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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.
Thursday, March 12, 2020 9:15 AM
Construction is underway on 23 new affordable rental homes in Nanaimo through a partnership between the Government of B.C. and the Vancouver Island Mental Health Society.
Wednesday, March 11, 2020 8:00 AM
To improve safety for people travelling along Highway 19A through the shopping district at the north end of Nanaimo, the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure is reducing the speed limit to 70 km/h, effective Monday, March 16, 2020.
Friday, March 6, 2020 9:45 AM
First Nations people can look forward to significant changes in the justice system following a decision by the BC First Nations Justice Council (BCFNJC) and the Province to endorse and sign a new First Nations Justice Strategy.
Monday, February 3, 2020 9:15 AM
British Columbia’s early childhood educators (ECEs) will now benefit from an expanded professional development program geared to exploring the latest child care teaching philosophies, curriculums and techniques.
Friday, January 17, 2020 11:09 AM
Child care is getting less expensive and easier to find in Nanaimo as the Province invests in 20 new child care spaces to give more parents the option to return to work, go back to school or pursue other opportunities.
Friday, December 20, 2019 11:30 AM
Twenty-seven new affordable homes are now available for moderate- to middle-income families and individuals with the opening of a new rental apartment building in Nanaimo.
Saturday, October 5, 2019 9:20 AM
Local teacher Chad Jobe, who goes above and beyond to creatively inspire his students’ learning experiences, has received a Premier’s Award for Excellence in Education at an award ceremony in Victoria.
Thursday, September 19, 2019 4:23 PM
On the evening of Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, an Asian giant hornet’s (vespa mandarinia) nest was located in the ground in the Robin’s Park area in south Nanaimo and destroyed.
Wednesday, September 11, 2019 1:00 PM
Three large insects found in the Nanaimo area in August have been confirmed by Canadian and international experts as Asian giant hornets (vespa mandarinia), the first time they have been found on Vancouver Island.