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Nanaimo-Ladysmith candidates joust over access to healthcare and economic priorities

The candidates met Wednesday night for a debate at the Aggie Hall in Ladysmith

One final candidate added to the ballot in Nanaimo-Ladysmith

Echo White, an independent, says she would be a ‘promise-keeper’ in Parliament

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Crews respond to house fire on Machleary Street
On Remembrance Day, community pledges never to forget
Striking Western Forest Products union workers on Vancouver Island rally against concessions
Man seriously injured after shock and fall from electrical tower in Nanaimo

Lantzville to explore water options for Winds neighbourhood

Council to examine possibility of creating local service area

Residents, business owners vent frustrations over Nanaimo crime and drug activity

MLA says Nanaimo’s implementation of supportive housing ‘not a good model’

B.C. Cannabis Store to hold job fair in Nanaimo

Fair will take place on Oct. 15 at the Inn on Long Lake

Proposed outdoor cannabis farm faces opposition from Cedar residents

The residents held a meeting at the Cedar Community Hall to address those concerns Tuesday night

Lantzville expresses concerns about safety along Island Highway

District council requests increased enforcement, help from provincial government

City investigating source of substance spilled into Nanaimo Harbour

Silty grey spill spread concern when it flowed through downtown boat basin marina Monday

Communist candidate on the ballot in Nanaimo-Ladysmith

VIU student James Chumsa running for Communist Party of Canada

RCMP nab suspect right after break-in at Nanoose Bay business

Vincent Lebow arrested after police viewed surveillance video

Nanaimo councillor elected as UBCM director at large

Coun. Ben Geselbracht now tasked with lobbying the province

Piranhas found in Westwood Lake likely unwanted pets, conservation officers say

It’s against the law to introduce aquatic invasive species in B.C.

Two people beat up with baseball bats at Nanaimo’s Diver Lake

Police looking for suspects who were seen in newer-model orange car

Nanaimo anglers wonder if any more piranhas are biting

People fishing at Westwood Lake think there could be more piranhas in there

Orange Shirt Day proclaimed in Nanaimo

City of Nanaimo, Snuneymuxw First Nation make joint proclamation

Nanaimo-Ladysmith trustees given school assignments

Nanaimo school district announces trustee responsibilities for 2019-20

Lantzville switching to adjudication system to resolve bylaw disputes

Adjudication would avoid the need to hire legal counsel, says staff report

Nanaimo first responders suffering PTSD to benefit from $10K grant

Nanaimo and Tom Harris Community foundations hand out total of $90K to area groups