Nanaimo News Staff

RDN Transit to see rollout of 15 new HandyDart buses

Buses will have temporary protective barriers installed to prevent spread of COVID-19

100-pound gargoyle stolen from backyard in Nanaimo’s south end

RCMP asking for any information about the statue’s whereabouts

Island couple married on remote mountaintop, socially distanced and digitally connected to family

West Coast Helicopters lifts wedding onto Mount Cokely after COVID-19 cancelled previous plans

RDN Transit will start collecting bus fare again next week

Passenger limits will remain in effect on buses

Ferry sailings scheduled once again at Nanaimo’s Departure Bay terminal

BC Ferries announces that resumption of service June 3 includes four daily round trips

UPDATE: Woman airlifted with serious injuries, baby OK after crash in Nanaimo

Collision happened on Jingle Pot Road in East Wellington on Saturday afternoon

RCMP on Vancouver Island warn of alleged ‘violent offender’ with 10 outstanding warrants

Police on the Lower Mainland advise police on Vancouver Island to watch for wanted man

One senior allegedly punches another in dispute over off-leash dog on Nanaimo trail

Incident happened Thursday morning near Glen Oaks Drive

Canada-wide warrant out for man recently paroled in Nanaimo

Peter Ludvigson, 45, served sentence for break-and-enter and theft

Uzi-style pellet gun draws response, creates concern for Nanaimo RCMP

Two people arrested, released without charges Saturday

VIU planning for ‘hybrid’ education come fall semester

Vancouver Island University says it will combine online and face-to-face learning

Overdose advisory issued for all of Vancouver Island

Island Health noted increase in overdose deaths last week

BC Ferries reminds people to avoid non-essential long weekend travel

Vessels operating at 50 per cent capacity during pandemic

Canucks Alumni Association delivers pizza to Nanaimo hospital staff

Broadcaster Bernie Pascall made delivery this past week

Nanaimo RCMP asking for information as they investigate report of stabbing

Incident took place between south Nanaimo and downtown on April 27

Nanaimo RCMP warn that people are ‘prowling’ around late at night looking to steal

Police say incidents were reported in the hospital area and the Departure Bay neighbourhood

Vancouver Island teen won’t be next American Idol, but she’s excited about her future in music

Lauren Spencer-Smith, originally from Port Alberni, misses out on top 10 of reality TV talent show

Car upside down in front of Nanoose Bay property after rollover accident on the highway

Rollover crash occurred on Island Highway in Nanoose Bay, near Summerset Road