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Doris Boyce

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Doris Boyce,…

  • Sep 23, 2021
Liberal leader and prime minister Justin Trudeau in Iqaluit. Trevor Wright/NNSL photo

Hard lessons and awkward truths from Canada’s 44th federal election

By Bruce Cameron, Black Press Political Columnist Now that we are “back…

  • Sep 22, 2021
Liberal leader and prime minister Justin Trudeau in Iqaluit. Trevor Wright/NNSL photo
Beef to the camper who had a campfire on Mt. Benson in the false summit area. A bouquet to the man who berated the camper, and who then carried 10 litres of water up to the site the next morning and extinguished the still-smouldering, unattended fire.

Beefs & Bouquets, Sept. 22

To submit a beef or a bouquet to the Nanaimo News Bulletin, e-mail editor@nanaimobulletin.com

  • Sep 22, 2021
Beef to the camper who had a campfire on Mt. Benson in the false summit area. A bouquet to the man who berated the camper, and who then carried 10 litres of water up to the site the next morning and extinguished the still-smouldering, unattended fire.
DriveWise BC Kate Harris. Photography by Lia Crowe

DriveWise BC’s Kate Harris

From ski instructor to family business CEO

  • Sep 22, 2021
DriveWise BC Kate Harris. Photography by Lia Crowe

Dolena ‘Dolly’ Llewellyn

September 6, 1923 - September 22, 2021Dolena (Dolly) Frances Llewellyn, born in…

  • Sep 22, 2021

Judith Ellen ‘Judy’ Mirau

December 10, 1942 - September 22, 2021Judy was born to Evelyn &…

  • Sep 22, 2021
Soccer’s fall season has gotten underway this month for all age groups, says columnist.

Minor soccer players united by enthusiasm for the game

Nanaimo United FC’s fall season is underway

  • Sep 21, 2021
Soccer’s fall season has gotten underway this month for all age groups, says columnist.

Shirley Edna Pickles (née Kressner)

September 21, 2021Shirley passed away September 21, 2021 in, at the age…

  • Sep 21, 2021
Mercedes-Benz's GLB Class is one of six such utilities to wear the three-pointed star.

Introducing the 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLB

This compact utility vehicle could be just the right size for all but those seated in the third row

  • Sep 20, 2021
Mercedes-Benz's GLB Class is one of six such utilities to wear the three-pointed star.
Patty Jeffs of Patryka Designs. Lia Crowe Photography

Secrets and Lives with Patty Jeffs

Patryka Designs boutique owner talks fashion, Mexico and more

  • Sep 20, 2021
Patty Jeffs of Patryka Designs. Lia Crowe Photography
career and development day

5 reasons your career search just got easier

Black Press Virtual Career and Post- Secondary Education Event comes to the North Island.

  • Sep 20, 2021
career and development day
Father and son

A Cycle of Giving: Tour de Rock rolls on

September is often viewed as a time of change and of starting…

  • Sep 20, 2021
Father and son
For all your professional cleaning and restoration needs, COIT has got you covered!

Should you clean your Dryer Vent?

Local cleaning and restoration company reveals the importance of a clean dryer!

  • Sep 20, 2021
For all your professional cleaning and restoration needs, COIT has got you covered!
Nanaimo Hearing

When is the right time to get hearing aids?

Hearing loss isn’t the only factor to consider, says Nanaimo hearing specialist

  • Sep 20, 2021
Nanaimo Hearing
Berwick

When should you start looking for a retirement community?

Starting your search early takes the pressure off, and makes taking tours more fun!

  • Sep 20, 2021
Berwick

Janet Norma Quarnstrom

September 20, 2021It is with sad hearts that we announce the passing…

  • Sep 20, 2021
Liberal leader Justin Trudeau makes a campaign stop in Vancouver, B.C., on Monday, Sept. 13, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

All in the margins: The size of a Liberal victory could depend on B.C. results

Liberals may even have an outside chance of winning a razor-thin majority

  • Sep 19, 2021
Liberal leader Justin Trudeau makes a campaign stop in Vancouver, B.C., on Monday, Sept. 13, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Joyce Kathleen Holden (nee Collins)

September 19, 2021Joyce Kathleen Holden (Collins) passed peacefully in her sleep Sept.19th.…

  • Sep 19, 2021
The City of Nanaimo, through consultation with the business community, could have created its own Commercial Street redesign plan without the need of hiring a consultant, says letter writer. (News Bulletin file photo)

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: City and business owners capable of downtown re-design

No need to hire a consultant, says letter writer

  • Sep 18, 2021
The City of Nanaimo, through consultation with the business community, could have created its own Commercial Street redesign plan without the need of hiring a consultant, says letter writer. (News Bulletin file photo)
Obtaining a B.C. Vaccine Card is simple even for those who don’t have a smart phone, says letter writer. (B.C. Government photo)

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Clear reasoning was provided for B.C.’ s proof-of-vaccine card

Everyone had ample advance warning that this was the next step being taken, says letter writer

  • Sep 18, 2021
Obtaining a B.C. Vaccine Card is simple even for those who don’t have a smart phone, says letter writer. (B.C. Government photo)