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130225news1‘Protracted criminal conduct’: Prosecutor seeks Trump’s taxes, cites probe of business
130223news2Air passenger advocacy group asks top court to hear ticket refund case
130217news3TikTok sale puts Canada between Trump and China, again, experts say
130215news430% of British Columbians would ‘wait and see’ before taking COVID vaccine: poll
130209news6What exactly is ‘old growth’ B.C. forest, and how much is protected?
130200news7Police working with Transport Canada to investigate laser interference of aircraft
130198news8Canadians can travel to Hawaii in September; no quarantine with negative COVID test
130194news9Huge explosions rock Beirut with widespread damage, injuries
130190news10Alberta to require masks at schools this fall, but still no mandate in B.C.
130188news11New obesity guidelines focus on root causes, bias against overweight patients
130180news12Police find used, uncapped needle tied to handrail in Vancouver Island park
130170news13Cooler days help crews fighting fire on mountainside southwest of Nanaimo
130172news14Feds keep lid on company names, dollar amounts in some COVID-19 contracts
130166news15Crews work overnight to try to put out wildfire on Pender Island
130164news16Military to fly old rescue planes longer as COVID-19 delays new aircraft
130158news17Two injured after plane crashes into Nelson supermarket parking lot
130156news18Charities worry about loss of trust, donations in wake of WE deal controversy
130154news19Canadian professor hits back at critics of ‘diversity’ essay in top science journal
130152news20Michael Buble among 13 British Columbians to receive Order of B.C.
130150news21U.S. border communities feel loss of Canadian tourists, shoppers and friends
130148news22Rollout of COVID-19 Alert app faces criticism over accessibility
130143news23SpaceX capsule and NASA crew make 1st splashdown in 45 years
130134news24PQB crime report: Slashed tires, stolen tree, missing ‘Tin Man’ and more keep cops busy
130184news25DFO reports unusually high whale mortalities in 2020
130126news26Alleged impaired driver sparks small wildfire near Lytton after crash: B.C. RCMP
130124news27COVID-19 blamed as work on military port first promised in 2007 sees new delay
130118news28Travel restrictions inspiring co-operation in border communities
130120news29UPDATE: Crews report ‘good progress’ fighting wildfire southwest of Nanaimo
130116news30B.C. First Nation adopts ‘digital twinning’ software to better manage territory
130114news31Woman arrested near Nanaimo beach after alleged road rage incidents
130112news32All inquiry recommendations implemented after fatal Port Hardy RCMP shooting: Ministry
130110news33Leave your deets when dining: Restaurants taking personal info to trace COVID-19
130106news34Federal parties see drop in donations during height of pandemic
130081news35Crews challenged by mountaintop wildfire west of Nanaimo
130079news36UPDATED: Malahat traffic resumes after lane closures near Langford due to single-vehicle collision
130085news37TMI? Regional District of Nanaimo squashes motion to reduce agenda size to 350 pages
130074news38Programs at 3 of 17 medical schools in Canada aim for equity for Black students
130072news39Researchers look for unique ways to continue studies as COVID-19 changes methods
130070news40Fishing lodge ‘shocked’ by B.C. ban on travel to Haida Gwaii as COVID-19 cases spike
130062news41Abused dog rescued on Vancouver Island is now a happy hound
130060news42Do not plant mystery seeds received in mail, warns CFIA
130057news43B.C. teacher hopes province will change back-to-school plan in fear of COVID transmission
130055news44RCMP bust ‘drug house’ in central Nanaimo
130051news45B.C.’s daily COVID-19 case count jumps to 50
130049news46B.C. health-care workers asked to share experiences of racism as part of independent probe
130043news47Parksville-area family receives anonymous letters complaining children are being too loud
130039news48Temperature records broken during heat wave in Southern Interior
130036news49National COVID-19 exposure alert app now available to download
130031news50Someone stole a portable toilet meant for truckers along Highway 3 in Kootenays
130027news51Bail hearing delayed again for man accused in Rideau Hall gate-ramming
130025news52Salmonella cases in Western and Central Canada linked to U.S.-grown red onions
130021news53Mining and exploration industries donate $100K to B.C. food banks
130015news54Canada urged to avoid ‘vaccine nationalism’ in race for COVID-19 cure
130013news55British Columbians overestimate their swimming abilities, survey finds
130007news56Saanich man serving life sentence for killing two as a teen gets extended day parole
130005news57Qualicum school district to unveil initial back-to-school plan next week
130003news58Non-resident travel to Haida Gwaii shut down amid COVID outbreak
129998news59DFO will not lay charges against Texan who snatched baby seal in Port McNeill
130009news60Road construction will affect Highway 4 traffic between Qualicum and Port Alberni
130011news61130 cases of COVID-19 linked to Kelowna as reporting classification changes
129996news62First dog that tested positive for COVID-19 dies in New York
129989news63B.C. records 29 more COVID-19 cases, no new deaths
129987news65B.C. tackles wildfire prediction, new strategies to respond
129985news66Oceanside Place arena re-opening ice sheet on Aug. 3
129983news6785% of B.C. wildfires since April have been human-caused
129976news68‘Dangerous game’ on rail line killed Surrey teen in 2018: B.C. coroner
129974news69BC Ferries passengers travelling for medical reasons to get priority boarding
129968news70CBSA cracks down on U.S. travellers heading for Alaska then staying in B.C.
