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Tourism in Nanaimo: A local's perspective By Scott Littlejohn
March 9, 2018 - 12:32pm

NANAIMO — Why is it that even beautiful friendships, or otherwise happy marriages, sometimes turn stressful on holidays?

Gift a Moment: Ronald McDonald House BC and Yukon By Local families
February 7, 2018 - 5:23pm

NANAIMO — Maisie was four-years-old when what appeared to be a regular cold turned into sudden onset paralysis of her upper body.

Gift a Moment: Ronald McDonald House BC and Yukon By Local families
January 31, 2018 - 12:20pm

Nanaimo's Emily Stead found out she was pregnant with her "miracle baby" Oliver in June 2015.

Tourism in Nanaimo: A local's perspective By Scott Littlejohn
January 26, 2018 - 1:28pm

NANAIMO — In case you missed my first column on Nanaimo's visitor economy, here’s the takeaways:

Gift a Moment: Ronald McDonald House BC and Yukon By Local families
January 24, 2018 - 11:08am

NANAIMO — Sandy Barlow and her family learned firsthand the important role Ronald McDonald House BC and Yukon plays after their son Kai required more than one stay at Children's Hospital.

Gift a Moment: Ronald McDonald House BC and Yukon By Local families
January 15, 2018 - 4:50pm

NANAIMO — Stephen Mohan and his family first stayed at Ronald McDonald House BC and Yukon when their son Jasper was diagnosed with cancer as a baby.

Tourism in Nanaimo: A local's perspective By Scott Littlejohn
January 9, 2018 - 11:38am

NANAIMO — As a Nanaimo resident, you are a stakeholder in B.C.’s $15 billion industry — and it’s growing at a record pace here on the Island. It’s not Amazon...it’s the visitor economy.

2017 State of the Island Economic Summit Series By VIEA Contributors
October 20, 2017 - 10:56am

When a longstanding company achieves a milestone, it is cause for celebration.

2017 State of the Island Economic Summit Series By VIEA Contributors
October 11, 2017 - 1:34pm

In a broiling sea of information, how do people separate what is fake from what is real?

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