Nanaimo News Staff

RDN awards $600K contract for electrical services at wastewater facilities

Shaw Electrical Services awarded three-year contract

Garden tour a chance to stop and smell the flowers in Nanaimo

Altrusa Garden Tour fundraiser will be June 3

Man dead after crashing vehicle into hydro pole and tree in Gibsons

Dog also hurt in collision, which happened Wednesday morning

Names picked for Nanaimo’s new automated garbage trucks

Optimus Grime and other new trucks will provide automated pickup to more homes starting in July

Marine Search and Rescue loaning out life jackets because Kids Don’t Float

Kids Don’t Float campaign was announced earlier this month

Editorial: Second tent city will bring different outcomes

Discontent City was set up at Esplanade and Front Street last week

Bridge game makes a difference

The Cedar Heritage Bridge Group held a charity bridge game in support of the Haven Society

Editorial: Interim CAO won’t just be a short-term steward

The city has been without a chief administrative officer since the end of January

Noted Nanaimo police dog retires from active duty

Boomer and Const. Clay Wurzinger had numerous successes

VIDEO: New tent city being set up on south downtown waterfront

People experiencing homelessness in Nanaimo plan to resist requests that they move along

Nanaimo district considering introducing reconciliation principal

Reconciliation leader, more elders in schools and cultural facilitators are ideas raised

Nanaimo RCMP warning of counterfeit cash

Suspect accused of passing fake $5, $10 and $50 across Vancouver Island

Cement truck and car collide at north Nanaimo intersection

Incident happened just before 11 a.m. on Wednesday, May 16

Young readers connect with authors at Nanaimo BookFest

Vancouver Island Children’s Book Festival was held downtown on Saturday

B.C. Games honour four of Nanaimo’s sports volunteering heroes

Volunteer coaches and administrators recognized at B.C. Games’ 40th-anniversary event

Active for Life Expo keeps kids on the move

Community event was held today at Nanaimo’s Harewood Centennial Park

RCMP locate stolen car, make arrest at Nanaimo intersection

Tyler Orenchuk of Nanaimo charged with possession of stolen property and driving while prohibited

UPDATE: House destroyed by fire on Nanaimo River Road

Extension Volunteer Fire Department on scene, no injuries reported

Nanaimo dogs recognized for blood and bravery

Japanese mastiff honoured for blood donations. Terrier recognized for courageous recovery

Badminton club has winning results at Nanaimo tournament

Nearly 20 youths medalled at Dover Bay event last month