Chris Bush

Nanaimo night markets to start this summer

Commercial Street will close for Thursday night street markets in downtown Nanaimo

Join the cops for a cup of coffee and some conversation

Coffee with a Cop event scheduled for April 12 at Starbucks at Port Place

Hospital auxiliary hands over biggest cheque ever at AGM

Nanaimo Hospital Auxiliary presents cheque for $500,000 to Nanaimo Regional General Hospital

Suspect jacks up pickup truck to steal wheels

Incident happened last month on 4300 block of Boban Drive

Alternative approval process for fire station rebuild underway

Process runs until May 4 for voters who wish to register opposition to borrowing bylaw

On angel wings

Chainsaw artist Dan Richey working on a carving of angels at St. Peter’s Roman Catholic Church

Winning entries chosen in mission patch contest

Nanaimo students’ winning designs honour tradition dating back to earliest days of human spaceflight

Nanaimo Forest Products fined by WorkSafe B.C. after investigation of 2016 death

Company fined more than $280,000 following investigation into fatality at Harmac Pacific

Boy falls over Bowen Park waterfall

Firefighters retrieve young boy who fell over the falls Tuesday afternoon

Vancouver Island Military Museum Veterans Wall of Honour nearing completion

Wall will be B.C.’s largest tribute to veterans’ military service

Province approves city’s process for borrowing $17M for fire hall

Alternative approval process will start April 3

Crash in Nanaimo claims man’s life

One man dead after crash in Nanaimo. Police say speed and alcohol are considered factors.

VIDEO: Overheated vaping unit causes house fire in Nanaimo

Nanaimo Fire Rescue says units could cause fires in other homes and even aircraft.

Plane filled with smoke lands at Nanaimo Airport

WestJet flight came in from Vancouver

UPDATE: Plane filled with smoke makes emergency landing at Nanaimo Airport

WestJet flight 3161 declare emergency when aircraft cabin fills with smoke Tuesday

Vancouver Island’s astrophysics history being discussed

Nanaimo Astronomy Society’s next meeting is Thursday, March 22

Transport Canada will review all port authorities, including Nanaimo’s

Series of meetings and round tables could lead to revamping port authorities’ business models

Nanaimo company awarded $33-million Site C contract

F&M Installations Ltd. will build substation for B.C. Hydro megaproject

Woman caught after brandishing meat cleaver in Nanaimo robbery

Angelina Emma Beans charged with one count of robbery, four counts of possession of stolen property

Fire burns the inside of fifth wheel at Nanaimo campground

Firefighters responded to the alarm at Westwood Lake Campgrounds shortly after 6 a.m. Wednesday