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Subsequent mayors’ resignations leaves Island village with a governance vacuum in perilous times

Sayward council will confer to elect an interim mayor almost a month after previous resignation as it continues to tackle COVID-19 with an emergency response team

Semi truck crash causes power outage in Nanaimo's south end
Patient airlifted after crash in Nanaimo's East Wellington area
Nanaimo woman tries her best to save turkey vulture attacked by eagles
Driver hurt after flipping car, knocking out power pole on Extension Road

City of Nanaimo looking at ways it can lessen property tax increase

Planned 5.2-per cent increase being updated to 4.5, city considering reducing it to 3.8 or 1.0

Firefighters worked 10 hours to put out brush fire near Nanaimo River

Hectare-and-a-half blaze broke out Thursday on Nanaimo River Road

UPDATE: Serious crash south of Nanaimo happened while car was making U-turn

28-year-old motorcyclist airlifted to Victoria hospital Saturday with life-threatening injuries

Three motorcycles and a car involved in serious crash on Morden Road south of Nanaimo

Two patients transported to hospital, one airlifted with life-threatening injuries

Greater Victoria Indigenous artist takes unique approach to COVID-19 masks

Howard La Fortune thought he’d have some fun in designing a homemade mask

Nanaimo lawyers worry about court backlogs due to COVID-19-related closures

Nanaimo courthouse closed except for certain matters deemed essential

Whitewater rafters from Nanaimo and Qualicum aid Americans stranded in Grand Canyon

Expedition recovers overturned raft before returning to Canada and quarantine

City of Nanaimo’s park ambassadors offer physical-distancing reminders

Program being expanded from Westwood Lake and Maffeo Sutton to other parks

Thief smashes windshield to steal speaker in Nanaimo

RCMP report series of vehicle break-ins this week

Prospective tenants thwart Craigslist rental scam in Nanaimo

Online post advertised Tamara Drive home, according to Nanaimo RCMP

RDN adds extra measures at Cedar Skate Park as people defy COVID-19 rules

RDN rec and parks GM says barriers and security in place, but more measures may be needed

RDN seeing development continue at pre-COVID-19 levels

Regional District of Nanaimo staff working with developers, builders

Vancouver Island leaders plead for stronger long weekend ferry restrictions

More than 30 officials back North Cowichan mayor’s letter asking B.C. to block non-essential travel

UPDATE: Unconscious driver revived with Narcan following crash on Nanaimo’s Boxwood Road

Collision between car and transport truck triggers impaired driving by drugs investigation