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LETTER: Bring back benches in Qualicum Beach

The Town of Qualicum Beach has recently removed numerous park benches from…

  • Sep 13, 2021
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LETTER: Strong message needed to be sent in B.C. regarding vaccinations

A bouquet to the B.C. government for requiring proof of vaccination to…

  • Sep 13, 2021
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PQB crime report: Election signs defaced by vandals in Qualicum Beach

Thieves also busy in Parksville, Nanoose Bay

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Four Parksville Qualicum Beach area artists collaborated on a mural to beautify a small courtyard in Qualicum Beach. From left; Elena Del Vicario, Jessy Watson, Chanel Halladay and Deidre Michael. (Mandy Moraes photo)

5 Parksville Qualicum Beach area artists collaborate on courtyard mural

Project envisioned by Sea Thrift Artisan Boutique shop owner

Four Parksville Qualicum Beach area artists collaborated on a mural to beautify a small courtyard in Qualicum Beach. From left; Elena Del Vicario, Jessy Watson, Chanel Halladay and Deidre Michael. (Mandy Moraes photo)
Arrowsmith Search and Rescue crews were called out Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021 to assist an injured hunter in the Cook Creek area. (Arrowsmith Search and Rescue Instagram photo)

Arrowsmith SAR crews help rescue hunter seriously injured after fall in Cook Creek area

24 crew members assisted in rescue effort; man taken to hospital

Arrowsmith Search and Rescue crews were called out Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021 to assist an injured hunter in the Cook Creek area. (Arrowsmith Search and Rescue Instagram photo)
Eaglecrest Golf Club operations manager Steve Philips tests the golf simulator that will be in operation in mid-October. (Michael Briones photo)
Eaglecrest Golf Club operations manager Steve Philips tests the golf simulator that will be in operation in mid-October. (Michael Briones photo)
Emilie van den Hout, right, and her younger sister, Alessandra, 4, show off their collection of Terry Fox books. (Angie van den Hout photo)
Emilie van den Hout, right, and her younger sister, Alessandra, 4, show off their collection of Terry Fox books. (Angie van den Hout photo)
The Oceanside Building Learning Together has ventured into quality child care services. (OBLT photo)

New child care services opened in Parksville Qualicum Beach region

Services to be offered by Oceanside Building Learning Together

The Oceanside Building Learning Together has ventured into quality child care services. (OBLT photo)
The Cross on the Commons will again be held on Oct. 3, which the Qualicum Beach Chamber of Commerce plans to take advantage of when they hold Fall Fest on Oct. 2-3. (PQB News file photo)
The Cross on the Commons will again be held on Oct. 3, which the Qualicum Beach Chamber of Commerce plans to take advantage of when they hold Fall Fest on Oct. 2-3. (PQB News file photo)
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Qualicum Beach, RDN to recognize National Day for Truth and Reconciliation Sept. 30

‘This is not something that should disappear into a blur of yesterday’s news’

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Qualicum Beach significantly alters plan to establish dry recovery community

Budget for revised plan reduced to $189,660 from $1.28M

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LETTER: Getting vaccinated shows you care about fellow Canadians

I grew up listening to my mother’s stories of how Canadians pulled…

  • Sep 10, 2021
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Bring back benches as soon as possible in Qualicum Beach, says town councillor

Residents miffed after some sponsored benches removed by staff members

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LETTER: Veterinarians, staff in Qualicum Beach help ease grief after loss of pet

We recently lost our 15-year-old best friend (dog) Brewster. Dr. Graham and…

  • Sep 9, 2021
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VIDEO: PQB chamber executive director talks with Courtenay-Alberni candidates

Canada Votes 2021: Election takes place Sept. 20

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A volunteer tutor and student, working together on a computer skills lesson. (Submitted photo)

Parksville Qualicum Adult Literacy Society offers tutoring lessons to area residents

Program has helped has residents boost basic literacy levels

A volunteer tutor and student, working together on a computer skills lesson. (Submitted photo)
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LETTER: More bathrooms needed along beachfront in Qualicum Beach

Why are there nice picnic tables and benches at both the Brant…

  • Sep 8, 2021
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Police and passersby are shown near the Petro-Canada station in Qualicum Beach after a camper van struck a pedestrian, who was taken to hospital in Victoria, on Saturday, Aug. 28, 2021. (Mara Wilson/Facebook photo)

UPDATE: Pedestrian struck by camper van in Qualicum Beach has died

RCMP investigation continues into Aug. 28 incident

Police and passersby are shown near the Petro-Canada station in Qualicum Beach after a camper van struck a pedestrian, who was taken to hospital in Victoria, on Saturday, Aug. 28, 2021. (Mara Wilson/Facebook photo)