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Family remembers victim of Nanaimo house fire

Amberlee Scarr, her seven-year-old daughter Piper and Piper’s father Jason Stephenson died on Oct. 10

Canada C3 crew remembers The Hip's Gord Downie
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        Kimberley man pays it back to home town

        Mike Gould donates $7.5 million to Kimberley Dynamiters and Kimberley Minor Hockey.

        Rainfall warning in effect for much of Vancouver Island

        Expect heavy rains this week with up to 100mm falling in some areas of the north and western coasts.

        Premier announced as speaker for Island summit in Nanaimo

        John Horgan to give an address at State of the Island Economic Summit Oct. 25

        VIDEO: Firefighters come to aid of trapped horse

        Fell into ditch in Langley park and couldn’t get out

        • Oct 15th, 2017

        B.C. women still battling for medication coverage

        Vernon and Victoria women fighting to get the drug they need to survive covered under B.C. medical

        House where fatal fire occurred had no working smoke alarms

        Nanaimo Fire Rescue completes its investigation into Tuesday’s fatal fire

        UPDATE: Fire on Nicol Street ruled accidental, likely caused by unattended candles

        Crews were called to a blaze at 754 Nicol St. on Tuesday afternoon at about 12:30 p.m.

        City of Nanaimo proclaims Workplace Bullying Awareness Week

        City raising awareness to importance of healthy, safe work environments.

        VIDEO: IIO called to Qualicum Beach after officer-involved shooting

        One man is dead after police were called to the side of the highway for reports of a man harming himself

        Online fundraiser created for Nanaimo fire victims

        Money raised to help family grieve and support surviving sons

        Nanaimo woman has same bike stolen twice in one week

        Bike stolen for a second time on the owner’s way back home from the police station

        Mercier spent the most by far in Nanaimo byelection

        Elections B.C. released candidate disclosure statements Tuesday

        LGBTQ health disparity study in B.C. leads to surprise finding

        Suicidal thoughts and attempts go down by half for straight males in schools with GSAs.

        Long-standing Nanaimo chemical plant to close

        Canexus chemical plant will be closed by year’s end

        Fire victim’s work absence out of character

        Victim in Nicol Street fire was employee and friend

        Canadian government, Snuneymuxw celebrate $49M settlement

        Canadian Minister Carolyn Bennett commits to new way of working with First Nations

        39-suite condo project breaks ground at Nanoose Bay

        FW Enterprises and Seacliff Properties held its official groundbreaking ceremony for The Westerly