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Parksville council OKs provisional budget

$5,000 grant to museum added to 2018 budget

Wet weather expected for much of coastal B.C.

The Weather Network is calling for up to 200mm of rain to fall in some areas of the South Coast and Vancouver Island

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    The Bright Friday Parksville Downtown Christmas Light-Up
      Rivers rising in Parksville Qualicum Beach region
        Fire department food drive at Craig Bay

          High winds cancel slew of BC Ferries sailings

          Travel to and from Victoria and Vancouver as well as Northern Gulf Islands affected

          Port Alberni resident robbed with weapon, thieves steal thousands

          Most of the stolen currency is in Canadian $100 bills. The police investigation is ongoing.

          • Nov 17th, 2017

          Drunk driver ticketed after wrong-way rollover

          Nanaimo man crashes on Inland Island Highway near Qualicum Beach

          Ballenas students snare top honours at model UN

          Classmates claim school’s first, second Best Delegate awards

          • Nov 17th, 2017

          Homeless society unveils community care mobile in Parksville

          Health care items, advice to be dispensed from RV

          Bowser woman recovering from stabbing wounds

          Police arrest 22-year-old male suspect in Nov. 14 incident

          • Nov 15th, 2017

          Car fire on Hwy. 19 near Nanoose slowing traffic

          Fire has been put out, and the car has been removed

          • Nov 16th, 2017

          Daytime B&E in Parksville

          Stolen items include rings, a gold chain and a Canadian coin collection

          • Nov 16th, 2017

          Funding awarded to boost physical activity in District 69

          Money to be used to address accessibility and barriers to programs and amenities

          • Nov 16th, 2017

          Qualicum refugee group matches with family

          Syrian family of five expected to arrive before end of year

          Crime spree at Cowichan Lake ends in capture of four in the woods

          Four people are in custody after a crime spree at Cowichan Lake led to a chase in the bush.

          85-year-old Errington man returns to remote arctic with history to share

          Documentary to premier on local man’s years sailing through the ice

          UPDATE: Vancouver Island driver killed when logging truck leaves road

          TimberWest contractor dies near Caycuse, off the shores of Lake Cowichan

          Parksville Museum closes ‘indefinitely’

          Funding shortfalls blamed for sudden staff layoffs

          RDN board now includes new representative from Parksville, Nanaimo

          Minister questions rationale behind RDN’s voting unit request

          Rock slide closes Highway 4 for two hours

          Traffic backed up in heavy rain Tuesday evening

          • Nov 15th, 2017

          RDN to present 2018 preliminary budget

          Regional district is encouraging the community to learn about next year’s financial plan