Local News

Suspect arrested following gunpoint robbery in Qualicum Beach

Stop and Shop Grocery was robbed June 5; man now in custody

  • Jun 15, 2019

RDN board supports application for Coombs cannabis shop

Cannabis pharmaceutical facility in Nanoose also granted temporary-use licence

Survey seeks feedback on Parksville’s Memorial Avenue streetscape improvements

Public invited to join public engagement events

  • Jun 14, 2019
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Take a tour of Lighthouse Country
Carver fashions cutlery out of Scotch Broom
2019 Boomer's Legacy Ride
River Green Resort Fire

So, ‘Dave from Vancouver Island’ has reunited with his travelling pals after 50 years

Canadians, Americans meet in California after backpacking Europe together in 1969

VIDEO: A day spent in Lighthouse Country

Take a virtual tour of Spider Lake, VIU’s Marine Field Station, and PineRidge Farm

  • Jun 13, 2019

Parksville father and son thank veterans, meet PM at Juno Beach D-Day celebration

Youngster: Trudeau is a “nice guy” but the real excitement came from meeting the veterans

Virtual map pinpoints property crime in Parksville Qualicum Beach

Oceanside Community Safety Volunteers highlight where crime is occurring

Qualicum Beach and Parksville to share a fire chief

Chief Marc Norris will serve both the city and the town

  • Jun 11, 2019

Parksville to remove several ornamental white birch trees throughout the city

Removal necessary because of the bronze birch borer

  • Jun 11, 2019

Public invited to discuss Parksville’s Orca Place

Island Health, ICCS to facilitate talks on new supportive housing facility

  • Jun 11, 2019

Courtenay-Alberni MP says plastics ban is ‘a beginning’

Canada will ban single-use plastics as early as 2021

  • Jun 10, 2019

Berwick cancels proposed $50M seniors facility in Parksville

Project would have housed approximately 250 seniors, staffed 150 employees and included a daycare

UPDATE: Crews continue to battle Read Island wildfire

Fire burning in dense forest and mountainous terrain

French Creek Residents Association wants answers from RDN

Investigator appointed in case of EPCOR water system

  • Jun 10, 2019

Lawsuit dropped in Parksville’s 222 Corfield case

An official consent dismissal order was signed