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Campbell River Mirror
Kissing the rings of political Donsa bridge or build a homeless shelter. That’s because there is only a small per
Kissing the rings of political Dons
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 41 minutes ago
a bridge or build a homeless shelter. That’s because there is only a small percentage of Islanders — specifically those in Parksville, Qualicum Beach, Courtenay and Comox — who are represented by someone who sits at the adult table of government... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
Tseshaht First Nation embrace Tour De Rocka good turnout,” Atleo said. The Tour de Rock starts on Saturday, Sept. 24 in
Tseshaht First Nation embrace Tour De Rock
Alberni Valley News / Posted an hour ago
a good turnout,” Atleo said. The Tour de Rock starts on Saturday, Sept. 24 in Port Alice. The 2016 team of 17 riders will arrive in Port Alberni on Friday, Sept. 30 after a 51-kilometre ride from Parksville. The ride concludes Oct. 7 in Vic... Read more
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BC Local News
Tseshaht First Nation embrace Tour De Rocka good turnout,” Atleo said. The Tour de Rock starts on Saturday, Sept. 24 in
Tseshaht First Nation embrace Tour De Rock
BC Local News / Posted an hour ago
a good turnout,” Atleo said. The Tour de Rock starts on Saturday, Sept. 24 in Port Alice. The 2016 team of 17 riders will arrive in Port Alberni on Friday, Sept. 30 after a 51-kilometre ride from Parksville. The ride concludes Oct. 7 in Vic... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Nanaimo wrestlers will do battle in tag-team tables matchstar. Carlito Caribbean Cool, formerly of the WWE, beat Laredo last Friday at
Nanaimo wrestlers will do battle in tag-team tables match
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 3 hours ago
star. Carlito Caribbean Cool, formerly of the WWE, beat Laredo last Friday at a Pure Wrestling Association show in Parksville. "It was pretty unreal. It was pretty neat," Laredo said. "I didn't win, but I definitely gave him a proper... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Youth-adult mini golf a success in Parksvilleby Staff Writer - Parksville Qualicum Beach News YOUTH-ADULT MINI GOLF: Gareth
Youth-adult mini golf a success in Parksville
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 4 hours ago
by Staff Writer - Parksville Qualicum Beach News YOUTH-ADULT MINI GOLF: Gareth Pretty, left, looks on as Marj Wilkie hits her "drive" during the Regional District of Nanaimo's annual Youth-Adult mini golf session Tuesday at Paradise Mini Golf in... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
What to do with closed schoolsto suck out of the budget in the coming years. In fact, the closure of element
What to do with closed schools
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 4 hours ago
to suck out of the budget in the coming years. In fact, the closure of elementary schools in Qualicum Beach, Coombs and Parksville saved the district $1.58 million in the first year. Suffice to say these were not state-of-the-art... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Water and fire bans ease in Parksvillewide, but there are few other restrictions aside from basic fire safety like no
Water and fire bans ease in Parksville
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 4 hours ago
wide, but there are few other restrictions aside from basic fire safety like not leaving a fire unattended. Meanwhile Parksville and the Regional District of Nanaimo are moving to Stage 1 watering restrictions — the least restricted — as of... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
October exhibits at the MAC in ParksvilleArts Centre features three different artists. One of the exhibits is the Life
October exhibits at the MAC in Parksville
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 4 hours ago
Arts Centre features three different artists. One of the exhibits is the Life Drawing Club Exhibit with Mehdi Naimi. The Parksville Life Drawing Group was formed in May 2014 and continues to offer sessions to local artists to draw, paint or... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
THURSDAY SPOTLIGHT: This man wants to buy your gunsAn international arms dealer operates in the Parksville Qualicum Beach region,
THURSDAY SPOTLIGHT: This man wants to buy your guns
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 4 hours ago
An international arms dealer operates in the Parksville Qualicum Beach region, and it's all legal. Bill Lineham buys and sells firearms. He said he has a licence to do so from the RCMP and he also said his business picks up when police, every couple... Read more
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BC Local News
Water and fire bans ease in Parksvillewide, but there are few other restrictions aside from basic fire safety like no
Water and fire bans ease in Parksville
BC Local News / Posted 4 hours ago
wide, but there are few other restrictions aside from basic fire safety like not leaving a fire unattended. Meanwhile Parksville and the Regional District of Nanaimo are moving to Stage 1 watering restrictions — the least restricted — as of... Read more
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BC Local News
