Parksville Qualicum Beach News

COVID-19: Moonlight Madness scaled back for 2020

Stores remain open late in Qualicum Beach but pandemic restrictions limit activities

  • Nov 11, 2020

OPINION: Meeker, Trebek were true Canadian icons

Pair of legends remembered fondly by many across the country

  • Nov 11, 2020

PQBeat: A chat with UBC football legend and Ballenas Whalers head coach Dan Smith

Podcast: Talk includes today's quarterbacks, methods of coaching, Warren Moon and more

  • Nov 11, 2020

13-year-old Qualicum Beach musician nominated for prestigious 2020 Maple Blues Award

Docherty hopes for support from PQB voters to help bring award to Vancouver Island

  • Nov 10, 2020

Oceanside Generals avoid being swept by Storm in VIJHL double dip

Gens beats Campbell River side for first time this season

  • Nov 10, 2020

Canadian hockey and broadcasting legend Howie Meeker dies at age 97

Longtime Parksville Qualicum Beach resident starred with Toronto Maple Leafs, HNIC

  • Nov 9, 2020

Canadian hockey and broadcasting legend Howie Meeker dies at age 97

Longtime B.C. resident starred with Toronto Maple Leafs, HNIC

  • Nov 8, 2020

City of Parksville to install seasonal lights in downtown core

Traffic and parking delays expected

  • Nov 8, 2020

RCMP: Suspect arrested after man threatened with gun in Parksville

Confrontation took place on job site

  • Nov 8, 2020

NDP’s Adam Walker will be Parksville-Qualicum’s new MLA

Qualicum Beach councillor unseats B.C. Liberal Party's Michelle Stilwell

  • Nov 7, 2020

Qualicum Beach council agrees to halt planned demolition of St. Andrews Lodge

Motion to rescind decision to remove or relocate old building to be reviewed legally

  • Nov 7, 2020
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Crime report: Scofflaws remove concrete barriers from Highway 19 in Qualicum Beach

Crooks pilfer election signs, carpet cleaning machines and more in busy week for RCMP

  • Nov 6, 2020
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RCMP seek public help as investigation continues into grisly discovery of 3 bodies near Whiskey Creek

Police say two individuals leaving scene may have flagged down passing motorist for a ride

  • Nov 6, 2020
This combination of Sept. 29, 2020, photos shows President Donald Trump, left, and former Vice President Joe Biden. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
This combination of Sept. 29, 2020, photos shows President Donald Trump, left, and former Vice President Joe Biden. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Qualicum Beach Coun. Teunis Westbroek talks to protesters fighting to save the St. Andrews Lodge. (Michael Briones photo)
Qualicum Beach Coun. Teunis Westbroek talks to protesters fighting to save the St. Andrews Lodge. (Michael Briones photo)
A fence has been erected in Qualicum Beach around St. Andrews Lodge, scheduled to be demolished, with the gate locked to keep the public out. (Michael Briones photo)

Qualicum Beach mayor pens open letter to council after controversy surrounding historic lodge

'A decision was made after all other avenues were exhausted'

  • Nov 5, 2020
A fence has been erected in Qualicum Beach around St. Andrews Lodge, scheduled to be demolished, with the gate locked to keep the public out. (Michael Briones photo)
Investigators remained on-site along Melrose Road in Whiskey Creek on Wednesday, Nov. 4. One officer was seen heading towards the scene in a white hazmat suit, following a large canopied transport truck. (Mandy Moraes photo)

Significant number of people living in remote areas near where 3 dead bodies found in Whiskey Creek

Official: 'There are a lot of people living here, you just can't see them'

  • Nov 5, 2020
Investigators remained on-site along Melrose Road in Whiskey Creek on Wednesday, Nov. 4. One officer was seen heading towards the scene in a white hazmat suit, following a large canopied transport truck. (Mandy Moraes photo)
BC Parks Foundation wants to buy West Ballenas Island. (Submitted photo)

BC Parks Foundation wants to buy West Ballenas Island for $1.7M

Organization has until Nov. 17 to raise the funds

  • Nov 4, 2020
BC Parks Foundation wants to buy West Ballenas Island. (Submitted photo)
Oceanside Generals forward Cage Newans was named VIJHL North Division’s Player of the Week. (PQB News file photo)

Oceanside Generals split pair of games with Comox Valley

Gens drop first game 5-2 but eke out a 5-4 win the next day

  • Nov 4, 2020
Oceanside Generals forward Cage Newans was named VIJHL North Division’s Player of the Week. (PQB News file photo)