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Revelstoke silversmith receives thank-you letter from 24 Sussex Drive

Arleigh Garratt’s snowflake earrings were gifted to Sophie Grégoire Trudeau during July visit

VIDEO: Great Nanaimo Toy Drive kicks off 2017 campaign

Toys can be donated at various locations throughout Nanaimo until Dec. 16

Sea to Stream educators converge on Parksville for workshop

Rathtrevor Beach offers perfect setting for course

Vancouver Island Business Excellence Awards asking for nominations

Organizers of the 18th annual awards are looking forward to a large number of entries

  • Nov 20th, 2017

Nanaimo man honoured for maritime excellence

Longtime boat builder gets SS Beaver award from Maritime Museum of B.C.

Nanaimo host families sought for incoming Japanese students

One hundred Japanese students coming to Nanaimo next month

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Community runs for a cure in Nanaimo
    Fall fashion show helps out Haven
      Nanaimo athlete building Tay's Team to help sick children
        TIMELAPSE: Making a bonsai tree

          Vancouver Island woman draws portrait of B.C. fire chief who was swept away by floods

          ‘I felt their loss, and wanted to reach out to them’ says Harpaul Nandhra.

          Restaurant uses its noodles to help with mental health

          Noodlebox Port Place raises $2,761 for Canadian Mental Health Association’s local chapter

          Supermarket rounds up thousands for children’s hospital

          Save-On-Foods Brooks Landing rustles up more than $5,600 for the B.C. Children’s Hospital

          Team B.C. wins second straight bronze at nationals

          B.C. defeats Saskatchewan 2-1 in overtime.

          • Nov 13th, 2017

          Public rallies around B.C. woman after life-altering brain aneurysm

          A GoFundMe page has been set up after a Langley mom was hospitalized

          Nanaimo students seek used eyeglasses for charity

          Third World Eye Care Society gives eyeglasses, exams to people in developing countries

          Effective meeting tips to be discussed at Nanaimo North Library branch

          Effective Meetings: A Practical Guide by the late Bruce Partridge will be discussed

          Money provided for salmon projects in Nanaimo

          Funding comes from Pacific Salmon Foundation’s Community Salmon Program

          Nanaimo event focuses on the future of forestry

          Environmentalists hold open house event at VIU on Nov. 8

          World VIU Days celebrate cultural connections

          Week of activities Nov. 6-12 at Nanaimo campus showcases global citizenship

          • Nov 5th, 2017

          Save power after Daylight Saving

          Remember to turn your clocks back an hour Sunday morning

          • Nov 3rd, 2017

          Nanaimo Hatchery hosts Spawning Day fundraiser

          Adopt a fish, eat salmon barbeque and watch spawning salmon at the annual event

          VIDEO: Our best photographs from October

          Vancouver Island’s best news photographs from our journalists and our readers