Nanaimo Bc

Veteran Who Survived Axe Attack Receives Honorary Doctorate In B.C.

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.11.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Greene was attacked during a peacekeeping gathering in Afghanistan nearly 10 years ago.

Ottawa Bank Robbery Suspect Found Dead In B.C.

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.24.2015 | Canada British Columbia

RCMP say 22-year old Peter Hoelke fled to Vancouver Island after Tuesday's robbery of a CIBC branch in Ottawa.

Extreme Water Bans In Effect As B.C. Drought Continues

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 07.09.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The bans may stay in place right through until September.

Vancouver Island Pot Firm Lays Off 61 People

CBC | Posted 06.26.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The company generated more than $48 million last year, according to a report.

Squirrel Blamed For 4-Car Crash In B.C.

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.25.2015 | Canada British Columbia

One vehicle was so damaged it needed to be towed.

50 Rabbits Seized By BC SPCA To Be Adopted, Not Butchered

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.21.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The rabbits were being raised for their meat, but weren't being properly cared for...

Crab Fishing Like You've Never Seen it

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Marcus Kydd was crabbing with his father and younger brother in Nanaimo, B.C. when he decided to attach his GoPro camera to a pod. The resulting time ...

Nanaimo Locals Take Aim At Thieves

CBC | Posted 07.20.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Residents fed up with petty crime in Nanaimo have turned to social media to try to prevent theft. The Facebook group 'Stealing Nanaimo' ...


CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.08.2013 | Canada British Columbia

NANAIMO, B.C. - Police officers or private security guards are keeping a watchful eye over the classrooms and fields of three Nanaimo, B.C., schools a...

No Charges To Be Laid: RCMP

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

NANAIMO, B.C. - The RCMP say no charges will be laid against a 14-year-old hockey player after another player was injured during a Bantam game in Nana...

B.C. Minor League Injury Launches Investigation

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.29.2012 | Canada British Columbia

NANAIMO, B.C. - RCMP are investigating an incident at a minor hockey game in Nanaimo, B.C., where a young player apparently suffered a ruptured spleen...

RCMP Seize Bath Salts, $30,000 Cash

CBC | Posted 10.27.2012 | Canada British Columbia

A routine highway check near Nanaimo has resulted in what's believed to be the first-ever seizure in B.C. of a new recreational drug called "bath salt...

How Did A Greande Launcher End Up In A B.C. Hotel Room?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.02.2012 | Canada

NANAIMO, B.C. - A 28-year-old man has been charged in connection with a grenade launcher that police found in a Nanaimo, B.C., hotel room.Dustin Pache...