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‘Uncorked’ wine and food festival returns to Parksville

Event to raise funds for Variety Children’s Charity, Rotary Club Parksville AM

Parksville Qualicum Beach crime report: Thieves pilfer Gucci glasses, break host of vehicle windows

Oceanside RCMP receive 229 complaints the week of Jan. 5-11

  • Jan 27, 2020

Traffic delays expected on the Malahat as sky-walk construction begins

No delays during the day as work planned for evenings

Bowser Seniors Housing Society receives $26,400 donation

100+ Women Who Care Oceanside group makes latest community contribution

  • Jan 26, 2020

RDN budget talks to include public consultation results

Director not impress with level of engagement

Qualicum Beach gears up for 18th annual Seedy Saturday

Local gardeners welcome to attend the by-donation event on Feb. 1

  • Jan 25, 2020
2019 Tigh-Na-Mara Toy Drive for the SOS
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Canadian Tire replaces stolen toys for Salvation Army
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‘Elizabeth Little Waterfront Park’ proposed in Qualicum Beach

It was first announced in 2018 that St. Andrews Lodge would be turned into a public space

Three celebrations this summer in Parksville for city’s big 75th birthday bash

Beach party and street festival to be added to city’s roster of activities

Co-author of ‘Around the World in a Dugout Canoe’ to speak in Qualicum Beach

Event will raise money for the Qualicum Beach Museum

  • Jan 25, 2020

St. Mary’s Church to celebrate 30 years with community dinner

Originally built in Errington in 1925, church has been in Nanoose Bay for 30 years

  • Jan 24, 2020

Parksville Qualicum Beach area sends more than 1,000 shoeboxes to children in need

Toys, hygiene items, school supplies and other items included in the boxes

  • Jan 24, 2020

New Parksville Qualicum Beach men’s group donates $9.3K to Inclusion Parksville

100 Fine Gentlemen of Oceanside Who Give A Damn just formed in December

Transit BC to replace Regional District of Nanaimo’s handyDart bus fleet

New vehicles will be gas-powered, with better loading and unloading capabilities

Vernon woman suing McDonald’s for spilled coffee

Woman seeking nearly $10K, says employee failed to put lid on properly

Parksville’s Knox United Church to host warming centre

Facility to open on Thursdays as step to help area’s homeless

Eagle takes in sights from his Parksville perch

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  • Jan 23, 2020

Remote surveillance helps RCMP nab suspect following Parksville break-in

Stolen items returned after business owner takes quick action

Port Alberni man arrested after police seize suspected illicit drugs in Nanoose Bay

Car stopped, impounded after driver clocked travelling at more than twice the posted speed limit