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Did you lose a pile of money outside a Parksville hardware store?

RCMP seek owners of large amounts of cash found in Parksville, Qualicum Beach

 

Aaron Dawson, emergency program co-ordinator for the City of Parksville, visits the PQB News/VI Daily studios. (Peter McCully photo)

PQBeat: Are you prepared in case of a weather emergency?

Podcast: Parksville emergency program co-ordinator Aaron Dawson discusses recent floods

 

The Court of Appeal in Vancouver. (Black Press file photo)

Bookkeeper who defrauded Errington mill sees house arrest converted to jail time

Initial sentence was overturned in B.C. Court of Appeal

 

Arrowsmith Search and Rescue’s new operations centre at the Qualicum Beach Airport. (PQB News file photo)

Arrowsmith Search and Rescue, Mosaic reach deal for access to private forest lands

MOU provides important opportunities for training and rescues

Arrowsmith Search and Rescue’s new operations centre at the Qualicum Beach Airport. (PQB News file photo)
Darin Brown, the chairman of Ducks Unlimited, Oceanside chapter, visits the PQB News/VI Daily studios. (Peter McCully photo)

PQBeat: Talking conservation with Darin Brown of Ducks Unlimited Canada

Podcast: ‘Marshkeepers’ group to monitor and assist with wetlands projects

Darin Brown, the chairman of Ducks Unlimited, Oceanside chapter, visits the PQB News/VI Daily studios. (Peter McCully photo)
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A black bear. (CP Photo)

Alert community watchers thwart bear’s attempt to see if Qualicum Beach RV is just right

Bruin ransacked home, later captured and removed by conservation officers

A black bear. (CP Photo)
A black bear. (CP Photo)

Community watch thwarts lip-licking bear’s attempt to see if B.C. RV is ‘just right’

Bruin ransacked home, later captured and removed by conservation officers

A black bear. (CP Photo)
Mitchel Cook of Nanoose Bay, who attempted to set a Guinness World Records mark for most burpees in a one-hour period, visits the VI Daily/PQB News studios. (Peter McCully photo)

PQBeat: Burpees king Mitchel Cook of Nanoose Bay discusses world record attempt

Podcast: Fitness enthusiast plans another run at Guinness standard

Mitchel Cook of Nanoose Bay, who attempted to set a Guinness World Records mark for most burpees in a one-hour period, visits the VI Daily/PQB News studios. (Peter McCully photo)
Canadian jazz guitarist Jim Kilburn, left, and son Rick. Jim Kilburn died on Nov. 13, 2021 at his home in Qualicum Beach. (Submitted photo)
Canadian jazz guitarist Jim Kilburn, left, and son Rick. Jim Kilburn died on Nov. 13, 2021 at his home in Qualicum Beach. (Submitted photo)
The high level of water on the Englishman River has caused flooding in some areas in Parksville. (Michael Briones photo)

Financial aid may be available for Vancouver Islanders affected by massive flooding

Important steps remain after evacuation orders rescinded

The high level of water on the Englishman River has caused flooding in some areas in Parksville. (Michael Briones photo)
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Oceanside RCMP: 41-year-old man faces charges after pickup’s wild ride along highway

Residents in Qualicum Bay and Bowser called police; replica gun recovered

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Arrowsmith Search and Rescue helped evacuate residents impacted by the flooding on Martindale Road on Monday, Nov. 15. (Michael Briones photo)
Arrowsmith Search and Rescue helped evacuate residents impacted by the flooding on Martindale Road on Monday, Nov. 15. (Michael Briones photo)
Bonnie Brown, business manager of the Mount Arrowsmith Salvation Army, visits the PQB News/VI Free Daily studio. (Peter McCully photo)

PQBeat: Talking Christmas with Bonnie Brown of the Mount Arrowsmith Salvation Army

Podcast: Fundraising initiatives underway in Parksville Qualicum Beach

Bonnie Brown, business manager of the Mount Arrowsmith Salvation Army, visits the PQB News/VI Free Daily studio. (Peter McCully photo)
Martindale Road in Parksville was flooded on Monday, Nov. 15, 2021. (Michael Briones photo)

Residents evacuated from Qualicum Beach, Parksville as flood waters rise

Search and rescue crews on alert in various locations

Martindale Road in Parksville was flooded on Monday, Nov. 15, 2021. (Michael Briones photo)
School District 69 (Qualicum) superintendent Peter Jory visits the PQB News/VI Daily studios. (Peter McCully photo)

PQBeat: A chat with Peter Jory, superintendent for School District 69 (Qualicum)

Podcast: Talk includes COVID-19 challenges, Indigenous learners and more

School District 69 (Qualicum) superintendent Peter Jory visits the PQB News/VI Daily studios. (Peter McCully photo)
Roy Kregosky of the Arrowsmith Cycling Club visits the PQB News/VI Daily studios. (Peter McCully photo)

PQBeat: A chat with Roy Kregosky, VP of the Arrowsmith Cycling Club

Listen: Talk includes trail riding, membership, volunteers and more

Roy Kregosky of the Arrowsmith Cycling Club visits the PQB News/VI Daily studios. (Peter McCully photo)
Proposed resort cottage at Pheasant Glen. (Submitted photo)

Qualicum Beach council approves zoning for 225-unit Pheasant Glen project

Project could add $1.5 million per year to the town’s tax revenue

Proposed resort cottage at Pheasant Glen. (Submitted photo)
Colin James, whose new album ‘Open Road’ drops on Nov. 5, 2021, will play the Qualicum Beach Civic Centre on Nov. 8. (File photo)

Canadian music icon Colin James gets intimate in Vancouver Island return

Musician will perform alongside Steve Marriner and Anders Drerup

Colin James, whose new album ‘Open Road’ drops on Nov. 5, 2021, will play the Qualicum Beach Civic Centre on Nov. 8. (File photo)