Parksville Qualicum Beach News

Police find used, uncapped needle tied to handrail in Vancouver Island park

Officers believe the needle was put there with the intent to harm someone

  • Aug 4, 2020


PQB crime report: Slashed tires, stolen tree, missing ‘Tin Man’ and more keep cops busy

Oceanside RCMP receive 337 complaints in one-week period

  • Aug 3, 2020


New exhibit at Parksville’s MAC is ‘swirling cosmos of colour’

Pattiann Withapea displays her amazing resin work

  • Aug 1, 2020


Parksville-area family receives anonymous letters complaining children are being too loud

Letter said the noise of kids playing in the backyard is 'unbearable'

  • Aug 1, 2020

PQBeat Podcast: Beloved Parksville volunteer Joan LeMoine

Discussion includes childhood memories, receiving the key to the city and more

  • Aug 1, 2020

Donations pour in for ‘comfort kits’ for survivors of sexual assault and/or domestic violence

More than 100 community members, businesses offer support

  • Jul 30, 2020

Oceanside Place arena re-opening ice sheet on Aug. 3

Pickleball courts available one day later

  • Jul 30, 2020

Qualicum school district to unveil initial back-to-school plan next week

Specifics of overall provincial plans to be announced at a later date

  • Jul 30, 2020

Car catches fire after crash along old Island Highway in Nanaimo

Accident happened at 1 p.m. Wednesday at access to Rock City Plaza

  • Jul 29, 2020

Car crashes off the road and down into the woods on Nanaimo’s Rutherford hill

Man injured in incident Wednesday night at Rutherford and Oliver roads

  • Jul 29, 2020

Nanoose Bay resort adds 10 pickleball courts

GM 'amazed by the interest' in growing sport

  • Jul 29, 2020

Oceanside Women’s Business Network elects new board

Organization seeks new members to join

  • Jul 29, 2020

Parksville council votes to apply for grant to upgrade Community Park

Money would go toward resurfacing tennis courts, lacrosse box upgrades and more

  • Jul 29, 2020

Parksville council supports application for affordable housing development

Nanaimo Affordable Housing Society making an application to BC Housing for funding

  • Jul 28, 2020

Qualicum Beach business broken into; shower used and cigarette butts left behind

PQB crime report: RCMP receive 285 complaints in one-week period

  • Jul 28, 2020

Meadowood residents want RDN to act on proposed $1.35M community centre

Motion presented to get project to proceed to tender

  • Jul 26, 2020

Two electoral areas opt out of Regional District of Nanaimo’s bylaw enforcement review

Director wants residents to decide what's good for them

  • Jul 26, 2020