Greg Sakaki

Nanaimo MLA part of historic near-empty legislative sitting that passed COVID-19 measures

A dozen MLAs alter Employment Standards Act, approve $5-billion spending package

B.C. Ferries passengers staying away, as asked, during COVID-19 pandemic

Ferry corporation says ridership down 70-80 per cent over the last week and a half

Regional District of Nanaimo wants to self-isolate during COVID-19 pandemic

RDN board asks visitors, tourists and residents to avoid discretionary travel

Nanaimo satire site puts together colouring book for families that are social-distancing

Nanaimo Beacon works with artists on No One is an Island project

Nanaimo’s fit folks won’t let social distancing keep them from their workouts

Fitness, wellness, recreation businesses cope with closures

B.C. Ferries confirms worker has COVID-19

Employee on Tsawwassen route didn’t work in vessel’s public areas

Nanaimo neighbourhoods asked to show the love in front windows

Window art proliferating during COVID-19 social distancing and self-isolating

City of Nanaimo postpones all committee meetings as COVID-19 precaution

Only council meetings will continue for the time being

Nanaimo city council votes to go ahead with Front Street cycle lanes

$400,000 project will reduce automobile traffic to one lane in each direction

City of Nanaimo says it’s stepping up its COVID-19 response

Municipality levels up emergency operations, responds to provincial directives

Column: COVID-19 doesn’t play by the rules of the game

Cancellations of local sports playoffs necessary, but disappointing nonetheless

Nanaimo satire website connects community during COVID-19 pandemic

Nanaimo Beacon signs up more than 300 volunteers to help those who are self-isolating

Former star returns to Nanaimo Timbermen organization to coach juniors

Lewis Ratcliff to coach junior A T-men, Dave Bremner to coach senior A T-men

Nanaimo city councillors asked to make decisions around building and replacing facilities

Public works building, RCMP detachment, south-end community centre discussed

City of Nanaimo won’t implement plastic bag ban without province’s go-ahead

Motion to ban single-use checkout bags without ministry approval fails 5-4

New First Nations justice strategy being created in B.C.

Provincial ministries and B.C. First Nations Justice Council look to transform system

Junior B Buccaneers eliminated by Storm

Nanaimo loses Game 6 to Campbell River by 4-1 score

First Nations chiefs talk federal budget, racism at assembly in Nanaimo

National Chief Perry Bellegarde speaks at B.C. Assembly of First Nations gathering

City of Nanaimo’s new home business regulations nearing adoption

Councillors unanimously give bylaw third reading following public hearing

Buccaneers edge Storm in overtime to tie playoff series

Nanaimo and Campbell River have two wins apiece