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A peace bond application against the City's former CAO is expected to be dropped this week.
A peace bond application against the City's former CAO is expected to be dropped this week. Spencer Sterritt/NanaimoNewsNOW

Crown to drop peace bond application against former Nanaimo CAO Samra

By Dominic Abassi
March 18, 2019 - 5:41pm Updated: March 18, 2019 - 7:20pm

NANAIMO — The details of an allegedly frantic scene inside City Hall, resulting in the arrest of Nanaimo's former chief administrative officer, will no longer be aired in provincial court this week.

A 72-year-old man was convicted of secretly taking pictures of his nude step-daughter. The retired Nanaimo RCMP officer was given a six months house arrest and 18 months probation.
A 72-year-old man was convicted of secretly taking pictures of his nude step-daughter. The retired Nanaimo RCMP officer was given a six months house arrest and 18 months probation. Ian Holmes/NanaimoNewsNOW

Retired Nanaimo Mountie secretly photographed stepdaughter in shower

By Ian Holmes
March 18, 2019 - 3:35pm Updated: March 18, 2019 - 4:08pm

NANAIMO — A retired Nanaimo RCMP officer found himself on the wrong side of the law after secretly taking pictures of his stepdaughter while she was naked in the washroom of their family home.

Michelle Corfield was victorious in Satuday's Liberal Party nomination for the Nanaimo-Ladysmith riding.
Michelle Corfield was victorious in Satuday's Liberal Party nomination for the Nanaimo-Ladysmith riding. Spencer Sterritt/NanaimoNewsNOW

Port Authority chairwoman voted to represent Liberals in Nanaimo-Ladysmith riding

By NanaimoNewsNOW Staff
March 16, 2019 - 4:08pm

NANAIMO — The Federal Liberal Party has a new face in the Nanaimo-Ladysmith riding.

Michelle Corfield, the Nanaimo Port Authority chairwoman, won the nomination on Saturday. One hundred and fifteen ballots were cast either for Corfield or her opponent Melissa Hall.

Sophia Seward-Good (left) and Aunalee Boyd-Good (right) in the final week before Vancouver Fashion Week.
Sophia Seward-Good (left) and Aunalee Boyd-Good (right) in the final week before Vancouver Fashion Week. Spencer Sterritt/NanaimoNewsNOW

SFN clothing designers excited and confident for showing at Vancouver Fashion Week

By Spencer Sterritt
March 16, 2019 - 2:43pm Updated: March 18, 2019 - 6:02pm

NANAIMO — After months of work, sweat, nerves and anticipation, the Indigenous clothing design house Ay Lelum is ready for the runway at the Vancouver Fashion Show.

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