Local News

Dragon found in Cowichan Valley

Forest company workers find a Bearded Dragon lizard wandering around on a logging road.

Marijuana grow-op equipment malfunction caused fire

Firefighters contained blaze to one room at Beach Drive house on Tuesday

City will try out new ideas for engaging citizens

City of Nanaimo to begin a one-year pilot program on public engagement

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


        Japanese students say goodbye to Nanaimo


          Ocean rescue needed as Tribal Journeys paddles onward

          Rough waters stall canoes at Neck Point in Nanaimo

          Dog with 100,000 fleas saved after blood transfusion

          Terrier from Lantzville that was surrendered to the SPCA had to be rushed to veterinary hospital

          Video shows alleged assault at Nanaimo city meeting

          City council to discuss next steps after receiving report on CAO’s workplace complaints

          Semi-trailer crash causes another road closure on Highway 4

          BC Hydro repairs transmission line near Ucluelet Junction

          Nanaimo fire chief reminds people about fire ban following bush fire

          Acting Nanaimo fire chief says it appears campfire-type fires are occurring in Rock City Road area.

          Smoke from wildfires filtering to Vancouver Island

          The haze in the sky is from the more than 100 wildfires burning throughout the province.

          Firefighters put out fire in the middle of the night on Beach Drive

          Nanaimo Fire Rescue contains fire early Tuesday. Five displaced, two treated for smoke inhalation

          Snuneymuxw will lead public dialogue in push to replace port authority

          First Nation planning public discussion around finding alternative to the Nanaimo Port Authority

          It just got easier to ship IKEA furniture to the Island

          The company has added Collection Points to Nanaimo and Victoria, allowing you to shop online and ship for $79.

          Make sure rising mercury not deadly, say officials as heat wave set to hit Island

          Smoke from interior fires also expected to hit area this week

          14-year-old girl dies in crash near Ladysmith

          Alcohol suspected to be a factor in rollover accident Sunday at Stz’uminus First Nation

          Summer heatwave could smash records this week

          Environment Canada is expecting a heat wave this week with temperatures forecasted to reach into the mid-30’s.

          UPDATE: Missing swimmer found dead near Nanaimo River

          Robert Hudson’s family reported the 61-year-old Qualicum Beach man missing on Saturday night

          NDP caucus chairman says Clark’s resignation will create more stability in legislature

          Nanaimo MLA Leonard Krog said he wasn’t surprised by Christy Clark’s announcement Friday