Nanaimo News Bulletin

Iconic white raven spotted in area north of Nanaimo

Photographer John Domovich spotted rare bird earlier this week in Whiskey Creek area

  • Jun 6, 2020

 

Nanaimo-Ladysmith school district sees about a third of students return to class

Nanaimo Ladysmith Public Schools offers approximate tally during first week of back-to-school

 

South Wellington community association hopes to save old school from demolition

Nanaimo school district staff to report on fate of South Wellington Elementary later this month

 

Nanaimo man wanted on assault warrants

John Bates wanted following two separate incidents from earlier this year

  • Jun 5, 2020

Plan in place for B.C. Ferries to start increasing service levels

Ferry corporation reaches temporary service level agreement with province

  • Jun 5, 2020

RDN will look at collecting old bins once automated waste collection starts in the fall

Residents outside Nanaimo city limits to see new waste pickup model in October

UPDATE: Missing indigenous youth sought by Nanaimo RCMP located

Family of William Baker worried and said he was in company of people putting him at risk

  • Jun 5, 2020

Black Lives solidarity demonstration to be held in Nanaimo tomorrow

Event happening from 3-5 p.m. June 5 at Maffeo Sutton Park

  • Jun 4, 2020

Cortes Island affordable housing project hangs by a thread

Regional decision makers resort to COVID-19 concerns despite virtual meeting option and push hearing to September

  • Jun 4, 2020

Nanaimo pianist and future doctor honoured for ‘excellence in culture’

Devon Joiner is among this year's City of Nanaimo Culture and Heritage Award winners

  • Jun 4, 2020

North Island recreation camping site closed due to vandalism

Damage happens every year, forcing site manager to reallocate improvement budget to repairs

  • Jun 4, 2020

UPDATE: Missing teen quickly located

Caregivers had been worried about 18-year-old's safety

  • Jun 4, 2020

280-unit development in Lantzville will proceed to public hearing

Mayor says Clark/Medd properties affect municipality's future

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Property tax increase ‘heartless’ in these hard times

Pandemic has cost people their jobs, notes letter writer

  • Jun 3, 2020

Parcel stolen from front porch, Nanaimo RCMP looking for suspect

Unidentified woman allegedly stole package containing $400 smart watch

  • Jun 3, 2020

‘Disregard for human life:’ Nanaimo fentanyl trafficker gets four-year sentence

Michael Damien Byrne was arrested as part of 2017 bust

  • Jun 2, 2020

Considerations made to keep Island community’s drive-by birthday celebrations going

Trucks will tone it down or not use horns at all to bring some joy to kids and older folks

  • Jun 2, 2020

Friendly Cove and Kyuquot will remain closed until further notice

Transition of other B.C. communities will be monitored before a decision to ease restrictions

  • Jun 2, 2020

Snuneymuxw woman to head up indigenous health at Island Health

Dawn Thomas starting new role this week

  • Jun 2, 2020

Young killer whale untangles itself from trap line off Nanaimo’s Rocky Point

DFO marine mammal rescue unit was en route as whale broke free from prawn trap line