Nanaimo News Staff

Island Health creates executive position dedicated to Indigenous health

Dawn Thomas starting new role this week

Nanaimo RCMP ask for tips to find man wanted for violating terms of his release

Police say Ryan Harris should be considered violent

Man dies in ATV accident south of Nanaimo

Incident happened on backroad Friday night in Nanaimo Lakes area

Missing man thought to be in Nanaimo

Nanaimo RCMP ask for public’s help in locating Kevin Golze, 45

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