Parksville Qualicum Beach News

Bald eagle family in French Creek to get a new home

Artificial nest will be a first of its kind on Vancouver Island

  • Sep 2, 2020

School District 69 (Qualicum) sends letter to education minister regarding funds

Asks for money to be divided on a per-student basis

  • Sep 2, 2020

Six Parksville COVID-19 cases announced by BCCDC are no longer active

Data released for the Island for the first time since the start of the pandemic

  • Sep 2, 2020

UPDATE: Memorial arch honouring hit-and-run victim in Parksville dismantled

City cites potential liability to people using park and beach

  • Sep 2, 2020

PQBeat Podcast: A chat with Parksville/Qualicum Beach fire chief Marc Norris

LISTEN: Talk includes recruitment, fire safety, COVID-19 and more

  • Sep 1, 2020

Firefighters battle structure blaze in Qualicum Beach

Fire at mixed residential-commercial building quickly extinguished

  • Aug 31, 2020

Parksville hurdler wins prestigious UBC scholarship award

Runner Spencer Bradbury going to university on the strength of his grades

  • Aug 31, 2020

Three people taken to hospital after vehicle crashes near Qualicum Beach

Single-car crash delayed traffic for hours

  • Aug 31, 2020

Tourism-based businesses in Parksville Qualicum Beach bouncing back

Industry insiders say initial effects of COVID still being felt

  • Aug 31, 2020

OHEART still looking for PQB cold weather homeless shelter solution

Only shelter in the area had to close in March due to COVID-19 concerns

  • Aug 30, 2020

One year later, still no news on 2019 fatal hit-and-run incident in Parksville

RCMP say they gave Crown counsel all information 'some time ago'

  • Aug 30, 2020

Rest of the field no match for Nanoose golfer at B.C. championships

Shelly Stouffer wins in her senior debut

  • Aug 30, 2020

Oceanside Minor Hockey ready to return to the ice

Organization has created Return to Play plan, starting with tryouts next week

  • Aug 29, 2020

Regional District of Nanaimo inundated by trash talk

Residents harshly critical of the new automated garbage bins

  • Aug 29, 2020

Close encounter with angry cougar no garden party for Qualicum Beach man

What he thought was two cats fighting in his garden ended up a lot more cat than he bargained for

  • Aug 28, 2020

‘Music Cafe’ in Parksville questions future amid COVID-19

As a new business, they don't qualify for government assistance

  • Aug 27, 2020

35 years of sending Qualicum Beach on incredible journeys

Travel agent Michelle Brown on 35 years at the same office in Qualicum Beach

  • Aug 26, 2020

LETTER: Tourism and hospitality need government support

Tourism and hospitality has for decades been the face of British Columbia and Canada around the world, contributing more than $4.5-billion in taxes annually to all levels of government.

  • Aug 26, 2020