Nanaimo News Staff

UPDATE: Ferries re-routed due to fluid spill at Duke Point

A sailing from Tsawwassen to Duke Point was redirected to Departure Bay

Nanaimo Clippers win back-to-back games on home ice

The Clips defeated the Coquitlam Express 4-3 and the Prince George Spruce Kings 5-2

VIU, City of Nanaimo collaborating on geese management

City staff have not discussed cull with council

Kellers Jewellers in Lantzville suffers damage in break-in

Incident happened around 5:30 a.m. Oct. 21, says Nanaimo RCMP

UPDATE: Canada C3 makes tour stop in Nanaimo

Research icebreaker vessel on tour as part of Canada 150, stops in Harbour City on Saturday, Oct. 21

Summit will look at Vancouver Island’s economic interests

The Vancouver Island Economic Summit happens Oct. 25-26

Mobility scooter stolen during medical emergency

The theft occurred Oct. 9 along Nicol Street

Volunteers sought for Nanaimo RCMP Victim Services

Nanaimo RCMP Victim Services to host orientation session for potential volunteers Nov. 9.

Star Princess cruises to Harbour City

The MV Star Princess called at the Nanaimo cruise ship terminal Thursday for a half-day stay

Nanaimo man convicted of child sex abuse can appeal conditions of his sentence

Sean James Athey is serving eight years for sexual touching of a child and child porn offences

Drug overdose deaths hit highest number yet in Nanaimo

B.C. Coroners Service releases latest statistics on drug overdose deaths

Mushroom Madness can help folks have fun with fungi

Mushroom Madness on Tuesday (Oct. 24) at 7 p.m. at the Beban Park social centre

Thieves cut through locked gate, steal jackhammer

Unsolved crime occurred sometime overnight Oct. 12 at a business on Kenworth Road

Crash in Nanaimo sends one man to hospital with life-threatening injuries

Police are investigating the scene of a car crash near Cilaire Elementary School

Suspects steal car, pirate costumes and a piece of cake

Incident happened between 1-6 a.m. on Oct. 10 at a basement suite in the 900 block of Howard Avenue

V.I. Raiders beat Sun, advance to B.C. final

Nanaimo’s BCFC team defeated the Okanagan Sun 15-8 on Sunday in Kelowna

Premier announced as speaker for Island summit in Nanaimo

John Horgan to give an address at State of the Island Economic Summit Oct. 25

Rotary bed project helps mental health society sleep soundly

The Nanaimo Rotary Club provided $11,600, including $3,500 from the Rotary Foundation, to VIMHS

House where fatal fire occurred had no working smoke alarms

Nanaimo Fire Rescue completes its investigation into Tuesday’s fatal fire

City of Nanaimo proclaims Workplace Bullying Awareness Week

City raising awareness to importance of healthy, safe work environments.