Federal government to boost treatment options for opioid drug users: minister

More than 2,800 people died last year as a result of the overdose crisis

Crown appeals stay against Jamie Bacon in Surrey Six killings

B.C.’s prosecution service says judge’s decision reveals ‘errors of law’

BC Ferries adds extra sailings for Christmas

More than 175 sailings are being added, including 130 between the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island

Car and truck collide on foggy night
    Public school gets first library
      Nanaimo Christmas hamper program seeks food items
        Tempo Dance Academy Enchanted Christmas

          Red Scorpion associates cuffed in drug-trafficking bust

          Kamloops RCMP lay charges in connection to Red Scorpion drug trafficking ring

          Emergency response ‘well executed’ in B.C. carbon monoxide poisoning

          Emergency Health Services talks about how first responders dealt with this ‘mass casualty event’

          Former owner of flea-infested dog charged with animal cruelty

          Dog from Lantzville, who had tens of thousands of fleas upon surrender, now thriving in new home

          Firefighters protect seaside California towns as blaze rages

          A flare-up on the western edge of Southern California’s largest and most destructive wildfire sent residents fleeing Sunday

          Legacy of Amanda Todd lives on through B.C. foundation

          Todd’s mother Carol stresses the importance of putting the phone down and talking with children

          Nanaimo RCMP searching for bank robbery suspect

          Arrest warrants issued for Brandon Maxwell Hopkins of Nanaimo

          Putin declares victory on visit to air base in Syria

          Declaring a victory in Syria, Putin on Monday visited a Russian military air base in the country and announced a partial pullout of Russian forces from the Mideast nation.

          Pipe bomb explodes in NYC subway

          Pipe bomb strapped to man explodes in NYC subway, injuring 4

          Canada’s only commercial spaceport hopes to launch 12 rockets per year

          Nova Scotia’s rocket launch site hopes to eventually host 12 launches per year

          City of Nanaimo’s union workers boycott Christmas party

          Hundreds of city staff members choose not to attend luncheon Thursday

          VIDEO: Foggy-weather crash in Nanaimo caught on dashcam

          Accident occurred Friday, Dec. 8 at about 6:20 p.m. at the old Island Highway and 107th Street

          House in East Wellington area burns down

          Six occupants evacuate safely, but chicks die in fire Sunday

          Site C decision coming Monday

          Premier John Horgan to announce fate of dam project at B.C. legislature

          Updated: Suspect in Salt Spring murder held under Mental Health Act

          Police arrested a 22-year-old man, but are providing few other details

          One person missing after fire destroys multiple homes in Cumberland

          Two homes on Penrith Avenue were destroyed and another was heavily damaged this weekend

          VIDEO: B.C. to end geographic area rent increases, close fixed-term lease loopholes

          Both clauses allowed landlords to raise rents above the max annual allowable rent increase