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Tuesday, November 22, 2011 2:38 PM
The Regional District of Nanaimo received $24,500 from the wood stove exchange program to encourage residents to trade in their smoky old wood stoves for a high-efficiency model or other clean-burning appliance, Environment Minister Terry Lake announced today.
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 2:59 PM
Two Nanaimo residents are recipients of BC Housing Education Awards that will help them further their education, achieve their goals and improve their lives.
Friday, September 23, 2011 2:15 PM
Shq'apthut, a new Aboriginal gathering place opening today at Vancouver Island University (VIU), will help Aboriginal students feel comfortable and supported in their post-secondary education, assisting them to succeed in school and giving them the opportunity for good jobs to support their families.
Thursday, September 22, 2011 9:30 AM
A new apartment building that will provide 36 supportive homes for individuals at risk of homelessness is under construction in Nanaimo.
Tuesday, September 13, 2011 2:00 PM
Two supportive housing developments proposed for Nanaimo will enter the next stage of the planning process with a call for Expressions of Interest (EOI) being issued on Sept. 13, 2011.
Thursday, September 1, 2011 10:08 AM
Thanks to more than $97,000 in provincial Brownfield Renewal funding two brownfield sites in Nanaimo can begin the process of redevelopment.
Friday, August 5, 2011 1:00 PM
British Columbia's Community Gaming Grant Review will make a stop in Nanaimo with a community forum scheduled for Friday, Aug. 12 at Vancouver Island University.
Wednesday, July 13, 2011 11:00 AM
How much sodium, represented in cups of salt, does the average British Columbian consume each year? The correct answer is 11. To stay healthy, we need less than the equivalent of five cups of salt a year.
Tuesday, June 28, 2011 11:00 AM
The Province is responding to ongoing community support of the E&N Railway by investing $7.5 million to help restore passenger train service on Vancouver Island.
Friday, June 10, 2011 2:45 PM
As the doors officially opened at a new supportive and affordable housing development for Aboriginal Youth and Elders in Nanaimo, a neighbouring youth safe house broke ground.