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BC Local News
Hallmark seeks extras in Nanaimo for family drama seriesdrama Chesapeake Shores. The series, based on Sheryl Woods' novels, is slated
Hallmark seeks extras in Nanaimo for family drama series
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
drama Chesapeake Shores. The series, based on Sheryl Woods' novels, is slated to be filmed in the Qualicum Beach and Parksville areas. There is a casting call being held in Nanaimo Tuesday (May 3) from 4-8 p.m. at Hub City Cinema Society,... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Hallmark seeks extras in Nanaimo for family drama seriesdrama Chesapeake Shores. The series, based on Sheryl Woods' novels, is slated
Hallmark seeks extras in Nanaimo for family drama series
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
drama Chesapeake Shores. The series, based on Sheryl Woods' novels, is slated to be filmed in the Qualicum Beach and Parksville areas. There is a casting call being held in Nanaimo Tuesday (May 3) from 4-8 p.m. at Hub City Cinema Society,... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Two Sullivan men receive prison sentences for committing home burglaryeach in state prison for the November 2014 burglary of a home on Rose Road in t
Two Sullivan men receive prison sentences for committing home burglary
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 3 days ago
each in state prison for the November 2014 burglary of a home on Rose Road in the Town of Fallsburg. Robert Frunzi, 21, of Parksville and Timothy Schrader, 22, of Woodbourne and pled guilty to felony burglary for breaking into the home and stealing... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Double shooting near Melbourne Universitydouble shooting in a Melbourne inner-city suburb overnight. Police say the two
Double shooting near Melbourne University
Sky News Australia / Posted 3 days ago
double shooting in a Melbourne inner-city suburb overnight. Police say the two men were found in a car on Macarthur Road, Parksville at 11.30pm with gunshot wounds. Both men were taken to hospital in a serious condition and police have set up a... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
Port sub railway still in use despite no trains(East End Track Gang) spokesperson Scott McCormick. Trains may not be moving r
Port sub railway still in use despite no trains
Alberni Valley News / Posted 4 days ago
(East End Track Gang) spokesperson Scott McCormick. Trains may not be moving regularly on the railroad tracks between Parksville and Port Alberni, but three different rail groups drive their speeders, hi-railers and trimmers along the tracks,... Read more
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BC Local News
City of Port Alberni hires new top cophaving served for more than 22 years with the RCMP. He is currently the detachm
City of Port Alberni hires new top cop
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
having served for more than 22 years with the RCMP. He is currently the detachment commander at the Oceanside detachment in Parksville, and will be promoted to the rank of inspector as he assumes his new command in Port Alberni. Hunter replaces... Read more
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BC Local News
Port sub railway still in use despite no trains(East End Track Gang) spokesperson Scott McCormick. Trains may not be moving r
Port sub railway still in use despite no trains
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
(East End Track Gang) spokesperson Scott McCormick. Trains may not be moving regularly on the railroad tracks between Parksville and Port Alberni, but three different rail groups drive their speeders, hi-railers and trimmers along the tracks,... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
City of Port Alberni hires new top cophaving served for more than 22 years with the RCMP. He is currently the detachm
City of Port Alberni hires new top cop
Alberni Valley News / Posted 4 days ago
having served for more than 22 years with the RCMP. He is currently the detachment commander at the Oceanside detachment in Parksville, and will be promoted to the rank of inspector as he assumes his new command in Port Alberni. Hunter replaces... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
Mini World Cup comes to turf800 to 1,000 players for two days.” The Mini World Cup tournament rotates betw
Mini World Cup comes to turf
Alberni Valley News / Posted 4 days ago
800 to 1,000 players for two days.” The Mini World Cup tournament rotates between Port Alberni, Campbell River, Nanaimo, Parksville and Ladysmith. “We did this in 2010 and we had 69 teams,” Rhodes said. Each team will play two games per day.... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Kondors claw out 1-0 win over NDSSpostseason, which has been thrown into question by the withdrawal of Nanaimo’s
Kondors claw out 1-0 win over NDSS
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 4 days ago
postseason, which has been thrown into question by the withdrawal of Nanaimo’s Wellington Secondary. Ballenas Secondary of Parksville also had to suspend its Senior Girls program this spring due to low numbers. Kwalikum had signed on to host the... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
