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"Relax, it's Qualicum!" I heard this many times during my visit to this small Vancouver Island community, whose population of 8,900 swells to 16,000 in the summer. They boast the dubious honour of having the highest median age of any city in Canada. But if you think that means this is a sleepy, tea-room filled community, think again.
The scallop farmer's acid test.
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QUALICUM BEACH, B.C. - Torrential rain and strong winds carried by a series of weather systems have hammered British Columbia's south coast and more is to come.The heavy rains have saturated the groun...
NANAIMO, B.C. - Firefighters on central Vancouver Island had to use chainsaws to free a man trapped inside his home that was partially buried by a mudslide.The frightening incident occurred Wednesday...
More than one million visitors arrive every year to see this accidental tourist attraction. The goats first appeared 40 years ago, when the Coombs market was built by Norwegian immigrants who had grown up with sod roofs and wanted to bring that feature to their adopted country.
Wolf sightings are increasing on Vancouver Island and one donkey isn't going to take their presence lying down. "Prince" the donkey was recently attacked on a farm near Qualicum Beach, CTV News report...
QUALICUM BEACH, B.C. - The RCMP has recovered the body of a 17-year-old boy who fell into the waters of Little Qualicum Falls, a provincial park in Qualicum Beach, B.C.The teen had been climbing with...