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Family, Town of Qualicum Beach celebrate St. Andrews’ 80th

Mayor wants to take it slow in making changes to site

Justin Trudeau gets warm welcome at BC Forest Discovery Centre

“I just wanted to say what a pleasure it is to be here today with all of you.”

VIDEO: Blast from the Past car show

Mustand owner discusses his rare ride

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Blast from the Past car show in Coombs, 2018
Busy Saturday in Qualicum Beach
Errington Brush Fire
Parksville Lions International Kite Festival 2018

Man acting suspiciously near Parksville Starbucks flees on foot

15 per cent increase in call volume compared to same time last year: Oceanside RCMP

  • Aug 3rd, 2018

Free bus rides in Qualicum Beach starts this month

Initiative will run for two months on two routes

  • Aug 4th, 2018

RCMP arrest man in stolen car in Parksville

Vehicle reported stolen on July 30

  • Aug 2nd, 2018

Vancouver Island man giving a hand to those less fortunate

Man 3D prints a prosthetic hand as part of new hobby

Qualicum Beach mayor plans to run for re-election

Teunis Westbroek hopes to continue serving needs of Town’s residents as mayor

Arrowsmith Search and Rescue busy in recent weeks

Members respond to four calls, one in Top Bridge area outside of Parksville

Parksville family urges parents to follow gut after toddler contracts E.coli infection

The cause of infection is unknown, but parents suspect it came from deer feces

Collision close call leaves Parksville pensioner looking for help

Friend hopes to raise enough money to replace, upgrade tricycle

Province warns Vancouver Island of expanded drought warning

Government urges residents, businesses to conserve water

  • Jul 31st, 2018

Woman who was caught in mudslide near Nanoose now suing for negligence

Lawsuit claims road maintenance a factor when car and driver plunged 20 metres into sinkhole

Witness recounts confrontation with machete-wielding man

Suspect storms into Parksville business and later a home with woman, two young children

Lt.-Gov opens Robert Held exhibit in Parksville

Glass-work inspired by impressionist painter Claude Monet

Qualicum Beach Rotary House rich with history

It is rumoured its life began in Nanaimo during the Second World War

  • Jul 29th, 2018

VIDEO: Saturday packed full of events in Qualicum Beach

Artists were out painting the town while the St. Mark’s Fair took place for the 46th year

Hollywood Northwest? More film productions popping up on Vancouver Island

Hallmark Channel’s ‘Chesapeake Shores’, Disney’s ‘Descendants 3’ and more use Island locations

Nanoose couple sells surplus produce for charity

Collingwoods to donate funds to Nanoose Bay Catspan Society

Search called off for missing Oak Bay senior

It was determined that all viable options available to the search efforts had been explored