One lesson won't fix this swingThanks Darren and John. Sorry Bubba. For more information, check out randlego
One lesson won't fix this swing
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 4 days ago
Thanks Darren and John. Sorry Bubba. For more information, check out randlegolfacademy.com, call 250-248-2244 or e-mail darren@randlegolfacademy.com. — John Harding is the editor of The Parksville Qualiucm Beach News. E-mail: editor@pqbn... Read more
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BC Local News
Kondors claw out 1-0 win over NDSSpostseason, which has been thrown into question by the withdrawal of Nanaimo’s
Kondors claw out 1-0 win over NDSS
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
postseason, which has been thrown into question by the withdrawal of Nanaimo’s Wellington Secondary. Ballenas Secondary of Parksville also had to suspend its Senior Girls program this spring due to low numbers. Kwalikum had signed on to host the... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Roof replacements at Ballenas and Winchelsea on the wish listapproved by the School District 69 board of trustees during its regular meeting
Roof replacements at Ballenas and Winchelsea on the wish list
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 4 days ago
approved by the School District 69 board of trustees during its regular meeting Tuesday night at the board office in Parksville. The approval of its Annual Facilities Grant (AFG), totalling $920,520, was one of several board votes on... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Sports in Briefexcept for school groups. Race packet pickup will take place Saturday, June 25
Sports in Brief
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 4 days ago
except for school groups. Race packet pickup will take place Saturday, June 25 at Ravensong Aquatic Centre. — NEWS Staff Parksville Qualicum Beach promoters roll out fight card May 13 Parksville Qualicum Beach fight promoters Andrew Wilde and... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
A ban on burningRDN board Tuesday, speaking as a part of a delegation concerned with slash burn
A ban on burning
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 4 days ago
RDN board Tuesday, speaking as a part of a delegation concerned with slash burning in her River’s Edge neighbourhood near Parksville. She said a resident has cleared about 20 acres and is starting to burn large piles of woody debris including... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Scary moment in Parksvillewith hip and leg injuries Monday after his motorcycle was struck by a truck on
Scary moment in Parksville
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 4 days ago
with hip and leg injuries Monday after his motorcycle was struck by a truck on the Alberni Highway near the train tracks in Parksville, Oceanside RCMP reported. The man was travelling westbound on the highway on a 2008 Yamaha cycle when he was... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
On messagebut the next one is on the horizon. In about a year, British Columbians will g
On message
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 4 days ago
but the next one is on the horizon. In about a year, British Columbians will go to the polls in a provincial election. Parksville-Qualicum MLA Michelle Stilwell made us think of that when she said to a Qualicum Beach Chamber of Commerce crowd... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Errington artist is having an open studio this weekendsaid there are pastel works from polar bears to Brant geese. And by polar bears
Errington artist is having an open studio this weekend
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 4 days ago
said there are pastel works from polar bears to Brant geese. And by polar bears, Gray said he means a pastel piece of the Parksville Polar Bear Swim. Gray is having an open studio this Saturday and Sunday at his home in Errington. Gray’s studio... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Annual Fire & Ice street festival this Saturday in Qualicum Beachshouldn’t be intimidated, there’s nothing wrong with second.” Town council was
Annual Fire & Ice street festival this Saturday in Qualicum Beach
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 4 days ago
shouldn’t be intimidated, there’s nothing wrong with second.” Town council was originally trying to challenge the City of Parksville, but Genereux said nothing came about. Visitors will be able to choose from chili cups and other hot food options... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
RDN won’t send liaison to Island Corridor Foundationa number of controversial issues. He said other areas, including the City of Na
RDN won’t send liaison to Island Corridor Foundation
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 4 days ago
a number of controversial issues. He said other areas, including the City of Nanaimo have already declined to participate. Parksville Mayor Marc Lefebvre said “there was a committee several years ago that included local municipalities and they were... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Living wage drops to $16.76The amount needed to raise a family in Parksville Qualicum Beach area has gone
Living wage drops to $16.76