129964news71Colourful hot air balloon makes unexpected landing at Okanagan business
129962news72Three people compete in B.C. Green Party leadership race
129956news73Amid summer sun, officials remind public to take water safety seriously
129954news74North Saanich woman hopes to recover stolen sign gifted to her by late son
129950news75Donations pour in for ‘comfort kits’ for survivors of sexual assault and/or domestic violence
129946news76Car crashes off the road and down into the woods on Nanaimo’s Rutherford hill
129939news77VIDEO: B.C. transplant recipient meets family of late donor after 17 years
129937news7841 more COVID-19 cases in B.C., alert for Kelowna night club
129934news79Pilots report laser interference while en route to Nanaimo and Victoria
129931news80Shocked spectators watch as man drowns squirrel at Cowichan Lake
129929news81Car catches fire after crash along old Island Highway in Nanaimo
129925news82Man, 20, dies after incident at lake near Whistler
129918news83Good Samaritan recalls diving in to try to rescue young man who drowned at B.C. lake
129916news84B.C. to roll out ‘learning groups’ as part of COVID-19 back-to-school plan
129912news85Parksville council votes to apply for grant to upgrade Community Park
129910news86Guns and military-grade munitions found in home after assault suspect arrested in Nanaimo
129908news87Osoyoos hottest spot in Canada, summer sun sparks heat warnings across B.C. Interior
129904news88B.C. Greens nix NDP’s change to private power production
129899news89SPCA investigating after ‘emaciated’ moose euthanized at B.C. zoo
129891news90Federal government announces $3 million to support B.C. tech companies
129902news91Lack of bees, pollination limiting crop yields across U.S., B.C., study finds
129889news92Canada agrees to tax homegrown wine in trade settlement
129887news93B.C. to announce plans for September return to school amid COVID-19 pandemic
129885news94‘Please don’t’: Biologists irked after man plucks baby seal onto boat off Vancouver Island
129881news95Crews work to free three humpback whales entangled near Vancouver Island
129874news96Nanoose Bay resort adds 10 pickleball courts
129872news97Boat spotted partially submerged in Nanoose Bay
129877news98Burritos, miso soup and key lime pie among top 10 ordered foods in B.C.
