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Tuesday, September 14, 2021 3:15 PM
Construction is underway on a new development that will provide 180 market rental homes designed to be affordable for middle-income households in Nanaimo.
Wednesday, February 3, 2021 3:30 PM
Up to 24 eligible British Columbians will get skills and training to prepare them for jobs in the forest industry on Vancouver Island.
Tuesday, February 2, 2021 11:00 AM
People in Nanaimo will soon have a modern intensive care unit (ICU) at Nanaimo Regional General Hospital (NRGH), with construction now underway.
Wednesday, December 23, 2020 8:00 AM
Hundreds of local construction jobs are coming to the mid-island as Stuart Olson Construction Ltd. was selected as the design-build team for the new Nanaimo Correctional Centre.
Friday, June 19, 2020 11:15 AM
Students at two Nanaimo schools will soon be safe in the event of an earthquake, with seismic upgrades coming to Cilaire and Pleasant Valley elementary schools.
Saturday, May 4, 2019 9:04 AM
As part of its ongoing commitment to reduce wildfire threats, the B.C. government is providing a $47,390 community resiliency investment grant to the Regional District of Nanaimo to support projects in the Nanaimo area.
Thursday, April 11, 2019 2:30 PM
A piece of Vancouver Island’s coal mining history will be brought back to life through a $1.4-million contribution from the British Columbia government.
Friday, July 6, 2018 8:15 AM
People travelling on Highway 19A in Nanaimo will soon experience an easier drive, as a portion of the route will be resurfaced in summer 2018.
Wednesday, May 2, 2018 10:15 AM
An additional 40 engineering diploma and certificate seats at Vancouver Island University will give more students access to the technical skills needed for good-paying jobs in the booming tech industry.
Wednesday, March 21, 2018 9:00 AM
Under the BC Rural Dividend Program, the Government of British Columbia is providing $100,000 to the Gabriola Island Chamber of Commerce, Doug Routley, MLA for Nanaimo-North Cowichan, announced today on behalf of Doug Donaldson, Minister of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development.