Youth-adult mini golf a success in Parksvilleby Staff Writer - Parksville Qualicum Beach News YOUTH-ADULT MINI GOLF: Gareth
Youth-adult mini golf a success in Parksville
BC Local News / Posted 4 hours ago
by Staff Writer - Parksville Qualicum Beach News YOUTH-ADULT MINI GOLF: Gareth Pretty, left, looks on as Marj Wilkie hits her "drive" during the Regional District of Nanaimo's annual Youth-Adult mini golf session Tuesday at Paradise Mini Golf in... Read more
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BC Local News
THURSDAY SPOTLIGHT: This man wants to buy your gunsAn international arms dealer operates in the Parksville Qualicum Beach region,
THURSDAY SPOTLIGHT: This man wants to buy your guns
BC Local News / Posted 4 hours ago
An international arms dealer operates in the Parksville Qualicum Beach region, and it's all legal. Bill Lineham buys and sells firearms. He said he has a licence to do so from the RCMP and he also said his business picks up when police, every couple... Read more
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Terrace Standard
Disney skating star inspires Terrace, B.C. clubKuehne said. Hanna grew up in Terrace and started skating with the Terrace clu
Disney skating star inspires Terrace, B.C. club
Terrace Standard / Posted 4 hours ago
Kuehne said. Hanna grew up in Terrace and started skating with the Terrace club at age 10. After graduation she moved to Parksville and then Victoria to pursue higher training, which included learning under Gary Beacom, a 1988 world champion... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Gens' goalie named VIJHL Player of Weekin Oceanside. • Oct. 15 — The Abreast of Life Dragon Boat Team will be at the
Gens' goalie named VIJHL Player of Week
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 5 hours ago
in Oceanside. • Oct. 15 — The Abreast of Life Dragon Boat Team will be at the arena to describe their activities in Parksville Qualicum Beach and beyond, encouraging breast cancer survivors. To support them, wear pink to the game and half of... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Port Alberni duo claims lawn bowling titleAlan Brunskill. The two-day tournament drew the top mixed pairs teams from eac
Port Alberni duo claims lawn bowling title
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 5 hours ago
Alan Brunskill. The two-day tournament drew the top mixed pairs teams from each club in the district, which includes Parksville, Qualicum Beach, Port Alberni, Nanaimo, Courtenay and Powell River. Because Powell River was unable to attend, one... Read more
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BC Local News
Port Alberni duo claims lawn bowling titleAlan Brunskill. The two-day tournament drew the top mixed pairs teams from eac
Port Alberni duo claims lawn bowling title
BC Local News / Posted 5 hours ago
Alan Brunskill. The two-day tournament drew the top mixed pairs teams from each club in the district, which includes Parksville, Qualicum Beach, Port Alberni, Nanaimo, Courtenay and Powell River. Because Powell River was unable to attend, one... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Casorso wins PACWEST tourneySiemers and McKenna Lesiuk tied for fourth at 167, while Jessica Kozak placed f
Casorso wins PACWEST tourney
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 9 hours ago
Siemers and McKenna Lesiuk tied for fourth at 167, while Jessica Kozak placed fifth at 178. The UBCO golf team will be in Parksville this weekend for the fourth tournament of the season at the Morningstar Golf Course. Kelowna's Rob Anderson... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Latest Hamilton County Jail Booking Report30728 Age at Arrest: 39 years old Arresting Agency: Hamilton County THEFT OF
Latest Hamilton County Jail Booking Report
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
30728 Age at Arrest: 39 years old Arresting Agency: Hamilton County THEFT OF PROPERTY ROGERS, CHRISTOPHER MICHAEL 1378 PARKSVILLE ROAD BENTON, 37307 Age at Arrest: 39 years old Arresting Agency: Hamilton County VIOLATION OF SEX OFFENDER... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Service clubs help take the pressure off Qualicum Beach youngstersaid she got the idea to get in contact with some of the local non-profit clubs
Service clubs help take the pressure off Qualicum Beach youngster
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted yesterday
said she got the idea to get in contact with some of the local non-profit clubs, which are known to help youth, such as the Parksville-Qualicum Shrine Club and the Parksville-Qualicum Kiwanis Club. "I had called Kiwanis and somebody said call Peter... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Foggy future for Qualicum Commonswill take into account two other buildings closed by the Board of Trustees in 2
Foggy future for Qualicum Commons
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 2 days ago
will take into account two other buildings closed by the Board of Trustees in 2014 — the former French Creek Elementary and Parksville Elementary buildings, which do not enjoy the tenancy rate of Qualicum Commons. “We may have to be in conversation... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Apples being dumped in Qualicum Beachit could also attract other wildlife, including bears. Discarded fruit that ca
