Local News

Qualicum Beach mayor asks Trudeau about housing strategy

Trudeau visited Nanaimo for B.C. town hall stop

Parksville youth put worms to work in compost project

Ballenas Secondary students, teacher aim to keep food waste out of landfills

Qualicum Beach extends OCP review to fourth meeting

Council has spent nine hours on issue through three sessions

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Locals suggest safe drug use site needed in Parksville Qualicum Beach
Qualicum Beach Seedy Saturday 2018
Parksville Curling Club hosts BC Men's championship opening ceremony
Flooding damages Parksville RV park

Parksville Curling Club hosts its own ‘big game’

Club, volunteers lauded during B.C. Men’s Curling Championship

Nanoose Bay area to get reservoir for firefighting

Regional District of Nanaimo approves $150,000 project at Jan. 23 meeting

Qualicum school district to host social media talk for parents, students

Dangers, pitfalls of social media and leaving a digital footprint to be discussed

  • Feb 1st, 2018

VIDEO: Qualicum Beach Seedy Saturday sees strong turnout

Event brought dozens of vendors together to help residents from the Island and the Mainland kick-off the gardening season

UPDATE: No injuries in highway 19 rear-ender

Highway was down to one lane going north at crash site near Arbutus Meadows

  • Feb 1st, 2018

Port Hardy council debates marijuana tax revenue sharing

Port Hardy’s Marijuana Committee will be looking into the issue of tax revenue sharing.

Trevena talks: exclusive interview with the MLA for the North Island

Trevena discussed topics from Highway 19, to the Port Alice pulp mill, and fish farms.

RDN offers incentives to trade in woodstoves

Rebates increase for those who switch to cleaner fuels

  • Feb 2nd, 2018

Coombs hosts cannabis hearing

Meeting scheduled for Feb. 6 at Bradley Centre

Oceanside RCMP program helps residents stay safe

Initiative uses Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design

Pitfalls may prevent permanent purging of pounds

‘Quick-fix’ diets no substitute for sustainable and healthy lifestyle changes

Students put in pilot seat at Qualicum school job fair

Travelling fair gives students, public chance to test skills, interest in range of careers

Parksville’s Career Centre offers youth jobs training

BladeRunners program for ages 16-30 begins Feb. 19

Flood damages Parksville RV park

Residents begin returning to Parry’s RV Park as floodwaters recede

Thief rips out ATM from French Creek, still at large

Suspect wheels cash machine out of gas station