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Parksville security camera rebate program raises concerns for privacy advocates

‘Everyone has the right to their own privacy within their own home and their own area’

City of Nanaimo parks manager says wire theft in 2019 worst in memory

Merle Logan Field, Nanaimo Ice Centre and NDSS fields recently hit

RDN aims to improve Ravensong Aquatic Centre solar heating system

Grant sought for the $100,000 infrastructure project

Rusted Rake Farm Eatery closes its doors
Errington's Hi Neighbour Day
Mass funerals begin after deadly Sri Lanka attacks

Christmas in July fundraiser helps all kids play organized sports

Parksville Qualicum KidSport fundraiser goes July 27

Parksville high school students headed to Kennedy Space Center

Five Ballenas students will be in Florida to watch experiment they designed launch to ISS

  • Jul 11, 2019

Craig Creek culvert construction to begin July 15

Traffic will be controlled in all directions

  • Jul 10, 2019

RDN to add 10 electric vehicle charging stations

Project is subject to landing CleanBC grant

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

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