Local News

SOS surpasses goal to help children and families during holidays

Organization receives more than $116,000 to help those in need

  • Jan 3, 2019

Four properties in PQB region make list of highest-valued on Island

Assessment notices coming soon for B.C. property owners

Parksville residents protest against 222 Corfield supportive housing project
Grotto Spa at Tigh-Na-Mara named number one in Canada
Flooding at Martindale and Price roads Jan. 3, 2019
Single Vehicle accident near Kinkade Road Jan. 3, 2019.

Fundraiser launched for former Campbell River man badly injured in workplace explosion

Eric Fabbro suffering serious injuries following blast at welding business near Edmonton

  • Jan 2, 2019

UPDATED: Rain and wind warnings continue for Vancouver Island

Winter storm season on B.C.’s wild west coast with up to 100mm of rain falling across the Island

Qualicum Beach Mayor Brian Wiese offers New Year’s message

‘I think great things await us in 2019’

  • Jan 2, 2019

Hundreds take plunge in Parksville’s Polar Bear Splash 2019

Brave souls take dip in frigid waters

  • Jan 1, 2019

Mayor Mayne’s 2019 message for Parksville

‘2019 truly promises to be an exciting year’

  • Jan 1, 2019

City of Parksville says it has no connection to citizens Facebook page

City asserts it is not associated with ‘Parksville Citizens Come Together’

  • Dec 31, 2018

New Parksville subdivision requires updates on Moss Ave, McKillop Drive

Traffic interruptions are expected when construction begins in new year

  • Dec 30, 2018

UPDATED: Pedestrian airlifted to hospital after being struck in Parksville

Incident occurred at Mid-Island Co-op station

  • Dec 29, 2018

KSS to hold annual Christmas tree drive

Students, volunteers will chip Christmas trees for dry grad donations

PQB, Island residents offer thanks to Hydro, emergency crews

Gratitude shown for worker efforts following massive windstorm Dec. 20

  • Dec 29, 2018

City drops out of Corfield lawsuit, BC Housing steps in

Judge rules to make BC Housing a respondent in petition over rezoning for supportive housing project

Hydro: Whiskey Creek, Cameron Lake areas rocked by windstorm

‘It looked like there was a volcano blast or a tornado went through there’

The best-ever Christmas present

Parksville Qualicum Beach personalities share their stories of their favourite gifts

  • Dec 25, 2018

Still dreaming of a White (but wet) Christmas?

Wet snow possible tonight and on Boxing Day

  • Dec 25, 2018