unbearable’

Qualicum school district to unveil initial back-to-school plan next week

Specifics of overall provincial plans to be announced at a later date

Saanich man serving life sentence for killing two as a teen gets extended day parole

Derik Christopher Lord was convicted in 1992 for two counts of first-degree murder

Oceanside Place arena re-opening ice sheet on Aug. 3

Pickleball courts available one day later

Road construction will affect Highway 4 traffic between Qualicum and Port Alberni

Temporary detour onto Highway 4 in Whiskey Creek for culvert work starts Aug. 4, 2020

Parksville council votes to apply for grant to upgrade Community Park

Money would go toward resurfacing tennis courts, lacrosse box upgrades and more

Nanoose Bay resort adds 10 pickleball courts

GM ‘amazed by the interest’ in growing sport

Vancouver Island police requesting help in locating missing Saskatoon man

Tanner Afseth may be in the area of Shawnigan Lake or Ladysmith

Parksville council supports application for affordable housing development

Nanaimo Affordable Housing Society making an application to BC Housing for funding

Multiple sailing waits expected on ferries on B.C. Day long weekend

BC Ferries suggests reservations, travelling at night, taking alternate routes