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‘Boring’ budget tabled ahead of election

NANAIMO – B.C. Liberals plan to balance the books next fiscal year by selling off assets and raising taxes.

Residents step up and out for Coldest Night of the Year

NANAIMO - The Island Care Crisis Society hopes to reach its fundraising target of $30,000.

Predator bird control continues at regional landfill

NANAIMO - Regional District of Nanaimo OKs bird control services contract worth $650,000.

Smoking cited as cause of townhouse fire

NANAIMO – Third smoking-caused fire of 2013 leaves nine people temporarily homeless.

Council adopts 2013-2017 financial plan

NANAIMO – Taxpayers on the hook for more than half of $175-million 2013 budget.
Speech disorder challenging for family

Speech disorder challenging for family

NANAIMO – Mom aims to raise awareness, money through walk.

Council delays decision on Nanaimo Centre Stage options

Community theatre needs immediate repairs to protect users, public from potential of falling bricks and stucco.
Things heat up with live-fire training

Things heat up with live-fire training

NANAIMO - Firefighters heat things up over the weekend with a live-fire training on Northfield Road Saturday and Sunday.

Grant helps employers increase summer staffing

NANAIMO – Employers looking to increase staffing for the summer able to access some federal dollars.

Empire Days fireworks return in May

NANAIMO – Pyrotechnic display that has become a much-anticipated part of the Victoria Day long weekend in Nanaimo is a go.