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 4 days ago
The amount needed to raise a family in Parksville Qualicum Beach area has gone down for the first time in an eight-year provincial living wage campaign. “The impact is from the changes in child support services, primarily through the federal... Read more
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BC Local News
Roof replacements at Ballenas and Winchelsea on the wish listapproved by the School District 69 board of trustees during its regular meeting
Roof replacements at Ballenas and Winchelsea on the wish list
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
approved by the School District 69 board of trustees during its regular meeting Tuesday night at the board office in Parksville. The approval of its Annual Facilities Grant (AFG), totalling $920,520, was one of several board votes on... Read more
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BC Local News
Scary moment in Parksvillewith hip and leg injuries Monday after his motorcycle was struck by a truck on
Scary moment in Parksville
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
with hip and leg injuries Monday after his motorcycle was struck by a truck on the Alberni Highway near the train tracks in Parksville, Oceanside RCMP reported. The man was travelling westbound on the highway on a 2008 Yamaha cycle when he was... Read more
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BC Local News
A ban on burningRDN board Tuesday, speaking as a part of a delegation concerned with slash burn
A ban on burning
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
RDN board Tuesday, speaking as a part of a delegation concerned with slash burning in her River’s Edge neighbourhood near Parksville. She said a resident has cleared about 20 acres and is starting to burn large piles of woody debris including... Read more
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BC Local News
Living wage drops to $16.76The amount needed to raise a family in Parksville Qualicum Beach area has gone
Living wage drops to $16.76
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
The amount needed to raise a family in Parksville Qualicum Beach area has gone down for the first time in an eight-year provincial living wage campaign. “The impact is from the changes in child support services, primarily through the federal... Read more
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BC Local News
RDN won’t send liaison to Island Corridor Foundationa number of controversial issues. He said other areas, including the City of Na
RDN won’t send liaison to Island Corridor Foundation
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
a number of controversial issues. He said other areas, including the City of Nanaimo have already declined to participate. Parksville Mayor Marc Lefebvre said “there was a committee several years ago that included local municipalities and they were... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
Living wage in Fraser Valley drops to $16.28 an hourFraser Valley living wage of $16.28 per hour is the lowest in the province. Liv
Living wage in Fraser Valley drops to $16.28 an hour
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted 5 days ago
Fraser Valley living wage of $16.28 per hour is the lowest in the province. Living wage rates also decreased in the Capital Regional District ($20.02), District 69 (Parksville-Qualicum), ($16.76), Prince George ($16.52) and Kamloo... Read more
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BC Local News
Snuneymuxw building recognized in real estate awardsDuncan; Industrial Coldstar Solutions Inc., Ladysmith; Eriks, Nanaimo; Indust
Snuneymuxw building recognized in real estate awards
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
Duncan; Industrial Coldstar Solutions Inc., Ladysmith; Eriks, Nanaimo; Industrial Renovation Arbutus Industrial Park, Parksville; Institutional Qualicum Beach Fire Hall, Qualicum Beach; Multi-Family Apartment 4960 Songbird Place,... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Snuneymuxw building recognized in real estate awardsDuncan; Industrial Coldstar Solutions Inc., Ladysmith; Eriks, Nanaimo; Indust
Snuneymuxw building recognized in real estate awards
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
Duncan; Industrial Coldstar Solutions Inc., Ladysmith; Eriks, Nanaimo; Industrial Renovation Arbutus Industrial Park, Parksville; Institutional Qualicum Beach Fire Hall, Qualicum Beach; Multi-Family Apartment 4960 Songbird Place,... Read more
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The News & Observer
IBMA’s Bluegrass Ramble is on the wayTheatre, Kings, Architect Bar, Long View Vintage Church and Pour House. 10 Str
IBMA’s Bluegrass Ramble is on the way
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
Theatre, Kings, Architect Bar, Long View Vintage Church and Pour House. 10 String Symphony – Nashville Annie Lou – Parksville, B.C., Canada Bill and the Belles – Johnson City, Tenn. Cardboard Fox – Bath, Somerset, U.K. Carolina Blue –... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Vancouver Island insider: trips you may not have consideredsetting and the museum has a lot interesting memorabilia, including a POW diary
