Parksville

COVID-19: Mid-Island sports clubs find ways to keep athletes training

‘If you want something bad enough you will find a way’

 

PQBeat Podcast: Talking cars with Philip Wolf and Peter McCully

Listen: Chat includes best and worst vehicles, dream rides and more

  • Mar 29, 2020

 

UPDATE: Missing Nanoose Bay teen found

RCMP say 17-year-old located ‘safe and sound’ after being reported missing March 19

  • Mar 26, 2020

 

Former Parksville man returns to China after leaving amid COVID-19 scare

Mark Conway details harrowing journey, intense quarantine protocol

Gas prices drop below $1 per litre in Central Vancouver Island area

‘There’s plenty more room for prices to drop’

COVID-19: Island dental clinic donates gloves, masks to health centre

Idled Nanoose Bay clinic staff lends helping hand to frontline care workers

COVID-19: Island councillor makes social distancing a sign of the times

Qualicum Beach’s Scott Harrison has signs printed for area businesses

Podcast: A chat with Gord Johns, MP for Courtenay-Alberni

Listen: VIFD editor Philip Wolf and Johns talk COVID-19, fisheries, Indigenous issues and more

  • Mar 22, 2020

COVID-19: Parksville woman aims to bring some light to difficult situation

Menzies encourages residents to decorate their homes with Christmas lights

Car crashes into travel agency building in Parksville

Staff shaken but police report no injuries in the mishap

‘I bawled, it was heartbreaking’: Parksville homeless shelter forced to close due to COVID-19 concerns

Reverend at St. Anne’s Church pleads for government’s assistance, facility doesn’t pass health standard

Saanich, Parksville say playgrounds off-limits due to COVID-19 concerns

Move follows directive from provincial health officer, concerns about social distancing

Parksville’s Buhler sets national mark in powerlifting

Athlete earns spot on junior Canadian team

B.C.’s first walking soccer tournament no regular walk in the park

Vancouver Island event showcases modified, low-impact version of the world’s most popular sport

Parksville Curling Club wants to avoid demolition

Regional District of Nanaimo moves to delay decision

Parksville council ponders a ‘selfie bench’ for tourists

Mayor Mayne pitches idea, some worried about cost

Parksville Qualicum Beach stores sell out of hand sanitizer amid COVID-19 fears

Although risk to people in Canada is low, masks also fly off the shelves

Popular TV series ‘Chesapeake Shores’ renewed for season five

Hallmark Channel show to return to filming in Parksville Qualicum Beach area

Petition underway to stop bylaw on homeless camping in Regional District of Nanaimo

‘Canadians are known for their meekness but this time we need to have a voice’