Tamara Cunningham

Nanaimo high school launches sports mastery program

Mastery and Performance program now offered at John Barsby Secondary School

B.C. woman graduates high school at age 92

Nanaimo’s Joan Deebank the oldest high school graduate ever in B.C., as far as ministry can confirm

Nanaimo students getting sqeezed out?

Eco school full, out-of-catchment younger siblings might not get in

Wellington Secondary paints Nanaimo school district’s first rainbow crosswalk

High school will hold a ribbon cutting Friday to celebrate new coloured crossing

Revitalizing indigenous language at heart of Island’s first symposium

About 100 people from across Vancouver Island attended the event at the Port Theatre

Nanaimo student a contest finalist for his Shakespeare-inspired soliloquy

Rutherford Elementary student Arthur Taylor channels voice of Hamlet for CBC Books contest

Biologists keep an eye out for Island’s next generation of turtles

Cameras at Nanaimo marsh help monitor populations of western painted turtle, a species-at-risk

Artificial turf field officially dedicated in Nanaimo

City and school district dedicate $3.6-million NDSS Community Field

Men’s Centre on mid Island warns it will have to close

Centre, located in Nanaimo, has offered programs for men in the region for more than 15 years

Nanaimo kids will receive recreation prescriptions for digital detox

Recreation project wins nearly $50K grant from Island Health

NDSS full, out-of-catchment lacrosse players are out of luck

High school can’t accommodate any more students, impacting field lacrosse academy

Saving Hulquminum

Vancouver Islanders pushing hard to keep indigenous language alive

Telehealth connects MS patients and doctors without lengthy travel

Clinic based out of Nanaimo Regional General Hospital serves north and central Island

Nanaimo proposes groundbreaking new position to deal with student drug abuse

Move coincides with spike in use of a Xanax-like drug in schools earlier this year

School districts challenged to fill substitute teacher list

Principals, vice-principals and support teachers taking on additional duties in Nanaimo

60,000 bees check in at Nanaimo hotel

Coast Bastion Hotel has six rooftop hives

$40-million condo project planned for Nanaimo’s Old City

Redevelopment of former hospital site will pay homage to property’s past

Nanaimo designers featured in Vancouver Fashion Week

Fashion design a family affair

VIU transportation study steers toward higher parking rates, student transit pass

Advisory task force to come up with transportation solutions at VIU

Homeless activity sparks higher security and clean up at Nanaimo schools

Long-term solutions sought for homeless-related issues