129863news99Tam says feds, experts discussing COVID-19 vaccine orders amid concerns of delay
129867news100Vancouver Island fire departments to hold service for fallen firefighter
129870news101Vancouver Island police requesting help in locating missing Saskatoon man
129859news102Health officials urge long weekend safety as B.C. sees 23 new COVID-19 cases, one death
129861news103B.C. Liberals accuse NDP government of continued neglect over dwindling steelhead populations
129852news104B.C. prepares back-to-school plan for students in COVID-19
129848news105Parksville council supports application for affordable housing development
129846news106Ottawa announces full inquiry into Nova Scotia mass shooting
129841news107WE not chosen to run volunteer program because of Liberal ties, founders say
129839news108Two dead, forest fire ignited after Highway 1 crash near Ashcroft
129832news109Top doctor says ‘upswing’ in Western Canada’s COVID cases is pushing the curve upwards
129830news110Veteran escapes jail time after B.C. judge rules PTSD led him to child porn
129828news111Multiple sailing waits expected on ferries on B.C. Day long weekend
129826news112One person dead, one injured after plane crashes in Lower Mainland
129823news113Southern resident orca who carried her dead calf is pregnant again
129821news114Health Canada approves remdesivir for treatment of severe COVID-19
129817news115Parents divided over sending kids back to school: Poll
129815news116Craig, Marc Kielburger to testify at Commons committee over student program
129813news117B.C. man banned from owning animals after tying emaciated dog to tree
129811news118Senate approves bill on wage subsidy, disability payments for COVID-19
129803news119Swimmers and boaters in Nanaimo rescue girl on inflatable blown out to sea
129801news120RCMP looking for travel trailer and suspect who stole it from Lantzville business
129807news121B.C. boaters on lookout for unwanted American travellers
129799news12215 workers test positive for COVID-19 at Abbotsford berry facility
129797news123Qualicum Beach business broken into; shower used and cigarette butts left behind
129793news124B.C. sets limits on number of guests, visitors in vacation rentals, houseboats
129791news125Horgan advises drivers with non-B.C. plates to take bus to avoid harassment
129789news126B.C. records 81 more cases of COVID-19 in B.C. since Friday
129787news127Advocates urge B.C. to withdraw proposed bill allowing youth to be held after overdoses
129795news128North Island healthcare advocates demand inquiry into awarding of Campbell River Hospital lab contract
129783news129Canada provides exception for U.S. students planning to study north of border
129781news130B.C. RCMP arrest man who allegedly jumped U.S.– Canada border, floated down river naked
129779news131Man suffers life-threatening injuries after being shot in Nanaimo
129777news132Stop passing the buck on tent camps, Horgan tells municipalities
129773news133Kamloops business owners say ‘rude, unruly’ customers need to start following COVID rules
129768news134Disorientation, loss of instrumentation contributed to Gabriola plane crash: TSB
129766news135Federal government commits $625 million in child care funding
129758news136Several people sent to hospital after multi-vehicle crash on Sea to Sky
129756news137Halifax rally hopes to increase pressure for public inquiry into April massacre
129754news138Amusement parks welcome back fewer guests with new pandemic precautions
129752news139Alberta family believes lug nuts purposely loosened in Summerland after tire flies off
129729news140Man charged with murder after woman found dead in northern B.C.
129721news141B.C. CDC issues COVID-19 exposure warning for four flights at Vancouver airport
129718news142Hundreds rally to help Vancouver woman find ‘Mamabear’ with recording of mother’s voice
129737news143Two electoral areas opt out of Regional District of Nanaimo’s bylaw enforcement review
129704news144Meadowood residents want RDN to act on proposed $1.35M community centre
129696news145Coastal Fire Centre imposes open burn prohibition
129673news146VIDEO: Oakleaf the moose, 8, euthanized at Greater Vancouver Zoo
129661news147More child care spaces coming to Qualicum Beach area
129665news148Dino-mite chance to snag some dinosaurs
129671news149With 18 drowning deaths in B.C this year, advocates urge caution during summer
129655news150B.C. finds another 27 cases of COVID-19, outbreak on Haida Gwaii
129651news151Cyclist killed in Maple Ridge was just beginning a cross-Canada ride
129649news152Special weather statement warns of hot days ahead on Vancouver Island
129640news153Massive early-morning blaze destroys Errington home
129632news154B.C. man gets 5 years behind bars for kicking death in Nelson
129628news155Nanaimo’s first B.C. Cannabis Store opening next week
129621news156Far-right Proud Boys posters popping up in Kamloops