Vancouver Island insider: trips you may not have considered
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 5 days ago
setting and the museum has a lot interesting memorabilia, including a POW diary and drawings from ‘The Great Escape’ camp. Parksville/Qualicum: a 10-kilometre round trip, Top Bridge Regional Park features a bicycle-friendly trail connecting... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
Vancouver Island insider: trips you may not have consideredsetting and the museum has a lot interesting memorabilia, including a POW diary
Vancouver Island insider: trips you may not have considered
Alberni Valley News / Posted 5 days ago
setting and the museum has a lot interesting memorabilia, including a POW diary and drawings from ‘The Great Escape’ camp. Parksville/Qualicum: a 10-kilometre round trip, Top Bridge Regional Park features a bicycle-friendly trail connecting... Read more
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BC Local News
Vancouver Island insider: trips you may not have consideredsetting and the museum has a lot interesting memorabilia, including a POW diary
Vancouver Island insider: trips you may not have considered
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
setting and the museum has a lot interesting memorabilia, including a POW diary and drawings from ‘The Great Escape’ camp. Parksville/Qualicum: a 10-kilometre round trip, Top Bridge Regional Park features a bicycle-friendly trail connecting... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Vancouver Island insider: trips you may not have consideredsetting and the museum has a lot interesting memorabilia, including a POW diary
Vancouver Island insider: trips you may not have considered
Comox Valley Record / Posted 5 days ago
setting and the museum has a lot interesting memorabilia, including a POW diary and drawings from ‘The Great Escape’ camp. Parksville/Qualicum: a 10-kilometre round trip, Top Bridge Regional Park features a bicycle-friendly trail connecting... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Vancouver Island insider: trips you may not have consideredsetting and the museum has a lot interesting memorabilia, including a POW diary
Vancouver Island insider: trips you may not have considered
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
setting and the museum has a lot interesting memorabilia, including a POW diary and drawings from ‘The Great Escape’ camp. Parksville/Qualicum: a 10-kilometre round trip, Top Bridge Regional Park features a bicycle-friendly trail connecting... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Vancouver Island insider: trips you may not have consideredsetting and the museum has a lot interesting memorabilia, including a POW diary
Vancouver Island insider: trips you may not have considered
Oak Bay News / Posted 5 days ago
setting and the museum has a lot interesting memorabilia, including a POW diary and drawings from ‘The Great Escape’ camp. Parksville/Qualicum: a 10-kilometre round trip, Top Bridge Regional Park features a bicycle-friendly trail connecting... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
Vancouver Island insider: trips you may not have consideredsetting and the museum has a lot interesting memorabilia, including a POW diary
Vancouver Island insider: trips you may not have considered
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
setting and the museum has a lot interesting memorabilia, including a POW diary and drawings from ‘The Great Escape’ camp. Parksville/Qualicum: a 10-kilometre round trip, Top Bridge Regional Park features a bicycle-friendly trail connecting... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Vancouver Island insider: trips you may not have consideredsetting and the museum has a lot interesting memorabilia, including a POW diary
Vancouver Island insider: trips you may not have considered
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
setting and the museum has a lot interesting memorabilia, including a POW diary and drawings from ‘The Great Escape’ camp. Parksville/Qualicum: a 10-kilometre round trip, Top Bridge Regional Park features a bicycle-friendly trail connecting... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
Vancouver Island insider: trips you may not have consideredsetting and the museum has a lot interesting memorabilia, including a POW diary
Vancouver Island insider: trips you may not have considered
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
setting and the museum has a lot interesting memorabilia, including a POW diary and drawings from ‘The Great Escape’ camp. Parksville/Qualicum: a 10-kilometre round trip, Top Bridge Regional Park features a bicycle-friendly trail connecting... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
Locals compete in TC10Kin 39:34, and third was Allison Fryer in 42:16. The wheelchair race was won by
Locals compete in TC10K
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
in 39:34, and third was Allison Fryer in 42:16. The wheelchair race was won by three-time Paralympic gold medalist and Parksville MLA Michelle Stilwell in 33:22. A total of 8,060 finished the event: 7,124 in the 10K, and 936 in the Thrifty... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Strong showing by CR figure skatersCampbell River figure skaters had a strong showing at the VISI Competition Supe
