Nanaimo News Bulletin

Second hybrid ferry for Nanaimo-Gabriola route launched overseas

Island-class vessel will enter service in 2022

  • Apr 22, 2021

Shopping carts found burning in Nanaimo park

Firefighters douse flaming carts and contents on asphalt pathway

Study: Tofino fish farm sea lice infestations add fuel to push to remove open pens

Ahousaht First Nation asking for higher standards than what DFO requires

  • Apr 22, 2021

Woman hopes cat-stalking Fanny Bay cougar can avoid euthanization

Conservation officers do not relocate the animals from Vancouver Island

  • Apr 22, 2021

15-year-old choked in Beacon Hill tent, Victoria police assaulted while intervening

Police searching for 38-year-old suspect, two officers injured in altercation with park residents

  • Apr 21, 2021

An Island girl’s wish is answered as her cat came back

Courtenay family reunited with cat that went missing in Ucluelet in 2019

  • Apr 21, 2021

Beefs & Bouquets, April 21

To submit a bouquet or a beef to the Nanaimo News Bulletin, e-mail

  • Apr 21, 2021

Driver leaves scene after rollover crash in Nanoose Bay

No injuries reported in Dolphin Drive incident

  • Apr 21, 2021

Electric bus on trial run serving Nanaimo-to-Victoria route

Vancouver Island Connector and Tofino Bus trying out 41-seat electric coach for three months

  • Apr 21, 2021

Nanaimo city council supports call for tougher penalties, criminal justice reforms

Council concerned that repeat offenders keep being released, votes to send letter to B.C. government

Nanaimo teacher-librarian fired for checking out too-graphic graphic novel to student

Matthew Lettington had been previously disciplined

  • Apr 21, 2021

Qwam Qwum Stuwixwulh school sees COVID-19 case

Potential exposure dates April 13-15, says Nanaimo Ladysmith Public Schools

  • Apr 21, 2021

Some Island firefighters not prioritized for COVID-19 vaccine despite working on frontlines

Saanich members express frustration, department calls on Island Health to take action

  • Apr 21, 2021

Two more COVID-19 cases identified as part of outbreak at Nanaimo hospital

Island Health says outbreak remains contained to one unit and the 'hospital is still a safe place'

  • Apr 21, 2021

Victoria hits record-breaking number of monthly COVID-19 flight exposures

As of April 21, 10 flight exposures reported for the month

  • Apr 21, 2021

White Rapids anxious to dive into the pool

Things may look slightly different this year due to safety considerations, says columnist

  • Apr 21, 2021

City of Nanaimo adopts bylaw to create new downtown business improvement association

Chamber of commerce says next steps will be a board of directors and five-year strategic plan

City of Nanaimo will ask for expressions of interest to operate tiny cabin sites

Staff expresses concern about workload, councillor says sheltering people must take priority

City of Nanaimo, VIU formalize relationship with memorandum of understanding

COVID-19 business recovery, getting youths active among current initiatives

COVID-19 outbreak now over at seniors’ facility in Nanaimo

Island Health commends Longlake Chateau for containing the spread of the virus

  • Apr 20, 2021