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Faye Smith remembered, honoured through new interpretive pavilion

Qualicum Beach’s upgraded Brant viewing area is dedicated to the long-time wild salmon advocate

Brian Wiese: Qualicum Beach mayoral candidate
Anne Skipsey: Qualicum Beach mayoral candidate
Scott Harrison: Qualicum Beach councillor candidate
Robert Filmer: Qualicum Beach councillor candidate

Police bust cannabis grow op in North Campbell River

One man arrested after fleeing into ‘swampy area’ near Vigar Rd. – police

RDN to create regional strategy on affordable housing

Initiative prompted by new National Housing Strategy direction

City of Parksville prepares for cannabis legalization

Council discussed a regulatory regime for the city once recreational pot becomes legal

VIDEO: Qualicum Beach man escapes injury after car bursts into flames

Fire crews arrived quickly to douse the blaze

  • Sep 26th, 2018

Well-known volunteer hopes to raise $10,000 for Tour de Rock

Lemoine to have her locks shaved off for a seventh time

Development permit issued for four-storey apartment on Dogwood Street

Proposed 63-unit building will include water conservation measures

New data gives insight into Parksville Qualicum Beach-area homeless community

42 without homes agree to take survey on gender, age, health, length of time in community

Jean Young running for Qualicum Beach councillor

Longtime business owner discusses her past accomplishments, plans for council

  • Sep 24th, 2018

Skaters get a golden moment with Chan

Olympic medallist conducts two-day seminar that attracted close to 150 participants

Marilyn Wilson runs for Parksville councillor

Wilson hopes a new council will unite the city

  • Sep 24th, 2018

Get ready for a week of sunshine across Vancouver Island

Environment Canada is forecasting temperatures in the high teens all this week

RDN director says filming of ‘Sonic’ caused disruption

Veenhof wants regional district to have filming permits in future

Parksville-area graffiti tagger arrested by RCMP

Existing court conditions required that suspect not be in possession of graffiti-making material

Seeing double, the trials and tribulations of twins

BIG READ: Three Vancouver Island mothers share their experiences with multiple births

Parksville man arrested in relation to Mercedes, motorcycle fight

RCMP recommend assault charge for man driving Mercedes