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

The City of Nanaimo will hold an open house June 21

Council hopefuls full of ideas at first all-candidates meeting

The first all-candidates meeting in Nanaimo’s city council byelection was held Tuesday

Art piece vandalized at Nanaimo park

Paleo dentriticus, part of temporary public art program, has been removed from Maffeo Sutton Park

Photo gallery: Nanaimo Multicultural Festival 2017
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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


Man dies of self-inflicted gunshot wound in Nanaimo parking lot

Police say 26-year-old Nanaimo man found in 2000 block of Island Highway North

Byelection candidate’s bike stolen

Nanaimo city council candidate has signature bicycle stolen

National Aboriginal Day will be celebrated on Newcastle Island and at Maffeo Sutton Park

Song, dance and other activities will be held at parks and anyone is welcome

Street names pay tribute to Harbour City’s pioneers

Some streets are a nod to history, others are head scratchers

City announces buyer for 100 Gordon Street

Developer to build 118-room hotel near Vancouver Island Conference Centre

Nanaimo-to-Lantzville water pipeline unveiled

Water agreement between the two municipalities yet to be triggered

City manager tops list of highest-spending employees

City of Nanaimo releases 2016 earnings and expenses of highest-paid employees

RCMP cancel Law Enforcement Torch Run

Competing events, dwindling participation contribution to torch run cancellation

  • Jun 19th, 2017

City of Nanaimo recruits for committee on public engagement

City officials aim to launch pilot on community engagement this fall

Nanaimo Gymnastics School seeks permanent space at Beban Park

Nanaimo city staff to follow up with gymnastics school on request for permanent space at local park

New financial policy limits mayor’s expenses

City of Nanaimo statement of financial information shows earnings and expenses of civic politicians

Curriculum would suit after-school engineers

Kickstarter campaign started to raise money for Young Engineers program

School district committee rejects motion to remove vote records

Recommendation asked that meeting minutes eliminate tracking how individual trustees vote

PHOTOS: Nanaimo Pride Pet Parade 2017

Nanaimo Pride celebration continues this weekend with animals taking part in a parade

City council supports initiative to pull up train tracks for trail use

Councillors vote to support Friends of Rails to Trails Vancouver Island

Chief election officer officially calls byelection

City of Nanaimo provides more details about voting day