Nanaimo News Bulletin

Malahat SkyWalk will open to visitors this July

Highly anticipated attraction will take guests 250m above sea level

  • May 6, 2021

 

Nanaimo-Ladysmith school district shows off electric buses

New buses anticipated to reduce 17 tonnes of greenhouse gas emissions from SD68 buses

 

OPINION: Food system reform can change world for the better

'Long food movement' could be a road map to curb our current global follies, says columnist

  • May 6, 2021

 

RCMP investigating homicide in Port Alberni apartment

Investigators are still trying to determine the identity of the deceased

  • May 6, 2021

Vancouver Island’s COVID-19 case counts trending down

Fewer than 200 active cases on the Island, down from highs of 500-plus earlier this spring

  • May 6, 2021

Beefs & Bouquets, May 5

To submit a beef or a bouquet to the Nanaimo News Bulletin, e-mail editor@nanaimobulletin.com

  • May 5, 2021

City of Nanaimo installs new street banners envisioning ecological survival

Artist Becky Thiessen's designs depict cedar boughs and the Nanaimo estuary

  • May 5, 2021

Lantzville artist showcasing spring-themed ceramics and concept paintings

Heather Goldminc hosts annual spring sale at Claywworks Studio this weekend

  • May 5, 2021

Man sentenced in Nanaimo after causing a dog unnecessary pain and suffering

Kiefer Tyson Giroux, 26, of Nanoose Bay, given six-month sentence

Nanaimo author pens second book on ‘trailblazing’ Vancouver Island women

Haley Healey's 'Flourishing and Free' follows her 2020 debut 'On Their Own Terms'

  • May 5, 2021

Red dresses around Nanaimo a call for action on missing and murdered Indigenous women

Snuneymuxw Chief says the issue is a 'human rights crisis'

  • May 5, 2021

SAR crews help rescue hiker who plunged 10 metres onto rocks near Qualicum

Helicopter with winch system required for technical operation in remote location

  • May 5, 2021

Seniors’ homes on Island included in class action suit

Plaintiffs applying for class certification have to amend their submissions

  • May 5, 2021

UPDATE: Nanaimo Parkway reopens after crash involving semi trucks

35-year-old driver was taken to hospital with serious injuries

  • May 5, 2021

Video: Snowbirds hold first training session in Comox Valley in more than 2 years

The team will conduct their training from May 4 to 26 in the area

  • May 5, 2021

Conservation officers awaiting reports of wolves at the door in Port Hardy

Wildlife officials need more direct concrete information before reacting, as social media buzzes

  • May 4, 2021

Dogs aren’t allowed on Nanaimo’s beaches from now until fall

Dog owners who break the rules can be fined $150

  • May 4, 2021

Island Health trying to prevent overdoses by reaching out to men who use drugs alone

Health authority launching eight-week awareness campaign

  • May 4, 2021

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Debt is as out of control as virus

A 'fiscal albatross' has been slung around the necks of Canadians, says letter writer

  • May 4, 2021