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Copper thefts leave Nanaimo street in the dark

Thieves strip copper wiring from 23 lamp standards in recent theft

Crews chain up fire truck to car teetering on tipping over

Firefighters help elderly couple exit car in danger of rolling over steep bank

Plans being put forward for Newcastle Island

Snuneymuxw First Nation will launch business plan and reveal images of proposals for Saysutshun

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Two cars collide at Enterprise Way intersection
Unmarked police SUV with lights and siren on crashes at parkway intersection
Nanaimo paramedics part of Team Canada
Nanaimo plays hockey in support of Humboldt

Financial plan to be voted on by Nanaimo councillors

This year’s budget includes a proposed property tax increase of 3.01 per cent

New European import vehicle-processing facility planned for Nanaimo assembly wharf

Cars destined for B.C. dealerships to be imported, processed and delivered through Nanaimo

Proposed oil spill response base in Nanaimo postponed

Construction was planned for this summer at Port Way location

VIDEO: Children’s health foundation announces $4.7M in funding on the Island

Money targeted to early childhood development, youth mental health, rural health-care access

Journalist tells the stories behind the B.C. election

Authors of best-seller A Matter of Confidence hold book signing Thursday at the Nanaimo Museum

New spill response bases on hold as pipeline paused

Future of six new bases, 125 jobs, on Vancouver Island in limbo over Kinder Morgan decision

Online report cards being tested at Nanaimo high school

System anticipated to be rolled out at all secondary schools in the district in the fall

Man hurt himself fleeing police in arrest in Cassidy

Independent Investigations Office of B.C. concludes investigation into Feb. 22 incident

Nanaimo night markets to start this summer

Commercial Street will close for Thursday night street markets in downtown Nanaimo

City of Nanaimo now looking for an interim CAO

A job opening for an interim chief administrative officer was posted on the city’s website this week

Nanaimo high school students hospitalized in brawl

At least 15 youths from two secondary schools were involved in a fight April 3 at baseball stadium

A&B Sound building a blank canvas for new public art gallery

Urban artists’ public gallery project aims to revitalize downtown Nanaimo intersection

Cowichan’s Big Stick paying tribute to Humboldt Broncos

Broncos logo adorns Stick, community plans light-up

Nanaimo woman sees five-and-a-half-month sentence for armed robberies

Caroline Green, 50, sentenced on April 10 at courthouse in Nanaimo

B.C. man dies after rescued from sinking fishing boat

A Prince Rupert fisherman dies after suffering apparent heart attack aboard troubled boat

Nanaimo cellphone-watch operations nail distracted drivers

Nearly 30 tickets issued for distracted and obstructed driving in March