Local News

Discontent City campers break into empty elementary for ‘Schoolhouse Squat’

NANAIMO – Homeless camp residents and supporters announce they’ve ‘claimed’ Rutherford School

B.C. government providing temporary housing units to Nanaimo’s homeless

170 units will be provided, split between Labieux Road and Terminal Avenue locations

BC Ferries wants five new ships

Sights set on Canadian shipyards to build vessels for local routes

Shots fired at home near downtown Nanaimo
Dying motorcyclist gets last-ride tribute at Nanaimo hospital
Vancouver Island University showcases $64 million in new facilities at Nanaimo campus
Mayoral candidates debate their visions for leadership in Nanaimo

UPDATE: 15-year-old Nanaimo girl who was missing has been found

Nanaimo RCMP has been seeking public’s help to find Jada Charlie-Carlson

Jeep crashes into house in Nanaimo

Vehicle driven up onto front porch of house on Crace Street at Haliburton Street

More than 30 films shot in northern Vancouver Island region, $2M to economy

Film commission updates Regional District of Nanaimo on 2018 activities

Mayor says Nanaimo has land suitable for ‘rapid response’ to homelessness

Councillors to be presented with options at in camera meeting Wednesday, Oct. 3

Newspaper week calls for reader support

Nanaimo News Bulletin thanks readers and cherishes community partnerships

Nanaimo councillors agree to spend $300,000 on increased downtown services

Costs are linked with the impending closure of Discontent City

Expect unpredictable road conditions this long weekend, says ICBC

On average, four people are killed and 650 people are injured in 2,100 crashes in B.C. this weekend

Tour de Rock rolls into Nanaimo today

Tour started last Sunday in Port Alice and reaches Nanaimo on Sunday, Sept. 30

Nanaimo city councillors vote against changes to senior management contracts

Changes would have capped the number of sick days that can be banked

Another delay in dangerous driving causing death trial in Nanaimo

Dustin Dennis Zinter pleaded not guilty to charges related to 2015 accident on Yellow Point Road

Lantzville adopts economic development plan

Document states aim to revitalize village core, attract new businesses

Suspect in Nanaimo steals $300 worth of Himalayan dog treats

Thefts happened at Buckerfields over two days Sept. 19-20

Peace bond hearing for former Nanaimo CAO pushed back

Ex-city manager Tracy Samra has hired a new lawyer

Nanaimo RCMP ask for help finding missing man

George Pennicard hasn’t been seen or heard from since Sept. 20

All four lanes open on Malahat, more improvements to come

Province has completed $34-million safety improvement project

Freighters overstaying their welcome in the strait, say Vancouver Island MPs

Round-table meeting held Friday in Nanaimo to discuss impacts of commercial anchorages

Car flips in Nanoose Bay crash

Vehicle left on its roof far from road Saturday, Sept. 29