Nanaimo News Staff

Nanaimo RCMP seek owners of children’s hockey gear, backpack

Police hope public can help them return children’s hockey gear and backpack to rightful owners.

RCMP host second Coffee with a Cop

Nanaimo RCMP to hear community’s praise and problems over coffee Dec. 7

Motorcycle club helps with wish-granting

The Canadian Motorcycle Cruisers Nanaimo chapter presented $9,100 to the Children’s Wish Foundation

Nanaimo man sentenced to 11 years in U.S. prison for drug offence

Blake Arcand of Nanaimo convicted of drug offence following 2016 bust in Utah

Motorists taken to hospital after three-vehicle crash in south end

Accident happened at 5 p.m. at the Island Highway and Old Victoria Road

Tim Hortons attempted robbery suspect sought

Suspect allegedly brandished knife during robbery attempt in Nanaimo

Nanaimo Mounties searching for two suspects

RCMP in Nanaimo hope public can help locate two people wanted on arrest warrants

Maclean’s magazine ranks Nanaimo as Island’s third-most-dangerous city

Nanaimo 30th of 229 Canadian cities in annual rankings, based on crime statistics

Theft from vehicles is up more than 50 per cent in Nanaimo

Nanaimo RCMP warn public to take security precautions to fight trend expected to rise over holidays

UPDATE: Ferry sailing cancelled due to death onboard Queen of Oak Bay

B.C. Ferries vessel was held in Departure Bay as police investigated

Affordable complex for seniors a first for Pacifica Housing

Two Nanaimo buildings acquired by the Victoria organization

North Oyster historical society inviting Santa for pancakes

Pancake breakfast with Santa is a North Oyster and Cedar area Christmas tradition

Nanaimo Port Authority elects new board chairwoman

The port announced Michelle Corfield is the new chairwoman, with Donna Hais to be vice-chairwoman

Wall Street closures planned for this week

Street will be closed to all except local traffic between 7 a.m.-5 p.m. daily

Video surveillance leads to arrest of alleged phone thief

Suspect located close to scene of the alleged crime at a Nanaimo hotel

Lots of wrestlers now in the mix for VIPW championship belt

Cremator defended his title Saturday at the Headlocks for Hunger card in Nanaimo

Video of dog honking truck horn at Beban Park going viral

Video was posted Nov. 19 and has been viewed more than 225,000 times

Four vehicles involved in crash on Bowen Road

Three taken to hospital with minor injuries after accident Thursday at Bowen and Buttertubs Drive

Mariners win three out of four on home court

VIU’s men’s and women’s basketball teams played home games Friday and Saturday at the university gym

Editorial: B.C. Liberals look to Island

The B.C. Liberal Party isn’t sure it got its message across on the Island in the last election