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Striking Western Forest Products workers willing to ‘modify position’ if talks progress

Brian Butler, USW 1-1937 president, says union and WFP to meet Thursday, Dec. 12

Mid-Island flu bug quiet, but health authority still recommends flu shot

Dr. Paul Hasselback says 260,000 doses of vaccine distributed so far

UPDATE: Lockdown lifted at Nanaimo schools after threat

Police presence remains at Dover Bay, Nanaimo District Secondary School and McGirr Elementary

Without a deal since June, Nanaimo teachers rally

No substantive contract offer since April 2, says Nanaimo teachers’ union president

Vancouver Island woman seeks knitters to make blankets for cats

Dale Burke inspired by creator of Comfort for Critters

Nanaimo man caught with more than 200,000 child porn images to be sentenced

Crown says Aaron Macrae recorded video of children on buses and at his workplace

Talks between Western Forest Products and union break down

No more negotiations imminent between United Steelworkers 1-1937 and company

Nanaimo region asked to consider free bus passes for students

Tyler Brown, RDN transit committee chairman, hopes to explore fully subsidized bus passes for youths

VIU professor hopes project helps to humanize casualties of war

Vancouver Island University professor works on Nanaimo Remembers and letters projects

Discipline for vaping like ‘whack-a-mole,’ says Island school official

Nanaimo Ladysmith Public Schools assistant superintendent says focus is on prevention

Striking Western Forest Products union workers on Vancouver Island rally against concessions

United Steelworkers Local 1-1937 holds march and rally in Nanaimo

Nanaimo’s singing superintendent wins award, though not a Grammy

Canadian Association of Communicators in Education recognizes SD68 for communications initiatives

Island groups working hard to make tourism sustainable

Environmental efforts for tourism discussed at Island economic summit panel discussion

Table-top game players do battle in Nanaimo

Kippers’ Melee, featuring Warhammer, Age of Sigmar and other games, held at VICC Oct. 26-27

SUV used to smash door in Nanaimo break-and-enter had been stolen that same day

Arbutus Music door smashed in with Volkswagen in Oct. 5 theft

New Zealand cabinet minister comes to Nanaimo on Indigenous fact-finding visit

Tracey Martin, Minister of Children, learns about child services offered by Kw’umut Lelum

Supportive housing lawsuit goes before B.C. Supreme Court in Nanaimo

B.C. Housing, Island Crisis Care Society, City of Nanaimo, rental housing corporation named in claim

Machete-wielding resident from Nanaimo tent city sees no time in jail

William Robert Francis Carrigan, 56, sentenced in provincial court in Nanaimo

Former Discontent City resident sentenced to time served in machete incident

Nanaimo crown: Shane Edward Steinhauer had a kitchen cleaver, but didn’t “brandish” it

Tour de Rock riders on bikes to race Nanaimo firefighters on old-fashioned pump car

Cops for Cancer fundraiser will happen Sept. 30 as annual fundraising ride getting underway