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More than 500 new child care spaces coming to Nanaimo-Ladysmith area

Nanaimo Ladysmith Public Schools to partner on accommodating 406 new child care spaces

Vancouver Island marmot population gets boost with help from Calgary Zoo

Seventeen pups to spend winter at Mount Washington recovery centre before being released next spring

Magic mushrooms to treat mental illness? Nanaimo lab studying the possibilities

Numinus Wellness gets federal approval for psychedelic drug research into mental health treatment

Nanaimo man in his 80s will cycle hundreds of kilometres in childhood cancer fight

Trevor Cradduck seeks to ride 750 kilometres to raise money in Great Cycle Challenge

Central Vancouver Island’s top health official retires

Island Health says Dr. Paul Hasselback’s replacement to be named shortly

COVID-19 pandemic estimated to lead to $2-million loss for Nanaimo area transit

Regional District of Nanaimo has been seeing gradual rider increase since mid-May

B.C. Ferries increasing passenger capacity after COVID-19 restrictions

Transport Canada 50-per-cent limit being phased out, no current plans to provide masks

Nanaimo-Ladysmith school district considers COVID-19 lessons in planning for fall

Elementary, secondary school committees formed to plan for next school year

Regional District of Nanaimo needs more rental housing, study finds

RDN directors will take another look at the report and consider next steps

Vancouver Island high school grads will receive words of wisdom from senior citizens

Residents of Nanaimo’s Berwick on the Lake writing letters to Grade 12 students for graduation

International students ‘biggest unknown’ in Nanaimo school district’s budget planning

Nanaimo Ladysmith Public Schools’ board will look at preliminary 2020-21 budget this week

Man dies in Jeep crash on backroad north of Ladysmith

Vancouver Island RCMP says accident occurred on McKay Lake Road on Tuesday evening

Ferry sailings from Departure Bay to start up again June 3

B.C. Ferries says it has chosen to resume service earlier than anticipated

Long weekend starting with two-sailing ferry wait to get to Nanaimo

Tsawwassen-Duke Point ferries reaching their pandemic-limited capacity

Nanaimo region pushing for a Vancouver Island-wide transportation master plan

Association of local governments on the Island working toward setting up committee

Two people injured in quad accident south of Nanaimo

Man and woman suffered injuries in McKay Lake area, says Cranberry fire chief

Nanaimo school district COVID-19 response includes loaning 2,000 Chromebooks

SD68 figuring out learning-at-home and technology needs through June and potentially into fall

Nanaimo Salvation Army sees 400 a day using meal program, needs donations

Dawne Anderson, fundraising and promo coordinator, says more clients being fed during pandemic

Nanaimo retirement community residents answer dance-off challenge

Berwick on the Lake residents show their moves out on their balconies