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IIOBC head office, located in Surrey, B.C. (Independent Investigations Office of B.C. photo)

Nanaimo RCMP cleared of wrongdoing after shooting and killing man last summer

Man pointed pellet gun at officer during struggle on Haliburton Street

 

Dr. David Suzuki. (David Suzuki Foundation photo)

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Bob Marjanovich podcasts from Phoenix, the site of Super Bowl 57. (Nik Kowalski photo)

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A cyclist was injured in a crash on the Trans-Canada Highway in Ladysmith on Tuesday, Feb. 7. (Black Press Media file photo)

RCMP’s actions under investigation after cyclist hurt in crash in Ladysmith

Incident happened in the early morning Feb. 7 on the Trans-Canada Highway

  • Feb 7, 2023
A cyclist was injured in a crash on the Trans-Canada Highway in Ladysmith on Tuesday, Feb. 7. (Black Press Media file photo)
Janayh Wright speaks to media outside the Nanaimo Aquatic Centre on Sunday, Feb. 5, expressing concern after an alleged peeping incident in the women’s change room. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)

Mother voicing concerns about person peeping in change room at Nanaimo pool

RCMP investigating two recent reports of trans individual’s activities at rec centre

Janayh Wright speaks to media outside the Nanaimo Aquatic Centre on Sunday, Feb. 5, expressing concern after an alleged peeping incident in the women’s change room. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)
Dr. Albert de Villiers, the former chief medical health officer for the Interior Health Authority, has been found guilty on two counts of child sex crimes. (Photo Submitted)

Ex-top doctor in B.C., Alberta found guilty of child sex crimes

A judge released their verdict in the trial of Dr. Albert de Villiers on Tuesday

Dr. Albert de Villiers, the former chief medical health officer for the Interior Health Authority, has been found guilty on two counts of child sex crimes. (Photo Submitted)
Google Maps shows significant impact after a Tuesday (Feb. 7) morning crash on the Pat Bay Highway. (Google Maps)

UPDATE: Pat Bay Highway cleared after morning crash, vehicle fire

Pooling water may have contributed to a crash north of Sayward Road

Google Maps shows significant impact after a Tuesday (Feb. 7) morning crash on the Pat Bay Highway. (Google Maps)
Michelle Gentis and Todd Best. (HAVAN photo)

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Michelle Gentis and Todd Best. (HAVAN photo)
B.C.’s Lt. Governor Janet Austin at the B.C. Legislature ahead of the annual Throne Speech on Monday, Feb. 6, 2023. (Wolfgang Depner/Black Press Media)

B.C. government to make heavy use of spending surplus: Throne Speech

B.C. has a budget surplus of $5.7 billion

B.C.’s Lt. Governor Janet Austin at the B.C. Legislature ahead of the annual Throne Speech on Monday, Feb. 6, 2023. (Wolfgang Depner/Black Press Media)
One man is recovering in hospital after he was struck in the head with an axe during an argument at a downtown Nanaimo bus stop. (File photo)

UPDATE: Suspect in custody after man struck in head with axe at downtown Nanaimo bus stop

Attack happened after argument along Front Street on Saturday, Feb. 4

One man is recovering in hospital after he was struck in the head with an axe during an argument at a downtown Nanaimo bus stop. (File photo)
Nanaimo RCMP have one man in custody after a possible road rage incident resulted in one driver allegedly firing several shots into another man’s car. (News Bulletin file photo)

UPDATE: Man charged with attempted murder after shots fired in apparent Nanaimo road rage incident

Incident happened at Northfield and Boxwood roads on Sunday, Feb. 5

Nanaimo RCMP have one man in custody after a possible road rage incident resulted in one driver allegedly firing several shots into another man’s car. (News Bulletin file photo)
The Nanaimo Area Network of Drug Users has closed its site on 264 Nicol St. in Nanaimo, the group said in a statement on Friday, Feb. 3. (News Bulletin file photo)

Nanaimo Area Network of Drug Users closes Nicol Street overdose prevention site

Property occupied by NANDU was deemed a nuisance last month by the City of Nanaimo

The Nanaimo Area Network of Drug Users has closed its site on 264 Nicol St. in Nanaimo, the group said in a statement on Friday, Feb. 3. (News Bulletin file photo)
A second-degree murder charge has been laid against Sean Patterson after a man died from a stab wound sustained at Port Place mall’s parking lot on Jan. 22. (Black Press Media files)

Suspect in stabbing at Nanaimo’s Port Place faces second-degree murder charge

Sean Patterson charged after incident Jan. 22 in mall parking lot

A second-degree murder charge has been laid against Sean Patterson after a man died from a stab wound sustained at Port Place mall’s parking lot on Jan. 22. (Black Press Media files)
The Capital Regional District’s HAZMAT response unit at Royal Jubilee Hospital on Feb. 2, 2023. (Austin Westphal/News Staff)

HAZMAT call to BC Cancer building at Royal Jubilee Hospital prompts emergency response

Second floor evacuated after ‘unknown noxious odour’ detected

The Capital Regional District’s HAZMAT response unit at Royal Jubilee Hospital on Feb. 2, 2023. (Austin Westphal/News Staff)
Former UBC Thunderbird's football team running back Ben Cummings. (UBC Thunderbirds)

Sexual assault charges stayed against 3 former UBC football players

Former UBC Thunderbirds Ben Cummings, Treymont Levy and Trivel Pinto charged in June 2021

Former UBC Thunderbird's football team running back Ben Cummings. (UBC Thunderbirds)
Nanaimo Fire Rescue firefighters and other emergency services were kept busy with motor vehicle incidents on snowy and icy roads Tuesday, Jan. 31. (News Bulletin file photo)

Snow and ice put Nanaimo motorists in precarious situations

Firefighters rescue trapped driver, as well as occupants of vehicle teetering on edge of steep bank

Nanaimo Fire Rescue firefighters and other emergency services were kept busy with motor vehicle incidents on snowy and icy roads Tuesday, Jan. 31. (News Bulletin file photo)
Randy Bachman on stage at Vancouver Island Musicfest. (Facebook photo)

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Randy Bachman on stage at Vancouver Island Musicfest. (Facebook photo)
Nanaimo RCMP got help from gardening tool-wielding neighbours who detained a break-and-enter suspect until officers could make an arrest. (News Bulletin file photo)

Nanaimo neighbours, wielding garden tools, manage to corner burglar

Suspect was beaten and bloody after an earlier break-and-enter gone wrong

Nanaimo RCMP got help from gardening tool-wielding neighbours who detained a break-and-enter suspect until officers could make an arrest. (News Bulletin file photo)
The DriveBC traffic camera on the Trans-Canada Highway at Okotoks Road, looking north, shortly before 6 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 31. (DriveBC traffic camera)

Late January snowfall hits parts of Greater Victoria

Vic High classes cancelled by cold weather combined with heating issues

The DriveBC traffic camera on the Trans-Canada Highway at Okotoks Road, looking north, shortly before 6 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 31. (DriveBC traffic camera)
Co-hosts Mike and Jennifer-Lee. (HAVAN photo)

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Co-hosts Mike and Jennifer-Lee. (HAVAN photo)