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Nanaimo chamber of commerce hosts events centre debate

NANAIMO – Chamber aims to provide for a forum for both sides in a non-political environment.

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.

City of Nanaimo adds open house to discuss events centre

NANAIMO – An open house at Vancouver Island University is scheduled for March 7, 3-7 p.m.

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.

Nominations sought for building awards

NANAIMO – Deadline to nominate an Island business is March 2.

Nanaimo RCMP seeks two suspects in Feb. 15 jewelry theft

Man allegedly tries to rob Nanaimo knitting store with syringe

NANAIMO – Man found moments later in downtown Nanaimo in medical distress.

Nanaimo RCMP seeks two suspects in Feb. 15 jewelry theft

City of Nanaimo collecting overdue fees for business licences

NANAIMO – Staff are contacting business owners to remind them to pay fees.

VIU Mariners players Jalen Schlegel and Kaitlyn Lafontaine looks for paths to the hoop during Thursday night’s games against the Camosun Chargers at the VIU gym.

Mariners b-ball teams have playoffs in their sights

VIU’s men’s and women’s basketball teams won their regular-season finales on Friday on the road against the Columbia Bible College Bearcats.

VIU Mariners players Jalen Schlegel and Kaitlyn Lafontaine looks for paths to the hoop during Thursday night’s games against the Camosun Chargers at the VIU gym.

Winners applauded at Nanaimo Sport Achievement Awards

The Nanaimo Sport Achievement Awards' 12th annual gala was held Friday at the Coast Bastion Hotel.

Nanaimo RCMP seeks two suspects in Feb. 15 jewelry theft

Nanaimo RCMP remind drivers to slow down and move over

NANAIMO – Police issue safety reminder of changes in Motor Vehicle Act regulations.

Nanaimo RCMP seeks two suspects in Feb. 15 jewelry theft
Nanaimo RCMP seeks two suspects in Feb. 15 jewelry theft

Nanaimo RCMP seeks two suspects in Feb. 15 jewelry theft

NANAIMO – Nanaimo RCMP seek two suspects in relation to a theft from a north Nanaimo jewelry store.

Nanaimo RCMP seeks two suspects in Feb. 15 jewelry theft
Miss Andie

Top of her breed

NANAIMO – Miss Andie, a Newfoundland dog from Ladysmith, won top honours in her breed at the Westminster Kennel Club dog show.

Miss Andie
Nanaimo SPCA is looking to adopt Betsy.

Nanaimo shelter seeks home for dog after crash

NANAIMO – Owner, left in a coma after accident, unable to care for terrier.

Nanaimo SPCA is looking to adopt Betsy.
Nanaimo branches donated $5

People: Groups contribute to non-profit organizations in Nanaimo

NANAIMO – Charities and schools benefit from community generosity.

Nanaimo branches donated $5

Free crisis walk-in clinic opens in Harewood

NANAIMO – Location staffed by volunteers in Georgia Avenue Community School every Friday evening.

Elections B.C. updates voter registration

NANAIMO – Organization reaching out to residents ahead of provincial election in May.

Buccaneers win make-up game against Storm

The Nanaimo Buccaneers won a make-up game up Island on Tuesday, defeating the Campbell River Storm by a 5-2 score.

The Country Idol Finale on Friday (Feb. 17) features a performance by Darkhorse and the Boothill Boys.

Nanaimo Country Idol contestants croon for top prize

The Nanaimo Country Idol semifinal is Thursday (Feb. 16) and the finale is Friday (Feb. 17) at the Queen's.

The Country Idol Finale on Friday (Feb. 17) features a performance by Darkhorse and the Boothill Boys.

Nanaimo police seek tips on break-in to charity cafe

NANAIMO – Coco Cafe and 49th Bargain Bin thrift shop hit by thieves over the weekend.

The City of Nanaimo and Nanaimo school district have agreed in principle to a deal involving land encompassing Serauxmen Stadium and Rotary Bowl.

Update: City of Nanaimo, school district agree in principle to deal for Rotary Bowl property

NANAIMO – City and Nanaimo school district also partner on artificial turf to accommodate regulation-size Canadian football field.

The City of Nanaimo and Nanaimo school district have agreed in principle to a deal involving land encompassing Serauxmen Stadium and Rotary Bowl.
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.

‘No’ side denied table at public engagement sessions on Nanaimo events centre referendum

NANAIMO – An organization opposed to the Nanaimo event centre won’t be allowed to set up a table at upcoming open houses.

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.
Nanaimo RCMP confirm through lab tests carfentanil on the Island

Nanaimo RCMP confirm through lab tests carfentanil on the Island

NANAIMO – Authorities say carfentanil is 100 times stronger than fentanyl.

Nanaimo RCMP confirm through lab tests carfentanil on the Island