News

Nanaimo schools open, university closed

Nanaimo's public schools are open despite snowfall overnight.

The school district says schools are open and regular bus routes are running, although special needs buses are not running today due to several centimetres of snow accumulation.

Vancouver Island University classes are cancelled today (Jan. 18) and the university is evaluating whether it will open for night classes, depending on weather developments throughout the day.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

Community Events, September 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Sep 16 edition online now. Browse the archives.