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Community recognizes National Aboriginal Day

Celebrated held in Nanaimo both on Newcastle Island and at Maffeo Sutton Park downtown.

Ferries sail into summer schedule

B.C. Ferries has instituted its seasonal schedule with more sailings are being added

Driver airlifted to Victoria after crash in Lantzville

Two-vehicle collision occurred on Lantzville Road near Superior Road

Mother of murdered Alberta girl faces accused killer

Hailey Dunbar-Blanchette’s mother faced her accused killer, Derek Saretzky, in court

Clark pledges $1-billion in childcare spending

Christy Clark continued rebranding the BC Liberals this week, ahead of the Speech from the Throne

UPDATE: Tim Shields’ defence suggests ‘bathroom incident’ was consensual

Worker says she was told by RCMP adviser she would be labelled troublemaker if she complained

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Ride Don't Hide 2017 takes place June 25 in Nanaimo
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Ride for Dad rolls out
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Photo gallery: Nanaimo Pride Pet Parade 2017
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SD68 superintendent remembers ex-B.C. Lions coach Don Matthews
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Ride Don’t Hide pedals for mental health this weekend

Canadian Mental Health Association event seeks to raise money, mental illness awareness

Public can weigh in on future land use on 1 Port Drive

The City of Nanaimo will hold an open house June 21

Council hopefuls full of ideas at first all-candidates meeting

The first all-candidates meeting in Nanaimo’s city council byelection was held Tuesday

Art piece vandalized at Nanaimo park

Paleo dentriticus, part of temporary public art program, has been removed from Maffeo Sutton Park

25 per cent of organs donated in B.C. came from fentanyl overdose deaths

In the first six weeks of 2017, B.C. Transplant says there were 20 organ donors in the province

Victoria trainer Adam Zugec devastated following boxer Tim Hague’s death

Zugec was in fighter Adam Braidwood’s corner during fatal fight with Hague

Summer solstice brings sunshine to Vancouver Island

Environment Canada is calling for lots of sun throughout the weekend and highs up to 30.

Stay safe in the sun this summer

Dr. Harvey Lui has some tips for protecting your skin, and busts a few myths about tanning.

Indigenous group’s billboard criticizes Canada 150

Billboards near Kelowna offer a different perspective on Canada celebrations

Man dies of self-inflicted gunshot wound in Nanaimo parking lot

Police say 26-year-old Nanaimo man found in 2000 block of Island Highway North

B.C. Liberals pitch electric car stations

Christy Clark government facing defeat in legislature after throne speech

Byelection candidate’s bike stolen

Nanaimo city council candidate has signature bicycle stolen

City announces buyer for 100 Gordon Street

Developer to build 118-room hotel near Vancouver Island Conference Centre