Parksville Qualicum Beach News

BC Parks Foundation successfully raises $1.7M for purchase of West Ballenas Island

CEO says fundraising goal was met thanks to community support

  • Nov 17, 2020

VIJHL Generals return to action after league-mandated break

Play was halted for one week due to COVID-19 incidents in Nanaimo schools

  • Nov 17, 2020

12-year-old Parksville boy recovering after being hit by vehicle

RCMP say speed and alcohol not factors; charge still being considered

  • Nov 16, 2020

Crime report: Crooks target Parksville businesses, vehicles in Nanoose Bay

Oceanside RCMP received 257 complaints in one-week period.

  • Nov 16, 2020

PQBeat: Broadcasting legend Bernie Pascall remembers his longtime friend, Howie Meeker

Podcast: Pair worked together on Vancouver Canucks telecasts

  • Nov 16, 2020

Crwth Press to donate to Manna Homeless Society for every purchase of ‘No Right Thing’

Book written by Qualicum Beach author Laura Langston

  • Nov 15, 2020

Nanoose Bay park project would cost more than $1M

RDN prioritizes community parks projects to be included in proposed 2021-2025 budget

  • Nov 15, 2020

Regional District of Nanaimo provides options for used curbside collection containers

Residents given two choices for old garbage, food waste bins

  • Nov 15, 2020

Couple, reported missing in Nanaimo Lakes area, found safe and sound

Tamara Sandulak and Cody Martin reported missing Thursday

  • Nov 14, 2020

It’s safe to go to Nanaimo hospital for scheduled appointments, says Island Health

Health authority makes public service announcement after COVID-19 outbreak at NRGH

  • Nov 14, 2020

LETTER: Concerns over Qualicum Beach cell tower remain

Re: 'Qualicum Beach council approves location of Telus communications tower' (, Oct. 23)

  • Nov 14, 2020

LETTER: What happens to our compostable material?

Re: 'Regional District of Nanaimo deals with issues impacting automated garbage collection' (, Oct. 31)

  • Nov 14, 2020

Low-risk COVID-19 exposure causes Qualicum Beach Legion to close for 10 days

Island Health advises members and public to closely monitor themselves

  • Nov 14, 2020

Parksville students help raise funds to purchase West Ballenas Island

Aim is to assist BC Parks Foundation secure $1.7 million before Nov. 17

  • Nov 13, 2020

City of Parksville plans maintenance for Memorial Avenue elm trees

Three trees slated for removal on Nov. 19 and Nov. 20

  • Nov 12, 2020

Golden Tide makes UVic an easy choice for Nanoose Bay pitcher

Lefthanded hurler commits to new Victoria team for 2021

  • Nov 12, 2020

Parksville water tower saved from demolition by E&N

'It has heritage status written all over it, which attracts money'

  • Nov 12, 2020

Qualicum Beach arts community members fondly recall Howie Meeker’s love of music

Hockey legend died on Nov. 8 at the age of 97

  • Nov 12, 2020

Campers in Parksville nature park cleared out by bylaw officials

Notice given six days in advance

  • Nov 11, 2020