Local News

Parksville councillor Kim Burden files nomination papers

Burden has served as a Parksville city councillor for the past two years

  • Sep 11th, 2018

Longtime local resident bids for RDN Area G Director

Duane Round will run in the October election

  • Sep 10th, 2018

Westbroek pulls out of Qualicum Beach mayoral race

Current mayor cites health reasons for withdrawing candidacy

  • Sep 7th, 2018
Teunis Westbroek: Qualicum Beach councillor candidate
Brian Wiese: Qualicum Beach mayoral candidate
Anne Skipsey: Qualicum Beach mayoral candidate

Brian Wiese announces candidacy for mayor of Qualicum Beach

Experienced manager looks to preserve and promote the quality of life

  • Sep 13th, 2018

List of Parksville election candidates released

Four running for mayor, 11 for councillor

  • Sep 14th, 2018

Qualicum Beach election candidates named

Wiese, Skipsey running for mayor

  • Sep 14th, 2018

New Qualicum School Board trustees elected by acclamation

SD69 trustee nominations in

  • Sep 14th, 2018

Island’s largest motorcycle event returns this weekend

The Port Alberni Toy Run begins from Little Qualicum Falls

  • Sep 14th, 2018

B.C. parents leery of HPV cervical cancer vaccine

Provincial registration uptake among lowest in Canada

UPDATED: Fire department extricates one person after head on collision in Nanoose Bay

Accident occurred on Highway 19 and Summerset Road around 8:55 a.m.

UPDATE: 2 injured in Port Alice mail explosion, believed to be targeted

Victim recovering in hospital after incident that occured while he unwrapped parcel at home

Oceanside RCMP raising funds for Tour de Rock

Members of local detachments will be at Save On Foods this coming Saturday

Council still at odds on Parksville supportive housing project

A management plan for 222 Corfield was presented to council on Sept. 6

Campfire ban lifted for Parksville Fire Protection Area

Campfires, cooking fires and fires in outdoor fireplaces are now once again permitted

  • Sep 11th, 2018

Campfire ban lifted for Coastal Fire Centre

There have been 135 human-caused wildfires in the region since April 1

  • Sep 11th, 2018

Single vehicle crash near Coombs sends three to hospital

Accident occurred west of Koen Road Sunday evening