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

Parksville council agrees to meet with other elected officials in the region

RDN’s Tyler Brown sent letters to Nanaimo, Lantzville, Parksville and Qualicum Beach

Parksville Civic and Technology Centre at 100 Jensen Ave. (PQB News file photo)
The cast from ‘Chesapeake Shores’ pose for a photo in season three, filmed in 2018, of the hit Hallmark series. The cast and crew are now back in the Parksville Qualicum Beach area shooting season five. (Submitted photo)
The cast from ‘Chesapeake Shores’ pose for a photo in season three, filmed in 2018, of the hit Hallmark series. The cast and crew are now back in the Parksville Qualicum Beach area shooting season five. (Submitted photo)
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PQB crime report: Bandits pilfer booze, computers, snow tires, even a hot water heater

Oceanside RCMP receive 269 complaints in one-week period

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The Cross on the Commons race is one of events organized by the Arrowsmith Cycling Club. (PQB News file photo)

More people than ever mountain biking in Parksville Qualicum Beach area

Arrowsmith Cycling Club VP promotes healthy, fun activity

The Cross on the Commons race is one of events organized by the Arrowsmith Cycling Club. (PQB News file photo)
Qualicum Beach town hall. (File photo)

Qualicum Beach council supports June as PTSD awareness month

Mayor Brian Wiese says issue is close to his heart

Qualicum Beach town hall. (File photo)
Prince Philip is seen here talking to Alex Rennie about platters of food presented by the culinary deparment at Malaspina College (now Vancouver Island University) in 1983. (Courtesy of Alex Rennie)

Parksville man recalls meeting Prince Philip at what was then Malaspina College

Alex Rennie, a former culinary instructor, got to shake hands with royal visitor

Prince Philip is seen here talking to Alex Rennie about platters of food presented by the culinary deparment at Malaspina College (now Vancouver Island University) in 1983. (Courtesy of Alex Rennie)
The Town of Qualicum Beach is set to hold a byelection on May 15. (PQB News file photo)

Five candidates enter byelection for councillor slot in Qualicum Beach

General voting set for May 15 at Civic Centre

The Town of Qualicum Beach is set to hold a byelection on May 15. (PQB News file photo)
Canadian Federation of University Women Parksville Qualicum logo. (submitted photo)
Canadian Federation of University Women Parksville Qualicum logo. (submitted photo)
Vice president of the Oceanside Classical Concerts Society, Joseph Straka. (Mandy Moraes photo)
Vice president of the Oceanside Classical Concerts Society, Joseph Straka. (Mandy Moraes photo)
The St. Andrews Lodge Historical and Cultural Society wants the old building included in the Town of Qualicum Beach’s Heritage Register. (PQB News file photo)

Qualicum Beach councillor offers to help pay St. Andrews Lodge society’s bills

Group wants building included in town’s heritage register

The St. Andrews Lodge Historical and Cultural Society wants the old building included in the Town of Qualicum Beach’s Heritage Register. (PQB News file photo)
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Susan White at her home studio in French Creek. Her work will be juried by senior members of the FCA during the organization’s exhibit at the MAC this month. (Mandy Moraes photo)
Susan White at her home studio in French Creek. Her work will be juried by senior members of the FCA during the organization’s exhibit at the MAC this month. (Mandy Moraes photo)
The Parksville Fire Department and Qualicum Beach Fire Department will not amalgamate. (PQB News file photo)

Plan to merge Parksville, Qualicum Beach fire departments jettisoned

Fire services review report released to the public

The Parksville Fire Department and Qualicum Beach Fire Department will not amalgamate. (PQB News file photo)
Karen Golden will portray Ann Landers in the ECHO Players digital production of ‘The Lady With All The Answers’ by David Rambo. Show dates will be May 7, 8 and 9, at 7:30 p.m., and tickets can be purchased online starting April 14. (Submitted photo)
Karen Golden will portray Ann Landers in the ECHO Players digital production of ‘The Lady With All The Answers’ by David Rambo. Show dates will be May 7, 8 and 9, at 7:30 p.m., and tickets can be purchased online starting April 14. (Submitted photo)
Horne Lake Caves. (Photo submitted)

Horne Lake Caves open thanks to BC Tourism Resiliency Network

‘It’s been a thin, tenuous line and continues to be’

Horne Lake Caves. (Photo submitted)
New COVID-19 cases by local health area for the week of March 28-April 3. (B.C. Centre for Disease Control image)

COVID-19: Parksville Qualicum Beach with 58 new cases for week of March 28 to April 3

Region second-highest on Island for new cases per capita

New COVID-19 cases by local health area for the week of March 28-April 3. (B.C. Centre for Disease Control image)
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Ballenas Secondary School. (File photo)

COVID-19: Exposure identified at Parksville’s Ballenas Secondary

Potential dates listed as March 31 and April 1

Ballenas Secondary School. (File photo)
Kwalikum Secondary School. (File photo)

COVID-19: SD69 (Qualicum) announces another exposure at KSS

Dates identified as March 29, 30, 31 and April 1

Kwalikum Secondary School. (File photo)