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The current overdose prevention site on Wesley St., which Island Health is working towards turning into a supervised consumption site.
The current overdose prevention site on Wesley St., which Island Health is working towards turning into a supervised consumption site. File photo/NanaimoNewsNOW

Last chance to speak with Nanaimo Council about supervised consumption site

By NanaimoNewsNOW Staff
May 26, 2017 - 5:09pm Updated: May 29, 2017 - 6:00am

NANAIMO — The public has another chance to share their thoughts about Nanaimo having a supervised consumption site.

Entertainment coordinator Pam Edgar (right) with walkers and supporters at the 2016 Scotiabank MS Walk in Nanaimo.
Entertainment coordinator Pam Edgar (right) with walkers and supporters at the 2016 Scotiabank MS Walk in Nanaimo. Mac Dallman/MS Society of Canada

Support, awareness at heart of Nanaimo's upcoming MS walk

By Spencer Sterritt
May 25, 2017 - 5:28pm Updated: May 26, 2017 - 10:25am

NANAIMO — There's nothing like the support of friends, family and the community when battling a devastating disease.

The annual Scotiabank MS Walk in Nanaimo is Sunday, May 28.

Several RCMP officers stormed this home, according to a witness
Several RCMP officers stormed this home, according to a witness Ian Holmes/NanaimoNewsNOW

'Waste of time' fake call about gunshot draws Nanaimo RCMP to Nicol and Milton St.

By NanaimoNewsNOW Staff
May 25, 2017 - 1:11pm Updated: May 25, 2017 - 2:01pm

NANAIMO —  Heavy police presence on a busy Nanaimo street was all for naught.

Nanaimo RCMP said they investigated calls about shots being fired in the 200 block of Nicol St. but found nothing when they arrived at approximately 11:30 a.m. Thursday. 

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