Local News

Parksville Qualicum Beach crime report: Crooks pilfer concrete statue of Buddha

Oceanside RCMP received 319 complaints for the week of June 16-22

  • Jul 8, 2019

Did somebody order flowers? ‘Lonely’ bouquets looking for a new home

70-plus floral arrangements to be placed around mid-Island for lucky finders

Top pilots to highlight Qualicum Beach airshow

Popular event takes place July 13 at QB Airport

2019 Canada Day parade Qualicum Beach
River Green Resort Fire
Accessibility Golf
Mass funerals begin after deadly Sri Lanka attacks

Parksville sand sculpting competition draws competitors from around the world

‘Myths and Legends’ the theme for popular annual event

Parksville council plan identifies five core priorities

Focus on housing, health care, recreation, economic development and community safety

  • Jul 6, 2019

Parksville council liaison withdrawn from homeless outreach group

Mayor Ed Mayne, who formed task force in 2010, says liaison was being verbally attacked

RDN to apply new handyDART registration process

Applicants to be evaluated by mobility co-ordinator

Qualicum K-12 support workers ratify tentative agreement

‘Having new people on the employer side has made a huge difference’

  • Jul 4, 2019

Parksville council advances proposed bylaw to regulate distribution of needles

Mayor: ‘I believe that we have an obligation to protect the 14,000 people of Parksville’

Memorial service for Clarke Gourlay scheduled

Service goes Friday, July 5 (10 a.m.) at the Qualicum Beach Civic Centre

  • Jul 3, 2019

Qualicum Beach resident named first Canadian woman to captain a major cruise ship

When not at sea, Wendy Williams resides on her Island hobby farm

RDN board ‘deeply saddened’ by director Gourlay’s passing

Stanhope to temporarily take over regional district duties

Survey results for Parksville council priorities posted

425 completed; to help determine council strategy

  • Jul 2, 2019

Parksville Qualicum Beach crime report: Crooks pass out counterfeit bills, steal torches, damage provincial park

Oceanside RCMP received 280 complaints the week of June 9-15

  • Jul 2, 2019

Seven beach volleyball nets donated to City of Parksville

Nets installed at community park

  • Jul 1, 2019

Growing Wild Camp returns to Coombs

Week full of hands-on learning experiences

Qualicum school district superintendent says Fraser Institute rankings limited in scope

Elder: ‘Public rankings of schools based on only those limited measures is a travesty’

Ballenas Secondary grads of 2019 celebrate

Ceremony, prom parade complete high school journey