The Q And Thrifty Foods Air Miles Bonus Reward Miles Photos And Winners


Now that our friends at Thrifty Foods are Air Miles reward partners, every time you pick up your groceries, you can get a little closer to wherever you want to go — or redeem for Air Miles Cash towards your … Continue reading


Coastal Fire Centre Fire Ban Returns Friday

fire ban

Effective at noon this Friday (August 01), campfires will once again be prohibited in all areas of the Coastal Fire Centre, with the exception of Haida Gwaii and the coastal area known as the “fog zone”. The fog zone is … Continue reading


Stream Tom Petty’s Hypnotic Eye In Its Entirety


The latest album from Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Hypnotic Eye, hits music emporia this Tuesday.  It’s their first new studio album in four years, and the band will head out on the road in support of it next month … Continue reading


Win Your Monty Python Live (Mostly) Tickets From The Q

Monty Python

This Sunday, Monty Python Live (Mostly) will wrap up its 10-show run at London’s O2 Arena — and ostensibly, that’ll be the very last time the Pythonites perform together.  Luckily, that final show will be broadcast live in theaters worldwide, … Continue reading


Congratulations To Our Get Off The Rock Winner

Mount Baker

Geoff Nielsen is our Get Off The Rock winner, collecting that trip for two to the Olympic Peninsula, worth about $US930.  Congratulations, Geoff, and thanks to everyone who took the time to enter. Some goodies from my Olympic Peninsula trip … Continue reading


Save-On-Foods: Darrell’s Weekly Deal Keyword Contest Week 08


When he isn’t busy putting customers first as the president of Save-On-Foods, Darrell‘s putting together his weekly deals for you, with some unbelievable prices on top quality products.  This week, Darrell’s Deal features Western Classics Nanaimo Bar ice cream — … Continue reading


Tiger Or Mariner: Go See The Mariners And Tigers In Seattle On Us

Popeye and Hobbes

There’s some exciting baseball action coming up in the Emerald City, starring the Seattle Mariners and the Detroit Tigers — and Mr. Q wants to send you and a guest over there to be a part of the fun.  Check … Continue reading


Join Us At McDonald’s Colwood For McHappy Day

mchappy day

Today marks a special tradition for McDonald’s restaurants across Canada, bringing together employees, customers, suppliers and special guests to help raise money to help families and their sick children across the country. On McHappy Day, a dollar from every Big … Continue reading


We Heart Mom


And so do you.  So we’re giving you the chance to give your mom a Mother’s Day gift she won’t soon forget:  tickets to see Heart with Jason Bonham in Victoria, Sunday June 29.  And we’ll throw in a $50 … Continue reading


Q Morning Show Main Page-September-30-2014

The Beer Pipeline. The Best Wedding Present Idea of All Time. The Best Restaurant Name Ever. The truth behind bend-gate. Click here for that.



Wow…  The Who are premiering their first new song in eight years, “Be Lucky.” The track will be featured on the forthcoming compilation, “The Who Hits 50!”, set to be issued October 28th.    Robert Plant and Jimmy Fallon sing … Continue reading


QMS audio-September-30-2014

September 30th – The Best Wedding Present Idea of All Time.  September 26th – The Beer Pipeline… BEST IDEA EVER!  September 26th – Media Trash Talking.  September 25th – Today’s Weather Statement Is Brought To You By The First Person … Continue reading


Q SoundCheck Episode 283: Neil Young

Neil Young -- Who's Gonna Stand Up from Storeytone

A few thougts about Mother Earth from the forthcoming Storeytone album courtesy of Neil Young, who’s encouraging fans to share the track.   Love, Dr. Scott James


Cliff’s Call-September-30-2014

September 30th, 2014 on Cliff’s Call: Feeling safe in your community.


Caption Our Crab! for Crabfest in Port Angeles


  Dungeness Crab and Seafood Festival is Friday October 10th-12th in Port Angeles, Washington. It’s a celebration of Olympic Coast cuisine. The Q! Afternoon Show has passes on-board the Blackball Ferry Coho plus vouchers for the festival Crabfeed. Caption Our Crab … Continue reading


Here’s $25 to spend at Victoria Public Market

Congrats to The Victoria Public Market on your first year in The Hudson. You’re invited to celebrate at The Harvest Festival on Sunday October 5. Here’s more details The Q! Afternoon Show is handing out $25 in Market Bucks (Sept.29-Oct.3) … Continue reading


The Roper Show Salutes Stevie Ray Vaughan This Friday; Win Your Tickets From The Q

Roper Silhouette

The Q presents The Roper Show:  A Tribute To Stevie Ray Vaughan with special guests, this Friday at Upstairs Cabaret.  Your $20 tickets are on sale now at Lyle’s Place and Discovery Coffee — or win your tickets from me … Continue reading


Win 500 Air Miles Reward Miles Courtesy Of The Q And Thrifty Foods On QAir Flight 1003


Better rewards are here at Thrifty Foods, where you can now swipe your Air Miles reward miles card at the checkout and earn 1 Air Mile for every $20 you spend.  And, you can use those Air Miles to instantly … Continue reading



Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Chad Smith and Will Ferrell teamed up for the Cancer for College organisation this past weekend. Will and Chad were also accompanied by Pearl Jam‘s Mike McCready, Guns N’ Roses‘ Duff McKagan, Dave Matthews Band bassist Stefan … Continue reading