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Trees cannabis dispensaries will close in Nanaimo as soon as product sells out

The company decided it was best to close all locations as soon as possible to avoid further seizures

District of Lantzville posts $3.1-million revenue shortfall

Shortfall due to accounting around certain capital projects, according to staff

Nanaimo port authority CEO elected Pacific ports president

Ian Marr elected president of Association of Pacific Ports; Nanaimo to host 2020 conference

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March for Climate held in Nanaimo in lead-up to global strike

Ex-Nanaimo hospice society executive sentenced to jail, must pay $106K restitution

Susan Maureen Steen pleaded guilty to defrauding Central Okanagan Hospice Association

Man charged in Brentwood Bay murder denied bail

Alan Charles Chapman will remain in custody

Nanaimo roofers uncover old-time brewery signs

Hand-painted metal signs from Union Brewery used as roof flashing on century-old house

Attempts to disentangle humpback off north Vancouver Island fail

PHI, a regularly seen in the Campbelll River area, was last seen heading north from Port Hardy

Parksville supportive housing complex to open in August

Residents will begin moving into facility at 222 Corfield on Aug. 19

Nanaimo bar stamp makes it into Nanaimo Museum

City presented with framed stamp, Canada Post presented with accurate Nanaimo bar recipe

UPDATE: Nanaimo RCMP say missing teenage girl found safe

14-year-old Madison Olebar had was reported missing earlier this week, and has now been found

Police ask for help in locating missing Ladysmith man

Frederick (Freddy) Seward reported missing on July 22

  • Jul 29, 2019

Island Health issues overdose advisory for Nanaimo and Parksville

Health authority offers strategies for safer drug consumption

VIU, RDN ponder unlimited-use bus pass for students

Preliminary discussions between university and regional district have taken place

RDN votes against mileage allowance for walking and biking

Majority of Regional District of Nanaimo directors vote down amendments to remuneration bylaw

Car catches fire on the highway south of Nanaimo

No injuries after Audi catches fire on Trans-Canada Highway near Kipp Road

Oceanside RCMP collar ‘prolific offender’ after vehicle becomes stuck in creek bed

Subaru had been reported stolen on June 26 from Nanaimo

  • Jul 27, 2019

Man taken to hospital after early-morning stabbing in downtown Nanaimo

Nanaimo RCMP say several arrests were made at scene Saturday on Skinner Street

Nanaimo RCMP are asking the public to help locate a missing woman

Amy Lynn Dowell has not been seen or heard from by her family in months