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Parksville Qualicum Beach News editor JR Rardon dies at age 61

Letter: Report illustrates ‘absurd cost’ of rail plan

A 108-page comprehensive report prepared for the province illustrates the absurd cost…

  • May 17, 2020

Island Corridor Foundation to livestream meeting on May 7

Meeting will be livestreamed on Facebook at 10 a.m. on Thursday

  • May 6, 2020

Snaw-Naw-As First Nation calls for repurposing of E&N rail line

Suggestion: ‘A level, accessible, paved trail that connects communities and promotes recreation’

Sooke Fine Art Show moves online due to COVID-19 pandemic

34th annual event hosted online in order to adhere to social distancing practices

  • Apr 27, 2020

Discover Saysutshun/Newcastle Island

Heritage and natural beauty, off Nanaimo’s shore

  • Apr 24, 2020

Get away from it all at Strathcona Provincial Park

Discover freshwater lakes for paddlers and anglers, excellent hiking and camping

History on display in Nanaimo

Discover the historic old town and fascinating museums

  • Apr 24, 2020

Hiking in the Alberni Valley

Set between forested hills and the Alberni Inlet, the Alberni Valley has…

  • Apr 23, 2020

Discover Parksville Qualicum Beach

A relaxing and authentic Island experience

  • Apr 22, 2020

State of Emergency declared in village off Northern Vancouver Island due to COVID-19 outbreak

Local governments on Cormorant Island take strict action to combat the spread of the virus.

Wind advisory for Eastern Vancouver Island

Batten down the hatches; there’s a windstorm coming our way. Environment Canada…

Traffic delays expected on the Malahat as sky-walk construction begins

No delays during the day as work planned for evenings

Vancouver Island senior on scooter, stuck in snow, gets a tow home

Good Samaritans pitch in with some help in Parksville

  • Feb 10, 2019

Smoking pot in public will cost you $200 in Campbell River

Bylaws also now in place to regulate location and responsibilities of potential cannabis retailers

Chef Philippe Lavoie shares recipes from the Osborne Bay Pub and Cafe

New menu and live music added to Crofton, British Columbia venue

  • Dec 5, 2018