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Those lost to suicide will be remembered at walk in Nanaimo

Healing is the theme of this year’s Soles Remembering Souls event at Maffeo Sutton Park on Sept. 1o

Nanaimo B.C. SPCA offers 50 per cent off adoption promo

Nanaimo and district branch accepted cats from Victoria and are at capacity.

Armed forces base holding open house

The Canadian Forces Maritime Experimental and Test Ranges will hold an open house Saturday (Sept. 9)

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Community runs for a cure in Nanaimo
    Fall fashion show helps out Haven
      Nanaimo athlete building Tay's Team to help sick children
        Boys and Girls Club benefits from backyard renovation

          Boy pledges lifelong support to JumpStart charity

          Nanaimo’s Eli Fisher declares he will donate birthday money to Canadian Tire cause until he’s 90

          SPCA Paws for Cause walk is this weekend

          Event takes place Sunday (Sept. 10) at Nanaimo Community Animal Centre

          150 Mile mom starts fire baby group

          Inspired by her own evacuation story new-mom Amy Emery decided to start a Summer 2017 Fire Babies Facebook Group.

          Miners’ monument erected at Morden historic park

          Vancouver Island’s coal heritage remembered at Nanaimo park

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          First responders to receive free resiliency training

          Nanaimo’s Edgewood Health Network donates $17,000 for mental resiliency training for first responders

          JUICEBOX HEROES: Girls raise hundreds selling SunRype in Surrey

          VIDEO: Aubrey, Ryley and Chloe raised $814 this summer with their juice stand

          Friends of Buttertubs create marsh map

          Buttertubs Marsh trail guides can be found around Nanaimo

          Nature trust crews think conservation

          Tree swallow nest boxes one project undertaken in Nanaimo

          Blood donations are in demand

          Canadian Blood Services holding clinics Tuesday and Wednesday (Aug. 29-30) at Beban Park

          PHOTOS: All’s bubbly at Victoria Crescent Association’s Crescent Day

          Bouncy castles, bubbles, cotton candy among the sights on Victoria Crescent Saturday.

          The horses have arrived for the RCMP Musical Ride this weekend

          Tomorrow is the first of two shows for the RCMP Musical Ride, a showcase some call “uniquely Canadian”

          Two roosters create havoc in Sooke

          ‘[It’s] not the first time we’ve ended up caring for abandoned roosters’

          Motor Gathering draws enthusiasts from across the Island

          Motorsport Circuit hosts Sunday car show in support of charity

          B.C. man pens ‘tail’ on family dog

          Book follows the true story of Surrey’s Cosmo (aka Rover) and the D’Amato family

          Cyclist in training to try to conquer cancer

          Father of cancer victim organizes Ride to Conquer Cancer bicycle team to raise money

          RBC helps make back-to-school better for kids

          RBC recently provided $5,000 to Nanaimo’s Tillicum Lelum Aboriginal Friendship Centre