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Hospital foundation raising $1.5 million to cut colonoscopy wait times

Fundraiser to expand NRGH endoscopy department and reduce one-year wait list for 3,500 patients

UPDATE: Nanaimo McDonald’s back open after fire caused not-so-McHappy Day

Fire late Tuesday night shut down south-end location the next day

Researchers in Nanaimo competing to create life-saving drug-checking technology

VIU team receives $25,000 grant as a semifinalist for $1-million research prize

Nanaimo partners with groups looking to keep the city clean

City seeks program participants to help clean up trash along roads and pathways

Kitchen fire at Nanaimo home sends 91-year-old woman to hospital

Cause of fire currently under investigation

Nanaimo women honoured for using CPR to save man’s life

Larry Greenwood calls Angela Schwab and Alice Eerling his ‘angels’

Psychics tell Ladysmith farm owners that baby goat is alive

Yellow Point Farms owners hold out hope for kid’s safe return

Farmers’ markets all opening up this month in Nanaimo

Cedar Farmers Market moves location, Downtown Farmers Market switches days

Nanaimo elementary school students get Earth Week visit from ocean scientist

Class invites ocean ecologist to speak to Fairview students about protecting oceans

Nanaimo Astronomy Society already anticipating next moon mission

Society’s next meeting is on Thursday, April 25, at Beban Park social centre

Upgrades planned for Gabriola ferry terminal

Plans call for new loading ramp, creation of a vehicle holding area and new terminal building

Earth Day in Nanaimo celebrates the Earth and its inhabitants

Plant a tree, pet a wolf, and see grand opening of Georgia Greenway at Nanaimo Earth Day festival

IIO B.C. looking into allegation of assault by Nanaimo RCMP

Police arrested a cabin break-in suspect in the Nanaimo Lakes area in February

Nanaimo joins National Day of Action on the Overdose Crisis

Drug users demand national, provincial, municipal funding and policy changes to end overdoses

B.C. Ferries reveals plans for downtown Nanaimo terminal improvements

Terminal development plan proposes more vehicle space, better terminal access, and twin ferries

Crime-prevention habits can curb thefts from vehicles in Nanaimo

Nanaimo RCMP and other police forces promoting #9PMRoutine of bringing in valuables from cars

Nanaimo’s Indian community celebrates ancient harvest festival

Vaisakhi marks time of religious festivities and 100 years since massacre

Man pulls knife in dog off-leash park in Nanaimo

RCMP want to speak with man who displayed knife when approached by a dog at Colliery Dam Park

Nanaimo RCMP wants to round up bad drivers

Rising impaired driving numbers, fatal crashes and traffic prompt call for enforcement blitz

VIU research project digs up ancient beer recipes

NANAIMO - Ancient beers revived from study into influence of brews on ancient cultures