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Members of the Nanaimo RCMP and the Island District Emergency Response Team conducted a series of emergency response exercises Feb. 17 on VIU’s Nanaimo campus.

VIU participates in emergency exercise with RCMP

NANAIMO – Students, staff and police simulate an 'active shooter' situation on campus.

Members of the Nanaimo RCMP and the Island District Emergency Response Team conducted a series of emergency response exercises Feb. 17 on VIU’s Nanaimo campus.
VIU students Sara Fulla

Indigenous tourism best practices discussed

NANAIMO – Vancouver Island University hosts symposium next month.

VIU students Sara Fulla
Ralph Nilson

Vancouver Island University steps up international recruitment

NANAIMO – University’s president plans overseas trip to promote school.

Ralph Nilson

Active Life: Activity guide full of family programs

NANAIMO – Parks and recreation's spring and summer activity guide is available from city centres and online.

Editorial cartoon for March 9

Editorial cartoon for March 9

NANAIMO – Editorial cartoon published in the News Bulletin for March 9, 2017.

Editorial cartoon for March 9
Graham Pike

Scholarships helps send VIU students to Belize

NANAIMO – University partners with Central American country due to shared challenges.

Graham Pike
An artist's rendering of what an events centre in Nanaimo could look like.

Yes, no sides make their final arguments

NAANIMO – Yes and no sides in proposed events centre referendum make one last bid for votes.

An artist's rendering of what an events centre in Nanaimo could look like.
An artist’s rendering of what the concourse might look like at a Nanaimo sports and events centre.

Letters: Multiplex debate nears end

NANAIMO – Readers respond to proposed events centre.

An artist’s rendering of what the concourse might look like at a Nanaimo sports and events centre.
Human right activist and author Monia Mazigh discusses her fight to free her husband

Author discusses fight to free husband from Syria

NANAIMO – Monia Mazigh helped return husband, Maher Arar, to Canada.

Human right activist and author Monia Mazigh discusses her fight to free her husband
I purchased lilies for my intimate wedding and asked if you would show me how to wrap the ribbon around the stems. Your response was ‘I am not giving away trade secrets.’ I attempted it

Beefs & Bouquets, Feb. 23

To submit a beef or a bouquet to the Nanaimo News Bulletin, please e-mail bulletinboard@nanaimobulletin.com.

I purchased lilies for my intimate wedding and asked if you would show me how to wrap the ribbon around the stems. Your response was ‘I am not giving away trade secrets.’ I attempted it

Active Life: Canada’s 150th birthday picked for guide’s theme

NANAIMO - Spring and Summer Activity Guide available later this month.

Janice Perrino

RBC donates to health care

NANAIMO - Nanaimo and District Hospital Foundation benefits from $25,000 donation.

Janice Perrino
Western Financial Group donates $5

Financial help

NANAIMO - Nanaimo Travellers Lodge gets financial boost for Eden Gardens.

Western Financial Group donates $5
Instructor Martin Barnett helps a student work out what went wrong with her loaf of bread in his cause-and-effect class.

Baking class covers cause and effect

NANAIMO - Professor introduces cause and effect learning into his class

Instructor Martin Barnett helps a student work out what went wrong with her loaf of bread in his cause-and-effect class.
Letter: Speed up legal access to cannabis

Letter: Speed up legal access to cannabis

NANAIMO – Government is easing access to alcohol, while access to cannabis is cumbersome and slow, says letter writer.

Letter: Speed up legal access to cannabis
A BBB Architects rendering of what the upper concourse could look like in a sports and events centre located at 1 Port Dr. on Nanaimo’s south downtown waterfront.

Letter: Events centre a waste of money

NANAIMO – People don't like having their hard-earned tax money wasted, says letter writer.

A BBB Architects rendering of what the upper concourse could look like in a sports and events centre located at 1 Port Dr. on Nanaimo’s south downtown waterfront.
Editorial cartoon for Feb. 7.

Editorial cartoon for Feb. 7

NANAIMO – Editorial cartoon for Feb. 7 by Greg Perry.

Editorial cartoon for Feb. 7.
A BBB Architects rendering of what the upper concourse could look like in a sports and events centre located at 1 Port Dr. on Nanaimo’s south downtown waterfront.

Letters: Multiplex wasn’t part of downtown Nanaimo waterfront plans

NANAIMO – Letter writers weigh in on proposed events centre.

A BBB Architects rendering of what the upper concourse could look like in a sports and events centre located at 1 Port Dr. on Nanaimo’s south downtown waterfront.
Beefs and Bouquets for Feb. 2

Beefs and Bouquets for Feb. 2

NANAIMO – To submit a beef or bouquet, please e-mail bulletinboard@nanaimobulletin.com

Beefs and Bouquets for Feb. 2
Editorial cartoon for Feb. 2.

Editorial cartoon for Feb. 2

NANAIMO – Editorial cartoon for Feb. 2 by Greg Perry.

Editorial cartoon for Feb. 2.