Podcast

Kim Burden visits the PQB News/VI Daily studio. (Peter McCully photo)

Podcast: Talking business recovery in Parksville Qualicum Beach with Kim Burden

PQBeat: Chat includes easing of COVID restrictions, coming events and more

Kim Burden visits the PQB News/VI Daily studio. (Peter McCully photo)
Hollie Ha started Holding Heritage to help deepen the understanding of Chinese-Vietnamese heritage in North America. Photo submitted

Podcast: Life as Vancouver Island child of immigrants explored in Holding Heritage

Off The Page: Hollie Ha talks growing up in the Comox Valley after her parent’s immigration

Hollie Ha started Holding Heritage to help deepen the understanding of Chinese-Vietnamese heritage in North America. Photo submitted
Michael Garland visits the PQB News/VI Daily studios. (PQB News file photo)

Podcast: Talking safety on the roads with OCSV’s Michael Garland

PQBeat: Chat includes volunteer patrols, working with RCMP

Michael Garland visits the PQB News/VI Daily studios. (PQB News file photo)
Dave Field visits the Black Press Media podcast studio. (Peter McCully photo)

Podcast: Talking classic cars with Dave Field of the Seaside Cruizers

PQBeat: Chat includes favourite old vehicles, group’s charity work

Dave Field visits the Black Press Media podcast studio. (Peter McCully photo)
A segment of the Island Rail corridor, formerly known as the E&N Railway. File Photo

Off The Page: Vancouver Island’s Friends of Rails to Trails getting untracked

Podcast explores what a multi-use trail from Courtenay to Victoria would look like?

A segment of the Island Rail corridor, formerly known as the E&N Railway. File Photo

Podcast: Ed Fergusson still lifting weights, coaching at age 87 after heart attack

PQBeat: Chat includes importance of strength training, pandemic struggles

Dr. Serhy Yekelchyk is the featured guest on Off The Page, a professor of European history with expertise in Ukraine, Russia and the history of the Soviet Union at the University of Victoria. Photo by David Furlonger

Podcast: Ukraine-born B.C. professor explores the history and the crisis

Off the Page: with University of Victoria professor Dr. Serhy Yekelchyk

Dr. Serhy Yekelchyk is the featured guest on Off The Page, a professor of European history with expertise in Ukraine, Russia and the history of the Soviet Union at the University of Victoria. Photo by David Furlonger
Mount Washington cross-country skiing instructor Keith Nicol has become somewhat of a YouTube sensation for his instructional videos. Photo supplied

Podcast: Mount Washington ski instructor’s videos have gone viral on YouTube

Keith Nicol’s how-to Nordic skiing tips have amassed more than 4.1 million views

Mount Washington cross-country skiing instructor Keith Nicol has become somewhat of a YouTube sensation for his instructional videos. Photo supplied
Peter Kent, longtime movie stuntman for Arnold Schwarzenegger. (Submitted photo)

Podcast: Peter Kent discusses life as Arnold Schwarzenegger’s movie stuntman

PQBeat: Qualicum Beach resident shares unique tale of his California dream

Peter Kent, longtime movie stuntman for Arnold Schwarzenegger. (Submitted photo)
Nanaimo’s Kenna Deo competing on the Food Network Canada culinary competition TV show. (Photo courtesy Katia Taylor/Food Network Canada)
Nanaimo’s Kenna Deo competing on the Food Network Canada culinary competition TV show. (Photo courtesy Katia Taylor/Food Network Canada)
Nanaimo’s Kenna Deo chats with ‘Wall of Chefs’ host Noah Cappe while competing on the Food Network Canada culinary competition TV show. (Photo courtesy Katia Taylor/Food Network Canada)
Nanaimo’s Kenna Deo chats with ‘Wall of Chefs’ host Noah Cappe while competing on the Food Network Canada culinary competition TV show. (Photo courtesy Katia Taylor/Food Network Canada)

PQBeat: Talking 2022 plans with Illana Hester of TOSH in Qualicum Beach

Podcast: Discussion includes digital initiatives, new exhibits and more

Black Press reporter and NFL expert Erin Haluschak. (Peter McCully photo)

NFL report: Haluschak, Wolf preview Super Bowl LVI clash between Rams, Bengals

Podcast: Black Press football expert offers game prediction, MVP choice

Black Press reporter and NFL expert Erin Haluschak. (Peter McCully photo)
Sgt. Shane Worth, Operations Support NCO for the Oceanside RCMP Detachment, visits the PQB News/VI Daily studio. (Peter McCully photo)

PQBeat: A discussion with Sgt. Shane Worth of the Oceanside RCMP

Podcast: Talk includes working in small and large B.C. detachments, policing in a pandemic

Sgt. Shane Worth, Operations Support NCO for the Oceanside RCMP Detachment, visits the PQB News/VI Daily studio. (Peter McCully photo)
Sherry Thompson visits the PQB News/VI Daily studios. (Peter McCully photo)

PQBeat: Catching up with Sherry Thompson, president of OHEARTS

Podcast: Chat includes the need for low-income housing, cold-weather shelters and more

Sherry Thompson visits the PQB News/VI Daily studios. (Peter McCully photo)
Michael Dunahee, then age four, went missing from a Victoria playground on March 24, 1991. A new podcast, Missing Michael, investigates what may have happened then and what was transpired since. (Black Press Media file photo)

Podcast investigates Michael Dunahee’s disappearance from south Island playground

Series promises previously unheard stories, details from 1991 case, Victoria podcaster says

Michael Dunahee, then age four, went missing from a Victoria playground on March 24, 1991. A new podcast, Missing Michael, investigates what may have happened then and what was transpired since. (Black Press Media file photo)
School District 69 (Qualicum) superintendent Peter Jory visits the PQB News/VI Daily studios. (Peter McCully photo)

PQBeat: Talking 2022 with Peter Jory, superintendent for School District 69 (Qualicum)

Podcast: COVID-19 updates, snow days, facilities planning

School District 69 (Qualicum) superintendent Peter Jory visits the PQB News/VI Daily studios. (Peter McCully photo)
Black Press reporter and NFL insider Erin Haluschak. (Black Press file photo)

NFL report: Haluschak, Wolf look back at a rough season for the Seattle Seahawks

Podcast: Discussion also includes a preview of weekend’s playoff matchups

Black Press reporter and NFL insider Erin Haluschak. (Black Press file photo)
Ken Peters and Ken Neden of Arrowsmith Search and Rescue visit the PQB News/VI Daily studios. (Peter McCully photo)

PQBeat: Arrowsmith Search and Rescue members look ahead with 2022 plans

Podcast: Volunteers remain crucial to group’s success

Ken Peters and Ken Neden of Arrowsmith Search and Rescue visit the PQB News/VI Daily studios. (Peter McCully photo)
Qualicum Beach Mayor Brian Wiese visits the PQB News/VI Free Daily studios. (PQB News file photo)

PQBeat: Qualicum Beach Mayor Brian Wiese reflects on 2021, looks ahead to 2022

Podcast: Politician has several key goals for coming year

Qualicum Beach Mayor Brian Wiese visits the PQB News/VI Free Daily studios. (PQB News file photo)