Year: 2011

Downtown decorations too bland
Been in downtown Nanaimo lately to see the bland, no colour, Christmas decorations on the main street?

Wire Service / December 22, 2011

Lost dog rescued off hillside ledge
Lost animals turn up quite often, but for Maggie, a five-year-old shih tzu cross, her story verges on a Christmas miracle.

Chris Hamlyn / December 22, 2011

Beefs & Bouquets, Dec. 22
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Wire Service / December 22, 2011

Junior curlers rock
Kesa Van Osch's Nanaimo Curling Centre rink prepares for challenge of provincial championships.

Greg Sakaki / December 22, 2011

High finance
Personnel from Nanaimo Fire Rescue deliver a $1,585 cheque to the cancer society.

Wire Service / December 22, 2011

EDITORIAL: Bureaucracy needn’t grow
Taxpayers, people who work hard every day for their money, expect the corporation to be run efficiently and with its best interests in mind.

Editorial / December 22, 2011

Verda Caneda Herrington
August 17, 1918 - December 22, 2011Caneda Herrington (nee Shaw) passed away…

Wire Service / December 22, 2011

Steve PearsonJune 28, 1947 ~ December 22, 2011Steve, age 64, passed away…

Wire Service / December 22, 2011

Holiday break suits Clippers
’Tis the season when Santa Claus decides who's been good or bad this year. The young men on the Nanaimo Clippers have been a little of both.

Greg Sakaki / December 21, 2011

Homeless husky
Dog needs a homeowner who is husky-savvy.

Wire Service / December 21, 2011