Nanaimo News Bulletin

City holds ‘relay’ to plant 600 trees and shrubs in Nanaimo

Trees were planted along Chase River and at Third Street Park

  • Nov 30, 2020

 

Fifth COVID-19 exposure reported on flight at Comox airport

Another exposure risk from flight originating in Calgary

  • Nov 30, 2020

 

Man dies in ATV crash northwest of Nanaimo

Incident happened on Northwest Bay Logging Road on Saturday afternoon

 

Medical team sent to Ehatis reserve near Zeballos to guide community through COVID outbreak

17 cases, eight recoveries and no hospitalizations as Island Health praises First Nation's response

  • Nov 30, 2020

Probe continues into grisly mid-Island discovery of 3 human bodies, 4 dead dogs

Police still want to speak with motorist who picked up hitchhikers near scene on Nov. 1

  • Nov 30, 2020

RCMP ask for help locating missing Nanaimo woman

Patricia Kent, 25, has not been seen nor heard from since Saturday, say police

  • Nov 30, 2020

Artist combines ceramics and journaling in first Nanaimo exhibition

Revelstoke's Kaisa Lindfors presents 'How to Feel Full' at Nanaimo Ceramic Arts

  • Nov 29, 2020

City proclamation calls on Nanaimo to unite to end violence against women

16 Days of Activism campaign started Nov. 25, continues to Dec. 10

  • Nov 29, 2020

Rona home improvement store in Nanaimo advises customers that worker has COVID-19

Store re-opened Sunday after being closed for cleaning Saturday

  • Nov 29, 2020

Development application delayed for high-profile Parksville property

Council refers restaurant/RV campground application to staff for further improvements

  • Nov 28, 2020

Drivers taken to hospital after T-bone crash on the old Island Highway in Nanaimo

Convertible and hatchback collided at Oliver Road on Saturday afternoon, impacting traffic

More windy weather on the way for Vancouver Island

Environment Canada issues special weather statement for Victoria, east coast of Island, north Island

  • Nov 28, 2020

Nanaimo RCMP’s mental health liaison says his role will take persistence and resilience

Const. Joshua Waltman talks about limiting anxiety and gaining trust of people in mental crises

Poet pens song as part of city’s Reimagine Nanaimo campaign

Sonnet L'Abbé encourages a friend to move to the city in 'Nazaneen: A Song for Nanaimo'

  • Nov 28, 2020

Qualicum Beach man $75K richer thanks to scratch-and-win ticket windfall

Winner plans on trips to Cape Breton and Scotland

  • Nov 28, 2020

Small plane crash in Comox Valley waters Saturday afternoon

Two rescued from plane that had flipped in water; no serious injuries reported

  • Nov 28, 2020

Ahousaht First Nation on lockdown over COVID-19

"Emotions are high. The anxiety is high. We want our community to pull through."

  • Nov 27, 2020

Cowichan Lake community comes together to help family get vital pool

Oliver Finlayson, 9, has Duchenne muscular dystrophy and hydrotherapy is a big help

  • Nov 27, 2020

Drivers taken to hospital after head-on crash on Nanaimo’s Bowen Road

Crash happened near Caspers Way intersection Friday afternoon

  • Nov 27, 2020

Ehattesaht First Nation’s COVID-19 nightmare: nine active cases, a storm and a power outage

The Vancouver Island First Nation in a lockdown since the first case was reported last week

  • Nov 27, 2020