Strong showing by CR figure skaters
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
Campbell River figure skaters had a strong showing at the VISI Competition Super Series Vancouver Island in Parksville. The competition was jointly hosted by the Vancouver Island Region and the BC/YT Section, Skate Canada, and featured skaters from... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Teacher follows pupil in Stanley Cup playoffsParksville businessman Perry Elderbloom will host a 30th anniversary ocean crui
Teacher follows pupil in Stanley Cup playoffs
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 6 days ago
Parksville businessman Perry Elderbloom will host a 30th anniversary ocean cruise next week for the clients he has worked with over his three decades in business. A few of those clients were unable to accept the invitation, however, because they had... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Royals snare another doubleheder splitAs the esteemed baseball sage Yogi Berra once said, it was “deja vu all over ag
Royals snare another doubleheder split
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 6 days ago
As the esteemed baseball sage Yogi Berra once said, it was “deja vu all over again” for the Parksville Royals at Springwood Park Saturday afternoon. Just like the week before, Adam McKilliken started the game and departed with a one-run lead. Once... Read more
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BC Local News
Teacher follows pupil in Stanley Cup playoffsParksville businessman Perry Elderbloom will host a 30th anniversary ocean crui
Teacher follows pupil in Stanley Cup playoffs
BC Local News / Posted 6 days ago
Parksville businessman Perry Elderbloom will host a 30th anniversary ocean cruise next week for the clients he has worked with over his three decades in business. A few of those clients were unable to accept the invitation, however, because they had... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Oceanside RCMP's Staff Sgt. Brian Hunter promoted to Port Alberni jobengage and get to know the community," Hunter told The News.. Hunter said he i
Oceanside RCMP's Staff Sgt. Brian Hunter promoted to Port Alberni job
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 6 days ago
engage and get to know the community," Hunter told The News.. Hunter said he is expecting to have his house for sale in Parksville in the next couple of weeks and will move to Port Alberni once it sells. He said it's hard to give a concrete... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
In the weedsare duty-bound to enforce the laws contained in the Criminal Code of Canada. Oc
In the weeds
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 6 days ago
are duty-bound to enforce the laws contained in the Criminal Code of Canada. Oceanside RCMP Staff Sgt. Brian Hunter, with Parksville Mayor Marc Lefebvre in full agreement, has been very black-and-white on this issue. Their take? It's still a... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
May exhibit at Cafe AdagioThe in Parksville features the work of Therese Johnston. Johnston’s exhibit a
May exhibit at Cafe Adagio
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 6 days ago
The in Parksville features the work of Therese Johnston. Johnston’s exhibit at Cafe Adagio is part of The MAC’s Members Out and About external exhibits. For more information, contact the McMillan Arts Centre at... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Motorcyclist hits deer on Inland Highway; Qualicum Beach man to hospitalto hospital in Nanaimo last week after his motorcycle struck a deer on the Inla
Motorcyclist hits deer on Inland Highway; Qualicum Beach man to hospital
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 6 days ago
to hospital in Nanaimo last week after his motorcycle struck a deer on the Inland Highway near Exit 46 at the south end of Parksville. "At 8:30 p.m. (April 18) we had a report that a northbound 2014 Harley-Davidson hit a deer at full highway... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Enrolment increases in Qualicum school district for second year in a rowto approve a budget of more than $49 million for the 2016-17 school year when i
Enrolment increases in Qualicum school district for second year in a row
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 6 days ago
to approve a budget of more than $49 million for the 2016-17 school year when it meets this evening at the board office in Parksville. Secretary-treasurer Ron Amos presented a preview of the budget during a special public meeting last Tuesday at... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Construction at high-profile development in Qualicum Beach on holdto the surrounding apartment buildings. However, the exterior is still unfinish
Construction at high-profile development in Qualicum Beach on hold
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 6 days ago
to the surrounding apartment buildings. However, the exterior is still unfinished and covered by a blue tarp. Royal LePage Parksville-Qualicum Beach realty owner/manager Clinton Miller said the clubhouse will be completed once a certain percentage... Read more
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