Ian Holmes

The Bucs surround goaltender Blake Wood following a convincing 7-3 over the visiting Kerry Park Islanders at the 'Pirate Ship.'
The Bucs surround goaltender Blake Wood following a convincing 7-3 over the visiting Kerry Park Islanders at the 'Pirate Ship.' Kyle Ireland

Nanaimo Buccaneers sink Kerry Park Islanders 7-3

By Ian Holmes
January 11, 2018 - 11:13pm

NANAIMO — The Buccaneers (28-7-0-1) soundly defeated the Kerry Park Islanders 7-3 Thursday night at the Nanaimo Ice Centre.

Billy Walters led the way with a goal and two assists, while Darian Harris added a pair of goals to headline a potent Bucs offense.

A car took out a stop side, then crashed into First Unitarian Fellowship of Nanaimo on Townsite Rd. at Millstone Ave.
A car took out a stop side, then crashed into First Unitarian Fellowship of Nanaimo on Townsite Rd. at Millstone Ave. Ian Holmes/NanaimoNewsNOW

Building plowed, drunk driving ticket issued in back-to-back Nanaimo crashes

By Ian Holmes
January 11, 2018 - 5:28pm

NANAIMO — Emergency responders were hopping Thursday afternoon with both a possible drunk-driving crash and a car barreling into a church.

RCMP Cst. Gary O'Brien said the incidents happened just 20 minutes and a few blocks apart on Jan. 11.

Clayton Robinson is the incoming owner of the Nanaimo Buccaneers.
Clayton Robinson is the incoming owner of the Nanaimo Buccaneers. Ian Holmes/NanaimoNewsNOW

New captain of the ship: Deal reached to sell Nanaimo Buccaneers

By Ian Holmes
January 5, 2018 - 5:31pm Updated: January 6, 2018 - 5:30am

NANAIMO — A man with a lifetime love of hockey is buying the Nanaimo Buccaneers.

Clayton Robinson, 34, has agreed to purchase the VIJHL team from Phil and Brenda Levesque, who founded the team in 2012.

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