Chris Bush

Nanaimo Astronomy Society will look back at Apollo 8 mission

Out-of-this-world space flight, 3-D printing, and stellar distances the topics at this week’s meeting

Salvation Army in Nanaimo calling volunteers to Christmas Kettle Campaign

Organizers asking for volunteers to fill thousands of hours on donation kettle shifts

Nanaimo Aquatic Centre was shut down last night after near drowning

Lifeguards pull unconscious woman from pool, perform CPR

Great Nanaimo Toy Drive begins its campaign leading up to Christmas

The 36th Great Nanaimo Toy Drive will make sure children have presents on Christmas morning

Bikers on the mid Island ride to help children heal

Bikers Against Child Abuse Mid Vancouver Island chapter stands up for children living in fear

Discontent City shrinks as plans proceed for camp’s closure

City moves tents, erects new fences as part of preparations to phase out homeless camp

Cassidy home lost to fire, but family and 14 dogs are safe

Firefighters were called to a blaze Wednesday morning at house near Nanaimo Airport

Five people displaced by weekend fire in Nanaimo

Duplex damaged, firefighters warn of danger of overloading electrical circuits

Remembrance Day: Rangers kept watch at home

15,000 recruited as defence force during the Second World War

$1,000 worth of cosmetics stolen from Nanaimo drugstore

RCMP searching for suspects in unsolved cosmetics thefts

Heads up, phones down for Pedestrian Safety Day

City of Nanaimo, RCMP, ICBC host event to promote safe walking, cycling and driving

Remembrance Day: Goldfish, caterpillars and close calls

Air crew members saved by parachutes and life vests part of exclusive company

Buy-Low Foods opens first Nanaimo store

Shoppers pack aisles as company hosts opening ceremony for new store in Harewood

UPDATE: Ammunition, drugs seized during stolen pickup takedown in Nanaimo

Police receive minor injuries arresting man driving allegedly stolen truck

Island Health hosts flu shot clinics

Island Health posts flu shot clinics schedule and information about influenza risks

Second search fails to turn up missing Nanaimo senior

More than 90 searchers spent this past weekend looking for 72-year-old Rick Larson

UPDATE: Three arrested at alleged ‘drug and theft house’ in north Nanaimo

Police search Metral Drive house allegedly associated with crimes in that part of the city

Poppy a symbol of sacrifice and support

Poppy donations help veterans and Royal Canadian Legion charitable programs

Faulty wiring caused Sherwood Drive fire

Nanaimo Fire Rescue determines cause of fire after couple got safely out of smoke-filled house

Canada Post workers on strike in Nanaimo

Rolling strike reaches Harbour City as labour dispute continues