Chris Bush

Nanaimo’s temporary restaurant patios to stay in place for another year

City council votes to leave patios out for winter and through till fall 2021

Pedestrian dies in motor vehicle incident along the highway near Nanaimo Airport

Police investigating scene where 37-year-old woman from Nanaimo died

Event was virtual, recognition was real at Nanaimo Business Awards

Online event praised Nanaimo businesses and organizations for excellence in 21 award categories

Development permit approved for new auto dealership in Nanaimo

City council votes in favour of Mitsubishi building design proposal, including variances

Masks and temperature checks now mandatory to enter Nanaimo’s Woodgrove Centre

Mall says it’s the first in B.C. to put the measures in place

COVID-19 isn’t cancelling this year’s Tour de Rock

Alumni riders will cycle relay sections in their own communities

Nanaimo resident wins human rights tribunal case over wheelchair accessibility at condo complex

Tribunal awards $35,000, says concerns weren’t addressed until human rights complaint had been lodged

Comedian hosting this year’s Nanaimo Business Awards

Steve Patterson of CBC Radio’s The Debaters to host virtual awards ceremony

Arson suspected in fire that destroyed Nanaimo second-hand store

RCMP, Nanaimo Fire Rescue investigating early morning fire set at entrance of Townsite Road shop

Nanaimo man sentenced for possessing child pornography

William Herbert Erick Kreibom, 63, found in possession of more than 8,000 images

Nanaimo Chamber working to create new downtown business association

New BIA to focus on downtown business promotion and security could begin operation next summer

Blaze on Mount Benson brought under control

Coastal Fire Centre says mountaintop fire sparked by lightning is in mop-up stage

UPDATE: Motorcycle, transport truck collide south of Nanaimo

One man airlifted to hospital from scene of collision between motorcycle and truck on rural road

Nanaimo firefighters’ burn fund video wins people’s choice award

Firefighters film gag video based on a burn camp water fight tradition

Ground-breaking ceremony held for Nanaimo’s new Fire Station No. 1

Construction to be complete in fall 2022 for new seismically safe multi-service facility

Nanaimo’s first government cannabis store set to open

B.C. Cannabis Store on Mary Ellen Drive is the 20th in B.C. and carries about 250 products

Nanaimo RCMP’s space needs prompt city to assess its properties in that area

Council approves $120,000 to develop real estate strategy for ‘civic precinct’ in the Old City Quarter

Swimmers and boaters in Nanaimo rescue girl on inflatable blown out to sea

Winds and current carry out six-year-old girl from beach at Pipers Lagoon Park

Disorientation and loss of instrumentation led to fatal plane crash on Gabriola, TSB reports

Pilot informed air traffic controllers of instrumentation failure less than a minute before crash

Gabriola man sails solo around the world, navigating with sextant and compass

Bert ter Hart and his Seaburban sailboat made it back to Vancouver Island last weekend