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Chamber puts out a call for questions leading up to all-candidates meeting

Greater Nanaimo Chamber of Commerce hosts debate at Beban Park social centre Tuesday (June 27)

Library with autism educational materials open in Nanaimo

Autism Society of Central Vancouver Island and Volunter Nanaimo partner for project

Lantzville to hold open house to discuss plans

Lantzville will provide updates on water master plan and official community plan review process

City council approves garbage rate increase

Nanaimo’s garbage rates will climb next month as the city prepares to pay for automated collection

‘No’ campaign collected donations from former city employees, politicians

Elections B.C. releases disclosure statements for Nanaimo event centre referendum

  • Jun 23rd, 2017
Nanaimo organizations open autism library


Nanaimo Fire Rescue executes rope rescue at Dover Bay Secondary


Ride Don't Hide 2017 takes place June 25 in Nanaimo


Ride for Dad rolls out


Heat wave coming to Vancouver Island

Temperatures expected to rise into 30’s for some areas including the east coast of island.

Nanaimo residents share views on future of waterfront property

The City of Nanaimo hosted an open house for the 1 Port Drive master plan on Wednesday

VIDEO: Water main breaks along Nanaimo’s Stewart Avenue

Water gushing from broken water main closes roads due to mud and debris

City puts money toward safety, security issues in downtown Nanaimo

$45,000 budget approved for security, cleanup downtown

  • Jun 22nd, 2017

Premier shouldn’t delay confidence vote, says MLA Doug Routley

Legislature resumed again on Thursday in Victoria

Woman struck by car June 21 on Nanaimo’s Pearson Bridge

Woman taken to hospital with undetermined injuries; driver remained on scene

Candidates share ideas for action on affordable housing

Nanaimo byelection candidates lay out steps they’d take on affordable housing if elected

UPDATE: Nanaimo emergency crews pull student from duct at Dover Bay school

School district investigating how or why youth gained access to ventilation shaft

Nanaimo festival celebrates cultural diversity

Nanaimo Multicultural Festival takes place in the Old City Quarter on Saturday (June 24)

Ferries sail into summer schedule

B.C. Ferries has instituted its seasonal schedule with more sailings are being added

Community recognizes National Aboriginal Day

Celebrated held in Nanaimo both on Newcastle Island and at Maffeo Sutton Park downtown.

Driver airlifted to Victoria after crash in Lantzville

Two-vehicle collision occurred on Lantzville Road near Superior Road

Ride Don’t Hide pedals for mental health this weekend

Canadian Mental Health Association event seeks to raise money, mental illness awareness

Public can weigh in on future land use on 1 Port Drive

The City of Nanaimo will hold an open house June 21