Local News

Three-way stop installed at Northwest Bay and Franklin’s Gull roads in Parksville

Estimated cost of $5,000 will be funded from council contingency

  • Jul 10, 2019

Feral rabbits in your yard? You’re on your own in Parksville

City says it’s up to individuals to deal with rascally creatures

2019 Canada Day parade Qualicum Beach
Mass funerals begin after deadly Sri Lanka attacks
Minister not feeling great about social media co-operation as election nears
Toddler tumbles out of moving vehicle

Parksville Fire Department proposes ‘pop-up’ water parks

Council briefs: New pickleball courts could also soon be on their way

Parksville council works toward five key priorities identified by residents

Focus on affordable housing, public safety, healthcare, recreation and economic development

Parksville’s Memorial Avenue streetscape project well underway

Community design workshop happening July 10

  • Jul 8, 2019

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

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Parksville council liaison withdrawn from homeless outreach group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