129617news157Motorcyclist suffers serious injuries after collision in north Nanaimo
129603news158Society wants to add more low-cost housing options in Parksville
129601news159Qualicum Beach Mayor Brian Wiese to ride 300 kilometres to help children batting cancer
129599news160Mexican consulate wants answers after ‘assault’ on farmworker by Abbotsford police
129597news161Police seize nearly 200 kg of meth near near U.S.-B.C. border
129593news162Humpback calf named in honour of whale-loving B.C. girl who died of rare genetic disease
129572news163COVID-19: Rental guests to be limited, B.C.’s Dr. Bonnie Henry says
129563news164Rally held outside Victoria hospital for Indigenous man allegedly denied medical care
129554news165BC SPCA launches ‘No Hot Pet’ campaign to keep animals safe
129550news166Another $1 billion borrowed for B.C. municipalities, transit
129552news167‘Give turtles a brake’: Conservation group asking motorists to slow down
129535news168University of Victoria to study COVID outbreaks from your poop
129533news169Minor traffic delays expected as French Creek Bridge to undergo repairs
129529news170COVID-19: Annual Coombs Fair goes virtual for 2020
129509news17132-year-old woman drowns at Greater Victoria lake
129496news172Vancouver Island marmot population gets boost with help from Calgary Zoo
129450news173RCMP receive 23 reports of U.S. licence plates in Parksville Qualicum Beach area
130219business1B.C. to allow customers to buy cannabis online for in-store pickup at private shops
130103business2Rebound recovery program helps more than 50 PQB businesses remain open
130053business3‘People should be aware these are taxable benefits’: Tax-planning for CERB
130029business4Economy grew 4.5% in May, Statistics Canada says
130023business5B.C. Hydro’s Site C set back by COVID-19, foundation changes
130034business621,000 small businesses in B.C. at risk of closure due to COVID-19: survey
129981business7COVID-19: Minimum income for farm tax status waived in B.C.
129960business8Shaw Mobile launches in Alberta, B.C., alongside Shaw’s Freedom Mobile
129958business9DavidsTea to shrink network to 18 stores in Canada after renegotiating leases
129927business10COVID-19: Cut sales tax, boost daycare, B.C. business group urges
129906business11Oceanside Women’s Business Network elects new board
129850business12Boosting marginalized groups key to ‘feminist economic recovery,’ report says
129819business13Vacation properties see spike in demand as people look for safe getaways
129669business14Kabayan store makes its return in Parksville
120892business15REMINDER: PQB News temporarily moves to one print issue per week, on Wednesdays
120991business16COVID-19 PQB business update: looking for takeout food?
129626business17B.C. struggles with local food production in COVID-19 pandemic
130186sports1Sources: CFL discussing $30-million, interest-free loan with federal government
130132sports2Wild blank Canucks 3-0 to take early NHL play-in series lead
130122sports3NHL hit with criticism over English-only version of ‘O Canada’ on Saturday
130108sports4Fans still drawn to arenas despite secure zones as NHL returns to ice
130101sports5Raptors kneel for both American and Canadian anthems ahead of tipoff
130099sports6Oceanside Youth Soccer Society gears up for fall action
129952sports7Who’s ready for a little NHL action in August?
130076sports8Wild’s Mathew Dumba makes anti-racism speech, kneels ahead of Blackhawks vs. Oilers
129948sports9Hellebuyck backstops Jets to 4-1 win over Canucks in NHL exhibition play
129775sports10NHL announces no positive COVID-19 tests over final week of Phase 3
129760sports11NHL’s Rob Shick goes ‘inside the bubble’ for pro hockey’s restart
129844sports12B.C. pledges $1.5M to help local groups return to sport; no date for competitive play
129895sports13B.C.’s best bikers crank out top spots at Crankworx
129893sports14B.C.’s community sport organizations to receive $1.5 million to survive pandemic
129589sports15Future still uncertain for B.C. high school sports this fall
129582sports16Parksville junior golfer wins title at Pheasant Glen Open
129944opinion1POLL: Do you believe B.C. children should return to classrooms in September?
129702opinion2OPINION: Enjoy yourselves, but maintain vigilance amid COVID-19 pandemic
130176opinion3QUINN’S QUIPS: Alberni man discovers a mystery in a rock face
130221home1Bard to Broadway’s 21st season looks a little different in Qualicum Beach
130174home2Ballenas students help keep essential community services going
130134home3PQB crime report: Slashed tires, stolen tree, missing ‘Tin Man’ and more keep cops busy
130103home4Rebound recovery program helps more than 50 PQB businesses remain open
130043home5Parksville-area family receives anonymous letters complaining children are being too loud
130093home6PQBeat Podcast: Beloved Parksville volunteer Joan LeMoine
130095home7QUIZ: How much do you know about British Columbia?
