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UPDATE: Nanaimo’s Cilaire school given all-clear after morning bomb threat

Cilaire students were evacuated this morning after bomb threat

VIDEO: Branch burns on power lines in Nanaimo

Trees and branches on lines caused power outages during Nanaimo’s first snowy day of the season

Nanaimo councillor apologizes for comment about seniors and sidewalks

Coun. Jim Kipp said he was making point that adults have more responsibility for pedestrian safety

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67,000 homeowners get early-warning assessment notice

These notices have been sent out to homes with an above-average increase in their 2018 assessment

Ladysmith RCMP focused on impaired drivers following tragedy

RCMP Staff Sgt. Ken Brissard and local resident Denise Tutte have both lost loved ones

Council denies rezoning for proposed Linley Valley development

Councillors unanimously reject application for OCP amendment on Tanya Drive

Nanaimo resident chases suspects who stole inflatable snowman

Nanaimo RCMP say a resident recovered Christmas decorations on Country Club Drive on Dec. 3

Snow Day on Vancouver Island

Winter hit the Island early and hard on Tuesday

  • Dec 19th, 2017

Snowfall leads to widespread power outages across Nanaimo region

Close to 10,000 customers without power due to snow storm

City of Nanaimo reinstates sanitation manager

Charlotte Davis back in her old job less than three weeks after her firing

Diamond ring accidentally given away has been returned

Diamond ring mistakenly given away with spare change has been found and returned to its owner

Propane truck catches fire on highway in Lantzville

Crews were called to a vehicle fire on the highway near Lantzville Road on Tuesday morning

Recyclable collection in Nanaimo cancelled due to snow

City says bring bins in and put them out on next scheduled day

Power outages causing snow days for some Nanaimo students

Schools in Nanaimo open and buses running, says school district

Nanaimo school district taking initial steps to reconciliation

Shift underway to bring culture and indigenous ways of knowing into schools

Stuck truck blocks traffic on Rutherford hill

Traffic was totally blocked off Tuesday at about noon as crews assisted

Timeless Tales: The day Nanaimo’s entire police force quit

Visits to Nanaimo’s red light district prompted untimely resignation of Nanaimo’s police force.

Snow causing delays and cancellations at Nanaimo Airport

Nanaimo Airport president recommends checking website for latest info

Car crushed under tractor trailer in collision in Nanaimo

One motorist fled the scene, according to Nanaimo RCMP

Snowfall warning issued for Nanaimo

Environment Canada forecasts up to 10 cm near sea level and 20 cm over higher terrain.