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Motorist rolls vehicle on the side of the parkway

A motorist and her passenger were involved a car crash on the side of the Nanaimo Parkway on Tuesday

Chamber to hold debate for byelection candidates

Greater Nanaimo Chamber of Commerce organizing all-candidates meeting on June 27

  • Jun 6th, 2017

Stolen mail from across B.C. recovered after arrest in Langford

Two men in their 20’s from Burnaby and Maple Ridge face multiple criminal charges.

  • Jun 6th, 2017
Photo gallery: Nanaimo Multicultural Festival 2017
  • 2 hours ago


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


Nanaimo school district looks at students’ financial literacy

Nanaimo school district staff to present report on financial literacy pilot by January

Nanaimo Marine Search and Rescue helps with head injury

Woman transported by marine search and rescue to Nanaimo Regional General Hospital

Power and sail squadron navigates six decades

Nanaimo Power and Sail Squadron celebrates 60 years of teaching safe boating

Cops change Coffee With a Cop date

Nanaimo RCMP change date for inaugural Coffee with a Cop

Honorary doctorates bestowed at VIU spring convocation ceremonies

People who stand out in their fields receive honorary doctorates from Vancouver Island University

Nanaimo Mounties selected to 2016 Alexa’s Team

Nanaimo RCMP members on Alexa’s Team took dozens of impaired drivers off the road in 2016

VIU to award honorary degree to B.C.’s lieutenant-governor

Vancouver Island University announced it will award an honorary degree to Lt.-Gov. Judith Guichon

  • Jun 5th, 2017

More names added to Nanaimo byelection ballot

Kelly Whiteside and Neil Saunders hand in nomination papers to run for city council seat

Cycling coalition tallies more riders for Bike to Work Week

Record numbers of cyclists were recorded at Nanaimo Bike to Work Week celebration stations

Doctors of B.C. call for collaboration and solutions on IHealth

Dr. Alan Ruddiman encourages collaboration between medical staff association and Island Health

Thirteen candidates head to the races

Thirteen candidates will run in Nanaimo’s byelection July 8.

Nanaimo penthouse condo lists for $1 million

Prideaux penthouse condo will test if Nanaimo market will bear the asking price

Small German cruise ship makes first Nanaimo visit

MS Europa is small but big on luxury with high crew-to-passenger ratio.

Dragonboats, silly boats and bathtubs team up for Nanaimo Marine Festival

The bathtub society, dragonboat festival and Silly Boat Regatta are increasing their co-operation

Nanaimo-Ladysmith MP Malcolmson says abandoned boat plan falls short

Sheila Malcolmson says $5.6 million over five years a ‘drop in the bucket.’

Initiatives aim to cut back on social isolation for Nanaimo’s seniors

Five Nanaimo agencies are working together through Seniors Connect