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Robert Gordon Davidson has been sentenced in the severe assault of a quadriplegic man at a rural Qualicum Beach home in March, 2014.
Robert Gordon Davidson has been sentenced in the severe assault of a quadriplegic man at a rural Qualicum Beach home in March, 2014. Ian Holmes/NanaimoNewsNOW

Sentence issued after quadriplegic man beaten in Qualicum Beach

By NanaimoNewsNOW Staff
January 14, 2018 - 8:01pm

NANAIMO — A man was sentenced in the severe assault of a quadriplegic man at a rural Qualicum Beach home.

Robert Gordon Davidson, 48, was given two-and-a-half years behind bars for beating the man with a blunt object at his home in March 2014.

The entrances to a townhouse complex on the corner of Wakesiah Ave. and Second St. were blocked off Saturday morning around 11 a.m.
The entrances to a townhouse complex on the corner of Wakesiah Ave. and Second St. were blocked off Saturday morning around 11 a.m. Spencer Sterritt/NanaimoNewsNOW

UPDATE: Nanaimo RCMP confirm targeted shooting in south Nanaimo leaves one man dead

By NanaimoNewsNOW Staff
January 13, 2018 - 1:17pm Updated: January 13, 2018 - 3:02pm

NANAIMO — RCMP confirmed one man is dead after a targeted shooting at a south Nanaimo townhouse complex. 

Loaves and Fishes executive director Peter Sinclair says people are already offering to donate gift cards they receive from Loblaws.
Loaves and Fishes executive director Peter Sinclair says people are already offering to donate gift cards they receive from Loblaws. Ian Holmes/NanaimoNewsNOW

Nanaimo residents offer up bread price-fixing gift cards to local food bank

By NanaimoNewsNOW Staff
January 12, 2018 - 6:09pm

NANAIMO — With a Canadian grocery giant set to hand out millions of gift cards, it appears some in Nanaimo are already looking for ways to put that money back into the community.

The troubled iHealth system at Nanaimo Regional General Hospital may be without a leader, after the executive director of the project left Island Health
The troubled iHealth system at Nanaimo Regional General Hospital may be without a leader, after the executive director of the project left Island Health Ian Holmes/NanaimoNewsNOW Staff

Executive director of troubled iHealth system leaves health authority

By NanaimoNewsNOW Staff
January 10, 2018 - 4:24pm Updated: January 11, 2018 - 3:33pm

NANAIMO — The roll out of the electronic medical system iHealth has hit a serious bump.

30-year-old Nicole Kristin Reedel, reported missing on Dec. 24.
30-year-old Nicole Kristin Reedel, reported missing on Dec. 24. submitted/RCMP

UPDATE: Nanaimo woman not seen for two weeks is found, RCMP say

By NanaimoNewsNOW Staff
January 10, 2018 - 1:32pm Updated: January 11, 2018 - 9:31am

NANAIMO — Nanaimo RCMP confirmed Nicole Kristin Reedel, who was reported missing to the media on Jan. 10, was found safe and sound. 

 

EARLIER:RCMP are asking for the public's help finding a Nanaimo woman whose disappearance is characterized as "totally out of character."

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