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B.C. Indigenous woman appointed to Canada’s gun advisory committee

First Nations and northern voices were both missing in discussions

RDN to develop small- and large-scale evacuation plans

Regional District of Nanaimo and District of Lantzville receive funding for work

Cougar spotted near home in French Creek

Gayle Hunter had an unexpected visitor on Sunday, March 3. Hunter, who…

  • Mar 5, 2019
KSS Kids Climate Change Protest
Vigil for Errington huskies, Kodi and Tigger
Supportive Housing Project
Flying Phil turns 67

Vandals strike in Parksville Community Park

Sawtooth Oak cut down in act of ‘pointless destruction’

  • Mar 5, 2019

World’s largest gnome needs a new home

Iconic Nanoose Bay attraction could soon be demolished

RDN directors to be involved in water action plan update

Three directors to take part in year-long process for 2019 project

Wounded Warriors stop in Qualicum Beach

Group close to reaching fundraising goal of $100,000

Port Alice awaits word as few remaining pulp mill workers sent home

No word yet from company as to whether move marks permanent closure of dormant Neucel cellulose

New area code rolling out in B.C. this spring

All phone numbers with current area codes are set to run out by May 2020

Number of missing dogs has Nanoose Bay woman concerned

Calls for neighbours to be ‘more vigilant’ watching out for each other

Herring egg harvest re-opens in French Creek and Qualicum Bay

People had contracted infections after Vibrio cholerae bacteria found: Island Health

  • Feb 28, 2019

Ever wanted to be a ‘Circus Freak’?

All-inclusive circus school and aerial fitness facility opening in Parksville

  • Feb 28, 2019

Rental scam, vandalism, theft of booze on Parksville Qualicum Beach police blotter

Oceanside RCMP received 196 complaints during week of Feb. 11-17

  • Feb 28, 2019

Qualicum Beach offers land to RDN for recreational purposes

While the Regional District of Nanaimo board contemplates how to proceed with…

RDN, VIU team up on stinky project in French Creek

Program being set up to monitor odours at pollution control centre

‘Myths and Legends’ voted as theme for Parksville’s 2019 sand sculpting competition

Winner beat out ‘Planes, Trains, Automobiles’ and ‘Carnival’

Parksville looks for mobile food vendors

Focus on locally grown and nutritious foods

  • Feb 27, 2019