130066home8New exhibit at Parksville’s MAC is ‘swirling cosmos of colour’
130085home9TMI? Regional District of Nanaimo squashes motion to reduce agenda size to 350 pages
130005home10Qualicum school district to unveil initial back-to-school plan next week
129985home11Oceanside Place arena re-opening ice sheet on Aug. 3
129950home12Donations pour in for ‘comfort kits’ for survivors of sexual assault and/or domestic violence
129912home13Parksville council votes to apply for grant to upgrade Community Park
129797home14Qualicum Beach business broken into; shower used and cigarette butts left behind
129848home15Parksville council supports application for affordable housing development
129874home16Nanoose Bay resort adds 10 pickleball courts
129750home17PQBeat: Who’s ready for a little NHL action in August?
129748home18Just ducky: Parksville ‘pond’ rebuilt after theft thanks to generous neighbours
129737home19Two electoral areas opt out of Regional District of Nanaimo’s bylaw enforcement review
129669home20Kabayan store makes its return in Parksville
129698home21Yula Gall turns 100 in Qualicum Beach
129704home22Meadowood residents want RDN to act on proposed $1.35M community centre
129661home23More child care spaces coming to Qualicum Beach area
129640home24Massive early-morning blaze destroys Errington home
129601home25Qualicum Beach Mayor Brian Wiese to ride 300 kilometres to help children batting cancer
129603home26Society wants to add more low-cost housing options in Parksville
129582home27Parksville junior golfer wins title at Pheasant Glen Open
129529home28COVID-19: Annual Coombs Fair goes virtual for 2020
129450home29RCMP receive 23 reports of U.S. licence plates in Parksville Qualicum Beach area
129479home30GroundZero, Knox United team up for concert series in Parksville
130219home21B.C. to allow customers to buy cannabis online for in-store pickup at private shops
130215home2230% of British Columbians would ‘wait and see’ before taking COVID vaccine: poll
130211home23Don’t leave your hand sanitizer in the sun and other tips to stay COVID safe this summer
130209home25What exactly is ‘old growth’ B.C. forest, and how much is protected?
130200home26Police working with Transport Canada to investigate laser interference of aircraft
130198home27Canadians can travel to Hawaii in September; no quarantine with negative COVID test
130192home28Pay cuts, seating charts, COVID screening: How one B.C. venue is bringing back concerts
130170home29Cooler days help crews fighting fire on mountainside southwest of Nanaimo
130158home210Two injured after plane crashes into Nelson supermarket parking lot
130180home211Police find used, uncapped needle tied to handrail in Vancouver Island park
130166home212Crews work overnight to try to put out wildfire on Pender Island
130152home213Michael Buble among 13 British Columbians to receive Order of B.C.
130150home214U.S. border communities feel loss of Canadian tourists, shoppers and friends
120991home215COVID-19 PQB business update: looking for takeout food?
130148home216Rollout of COVID-19 Alert app faces criticism over accessibility
130132home217Wild blank Canucks 3-0 to take early NHL play-in series lead
130114home218Woman arrested near Nanaimo beach after alleged road rage incidents
130120home219UPDATE: Crews report ‘good progress’ fighting wildfire southwest of Nanaimo
130126home220Alleged impaired driver sparks small wildfire near Lytton after crash: B.C. RCMP
130110home221Leave your deets when dining: Restaurants taking personal info to trace COVID-19
130116home222B.C. First Nation adopts ‘digital twinning’ software to better manage territory
130112home223All inquiry recommendations implemented after fatal Port Hardy RCMP shooting: Ministry
130101home224Raptors kneel for both American and Canadian anthems ahead of tipoff
130081home225Crews challenged by mountaintop wildfire west of Nanaimo
130072home226Researchers look for unique ways to continue studies as COVID-19 changes methods
130062home227Abused dog rescued on Vancouver Island is now a happy hound
130076home228Wild’s Mathew Dumba makes anti-racism speech, kneels ahead of Blackhawks vs. Oilers
130070home229Fishing lodge ‘shocked’ by B.C. ban on travel to Haida Gwaii as COVID-19 cases spike
130079home230UPDATED: Malahat traffic resumes after lane closures near Langford due to single-vehicle collision
