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LETTER: Parksville Qualicum Beach remains stuck in a growth mentality

Enough? The story of civilization is one of population growth, one to…

  • Aug 3, 2021

 

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PQB crime report: 2 Parksville homes egged; females scale fence to use hot tub

Police receive 294 complaints in one-week period

 

A 1991 Superior fire truck bought by Dave Smith is parked at his residence in Qualicum Beach. (Submitted photo)

Qualicum Beach man offers to sell fire truck to assist Horne Lake residents

Regional district looking at fire protection services in the area

 

Promotional poster for the Jazz, Tea and Cheesecake event on Sunday, Aug. 15, 2021, at the Morningstar Farm at 403 Lowrys Rd. in Parksville. (Submitted photo)
Promotional poster for the Jazz, Tea and Cheesecake event on Sunday, Aug. 15, 2021, at the Morningstar Farm at 403 Lowrys Rd. in Parksville. (Submitted photo)
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Herbert: 2020 looks like an exciting vintage for British Columbia wines

Province experienced slightly lower yields but exceptional fruit quality

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Roadside workers inside a Cone Zone next to traffic. (Submitted photo)

Cone Zone: Busier roads put workers at greater risk in Parksville Qualicum Beach

Motorists driving dangerously or disobeying traffic controllers can face hefty fines

Roadside workers inside a Cone Zone next to traffic. (Submitted photo)
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A comparison between sodium lights and LED lights, which the Town of Qualicum Beach has choses for its streetlights to make it safe for motorists. (Submitted photo)

‘High-beam monsters’ still bothering some residents in Qualicum Beach

Council to hire illumination consultant to review LED-lighting complaints

A comparison between sodium lights and LED lights, which the Town of Qualicum Beach has choses for its streetlights to make it safe for motorists. (Submitted photo)
The green outline is land to be donated by French Creek House Ltd., for an eagle preserve. (FFCS map)

Conservation groups aim to raise $500K for eagle preserve at French Creek Estuary

Biologists host walking tour to illustrate area’s importance

The green outline is land to be donated by French Creek House Ltd., for an eagle preserve. (FFCS map)
Qualicum Beach Airport will now offer flights to Vancouver Airport through Iskwew Air. (PQB News file photo)

Iskwew Air opens services at Qualicum Beach Airport, provides flights to YVR

Airport has had no scheduled service to Vancouver since April 2020

Qualicum Beach Airport will now offer flights to Vancouver Airport through Iskwew Air. (PQB News file photo)
Ex-CFL coach and player Chuck McMann has died at age 70. (Submitted photo)

Former CFL player, Grey Cup champion Chuck McMann of Qualicum Beach dies at age 70

‘He was a wonderful father and grandfather, as well as a great friend and neighbour’

Ex-CFL coach and player Chuck McMann has died at age 70. (Submitted photo)
Promotional photo for Sam Tudor and Ben Dwyer’s performance on Friday, July 30, at 7 p.m. for the The Old School House Arts Centre’s Summer 2021 Garden Music Festival in Qualicum Beach. (Submitted photo)
Promotional photo for Sam Tudor and Ben Dwyer’s performance on Friday, July 30, at 7 p.m. for the The Old School House Arts Centre’s Summer 2021 Garden Music Festival in Qualicum Beach. (Submitted photo)
The Mt. Arrowsmith Salvation Army food bank is asking for donations of fresh produce from home gardens. (PQB News file photo)

Salvation Army food bank seeks fresh produce for Parksville Qualicum Beach residents

Donations of a wide variety of fruit and veggies will be accepted

The Mt. Arrowsmith Salvation Army food bank is asking for donations of fresh produce from home gardens. (PQB News file photo)
Students have been training on the dilapidated cinder-track at the Ballenas Secondary. There’s now a plan to upgrade the facility to a six-lane rubberized track. (PQB News file photo)

Qualicum Beach council agrees to donate $56K toward Ballenas track upgrade

Lack of data leads staff to recommend town pay 10 per cent of the cost

Students have been training on the dilapidated cinder-track at the Ballenas Secondary. There’s now a plan to upgrade the facility to a six-lane rubberized track. (PQB News file photo)
Beach Corner Concepts is a carefree place to call home right in the heart of Qualicum

Carefree downtown living available now in Qualicum Beach

Liberate your lifestyle with these brand new rental homes

  • Jul 26, 2021
Beach Corner Concepts is a carefree place to call home right in the heart of Qualicum
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Parksville mayor opposes request to assist with costs for ASAR operations centre

Qualicum Beach officials had asked for financial help with DCCs

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Terri Bowen’s creation is one of the 30 artworks in the Oceanside Benchmark Project that are now on display at different locations from Nanoose Bay to Lighthouse Country. (Submitted photo)

Benchmark project features 30 artworks on display in Parksville Qualicum Beach

Creations can be found from Nanoose Bay to Lighthouse Country

Terri Bowen’s creation is one of the 30 artworks in the Oceanside Benchmark Project that are now on display at different locations from Nanoose Bay to Lighthouse Country. (Submitted photo)
The Cross On The Commons cyclocross race is temporary slated to take place in October in Qualicum Beach. (PQB News file photo)
The Cross On The Commons cyclocross race is temporary slated to take place in October in Qualicum Beach. (PQB News file photo)
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The Town of Qualicum Beach council wants to review its decision not to allow backyard chickens in residential areas. (File photo)
The Town of Qualicum Beach council wants to review its decision not to allow backyard chickens in residential areas. (File photo)