Parksville

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Police seek witnesses after 35-year-old man dies in auto crash near Parksville

Single vehicle went off the road at Exit 51 offramp

 

The Parksville Civic and Technology Centre, 100 Jensen Ave. (PQB News file photo)

Parksville council to establish select committee for 2021 fall grant-in-aid applications

Two council members and one city staff member appointed

 

Emma Henry’s bench ‘Sea of Colour’ was sold for $2,050. (Submitted photo)

Oceanside Benchmark online auction raises more than $18,000

‘Sea of Colour’ bench by Emma Henry sold for $2,050

 

Ballenas Whalers defenders chase down a Langley Saints player during their conference game at Ballenas field on Friday, Sept. 25. (Michael Briones photo)
Ballenas Whalers defenders chase down a Langley Saints player during their conference game at Ballenas field on Friday, Sept. 25. (Michael Briones photo)
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LETTER: Dr. Bonnie Henry maintains a quiet dignity

Have always admired the cool, calm and collected way that Chief Provincial…

  • Sep 25, 2021
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LETTER: Robins have not made annual return to Nanoose Bay yard

There is a mature Mountain Ash tree in the backyard of a…

  • Sep 25, 2021
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Parksville resident Bradd Tuck smiles as he gets his head shaved by Anissa Derek of Full-Throttle Hair Garage to raise funds for the Cops for Cancer Tour De Rock 2021. The tour stopped by at the Parksville District Chamber of Commerce Visitor Centre on Sept. 24. The riders watching the event are Simon Douthwaite, Kim Laidman and Cassie Loveless. (Michael Briones photo)
Parksville resident Bradd Tuck smiles as he gets his head shaved by Anissa Derek of Full-Throttle Hair Garage to raise funds for the Cops for Cancer Tour De Rock 2021. The tour stopped by at the Parksville District Chamber of Commerce Visitor Centre on Sept. 24. The riders watching the event are Simon Douthwaite, Kim Laidman and Cassie Loveless. (Michael Briones photo)
The 2021 Tour de Rock is underway and will be stopping in various spots in Parksville Qualicum Beach on Friday, Sept. 23. (Tour de Rock Facebook photo)
The 2021 Tour de Rock is underway and will be stopping in various spots in Parksville Qualicum Beach on Friday, Sept. 23. (Tour de Rock Facebook photo)
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RCMP: Bowser man, 79, injured in two-vehicle collision near Horne Lake Road

Police still investigating incident, seek witnesses or dash cam footage

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The back of a BC Emergency Health Services ground ambulance. (PQB News file photo)
The back of a BC Emergency Health Services ground ambulance. (PQB News file photo)
The Team at Windsor Plywood in French Creek, including store manager Gene Siegel, front, stand with Cathy Brown, left, director of the Windsor Plywood Foundation. The Windsor Plywood Foundation recently joined the SOS Biz for Good initiative, making a significant donation to the Project Rebuild Campaign. (Lissa Alexander photo)

Windsor Plywood Foundation donates $10K to SOS ‘Project Rebuild’ campaign

Director said they value work SOS has done for past 53 years in PQB area

The Team at Windsor Plywood in French Creek, including store manager Gene Siegel, front, stand with Cathy Brown, left, director of the Windsor Plywood Foundation. The Windsor Plywood Foundation recently joined the SOS Biz for Good initiative, making a significant donation to the Project Rebuild Campaign. (Lissa Alexander photo)
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LETTER: We all make choices regarding acceptable risk

We’re thrilled that we can now go to a restaurant and be…

  • Sep 23, 2021
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A Parksville resident was alarmed to find needles left in a forested area near Springwood Elementary School in 2019. (Submitted photo)

Parksville mayor jabs Island Health for needle issue inaction

Mayne tells officials problem is getting worse

A Parksville resident was alarmed to find needles left in a forested area near Springwood Elementary School in 2019. (Submitted photo)
The Parksville Civic and Technology Centre, 100 Jensen Ave. (PQB News file photo)

City of Parksville to create special ecological reserve zone on Despard Avenue

Council unanimously approved resolution to ensure the area is protected

The Parksville Civic and Technology Centre, 100 Jensen Ave. (PQB News file photo)
CIBC Run for the Cure 2021 promotional poster. (Submitted photo)

Canadian Cancer Society’s Run for the Cure celebrates 30th anniversary in 2021

Livestreamed opening ceremonies held on Sunday, Oct. 3 at 8 a.m.

CIBC Run for the Cure 2021 promotional poster. (Submitted photo)
Tom Taylor, left, Shari Ulrich, middle, and Barney Bentall, right, will perform together as ‘Bentall Taylor Ulrich’ at the Knox United Church in Parksville on Oct. 1 and Oct. 2, 2021. (Submitted photo)
Tom Taylor, left, Shari Ulrich, middle, and Barney Bentall, right, will perform together as ‘Bentall Taylor Ulrich’ at the Knox United Church in Parksville on Oct. 1 and Oct. 2, 2021. (Submitted photo)
Fire chief Marc Norris, left, assistant chief Mike Tisdelle, middle, and Mayor Ed Mayne of Parksville, right. Tisdelle was presented with a national Fire Services Exemplary Service Medal during the Parksville city council meeting on Sept. 8, 2021. (City of Parksville photo)

Parksville assistant chief Mike Tisdelle awarded federal Fire Services Exemplary Service Medal

Fire chief Marc Norris also awarded new 10-year bar acknowledging 30 years of service

Fire chief Marc Norris, left, assistant chief Mike Tisdelle, middle, and Mayor Ed Mayne of Parksville, right. Tisdelle was presented with a national Fire Services Exemplary Service Medal during the Parksville city council meeting on Sept. 8, 2021. (City of Parksville photo)
Bayside Racquets Club is holding events in celebration of Women's Squash Week, Sept. 20-26. (Submitted photo)
Bayside Racquets Club is holding events in celebration of Women's Squash Week, Sept. 20-26. (Submitted photo)
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