PQB News Staff

(Dashwood Fire Department photo via Twitter)

46-year-old Vancouver Island pedestrian dies after being struck at night by vehicle

RCMP: Charges not anticipated in Oct. 15 Dashwood incident

(Dashwood Fire Department photo via Twitter)
(David Bukach/public domain)
(David Bukach/public domain)
The Flowerstone Family Health Clinic in Qualicum Beach is now the ongoing primary care centre for more than 3,000 Parksville Qualicum Beach residents. (Facebook photo)

Family health clinic in QB now primary care centre for more than 3,000 residents

Nurse practitioners at Flowerstone clinic ‘actively accepting new patients’

The Flowerstone Family Health Clinic in Qualicum Beach is now the ongoing primary care centre for more than 3,000 Parksville Qualicum Beach residents. (Facebook photo)
Parksville golfer Aidan Goodfellow won his first collegiate tournament title. (SFU photo)

Parksville golfer Goodfellow claims first university tournament title playing for SFU

Former Kondor records 10 birdies in clinching Washington invitational

Parksville golfer Aidan Goodfellow won his first collegiate tournament title. (SFU photo)
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Pheasant Glen Golf Resort kicks off construction of major project

Day caps a ‘dream and a vision’ for golf course owner Bill Dutton

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The VIP Motel in Parksville. (PQB News file photo)

City of Parksville gives BC Housing 180 days to find alternative to VIP Motel option

Since November 2021, motel has operated as a temporary supportive housing facility

The VIP Motel in Parksville. (PQB News file photo)
Cmdr. Craig Piccolo, CFMETR Nanoose, places a poppy on a wreath during a ceremony for Queen Elizabeth II at the Parksville Cenotaph on Sept. 19. (Kevin Forsyth photo)

Queen Elizabeth II remembered in ceremonies across Parksville Qualicum Beach

Memorial services held in Bowser, Qualicum Beach and Parksville

Cmdr. Craig Piccolo, CFMETR Nanoose, places a poppy on a wreath during a ceremony for Queen Elizabeth II at the Parksville Cenotaph on Sept. 19. (Kevin Forsyth photo)
Mount Arrowsmith Brewing is one of the participants in the Central Vancouver Island Tasting Passport of the BC Ale Trail. (PQB News file photo)

Vancouver Island breweries tap into popular BC Ale Trail festivities

Central Vancouver Island Tasting Passport set to start Oct. 1

Mount Arrowsmith Brewing is one of the participants in the Central Vancouver Island Tasting Passport of the BC Ale Trail. (PQB News file photo)
A recent photograph of Ottavio Cutillo. (Submitted photo)

UPDATE: RCMP seek witness after man goes missing on Vancouver Island

Police in Parksville want to talk to driver of Chevy Silverado with Ontario plates

A recent photograph of Ottavio Cutillo. (Submitted photo)
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RCMP say body of man reported missing in Parksville found, no criminality suspected

Police, search and rescue crews had been looking for man for several days

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Ottavio Cutillo. (Submitted photo)
Ottavio Cutillo. (Submitted photo)
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Election 2022 candidates unveiled in Parksville, Qualicum Beach, RDN and SD69

Candidates announce campaigns for councils and school board

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A member of the Oceanside RCMP detachments directs the flow of traffic as they look into an RV that ended up in a ditch on Reid Road in French Creek. (Michael Briones photo)

RCMP seek suspect after stolen Vancouver Island RV crashes into ditch

Police in Parksville say vehicle taken from dealership earlier in the day

A member of the Oceanside RCMP detachments directs the flow of traffic as they look into an RV that ended up in a ditch on Reid Road in French Creek. (Michael Briones photo)
A member of the Oceanside RCMP detachments directs the flow of traffic as they look into an RV that ended up in a ditch on Reid Road in French Creek. (Michael Briones photo)

RCMP seek suspect after RV, reported stolen, crashes into mid-Island ditch

Police say vehicle taken from Parksville-area dealership earlier in the day

A member of the Oceanside RCMP detachments directs the flow of traffic as they look into an RV that ended up in a ditch on Reid Road in French Creek. (Michael Briones photo)
French immersion students make up roughly 9.7 per cent of the B.C. student body. (Canadian Parents for French BC & YK photo)

B.C. schools coming off a record year for French immersion students

Provincial average in 2021/22 nearly reached 10 per cent of all students in public school

French immersion students make up roughly 9.7 per cent of the B.C. student body. (Canadian Parents for French BC & YK photo)
Guy-Olivier Deveau’s sculpture, “The Algorithm”, won in the People’s Choice solo category. (Parksville Beach Festival Society photo via Facebook)
Guy-Olivier Deveau’s sculpture, “The Algorithm”, won in the People’s Choice solo category. (Parksville Beach Festival Society photo via Facebook)
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Delving deeper into ending homelessness in Parksville Qualicum Beach

Part 3 of a series: ‘Providing affordable housing isn’t as simple as it may seem’

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The Lions Ventureland Playground in Parksville Community Park at 193 Beachside Dr. (PQB News file photo)

Trampolines trashed as vandals cause thousands in damage to Parksville playground

Two in-ground trampolines affected at the Lions Ventureland Playground in Parksville Community Park.

The Lions Ventureland Playground in Parksville Community Park at 193 Beachside Dr. (PQB News file photo)
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RCMP on lookout for man wanted in connection with reported Nanoose Bay sexual assault

Police say suspect provided a false name when arrested July 30

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Shelly Stouffer lifts the trophy after the she won the US Senior Women’s Amateur Championships at Anchorage Golf Course in Alaska. (Steven Gibbons photo, USGA)

Vancouver Island golfer captures US Senior Women’s Amateur crown

Stouffer, from Nanoose Bay, wins title in dominating fashion

Shelly Stouffer lifts the trophy after the she won the US Senior Women’s Amateur Championships at Anchorage Golf Course in Alaska. (Steven Gibbons photo, USGA)