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VIDEO: Crews extinguish equipment fire south of Nanaimo

Volunteer fire departments battled a blaze that broke out at a property on Nanaimo River Road

Man in skeleton mask robs Nanaimo beer and wine store

An individual armed with a knife and bat robbed the Harewood Arms Beer and Wine on Saturday

Canada C3 crew remembers The Hip's Gord Downie
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        BC ferries adds extra sailings for long weekend

        Another 90 sailings between major routes have been added between Oct. 5-10 for holiday travellers.

        RDN to spend $580K to expand parking at Mount Benson Regional Park

        Land located on Benson View Road; regional district says there will be consultation

        Victoria woman guilty of first degree murder, sentenced to life in prison

        Jury rejected not criminally responsible defence in Kaela Mehl’s murder trial

        City introduces new garbage trucks Trash-O-Saurus Rex and Mommy

        Garbage truck naming contest winners revealed at unveiling ceremony

        Cyclist who was hit on Nanaimo Parkway dies of injuries

        Nanaimo man who was struck by truck while cycling dies in Victoria hospital

        Warrant out for Kerry Chang after he violates terms of his release

        Chang violated daily curfew on Sept. 4 and a warrant was issued Sept. 19

        Tour de Rock riders cheered on their way through city

        Cops for Cancer fundraising cycle tour raises money for Canadian Cancer Society

        VIDEO: Perfect timing!

        This young whale watcher near Campbell River timed the perfect pose.

        Lantzville doesn’t have enough water for new connections

        District councillors discuss results of recent well field capacity testing

        Nanaimo-Ladysmith MP says new leader takes NDP in right direction

        Jagmeet Singh was chosen leader of the federal New Democrats on Sunday

        Group opposes potential development at Linley Valley’s Hidden Ridge

        Citizen group circulating petition, developer doesn’t foresee compromise

        Sooke school superintendent fills in as substitute teacher

        Jim Cambridge steps up to take over classroom teaching duties for the first time in 10 years

        • Oct 4th, 2017

        Fairview Elementary students book a date at Nanaimo Chapters

        After eight attempts, Nanaimo school selected to replenish library with books from bookstore chain

        Liberal leadership candidate Dianne Watts visits city for a Nanaimo bar and to talk politics

        Dianne Watts stopped by Mon Petit Choux this morning and will be at Piper’s Pub tonight

        City will ask regional district to partner with recycling exchange

        Nanaimo councillors voted 5-4 on Monday to refer the depot’s request for assistance to the RDN

        Las Vegas shooting hits home on Vancouver Island

        Many local residents knew someone that was in Las Vegas Sunday night when the shooting took place from Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino.

        Woman suffers burns in fire sparked by cigarette

        Cigarette butt catches blanket and couch on fire, burns smoker