Parksville Qualicum Beach News

B.C. walking soccer tournament set for Oct. 23 in Nanoose Bay

'It's the fastest-growing senior sports activity in the world'


Fundraising for Parksville track upgrade project more than halfway to $1.5M finish line

Committee says they have now raised more than $800,000


Musician Shari Ulrich enjoys playing alongside Barney Bentall, Tom Taylor

Trio play Parksville's Knox United Church Oct. 1-2

  • Sep 28, 2021


New welcome totem pole installed at downtown Nanaimo park

15-metre pole by Snuneymuxw carver Noel Brown features a matriarch, orca, bear and eagle

  • Sep 28, 2021

Qualicum school district facilities to be closed for National Day of Truth and Reconciliation

Offices for the City of Parksville and Town of Qualicum Beach also closed Sept. 30

  • Sep 28, 2021

City of Parksville uses tree mapping software for inventory, planning for future

Program to generate reports and calculate ecosystem benefits provided by trees

  • Sep 27, 2021

PQB crime report: 2 fires started next to buildings in Parksville

Oceanside RCMP received 301 complaints in one-week period

  • Sep 27, 2021

Parksville council to establish select committee for 2021 fall grant-in-aid applications

Two council members and one city staff member appointed

  • Sep 26, 2021

Police seek witnesses after 35-year-old man dies in auto crash near Parksville

Single vehicle went off the road at Exit 51 offramp

  • Sep 26, 2021

Qualicum Beach council donates $5K to help with new Indigenous healing centre in Duncan

Councillor hopes other municipalities will follow suit

LETTER: Dr. Bonnie Henry maintains a quiet dignity

Have always admired the cool, calm and collected way that Chief Provincial Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry presented pandemic facts and figures to the citizens of British Columbia.

  • Sep 25, 2021

LETTER: Robins have not made annual return to Nanoose Bay yard

There is a mature Mountain Ash tree in the backyard of a home I have owned for more than 30 years.

  • Sep 25, 2021

Fowl play: Qualicum Beach invites residents to offer thoughts on backyard chickens

Officials plan for survey to be completed by Oct. 1

PQBeat: Catching up with Qualicum Beach Mayor Brian Wiese

Podcast: Discussion includes development, backyard chickens and more

  • Sep 24, 2021

LETTER: We all make choices regarding acceptable risk

We're thrilled that we can now go to a restaurant and be assured that all other patrons around us are vaccinated.

  • Sep 23, 2021

PQB crime report: Parksville vandals torch portable toilet, prowlers damage waterfall

Oceanside RCMP received 321 complaints in one-week period

  • Sep 23, 2021

RCMP: Bowser man, 79, injured in two-vehicle collision near Horne Lake Road

Police still investigating incident, seek witnesses or dash cam footage

  • Sep 23, 2021
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