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Escaped inmate caught in Port Alberni

David Enease Blackmore had broken free from custody while attending his mother’s funeral.

Photo released of Qualicum Beach bank robbery suspect

On July 29 a man entered the TD Canada Trust bank branch and passed a teller a note demanding money

Investigators looking into arrest in Nanaimo after suspect sustains serious injuries

Police arrest suspect who had been allegedly making threats and touching female passengers on a bus

  • Aug 4th, 2017
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Boat crashes, sinks at French Creek Harbour
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Parksville KidFest 2017


    Solar eclipse in Qualicum Beach


      Armyworm infestation monitored with traps in Valley

      Pheromone traps are used to monitor, not control, insects

      Parksville Family Places updates safety policy

      Mother says child escaped through open door

      Dragon found in Cowichan Valley

      Forest company workers find a Bearded Dragon lizard wandering around on a logging road.

      Water limit at stage 3 for all nine Regional District of Nanaimo service areas

      Includes San Pareil, French Creek, Whiskey Creek

      • Aug 2nd, 2017

      RDN to renew Arrowsmith CPR Regional Trail licence

      Forest company offers regional district two-year access to the popular trail

      Ocean rescue needed as Tribal Journeys paddles onward

      Rough waters stall canoes at Neck Point in Nanaimo

      Dog with 100,000 fleas saved after blood transfusion

      Terrier from Lantzville that was surrendered to the SPCA had to be rushed to veterinary hospital

      Video shows alleged assault at Nanaimo city meeting

      City council to discuss next steps after receiving report on CAO’s workplace complaints

      Semi-trailer crash causes another road closure on Highway 4

      BC Hydro repairs transmission line near Ucluelet Junction

      Nanaimo fire chief reminds people about fire ban following bush fire

      Acting Nanaimo fire chief says it appears campfire-type fires are occurring in Rock City Road area.

      Smoke from wildfires filtering to Vancouver Island

      The haze in the sky is from the more than 100 wildfires burning throughout the province.

      Man arrested in Parksville after van stolen in Buckley Bay

      27-year-old of no fixed address to appear in Nanaimo Prov. Court.