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Nanaimo photographer a finalist in World Photographic Cup

Mike Woodworth recognized by competition for the second year in a row

Empty bowls being created, then filled

NDSS teachers, students prep for Empty Bowl Project fundraising soup dinner in December

Poppy a symbol of sacrifice and support

Poppy donations help veterans and Royal Canadian Legion charitable programs

Nanaimo charity helps to create fair-trade job opportunities abroad

Aldea Maya works with Rotary club to start sewing operation in Guatemalan highland village

Nanaimo food bank can fill its tanks with $20,000 donation for gas

Loaves and Fishes Community Food Bank will use Mid Island Co-op donation to fuel fleet

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Halloween and Stranger Things happening in downtown Nanaimo
Run for the Cure shows Nanaimo's will to battle breast cancer
Cedar Elementary School 'books' it at Chapters Nanaimo
Trauma compounded her mental health

88-year-old woman keeps shaving her head for Tour de Rock

NANAIMO - Senior parts with hair to raise $10,000 for Cops for Cancer

Interfaith Amigos find commonalities

Imam, pastor and rabbi will be at Nanaimo’s Bethlehem Centre from Oct. 26-28

Talent show: B.C. girl, 8, memorizes entire periodic table

Grade 4 student Maya Lakhanpal heads to B.C. talent show finals with unique talent

Dog psychic can help people better connect with their pets

Michele Wonnacott hosts one-day seminar in Nanaimo on Saturday, Nov. 17

Vancouver Island remembers

Important stories shared as Islanders salute those who made the greatest sacrifice

  • Nov 10, 2018

Remembering Northern B.C.’s Flying Tigers

The legend of World War Two pilots Albert and Cedric Mah, as told by their daughters

B.C. church bell to toll again in memory of First World War

Public invited to help ring the bell 100 times to mark 100 years since the armistice was signed

Purple poppies to remember animals of war

An eight-year-old girl from Kamloops is selling poppies, worn to remembers animals of war

  • Nov 7, 2018

B.C. cat loves paddleboarding

Cat owner JD Batbatan hopes his videos inspire people to get outside and enjoy the beauty of the Okanagan.

97-year-old B.C. veteran proudly displays 100-year-old Union Jack

Roy Shopland inherited the flag his mom brought to Canada when she emigrated from England in 1918.

World VIU Days celebrate university’s mix of cultures

Week-long event features music performances, hip hop forum and more

VIDEO: Moms Gone Wild thrill Canucks crowd

Members perform flash-mob Thriller routine at Rogers Arena on Halloween night

  • Nov 1, 2018

VIDEO: North Saanich home prize part of B.C. Millionaire Lottery

The grand prize winner can choose one of seven luxury homes around the province