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Man who robbed three Nanaimo banks gets eight years in jail

Daniel William James Harlow robbed TD Canada Trust in Nanaimo on Feb. 17, 2018

Parksville council wants resident input on top priorities

Answers will help determine strategic plans for next three years

  • Apr 30, 2019

Qualicum Beach council questions allocation of health care dollars

Town could expect to spend 77 per cent more per capita

  • Apr 30, 2019
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Howard the world's tallest gnome leaves Nanoose Bay
Little Mountain cleanup May 5, 2019
Baseball Coaches Caravan
Parksville Dairy Queen break in

PHOTOS: Scouts team up with city to plant trees in Parksville

300 Douglas firs now call wetlands home

  • Apr 29, 2019

PHOTOS: Dashwood VFD head-shaving event total tops $53K

More than $4,500 raised this year for cancer society; donations accepted until May 15

RDN revises policy on groundwater assessments

The Regional District of Nanaimo has cleared any murky issues regarding the…

Victoria man wins $2.5 million lottery prize

Glen Fraser plans on retiring early, taking more camping trips

Schooner Cove Singers will perform ‘Of Boats and Music’ at Knox United Church

Concert inspired by and features paintings of Gabriola Island marine artist Tony Grove

  • Apr 28, 2019

City of Parksville moves to Stage 2 watering restrictions

Rules in effect for May through September unless otherwise advised

  • Apr 28, 2019

Bowser photographer injured after eagles plunge from sky

Lisa Bell suffers puncture wounds after birds drop into her lap

Conference to help Grade 7s heading to high school in Qualicum district

The Grade 7 Health and Wellness Conference is slated to take place…

More units added to Parksville’s Corfield supportive housing site

Parksville’s planned supportive housing project continues to take shape. More modular building…

Zoning change supports Bowser senior housing project

Amendment necessary after sewer plan cancelled

Residents get chance to vote on Dashwood firehall project

RDN approves alternative approval process for loan bylaw

Elderly man reportedly pretends to be a cop in Qualicum Beach

RCMP say suspect had ‘police’ shirt, red-and-blue lights on SUV

  • Apr 26, 2019

Parksville woman cycles Island to raise awareness for rare cancer

Sharon Hamlyn will ride from Victoria to Port Hardy for her sister

New immigrants healthier than Canadian-born population

In 2016, 7.5 million immigrants were accounted for in Canada

Oak Bay Sgt. struggles through emotional testimony in double murder trial

Andrew Berry is charged with second-degree murder in deaths of daughters Chloe (6) and Aubrey (4)