RDN Director’s Report for May

Vanessa Craig Director, Electoral Area B Regional District of Nanaimo Huxley Community Park celebration May 28th! Mark your calendars! The celebration for Huxley Park skatepark and Phase 2 improvements is scheduled for Saturday May 28th between 12:30-1:30. There will...

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2022 Election for Fire Board Trustees on May 11

Gabriola Fire Protection Improvement District TRUSTEE ELECTION and Annual General Meeting WEDNESDAY, May 11, 2022 Albert Reed Memorial Fire Hall No. 1 730 CHURCH STREET, GABRIOLA, B.C. Voting will open at 3pm At the Gabriola Fire Protection  Improvement District...

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Suspect sought after truck stolen with dog inside

Sounder News RCMP are seeking information on an unknown suspect after a vehicle was stolen on Gabriola on Wednesday, April 6. Cpl. Jordan Mullen, detachment commander for Gabriola RCMP said at approximately 2pm on Wednesday, the Gabriola RCMP received a report of a...

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Two-ship schedule to start April 12

Sounder News BC Ferries says it is is introducing two-ship service on the Nanaimo Harbour-Gabriola Island route effective April 12, 2022 - and has released the sailing schedule for the two-ship system. Two new Island Class ships will replace the MV Quinsam. The ferry...

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Huxley Park redevelopment budget increase approved

Rachelle Stein-Wotten Local Journalism Initiative Reporter, Gabriola Sounder The proposed budget increase to the Huxley redevelopment has passed. The Regional District of Nanaimo board of directors passed the proposal to increase the construction budget from $773,700...

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Gabriola man convicted of sexual interference

Debbie Marshall Sounder News “A conditional sentence is a jail sentence in the community.” These were Judge Brian Harvey’s words at the February 1 sentencing hearing of the Gabriola man charged with sexual interference of a person under fourteen. According to Crown...

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