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Ladysmith Ambassadors thank community, prepare to pass crowns

The three Ladysmith Ambassadors for 2016-2017 are sending a special farewell message to the community.

Cassidy Country Kitchen break-in overnight Sunday

The Cassidy Country Kitchen was broken into for the second time since January overnight on Sunday.

NDP, Greens debate education at Nanaimo’s first all-candidates meeting

B.C. Liberals decline invitations to participate at debate hosted by Nanaimo District Teachers’ Union

O’Leary discusses immigration, economy during Conservative leadership campaign stop in Nanaimo

Canadian television personality meets with Conservative supporters in Nanaimo

Police raid Duncan’s homeless camp, make arrest

Camp leader Crissy Brett taken into custody

Drug paraphernalia found on Cowichan school property

Cowichan Pre-School looks for solutions to protect students

Trudeau vows to stand up for Canada after Trump comments


B.C. NDP leader promises to address lack of family doctors


Pot laws would give police power to test drivers saliva


NDP criticizes timeframe of federal pot legalization plan


Shooting at south Nanaimo hotel leaves one dead

Nanaimo RCMP said one man was taken into custody in relation to the incident

  • Apr 19th, 2017

Ladysmith hires arborist to assess tree canopy near Ryan Place

The Town of Ladysmith is considering options for the tree canopy near Ryan Place.

Updated: B.C. Liberal leader Christy Clark attends rally in Nanaimo

B.C. premier touts economic success and Island-specific plan

UPDATE: One man arrested after woman found badly beaten, handcuffed in Herd Road area

Man who helped thought at first that she was wearing a Halloween mask

Nanaimo RCMP search for four suspects in alleged theft of meat, electronics

Nanaimo police believe suspects in alleged theft might be from elsewhere on Vancouver Island

  • Apr 12th, 2017