130060home231Do not plant mystery seeds received in mail, warns CFIA
130074home232Programs at 3 of 17 medical schools in Canada aim for equity for Black students
130057home233B.C. teacher hopes province will change back-to-school plan in fear of COVID transmission
130055home234RCMP bust ‘drug house’ in central Nanaimo
130049home235B.C. health-care workers asked to share experiences of racism as part of independent probe
130039home236Temperature records broken during heat wave in Southern Interior
130041home237Island bottle depot holds drive to help former worker
130031home238Someone stole a portable toilet meant for truckers along Highway 3 in Kootenays
130027home239Bail hearing delayed again for man accused in Rideau Hall gate-ramming
130025home240Salmonella cases in Western and Central Canada linked to U.S.-grown red onions
130023home241B.C. Hydro’s Site C set back by COVID-19, foundation changes
130021home242Mining and exploration industries donate $100K to B.C. food banks
130034home24321,000 small businesses in B.C. at risk of closure due to COVID-19: survey
130015home244Canada urged to avoid ‘vaccine nationalism’ in race for COVID-19 cure
130013home245British Columbians overestimate their swimming abilities, survey finds
130003home246Non-resident travel to Haida Gwaii shut down amid COVID outbreak
129998home247DFO will not lay charges against Texan who snatched baby seal in Port McNeill
130011home248130 cases of COVID-19 linked to Kelowna as reporting classification changes
129968home249CBSA cracks down on U.S. travellers heading for Alaska then staying in B.C.
129987home250B.C. tackles wildfire prediction, new strategies to respond
129983home25185% of B.C. wildfires since April have been human-caused
129981home252COVID-19: Minimum income for farm tax status waived in B.C.
130009home253Road construction will affect Highway 4 traffic between Qualicum and Port Alberni
129976home254‘Dangerous game’ on rail line killed Surrey teen in 2018: B.C. coroner
129974home255BC Ferries passengers travelling for medical reasons to get priority boarding
129970home256VIDEO: Strathcona Park cougar sighting caps off gruelling trip for backpacking duo
129964home257Colourful hot air balloon makes unexpected landing at Okanagan business
129962home258Three people compete in B.C. Green Party leadership race
129956home259Amid summer sun, officials remind public to take water safety seriously
129946home260Car crashes off the road and down into the woods on Nanaimo’s Rutherford hill
129952home261Who’s ready for a little NHL action in August?
129954home262North Saanich woman hopes to recover stolen sign gifted to her by late son
129948home263Hellebuyck backstops Jets to 4-1 win over Canucks in NHL exhibition play
129934home264Pilots report laser interference while en route to Nanaimo and Victoria
129937home26541 more COVID-19 cases in B.C., alert for Kelowna night club
129931home266Shocked spectators watch as man drowns squirrel at Cowichan Lake
129929home267Car catches fire after crash along old Island Highway in Nanaimo
129927home268COVID-19: Cut sales tax, boost daycare, B.C. business group urges
129925home269Man, 20, dies after incident at lake near Whistler
129918home270Good Samaritan recalls diving in to try to rescue young man who drowned at B.C. lake
129910home271Guns and military-grade munitions found in home after assault suspect arrested in Nanaimo
129908home272Osoyoos hottest spot in Canada, summer sun sparks heat warnings across B.C. Interior
129904home273B.C. Greens nix NDP’s change to private power production
129899home274SPCA investigating after ‘emaciated’ moose euthanized at B.C. zoo
129891home275Federal government announces $3 million to support B.C. tech companies
129902home276Lack of bees, pollination limiting crop yields across U.S., B.C., study finds
129889home277Canada agrees to tax homegrown wine in trade settlement
129887home278B.C. to announce plans for September return to school amid COVID-19 pandemic
129885home279‘Please don’t’: Biologists irked after man plucks baby seal onto boat off Vancouver Island
129883home280B.C. Lotto Max players win big with 4 tickets earning nearly $2.5M
129881home281Crews work to free three humpback whales entangled near Vancouver Island
129870home282Vancouver Island police requesting help in locating missing Saskatoon man
129877home283Burritos, miso soup and key lime pie among top 10 ordered foods in B.C.
