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Friday, April 8, 2022 1:30 PM
Indigenous students at Vancouver Island University (VIU) will soon have access to more space as Shq'apthut (A Gathering Place) is expanded at the Nanaimo campus.
Friday, March 18, 2022 2:00 PM
People will soon begin moving into Samaritan Place, providing safe and secure homes for people experiencing homelessness in Nanaimo.
Friday, February 4, 2022 10:00 AM
Work is underway on new rental housing in Nanaimo that will provide 62 affordable homes for moderate- and low-income seniors and people living with disabilities.
Tuesday, December 21, 2021 11:00 AM
Snuneymuxw First Nation and the Province have reached an agreement that supports Snuneymuxw’s interests in the cannabis economy, including establishing a cannabis retail store that is expected to open in January 2022.
Monday, December 20, 2021 9:50 AM
Seniors throughout British Columbia will have a helping hand to connect those who are at risk of homelessness find housing and other vital mental-health supports, thanks to a provincial investment.
Thursday, October 14, 2021 8:30 AM
Sixteen British Columbians are qualified and working as certified early childhood educators, thanks to a Community and Employer Partnerships (CEP) project from the Government of British Columbia.
Tuesday, September 28, 2021 3:00 PM
As many as 30 eligible British Columbians will get skills training and local work experience to prepare them for jobs as certified dental receptionists.
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.
Tuesday, August 17, 2021 11:00 AM
The Government of B.C. is providing $305,000 for HarmCheck, a drug-checking technology developed at Vancouver Island University.
Thursday, August 5, 2021 11:45 AM
British Columbia’s network of public electric vehicle (EV) fast-charging stations is expanding with the opening of six new stations between Cassidy, Nanaimo and Port Alberni, making it easier for people travelling highways 1, 4 and 19 to charge up their EVs.