Local News

Parksville senior donates money from condo sale to Brazil for school

Giancarlo Chitto donates close to $435,000 to help build educational facility

VIDEO: Top winners announced for sand sculpting competition

See the sculptures as they progress through the competition at Parksville Community Park

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

Town of Qualicum Beach to sell more than $5M in real estate

Sales to pay for recent real estate purchases, including St. Andrews Lodge

Living with obsessive compulsive disorder

The Big Read: Vancouver Island mom calls for more mental health services as son battles OCD

Structure fire in Dashwood is out

Dashwood chief says small house fire was out quickly

  • Jul 12th, 2018

Parksville councillor says info more ‘forthcoming’ in the future on supportive housing project

Leanne Salter said she was ‘kept in the dark’ on details about 222 Corfield St. South

Bowser residents say no to rezoning of two lots for wastewater treatment plant

Veenhof, RDN staff absorb barrage of angry comments on plan to flush sewage into the ocean

Parksville drug bust nets three arrests

Local says drug deals, use take place at beach trail near suspected drug house

Region-wide economic development being sought

RDN plans to hold workshop involving differenct groups in the region

Island moves four to five millimetres away from mainland

Southern Vancouver Island shifts due to tiny tremors

Qualicum Beach, CUPE ratify three-year deal

Agreement includes increases to some extended health benefits and wages

  • Jul 10th, 2018

Qualicum Beach Rotary receives donation for stolen Canadian flags

Parksville business person donates $500 anonymously

Report reveals widespread violations by fish processing facilities

Most effluent-discharging plants in the province “out of compliance with their permit”

St. Andrews Lodge waterfront to become town park

Town of Qualicum Beach announces purchase plans for historic waterfront property

UPDATE: Parksville council adopts rezoning for 222 Corfield

RCMP remove one person, possible charges coming

House fire leaves Bowser family homeless

GoFundMe account set up to help Matheson and her two daughters

Qualicum Beach-area vets voice concerns to MP

Newly minted vet affairs critic on riding tour

Alberta resident cycles to Parksville from Calgary for Parkinson’s awareness

Mika Anderson raised close to $5,000 in honour of his dad who has Parkinson’s disease

RDN sets up orientation session for board directors

Tentative dates have been scheduled for Nov. 13, 20