129832home284Top doctor says ‘upswing’ in Western Canada’s COVID cases is pushing the curve upwards
129867home285Vancouver Island fire departments to hold service for fallen firefighter
129861home286B.C. Liberals accuse NDP government of continued neglect over dwindling steelhead populations
129856home287Psychological thriller filmed on northern Vancouver Island debuts on AppleTV
129854home288With dance floors vacant, Canada’s nightclub life faces an identity crisis
129852home289B.C. prepares back-to-school plan for students in COVID-19
129844home290B.C. pledges $1.5M to help local groups return to sport; no date for competitive play
129839home291Two dead, forest fire ignited after Highway 1 crash near Ashcroft
129830home292Veteran escapes jail time after B.C. judge rules PTSD led him to child porn
129828home293Multiple sailing waits expected on ferries on B.C. Day long weekend
129826home294One person dead, one injured after plane crashes in Lower Mainland
129823home295Southern resident orca who carried her dead calf is pregnant again
129821home296Health Canada approves remdesivir for treatment of severe COVID-19
129793home297B.C. sets limits on number of guests, visitors in vacation rentals, houseboats
129819home298Vacation properties see spike in demand as people look for safe getaways
129817home299Parents divided over sending kids back to school: Poll
129813home2100B.C. man banned from owning animals after tying emaciated dog to tree
129807home2101B.C. boaters on lookout for unwanted American travellers
129803home2102Swimmers and boaters in Nanaimo rescue girl on inflatable blown out to sea
129801home2103RCMP looking for travel trailer and suspect who stole it from Lantzville business
129805home2104Canadians not getting enough light exercise during pandemic, UBC study finds
129799home210515 workers test positive for COVID-19 at Abbotsford berry facility
129791home2106Horgan advises drivers with non-B.C. plates to take bus to avoid harassment
129787home2107Advocates urge B.C. to withdraw proposed bill allowing youth to be held after overdoses
129785home2108Canadians pick Pierre Trudeau as the top prime minister since 1968, new poll suggests
129795home2109North Island healthcare advocates demand inquiry into awarding of Campbell River Hospital lab contract
129781home2110B.C. RCMP arrest man who allegedly jumped U.S.– Canada border, floated down river naked
129779home2111Man suffers life-threatening injuries after being shot in Nanaimo
129773home2112Kamloops business owners say ‘rude, unruly’ customers need to start following COVID rules
129768home2113Disorientation, loss of instrumentation contributed to Gabriola plane crash: TSB
129760home2114NHL’s Rob Shick goes ‘inside the bubble’ for pro hockey’s restart
129758home2115Several people sent to hospital after multi-vehicle crash on Sea to Sky
129718home2116Hundreds rally to help Vancouver woman find ‘Mamabear’ with recording of mother’s voice
129673home2117VIDEO: Oakleaf the moose, 8, euthanized at Greater Vancouver Zoo
129752home2118Alberta family believes lug nuts purposely loosened in Summerland after tire flies off
129688home2119Victoria Humane Society rallies to save sick golden retriever puppy surrendered in Nanaimo
129729home2120Man charged with murder after woman found dead in northern B.C.
