Chris Bush

Whitewater rafters from Nanaimo and Qualicum aid Americans stranded in Grand Canyon

Expedition recovers overturned raft before returning to Canada and quarantine

UPDATE: Unconscious driver revived with Narcan following crash on Nanaimo’s Boxwood Road

Collision between car and transport truck triggers impaired driving by drugs investigation

Legal grow op burns up overnight south of Nanaimo

Possible electrical malfunction destroys marijuana crop and equipment

City workers to root out problem trees in downtown Nanaimo

Downtown tree roots heaving sidewalks and curbs are causing tripping hazards, mobility issues

Nanaimo man, allegedly drunk and high, arrested after climbing 100-foot tree

Man in sandals climbs fir tree, hurls obscenities at police below

Woman arrested in Nanaimo after attempted RV break-in with owner inside

Incident happened April 1 in the 700 block of Drake Street

Firefighters ordered to steer clear of most medical aid calls during COVID-19 pandemic

New provincial directive restricts Nanaimo Fire Rescue response to most serious medical aid calls

Nanaimo man arrested after allegedly setting house fire

Firefighters arrived to find mobile home ablaze on Barnes Road in Cedar on Thursday

Shoplifting way down, break-and-enters up in Nanaimo during COVID-19 pandemic

Break-and-enters to businesses increased 65 per cent in the last two weeks of March, say police

‘Stay strong’ graffiti message offers encouragement in downtown Nanaimo

Boarded-up Modern Café regains some of its colour during COVID-19 pandemic

Nanaimo air compressor business helps manufacture parts for COVID-19 fight

VMAC has crafted parts now being tested in prototype ventilator created at University of Minnesota

Thieves taking advantage of empty streets, say Nanaimo RCMP

Police offer crime prevention reminders during COVID-19 pandemic

Nanaimo merchants struggle to find a new ‘business as usual’ during COVID-19 pandemic

Some businesses trying to make do with delivery, takeout or online sales

Cruise ships, one with COVID-19 on board, carry Canadians covertly through Panama Canal

Zaandam, Rotterdam pass through canal under cover of darkness in face of local protests

Nanaimo sheep farmer voices fears over flung dog feces

Deborah Wytinck worries parasites in dog feces tossed into pasture could infect her sheep

Nanaimo couple caught aboard cruise ship with four dead and COVID-19 present

Four ‘older guests’ have died on Holland America’s Zaandam, cruise line confirms two COVID-19 cases

Nanaimo business owner starts #SocialDistanceChallenge during COVID-19 pandemic

Jeff Benvin wants to see people social distance in creative ways

Nanaimo’s Harmac mill works to fill doubled pulp order for medical masks and gowns

Mill’s president says extra cleaning in place and workers are social distancing

Sisters surprised to find themselves reunited at Nanaimo seniors care home after years apart

Eden Gardens staff member noticed new care home resident’s resemblance to another resident