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Police plan to get percussionist playing again

Police are in possession of a three-piece drum set that they wish to return to the rightful owner

Extradition stayed for Maple Ridge pair accused of ‘honour killing’

Source tells Black Press a lawyer filed a last-minute appeal in court

B.C. man dead after shooting near Alaska Highway

Police still routing traffic around scene in Porter Creek

Nanaimo firefighters launch smoke alarm education campaign

Nanaimo Fire Rescue kicks off a door-to-door campaign on smoke alarms this October

B.C. Legislature shines spotlight on Orange Shirt Day

Government members are joining Phyllis Webstad at the B.C. Legislature Thursday to raise awareness about the residential school legacy and her Orange Shirt Day message that “every child matters.”

Famous elk back with new headgear on Vancouver Island

He’s sporting a tarp, an innertube, and windchimes now but he’s the same frisky fellow from last year.

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Baby bed program arrives in Nanaimo

     

    Three vehicles collide at wet Waddington intersection

       

      SUV rolls off side of Nanaimo Parkway

         

        Salish Sea Marine Trail creates connections for paddlers

           

          University of Victoria rocked by racist social media post

          School president issues statement condemning the behaviour and says the matter is under investigation.

          Vehicle rolls three times in highway crash in Nanaimo

          Crash temporarily shuts down sections of Enterprise Way, old Island Highway

          Canada, U.K. using CETA as new trade model

          Long-heralded Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement, or CETA, comes into effect Thursday

          New Nanaimo garbage calendars on the way

          City gets ready to rev up new automated collection service to central Nanaimo this October

          Errington woman wanted by police

          Oceanside RCMP seek public’s help in locating 30-year-old wanted on five arrest warrants

          B.C. driver nabbed twice in 10 minutes for distracted driving

          September is distracted driving awareness month across B.C.

          OD prevention sites ‘important function’ for people already using

          Health officer says need for longterm solutions for opioid crisis

          Girl still trapped in collapsed Mexico school

          Her wiggling fingers became a symbol of hope after the devastating earthquake struck Mexico City

          Arctic cruise tourism comes of age

          Arctic cruise tourism has come a long way from its early days, but tourists still ask the same odd questions

          Puerto Rico seeks to rebuild after Hurricane Maria

          “The storm didn’t bother me, It’s the devastation. I get goosebumps. It’s going to take us a long time.”

          Baby bed program launches in Nanaimo

          Expecting families can get free baby beds and care gifts under new Island Health program

          Perfume stolen in home break-in in Nanaimo

          Laptops and watches also taken from home on Brookfield Drive sometime during the day on Sept. 9

          Campbell River RCMP asking for help finding missing person Savannah Omelko

          The 28-year-old was last seen in Coquitlam

          • Sep 20th, 2017