Apples being dumped in Qualicum Beach
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 2 days ago
it could also attract other wildlife, including bears. Discarded fruit that can still be eaten can be donated to the Parksville Salvation Army food bank (www.parksvillesalvationarmy.ca/food_bank). Discarded fruit that cannot be eaten by... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Tour 'dad' leads the wayQualicum Beach. He and the four other riders from the mid-Island loaded their b
Tour 'dad' leads the way
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 2 days ago
Qualicum Beach. He and the four other riders from the mid-Island loaded their bikes and gear bags Saturday morning at the Parksville weigh station for the trip north to Port Alice, where the Tour began Sunday morning. The annual ride, which has... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Motorcyclist taken to Oceanside Health Centreby Staff Writer - Parksville Qualicum Beach News MOTORCYCLIST TAKEN TO OHC: An
Motorcyclist taken to Oceanside Health Centre
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 2 days ago
by Staff Writer - Parksville Qualicum Beach News MOTORCYCLIST TAKEN TO OHC: An accident involving a motorcycle and an SUV at the intersection of Highway 19A and Martindale Road on Sept. 22 put a temporary halt to traffic. The motorcyclist was taken... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Vancouver Island Library system providing 'great value'can go for free, or with no individual user cost, and just sit and there's no p
Vancouver Island Library system providing 'great value'
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 2 days ago
can go for free, or with no individual user cost, and just sit and there's no pressure to buy anything," said Mary Beil, Parksville city councillor and VIRL board member. "There's all the obvious reasons and community resources for information... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Kissing the rings of political Donsa bridge or build a homeless shelter. That’s because there is only a small perc
Kissing the rings of political Dons
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 2 days ago
a bridge or build a homeless shelter. That’s because there is only a small percentage of Islanders — specifically those in Parksville, Qualicum Beach, Courtenay and Comox — who are represented in Victoria by someone who sits at the adult table of... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Parksville byelection: all-candidates' forum set for Wednesday, Oct. 5Parksville residents will get a chance to hear, and question, the people seekin
Parksville byelection: all-candidates' forum set for Wednesday, Oct. 5
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 2 days ago
Parksville residents will get a chance to hear, and question, the people seeking a seat on city council at an all-candidates meeting Wednesday, Oct. 5. The byelection for the city councillor position vacated in the summer by Al Greir takes place... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
A big ham shows up at BaconFest in Coombsby J.R. Rardon - Parksville Qualicum Beach News A BIG HAM: The BaconFest pig l
A big ham shows up at BaconFest in Coombs
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 2 days ago
by J.R. Rardon - Parksville Qualicum Beach News A BIG HAM: The BaconFest pig looms over siblings Caleb, 3, and Madison Pascoe, 8 during the 2016 festival at Coombs Fairgrounds on Saturday. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's... Read more
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BC Local News
Vancouver Island Library system providing 'great value'can go for free, or with no individual user cost, and just sit and there's no p
Vancouver Island Library system providing 'great value'
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
can go for free, or with no individual user cost, and just sit and there's no pressure to buy anything," said Mary Beil, Parksville city councillor and VIRL board member. "There's all the obvious reasons and community resources for information... Read more
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BC Local News
Motorcyclist taken to Oceanside Health Centreby Staff Writer - Parksville Qualicum Beach News MOTORCYCLIST TAKEN TO OHC: An
Motorcyclist taken to Oceanside Health Centre
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
by Staff Writer - Parksville Qualicum Beach News MOTORCYCLIST TAKEN TO OHC: An accident involving a motorcycle and an SUV at the intersection of Highway 19A and Martindale Road on Sept. 22 put a temporary halt to traffic. The motorcyclist was taken... Read more
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BC Local News
Parksville byelection: all-candidates' forum set for Wednesday, Oct. 5Parksville residents will get a chance to hear, and question, the people seekin
Parksville byelection: all-candidates' forum set for Wednesday, Oct. 5
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
Parksville residents will get a chance to hear, and question, the people seeking a seat on city council at an all-candidates meeting Wednesday, Oct. 5. The byelection for the city councillor position vacated in the summer by Al Greir takes place... Read more
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BC Local News
