Local News

Ballenas Secondary to host next Parksville council meeting

Meeting takes place in school theatre on Feb. 20 at 1:30 p.m.

  • Feb 10, 2019

Snow blankets Parksville Qualicum Beach region

Motorists urged to take caution on roads

  • Feb 10, 2019

Corfield lawsuit could be months from decision: City of Parksville

Validity of rezoning bylaw for supportive housing project remains before courts

  • Feb 10, 2019
Qualicum Beach Pipe Band drum salute at Robbie Burn celebration
Parksville residents protest against 222 Corfield supportive housing project
Grotto Spa at Tigh-Na-Mara named number one in Canada
Flooding at Martindale and Price roads Jan. 3, 2019

Residential housing market grows in RDN

Official says level of building activity indicates a strong economy in the region

CRIME REPORT: Police in Parksville Qualicum Beach deal with 243 calls

Break-ins, public booze consumption among offences

  • Feb 10, 2019

Parksville bylaw officers to take more proactive enforcement role

Historically, city has taken a compliance-based approach

  • Feb 9, 2019

VIDEO: Parksville Gem and Mineral Show

Brilliant stones and lots of jewellery to check out at show, running Feb. 9 and 10

More money to be set aside for $839K Little Qualicum River Park bridge

Old bridge was taken down in 2017 due to safety concerns

Garbage collection by the Town of Qualicum Beach to end June 1

Council goes with staff recommendation to axe patchwork service

Wounded Warriors Run BC gets ready to hit the road

Local runners aim to raise $100,000 for PTSD-related programs, supports

Public told to stay away from Little Qualicum Falls Park

Safety a concern during cleanup after massive windstorm

2nd annual Gem and Mineral Show coming to Parksville

Thirty vendors expected for Feb. 9-10 events at Parksville Community Centre

Qualicum Beach councillors want to give themselves a big pay hike

Proposed increase to go from ‘pittance to a slightly larger pittance’: Filmer

Can pot farming save Vancouver Island agriculture?

Nanaimo suggests easing ALR rules to help farmers augment their income with cannabis

Parksville-area Salvation Army short on donations, volunteers

Soup kitchen will be closed on Tuesdays all February

Parksville’s First Lego League team tabbed as ‘rising stars’

Cyber Raptors shine in competition against 40 teams from across B.C. and the Yukon

  • Feb 6, 2019

Rainbow crosswalk approved in Qualicum Beach

Staff estimate cost at $8,500

  • Feb 6, 2019

ICBC lowball injury offers aren’t driving up court costs, ministry says

B.C. auto insurance monopoly struggling with rising legal, settlement costs

Protesters rally against logging of old-growth rainforests on Vancouver Island

Parksville Qualicum Beach residents gather in front of MLA Michelle Stilwell’s office