129665home2121Dino-mite chance to snag some dinosaurs
129671home2122With 18 drowning deaths in B.C this year, advocates urge caution during summer
129655home2123B.C. finds another 27 cases of COVID-19, outbreak on Haida Gwaii
129651home2124Cyclist killed in Maple Ridge was just beginning a cross-Canada ride
129649home2125Special weather statement warns of hot days ahead on Vancouver Island
129632home2126B.C. man gets 5 years behind bars for kicking death in Nelson
129628home2127Nanaimo’s first B.C. Cannabis Store opening next week
129626home2128B.C. struggles with local food production in COVID-19 pandemic
129572home2129COVID-19: Rental guests to be limited, B.C.’s Dr. Bonnie Henry says
129621home2130Far-right Proud Boys posters popping up in Kamloops
129617home2131Motorcyclist suffers serious injuries after collision in north Nanaimo
129597home2132Police seize nearly 200 kg of meth near near U.S.-B.C. border
129593home2133Humpback calf named in honour of whale-loving B.C. girl who died of rare genetic disease
129589home2134Future still uncertain for B.C. high school sports this fall
129563home2135Rally held outside Victoria hospital for Indigenous man allegedly denied medical care
129552home2136‘Give turtles a brake’: Conservation group asking motorists to slow down
129535home2137University of Victoria to study COVID outbreaks from your poop
129509home213832-year-old woman drowns at Greater Victoria lake
129496home2139Vancouver Island marmot population gets boost with help from Calgary Zoo
130221entertainment1Bard to Broadway’s 21st season looks a little different in Qualicum Beach
130093entertainment2PQBeat Podcast: Beloved Parksville volunteer Joan LeMoine
130213entertainment3Roots & Blues festival trades Salmon Arm stage for online streaming
130192entertainment4Pay cuts, seating charts, COVID screening: How one B.C. venue is bringing back concerts
130066entertainment5New exhibit at Parksville’s MAC is ‘swirling cosmos of colour’
129856entertainment6Psychological thriller filmed on northern Vancouver Island debuts on AppleTV
129854entertainment7With dance floors vacant, Canada’s nightclub life faces an identity crisis
129835entertainment8‘Schitt’s Creek’ scores 15 Emmy noms, including leads Eugene Levy and Catherine O’Hara
129750entertainment9PQBeat: Who’s ready for a little NHL action in August?
129479entertainment10GroundZero, Knox United team up for concert series in Parksville
130211trending-now1Don’t leave your hand sanitizer in the sun and other tips to stay COVID safe this summer
130168trending-now2Q&A: TikTok saga continues with Microsoft talks. Now what?
130128trending-now3VIDEO: Otter pups learn to swim at B.C. wildlife rescue facility
130019trending-now4Premier John Horgan offers masks to BC Transit passengers as friendly reminder
129923trending-now5Vancouver resident finds lost teddy bear containing her mother’s voice recording
129883trending-now6B.C. Lotto Max players win big with 4 tickets earning nearly $2.5M
129805trending-now7Canadians not getting enough light exercise during pandemic, UBC study finds
129785trending-now8Canadians pick Pierre Trudeau as the top prime minister since 1968, new poll suggests
130174community1Ballenas students help keep essential community services going
130064community2Lightning leaves pieces of tree all over Errington yard
129748community3Just ducky: Parksville ‘pond’ rebuilt after theft thanks to generous neighbours
129698community4Yula Gall turns 100 in Qualicum Beach
129657community5Nanoose Volunteer Fire Department receives big $47,000 donation
130136community6VIU president receives Indigenous Women in Leadership award
130138community7Vancouver Island War Amps Champ enjoying new myoelectric arm
130041community8Island bottle depot holds drive to help former worker
129970community9VIDEO: Strathcona Park cougar sighting caps off gruelling trip for backpacking duo
130095community10QUIZ: How much do you know about British Columbia?
129706community11QUIZ: A summer’s day on the water
129688community12Victoria Humane Society rallies to save sick golden retriever puppy surrendered in Nanaimo
130140marketplace1Why your travel essentials should include packing a carbon monoxide detector
130130letters1LETTER: Parksville needs an EV fast charger
130089letters2LETTER: Joan LeMoine says thanks for a wonderful birthday
130091letters3LETTER: Local residents should be the people’s voice
130087letters4LETTER: Life insurance important for young families
130190video1Alberta to require masks at schools this fall, but still no mandate in B.C.
130128video2VIDEO: Otter pups learn to swim at B.C. wildlife rescue facility
130166video3Crews work overnight to try to put out wildfire on Pender Island
129807fishing1B.C. boaters on lookout for unwanted American travellers
130143photo-galleries1SpaceX capsule and NASA crew make 1st splashdown in 45 years
130019photo-galleries2Premier John Horgan offers masks to BC Transit passengers as friendly reminder
104180sip-savour1Raise your glass: Award-winning spirits, handcrafted on Vancouver Island
123600travel1Discover Parksville Qualicum Beach
130205travel2Make your RV adventure this Ezy!
130093podcasts1PQBeat Podcast: Beloved Parksville volunteer Joan LeMoine
129952podcasts2Who’s ready for a little NHL action in August?
129750podcasts3PQBeat: Who’s ready for a little NHL action in August?