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Vancouver Island housing markets world-class in their unaffordability

Victoria, Nanaimo, Comox Valley among 20 least affordable in survey of Canada, US, UK and more

Check immunization records for measles: Island Health

Washington State outbreak has officials urging Islanders to be proactive

Nanaimo goes to polls today in B.C. byelection

Voters will test the strength of NDP’s minority government in the province

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Nanaimo Island ConnectEd students win Innovative Solution Award
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Post snow storm snow clearing
Island can expect 'one-two punch' of snowstorms

Lantzville asking for speculation tax exemption from B.C. government

Lantzville has been included in the speculation tax since the beginning

City says there’s an action plan around supportive housing concerns

Park Watch asks City of Nanaimo for help with crime prevention at Beban Park

Four vehicles smashed up in rollover on Milton

Driver taken to hospital after Monday night accident

Women barricade themselves in bedroom during Nanaimo home invasion

Women update 911 operator during seven-minute wait for police after man kicked in front door.

More than 9,000 people have already voted in the Nanaimo byelection

Rising advance voting numbers are a trend, says University of Victoria professor

Police raid Leaf Compassion dispensary on the Island

Owner in court Tuesday on charges from two years ago

Nanaimo RCMP looking for owner of missing rings

Wedding and engagement rings turned in to RCMP

City of Nanaimo rekindles wood stove rebate program

City offers rebates to swap out old wood stoves for cleaner heating alternatives

Crown, defence rest their cases in Nanaimo drive-by shooting trial

Judge Robin Baird to render decision on Armaan Singh Chandi on Feb. 11

Liberal lean in Nanaimo could lead to provincial election: poll

Poll shows Liberal leader Harris has more than 40 per cent of support ahead of Nanaimo by-election

Nanaimo byelection candidates address supportive housing concerns

Thursday’s debate included discussion of homelessness, addictions and crime

Nanaimo’s Hemmens to sit on VIRL executive committee

Vancouver Island Regional Library held its AGM Jan. 19 and elected a new board

Downtown Nanaimo saw a 25 per cent market change, says B.C. Assessment

B.C. Assessment breaks down property value increases by neighbourhood

Nanaimo Airport soars past Comox to become second-busiest airport on the Island

Air Canada Rouge to resume seasonal non-stop service between Nanaimo and Toronto this summer

Prince Rupert cleared to end boil water notice

City has downgraded from boil water notice to a water quality advisory after six weeks

Call from alert driver leads to seizure of cash, suspected drugs by Nanaimo RCMP

Accused said to be driving in and out of lanes on old Island Highway