Local News

New transit fare system, route changes about to come into effect in Nanaimo

Day passes for $5 and kids-ride-for-free program among changes Sept. 1

Dead body found on Victoria school grounds

Heavy VicPD presence on grounds of S.J. Willis school

Community hall was an important gathering place for Snaw-Naw-As

First Nation hasn’t been able to access fire site yet to determine extent of damage

Police looking for missing 70-year-old Nanoose Bay man

John Seeland reported missing by family Sunday

UPDATE: Five people taken to hospital after crash at Enterprise Way in Nanaimo

Car and pickup truck involved in accident along old Island Highway on Tuesday afternoon

Bike thief seen on video, found after she rode stolen bike to RCMP office.

Owner discovered bike thief at police station with the bicycle.

Fair-goers gather for VIEX


    Woman alleges 93-year-old father had money stolen by care worker


      New residential care facility now open


        Nanaimo immigrant youth group focuses on fun


          Major changes coming to BC Ferries

          Passengers no longer allowed to remain on lower vehicle deck and complete smoking ban coming in 2018.

          Car crashes through living room wall of Nanaimo townhouse

          A homeowner was jolted awake Monday night when a car crashed into her living room

          Nanaimo RCMP seek rightful owner of lacrosse equipment

          Lacrosse bag found July 23 near Alberni Outpost, say police.

          City of Nanaimo slaps second nuisance title on home in strata complex

          Nanaimo city council designated 6-1637 Bowen Rd. a nuisance last week

          Fair-goers gather for VIEX

          The Vancouver Island Exhibition was held at Nanaimo’s Beban Park fairgrounds Aug. 18-20

          PHOTOS: Nanaimo looks up for solar eclipse

          Residents viewed and photographed today’s rare phenomenon.

          Courtenay man has full solar eclipse experience in Oregon

          ‘The shadow comes and your hair stands up. It gets cooler and then the stars show up’

          UPDATE: RCMP investigating cause of fire at Snaw-Naw-As community hall

          Nanoose First Nation’s community hall was badly damaged by an early-morning fire Saturday

          Nanaimo family with baby on board victims of hit-and-run near Chemainus

          “I looked back and saw the truck coming up behind us and then hit us,” said Nanaimo’s Bibi Wallace, recounting the hit-and-run near Chemainus.

          Bathtubs race on Okanagan Lake

          Fundraiser benefits Penticton Regional Hospital expansion project

          UPDATE: Great Central Lake fire 30 per cent contained

          Crews continue to battle a one hectare fire near Great Central Lake

          Parkland to expand in south Nanaimo

          Nanaimo council agrees to designate more greenspace in Greater Nanaimo Water District lands

          Japanese students say goodbye to Nanaimo

          Teen girls from Yamanashi had homestay visits in the Harbour City the past two weeks