Local News

More Qualicum Beach, Nanoose Douglas-fir ecosystem protected from logging

B.C. Gov’t announces 980.5 hectares of protected land added

  • Jul 20th, 2018

Residents asked to help shape future of city parks

Survey now posted on Parksville’s website with series of questions

  • Jul 23rd, 2018

RDN to improve ways to deal with bylaw disputes

New system being explored that will be more efficient and effective

Blast from the Past car show in Coombs, 2018
Busy Saturday in Qualicum Beach
Errington Brush Fire
Parksville Lions International Kite Festival 2018

Qualicum Beach on path to ban plastic bags

Bylaw will get legal advice prior to third reading

Hotel, restaurant and multi-use residential complex proposed for Resort Drive

Parksville could soon see more rental units, some zoned for commercial use

Group raising money to stop Parksville supportive housing project

GoFundMe page has $15.2 K for lawyer fees raised since July 8

Cycle of Life Tour seeks donations for hospice society

Riders will cycle 200 km to help keep hospice care in motion

  • Jul 18th, 2018

VIDEO: Skydivers land at Beach Day in Qualicum Beach

Sandy arrival one of various attractions at annual event July 15

Qualicum Beach to ban all open burning

Prohibition takes effect at noon, Wednesday

Campfire ban coming into effect across West Coast

The Coastal Fire Centre says bans will begin on Wednesday

Oceanside RCMP seek wanted man Shaun Radke

Radke, 39, is wanted on several outstanding warrants

  • Jul 17th, 2018

DayPass transit program gets passing grade

RDN review shows initiative reduced conflicts and increased revenues

Qualicum Beach Hemsworth Road Trailway Project begins

Trail closed until construction is complete in Septmeber

  • Jul 16th, 2018

Heat warning issued for Vancouver Island

Temperatures expected to cool down later this week

RDN to review waste curbside collection options

Regional district to look at switching to automated collection system