Victoria Crescent Association takes the neighbourhood into its own hands

Residents and business owners are taking initiative to bring change to the street

Spontaneous combustion sparked destructive house fire in north end

Rags and foam brushes saturated with wood stain caused the early-morning fire Saturday in Nanaimo

Hazmat team inspects Duncan drug house

Team finds traces of fentanyl in house where major drug bust occurred on July 8

Williams Lake hopes to reopen city soon, says mayor

RCMP and Canadian Armed Forces keep city secure

John Horgan to meet with Prime Minister Trudeau in Ottawa

He will be discussing BC wildfires, softwood lumber and the ongoing opioid crisis with officials.

Wildfire evacuation numbers beginning to decline

More people allowed back into their homes, but threat to leave remains high and depends on weather.

Nanaimo teen crowned National Canadian Miss 2017
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Harris Auto Group tubber wins bathtub race


World Championship Bathtub Race festivals and parade in Nanaimo


House burns in north Nanaimo


Strong support for Qualicum Beach restaurant damaged by vandals

Island SodaWorks Bistro reports smashed windows, plants, others affected

ICBC rates could go up 30 per cent by 2019: report

NDP promises improvements won’t include photo radar

RCMP officer cleared in 2015 fatal shooting

No charges will be forwarded to the Crown in officer-involved shooting on Vancouver Island.

UPDATED: Winston Blackmore and James Oler found guilty in B.C.’s landmark polygamy trial

The two church leaders were accused of having multiple wives.

Several new blazes sparked over the weekend

Wildfire conditions remain stable in B.C., although several new blazes sparked

Qualicum Beach council accused of clear-cutting

Qualicum Beach residents want the trees to stay

VIDEO: Harris Auto Group bathtub wins Nanaimo’s great race

Brandon Leigh won Nanaimo’s Great International World Championship Bathtub Race on Sunday

Boat runs aground on a reef in Nanaimo harbour

Royal Canadian Marine Search and Rescue says Nanaimo Port Authority, C-Tow also on scene

Community celebrates the life of Tom Harris

Businessman remembered for all the ways he positively impacted people in Nanaimo

PHOTOS: Nanaimo Bathtub weekend street festivals and parade

Images from the Sail Past on Wheels Parade and Commercial Street and Victoria Crescent festivals.

Evacuation order lifted for 100 Mile House and South Cariboo

The evacuation orders in the area have been downgraded to alerts

UPDATE: House burns in north Nanaimo

Nanaimo Fire Rescue put out a fire that caused extensive damage to a house on Rovere Place.