Nanaimo

Leonard Krog, Nanaimo's new mayor, chats with former mayor John Ruttan following a decisive mayoral victory.
Leonard Krog, Nanaimo's new mayor, chats with former mayor John Ruttan following a decisive mayoral victory. Ian Holmes/NanaimoNewsNOW

Krog dominates mayoral race, two incumbents chosen to new-look Nanaimo Council

By NanaimoNewsNOW Staff
October 20, 2018 - 8:11pm Updated: October 21, 2018 - 1:08am

NANAIMO — After four predominantly tumultuous years, Nanaimo voters turned out in record numbers to decisively select a new mayor and eight mostly new councillors.

A black Acura crashed at this intersection early Friday (Oct. 19) morning. The crash left shattered glass all over the northbound lanes, while the driver ran off.
A black Acura crashed at this intersection early Friday (Oct. 19) morning. The crash left shattered glass all over the northbound lanes, while the driver ran off. Google

Suspected car thief takes off after crash shuts down highway in Lantzville

By Ian Holmes
October 19, 2018 - 4:40pm Updated: October 19, 2018 - 5:25pm

NANAIMO — Police are looking for an alleged car thief after a mysterious single-vehicle crash on Hwy. 19 in Lantzville left glass shattered all over the road.

Those prepared to move into temporary housing provided by the province can now stay in Discontent City until the end of November.
Those prepared to move into temporary housing provided by the province can now stay in Discontent City until the end of November. Ian Holmes/NanaimoNewsNOW

Discontent City eviction delayed until Nov. 30

By NanaimoNewsNOW Staff
October 19, 2018 - 1:44pm Updated: October 19, 2018 - 5:40pm

NANAIMO —Discontent City residents will be allowed to stay at the downtown Nanaimo site until Nov. 30, when temporary housing units from the province are expected to be ready to move into.

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