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Smoky skies expected to continue throughout Monday

Some rain in the forecast for tonight and tomorrow

Anger growing among B.C. salmon anglers shut out of public fishery

Fisheries minister stands by “very difficult” decisions to limit openings

Aboriginal friendship centre to raise totem pole for missing and murdered indigenous women

Coast Salish artists William and Joel Good craft totem pole for Tillicum Lelum centre

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Protesters march in Nanaimo, calling for greater protection of forests and watersheds
Kerry Chang speaks after Bacon court appearance in Nanaimo
Arson suspected in fire that destroyed Nanaimo second-hand store
Firefighters put out brush fire along the old Island Highway in Nanaimo

International students call for COVID-19 immigration changes in Toronto

Group is calling on the provincial and federal governments to make post-graduate work permits renewable

Cabinet retreat to confront challenge of limiting damage from ongoing pandemic

Ministers are expected flesh out plans for the Sept. 23 throne speech

Frog tunnels installed near Tofino to keep amphibians safe while hopping under highway

Three new tunnels installed in Pacific Rim National Park Reserve

Pro-gun marchers speak out on federal government’s assault weapon ban

Trudeau government announced in May that it was banning the use, sale and import of assault weapons into Canada

Aline Chretien, wife of former PM, dead at 84

Aline Chretien shunned limelight but played influential role in private

B.C. approves plastic bylaws in 5 communities, aims for provincial plan

The new provincial regulation will take between six to eight months to develop

Smoke from distant fires in U.S. pose ‘very high risk’ for air quality in B.C.

Environment Canada says children, the elderly and pregnant women should avoid spending too much time outdoors

VIDEO: Trudeau, Tam defend Canadian response times to COVID-19 pandemic

Tam said the information about the virus was changing rapidly, but the work in Canada was constant

Vancouver Island Lotto 6/49 ticket worth big bucks

Someone smiling after Saturday, Sept. 12 draw

School buses of Gabriola students will be ferried to and from Nanaimo each day

New service starts due to challenges of physical distancing aboard MV Quinsam ferry

Regional District of Nanaimo plans 2 per cent hike in water rates

Increase will help pay for maintenance and uprades to water systems

COVID-19: Regional District of Nanaimo not ready to hold in-person meetings

Board decides to refer matter for budget discussions in 2021

Car crash causes detours at Terminal Avenue

No one hurt in accident Saturday at Terminal Avenue, St. George Street and Princess Royal Avenue

Green leadership hopeful brings message to Comox Valley

David Merner says he can win his seat and bring party together