Paramedics/Fire

The Extension Volunteer Fire Department was first on scene Tuesday night for a significant house fire, but now they're passing the investigation to Nanaimo RCMP.
The Extension Volunteer Fire Department was first on scene Tuesday night for a significant house fire, but now they're passing the investigation to Nanaimo RCMP. Spencer Sterritt/NanaimoNewsNOW

Nanaimo RCMP take over investigation into serious fire south of Nanaimo

By NanaimoNewsNOW Staff
October 25, 2017 - 4:35pm Updated: October 25, 2017 - 5:17pm

NANAIMO — RCMP are taking over the investigation into a suspicious fire south of Nanaimo. 

A house on Nanaimo River Rd. was engulfed Tuesday night before 10 p.m. 

The Extension Volunteer Fire Department was first on scene and handled the blaze throughout the night. 

Scene of a fatal police involved shooting on Hwy. 19 near the Corcan Rd. overpass.
Scene of a fatal police involved shooting on Hwy. 19 near the Corcan Rd. overpass. Independent Investigations Office

Investigators seeking witnesses to fatal police-involved shooting in Qualicum Beach

By NanaimoNewsNOW Staff
October 25, 2017 - 3:20pm Updated: October 25, 2017 - 4:07pm

QUALICUM BEACH — A call is being made to commuters who may have witnessed a fatal police-involved shooting in Qualicum Beach.

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