A big ham shows up at BaconFest in Coombsby J.R. Rardon - Parksville Qualicum Beach News A BIG HAM: The BaconFest pig l
A big ham shows up at BaconFest in Coombs
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
by J.R. Rardon - Parksville Qualicum Beach News A BIG HAM: The BaconFest pig looms over siblings Caleb, 3, and Madison Pascoe, 8 during the 2016 festival at Coombs Fairgrounds on Saturday. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's... Read more
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BC Local News
Service clubs help take the pressure off Qualicum Beach youngstersaid she got the idea to get in contact with some of the local non-profit clubs
Service clubs help take the pressure off Qualicum Beach youngster
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
said she got the idea to get in contact with some of the local non-profit clubs, which are known to help youth, such as the Parksville-Qualicum Shrine Club and the Parksville-Qualicum Kiwanis Club. "I had called Kiwanis and somebody said call Peter... Read more
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BC Local News
Foggy future for Qualicum Commonswill take into account two other buildings closed by the Board of Trustees in 2
Foggy future for Qualicum Commons
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
will take into account two other buildings closed by the Board of Trustees in 2014 — the former French Creek Elementary and Parksville Elementary buildings, which do not enjoy the tenancy rate of Qualicum Commons. “We may have to be in conversation... Read more
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BC Local News
Apples being dumped in Qualicum Beachit could also attract other wildlife, including bears. Discarded fruit that ca
Apples being dumped in Qualicum Beach
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
it could also attract other wildlife, including bears. Discarded fruit that can still be eaten can be donated to the Parksville Salvation Army food bank (www.parksvillesalvationarmy.ca/food_bank). Discarded fruit that cannot be eaten by... Read more
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BC Local News
Tour 'dad' leads the wayQualicum Beach. He and the four other riders from the mid-Island loaded their b
Tour 'dad' leads the way
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
Qualicum Beach. He and the four other riders from the mid-Island loaded their bikes and gear bags Saturday morning at the Parksville weigh station for the trip north to Port Alice, where the Tour began Sunday morning. The annual ride, which has... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Nanaimo pregnancy centre benefits from car seat donationwill be donated to Crossroads Crisis Pregnancy Centre in Nanaimo, five to Ocean
Nanaimo pregnancy centre benefits from car seat donation
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
will be donated to Crossroads Crisis Pregnancy Centre in Nanaimo, five to Oceanside Community Safety Volunteers in Parksville/Qualicum, and five will be donated to RCMP for training and emergencies. “Bringing home baby can be a stressful... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Singer-songwriter at the MAC in Parksvillein advance and for MAC members or $20 at the doors. The show is at 7:30 p.m. F
Singer-songwriter at the MAC in Parksville
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 2 days ago
in advance and for MAC members or $20 at the doors. The show is at 7:30 p.m. For tickets visit the MAC (133 McMillan St., Parksville), call 250-248-8185 or visit www.mcmillanartscentre.com. Over the course of 10 years, Jahnke, a singer-songwriter... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
WiL performing at Errington Hall(aka WiL) will be performing at the Errington War Memorial Hall this Friday. T
WiL performing at Errington Hall
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 2 days ago
(aka WiL) will be performing at the Errington War Memorial Hall this Friday. Tickets are $20 at Cranky Dog Music in Parksville, Heaven on Earth in Qualicum Beach, Errington General Store and at the Errington Hall. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. on... Read more
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BC Local News
WiL performing at Errington Hall(aka WiL) will be performing at the Errington War Memorial Hall this Friday. T
WiL performing at Errington Hall
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
(aka WiL) will be performing at the Errington War Memorial Hall this Friday. Tickets are $20 at Cranky Dog Music in Parksville, Heaven on Earth in Qualicum Beach, Errington General Store and at the Errington Hall. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. on... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
Tour de Rock riders ready for 1,100 km tripincluding Patten, will leave from View Royal at 7:30 a.m. and will join mid-Isl
Tour de Rock riders ready for 1,100 km trip
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
including Patten, will leave from View Royal at 7:30 a.m. and will join mid-Islanders at the weigh station just before Parksville at 10 a.m. A pair of Comox riders will meet the rest of the team later in the day, as will a Port McNeill... Read more
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BC Local News
