Local News

Nanaimo RCMP probe eight fires at Brechin Elementary School

Police say fires appear to have been set intentionally

Limits on chinook sport fishing could cause devastating economic ripples

Vancouver Island fishing guides concerned over salmon sport catch reductions to save declining stock

Contaminated soil to stay at contentious Shawnigan Lake site?

Reaction: “The community would lose their minds if this plan proceeds.”

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Two cats die in house fire in Nanaimo
Car towed from ditch after accident on Nanaimo highway
City of Nanaimo creates new task force on homelessness
Police chase ends on Nanaimo Parkway

IIO B.C. looking into allegation of assault by Nanaimo RCMP

Police arrested a cabin break-in suspect in the Nanaimo Lakes area in February

Man pleads guilty to child porn charges in Nanaimo, Crown alleges 250,000 images

Psychiatric assessment requested by Crown, sentencing to be set June 4 in Nanaimo court

Man sentenced to 5.5 years for 1999 rape at Abbotsford music festival

James Redden, formerly of Nanaimo, was charged in 2015 after cold case reopened

PPC leader Bernier works to build party’s profile in Nanaimo-Ladysmith

People’s Party of Canada candidate Jennifer Clarke and leader Maxime Bernier hold town hall

Federal environment minister in Nanaimo-Ladysmith to boost Liberal campaign

Catherine McKenna knocked on doors today with candidate Michelle Corfield

City wants public input on shopping bag bylaw

City launches public consultation on single-use shopping bags regulation

Machete- and bat-wielding tent city residents to stand trial this spring

William Robert Francis Carrigan, Shane Edwards Steinhauer face assault with weapon charges

Nanaimo joins National Day of Action on the Overdose Crisis

Drug users demand national, provincial, municipal funding and policy changes to end overdoses

B.C. Ferries reveals plans for downtown Nanaimo terminal improvements

Terminal development plan proposes more vehicle space, better terminal access, and twin ferries

NDP say affordable housing ‘fundamental’ to their campaign

Jagmeet Singh promises 500,000 new units of housing if New Democrats form government

UPDATE: Missing Nanaimo man found safe

Nanaimo RCMP report Van Phap Truong found safe

Bernier arrives in Nanaimo-Ladysmith to amplify PPC campaign

People’s Party of Canada leader in Nanaimo-Ladysmith for three days of campaigning

Scheer rallies Conservatives in Nanaimo-Ladysmith

Conservative Party of Canada leader campaigning in the riding today

RDN bolsters its emergency support services

RDN board presented with update on emergency services at April 9 committee of whole meeting

People get taste of legal system at Nanaimo Law Day

Event at courthouse in Nanaimo featured mock trial featuring the Big Bad Wolf

Concept plans presented for Lantzville’s Ware Road property

Plan includes mixed-use buildings, various housing choices

Nanaimo RCMP ‘fully expect’ task force to cut down on crime in Terminal and Labieux areas

B.C. housing minister acknowledges ‘significant increase’ in calls to service