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Morden Mine is one of only two above ground concrete mining structures left in North America. $1.4 million from the B.C. Government will see the historic landmark restored.
Morden Mine is one of only two above ground concrete mining structures left in North America. $1.4 million from the B.C. Government will see the historic landmark restored. Ian Holmes/NanaimoNewsNOW

'Morden Mine will be around for another 100-years:' funding announced to restore iconic structure

By Ian Holmes
April 13, 2019 - 6:24pm Updated: April 15, 2019 - 11:57am

NANAIMO — A significant funding announcement is the ray of hope supporters of Morden Mine prayed for but assumed would never materialize.

The first shipment of Mercedes-Benz vehicles to Nanaimo was made on March 8.
The first shipment of Mercedes-Benz vehicles to Nanaimo was made on March 8. Port of Nanaimo

Nanaimo's vehicle processing centre represents new industry with growth potential, operators say

By Ian Holmes
April 9, 2019 - 1:45pm Updated: April 10, 2019 - 3:12pm

NANAIMO — A newly opened vehicle processing and storage facility in Nanaimo could bring as many as 100 full-time jobs to the Harbour City.

The Nanaimo Record Show offers in the range of 15-20,000 vinyl records. The show happens Sunday, April 7 at the Bowen Park Auditorium.
The Nanaimo Record Show offers in the range of 15-20,000 vinyl records. The show happens Sunday, April 7 at the Bowen Park Auditorium. File photo/NanaimoNewsNOW

Annual record show tops the charts in Nanaimo

By Ian Holmes
April 6, 2019 - 2:18pm Updated: April 7, 2019 - 7:09am

NANAIMO — The organizer of the wildly popular Nanaimo Record Show figured putting the spotlight on the golden age of music was destined to fail.

Jack Tieleman couldn't have been more wrong.

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