Figure skating legend a big draw at Parksville skate clinicKurt Browning makes a point for a group of skaters while headlining a Skate Can
Figure skating legend a big draw at Parksville skate clinic
BC Local News / Posted 7 days ago
Kurt Browning makes a point for a group of skaters while headlining a Skate Canada clinic at Oceanside Place Arena in Parksville Sunday. — Image credit: J.R. Rardon/NEWS Staff Browning, 50, claimed the men’s figure skating world championship... Read more
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BC Local News
Tour de Rock kicks off on Sunday in Port Aliceand Anne Carelli. Mid-island riders will meet up with the rest of the team at
Tour de Rock kicks off on Sunday in Port Alice
BC Local News / Posted 7 days ago
and Anne Carelli. Mid-island riders will meet up with the rest of the team at meet at the weigh station just before Parksville, 1326 Island Highway East at 10:00am, Saturday, Sept 24th. Auxiliary Officer, Jaleesa Nardino; RCMP Sgt. Donovan... Read more
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BC Local News
Alberni’s grannies step up to the platethe Grandmother to Grandmother campaign.” At that time, there were only a few
Alberni’s grannies step up to the plate
BC Local News / Posted 7 days ago
the Grandmother to Grandmother campaign.” At that time, there were only a few groups in Canada. One of them was located in Parksville and Qualicum and members were also in attendance at Lewis’ talk. After his speech, about 15 to 20 community... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Tour de Rock kicks off on Sunday in Port Aliceand Anne Carelli. Mid-island riders will meet up with the rest of the team at
Tour de Rock kicks off on Sunday in Port Alice
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
and Anne Carelli. Mid-island riders will meet up with the rest of the team at meet at the weigh station just before Parksville, 1326 Island Highway East at 10:00am, Saturday, Sept 24th. Auxiliary Officer, Jaleesa Nardino; RCMP Sgt. Donovan... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Chamber Chatter: Hats off to ferry announcementthe BC Chamber executives for their recognition in presenting our Chamber with
Chamber Chatter: Hats off to ferry announcement
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
the BC Chamber executives for their recognition in presenting our Chamber with the 2016 Communication Award! Jaylyn was in Parksville to accept on the Chambers behalf. Hats off to the many supporters and advocates including our chamber board, who... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
Alberni’s grannies step up to the platethe Grandmother to Grandmother campaign.” At that time, there were only a few
Alberni’s grannies step up to the plate
Alberni Valley News / Posted 7 days ago
the Grandmother to Grandmother campaign.” At that time, there were only a few groups in Canada. One of them was located in Parksville and Qualicum and members were also in attendance at Lewis’ talk. After his speech, about 15 to 20 community... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Husband-and-wife team strike silver in Paralympic sailingof 29 medals. Other provincial athletes include Oak Bay’s Liam Stanley (silver
Husband-and-wife team strike silver in Paralympic sailing
Oak Bay News / Posted 7 days ago
of 29 medals. Other provincial athletes include Oak Bay’s Liam Stanley (silver in Men’s 1500m T37), Michelle Stilwell of Parksville (gold in Women’s 100m T51/52 and Women’s 400m T52), Tristan Smyth of Maple Ridge (bronze in Men’s 4x400m Relay... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
No word yet on winter homeless shelter in Parksville Qualicum BeachThe weather is turning, and as residents of Parksville Qualicum Beach begin wak
No word yet on winter homeless shelter in Parksville Qualicum Beach
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 7 days ago
The weather is turning, and as residents of Parksville Qualicum Beach begin waking up to frost on their windshields, there's still no confirmation on where the homeless people of the region will find refuge from the cold and wet nights of the winter... Read more
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BC Local News
Parksville proclaims Friday will be 'Michelle Stilwell Day'the only person ever so honoured. And now, another much-deserved honour: Frida
Parksville proclaims Friday will be 'Michelle Stilwell Day'
BC Local News / Posted 7 days ago
the only person ever so honoured. And now, another much-deserved honour: Friday is officially Michelle Stilwell Day in Parksville. At Monday night's city council meeting, councillors voted unanimously in favour of the declaration. Coun. Kirk... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
PGOSA launches 'Summer Sports in Winter' programThe Parksville Golden Oldies Sports Association (PGOSA) will launch a new Summe
PGOSA launches 'Summer Sports in Winter' program
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 7 days ago
The Parksville Golden Oldies Sports Association (PGOSA) will launch a new Summer Sports in Winter campaign with a free demonstration day Sept. 27 at the Arbutus Meadows Complex indoor arena. “This is the start of a big, new sports program in our... Read more
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