Nanaimo (Canada)

Type: City
Name: Nanaimo (Canada)
Country: Canada
Latitude: 49.209999
Longitude: -123.970001
population: 84,906
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Norway has its flaws, too

Re: Canada should follow Norway's path, Letters Aug. 28Canada should follow Norway's path, Letters Aug. 28Be careful what you wish for. Norway may have handled their oil and gas wealth better than Canada, but it is also the land of the $30 burger and ... [Published Toronto Star Online - 8 hours ago]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Freshmen add energy at university

Uche Ukwuoma, a master of business administration student, got a sweet welcome at the Rock the VIU orientation Thursday.— image credit: CHRIS BUSH/The News BulletinVancouver Island University’s first-year students were welcomed to ‘the rock’ at Rock the ... [Published Nanaimo News Bulletin - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Munson unveils historical marker

:19 Written by © DrumhellerMail.comThe Village of Munson participated in the 100th anniversary of Canada’s first national internment operations of 1914-1920, the Ukrainian Canadian Civil Liberties Foundation (www.ucclf.ca) unveiled 100 plaques on Friday, ... [Published Drumheller Mail - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Bath tubs races underway this weekend

A bath tub racer skids across the water during last year’s race.— image credit: Contributed photoIf you thought bath tubs were just for taking a bath, think again.Come this weekend, bath tubs and its drivers will be racing on Dyes Inlet at the Silverdale ... [Published Bremerton Patriot - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Outer Shores Expeditions launches new Autumn Voyages to Gulf Islands National Park

:10 British Columbia’s leading sailing operator, Outer Shores Expeditions, unveils new 2014 Autumn in Gulf Islands National Park sailing dates, providing outdoor adventurers, sailing enthusiasts and B.C. coast explorers with the unique opportunity ... [Published ITCM - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Cowichan woman prepares for the ride of a lifetime

With the prevalence of cancer these days, most people know a loved one or a friend who’s had the disease.Beth Avis, an auxiliary RCMP officer with the North Cowichan/Duncan detachment is one of those rare people who doesn’t.“I don’t have anyone in my ... [Published Cowichan News Leader - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

City Seeking Nominations for 2015 Culture and Heritage Awards!

Deadline for submissions is 2014-OCT-31.Do you know of an organization or individual that has achieved regional and/or national recognition in the field of arts and culture? An organization or someone that is dedicated and supportive of the development ... [Published Noodls - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Would You Like to Celebrate Labour Day Every Monday?

Photo of Author of Work On Your Own Terms, Janine L. Moore - Aug. 26, 2014 - NANAIMO, Canada -- Contact information:Janine L. MooreJan@WorkOnYourOwnTerms.comPlease send email for phone number.Janine Moore is an unconventional career counselor who believes ... [Published Prlog - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Industry insight: A fine balance

Curtis Grad, CEO, Greater Victoria Harbour AuthorityCurtis Grad, CEO, Greater Victoria Harbour Authority, made a comment during our interview that, while taken out of context here, sums up the character of Victoria Harbour: “…it really is a diverse patchwork ... [Published BC Shipping News - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Plaque marks Nanaimo's internment history

Father Theo Machinsky, parish priest for St. Michael the Archangel Ukrainian Catholic Church, talks about the First World War internment operations during the unveiling and blessing of a new plaque recognizing the internment of Ukrainians and other eastern ... [Published Nanaimo News Bulletin - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

UPS unveils new stations in Comox, Kamloops, Nanaimo in Britis...

UPS unveils new stations in Comox, Kamloops, Nanaimo in British ColumbiaUnited Parcel Service (UPS) will open new operating centres in Comox, Kamloops and Nanaimo, British Columbia, representing a multi-million dollar investment in the Canadian inter ... [Published Trans Reporter - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

UPS to Roll Out Centres in British Columbia

UPS will open operation centres in Kamloops, Nanaimo and Comox, British Columbia. In a release, the Company noted that it will also expand its centre in Kelowna."Expanding our service in BC and across Canada is fueled by market opportunity and customer ... [Published Individual.com - Aug 26 2014]

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"We're building from scratch," said MacLean. "We are designing this from the ground up. It's not an inexpensive proposition."
"Expanding our service in BC and across Canada is fueled by market opportunity and customer demand" UPS country manager Michael Tierney
...and I paid particular attention to the time," said Lubomyr Luciuk, Project CTO lead and professor of political geography at Royal Military College. "I paused at 10 a.m. our time, knowing that of course that would be 11 a.m. in Amherst, N S , and that the first plaque was being unveiled."

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Norway has its flaws, too [Published Toronto Star Online - 8 hours ago]
Ukrainians mark historic injustice [Published Brandon Sun - Aug 30 2014]
How Malaysia and Other Countries Celebrate thei... [Published ExpatGoMalaysia.com - Aug 30 2014]
Freshmen add energy at university [Published Nanaimo News Bulletin - Aug 30 2014]
Munson unveils historical marker [Published Drumheller Mail - Aug 29 2014]
Bath tubs races underway this weekend [Published Bremerton Patriot - Aug 28 2014]
Vancouver company applies to create medical mar... [Published Parksville Qualicum News - Aug 28 2014]
Outer Shores Expeditions launches new Autumn Vo... [Published ITCM - Aug 28 2014]
Cowichan woman prepares for the ride of a lifetime [Published Cowichan News Leader - Aug 27 2014]
City Seeking Nominations for 2015 Culture and H... [Published Noodls - Aug 27 2014]
Would You Like to Celebrate Labour Day Every Mo... [Published Prlog - Aug 26 2014]
Industry insight: A fine balance [Published BC Shipping News - Aug 26 2014]
The Techvibes 20, August 2014 Edition – Powered... [Published Tech Vibes - Aug 26 2014]
Plaque marks Nanaimo's internment history [Published Nanaimo News Bulletin - Aug 26 2014]
10 Trek-Worthy Beaches around the World [Published Huffington Post - Aug 26 2014]
UPS unveils new stations in Comox, Kamloops, Na... [Published Trans Reporter - Aug 26 2014]
UPS to Roll Out Centres in British Columbia [Published Individual.com - Aug 26 2014]
UPS Expands Brown Network in British Columbia [Published Individual.com - Aug 25 2014]
Ceremony marks 100th anniversary of adoption of... [Published Kingston Whig-Standard - Aug 23 2014]
Police chiefs and politicians: The new faces of... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Aug 22 2014]
Vancouver – Canada Cares Tour [Published Abilities Canada - Aug 22 2014]
Courier service expanding in BC [Published Castanet.net - Aug 22 2014]
UPS to create a dozen Comox Valley jobs [Published Comox Valley Echo - Aug 22 2014]
Lubomyr Luciuk: Remembering a time when Canadia... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Aug 22 2014]
Assn. of Canadian Port Authorities elects Nanai... [Published Seatrade Insider - Aug 21 2014]
Over The Hill with Diane Armstrong for August 2... [Published Timmins Times - Aug 21 2014]
Could BC Become a 100% Renewable Energy Region?... [Published Resilience - Aug 21 2014]
City council urged to ban chemicals in Parksville [Published Parksville Qualicum News - Aug 21 2014]
Second medical marijuana company poised for Nan... [Published Nanaimo News Bulletin - Aug 21 2014]
UPS expands networks in North America, extends ... [Published Post & Parcel - Aug 21 2014]
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Police chiefs and politicians: The new faces of... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Aug 22 2014]
VANCOUVER — Seeking to profit from Canada’s new medical marijuana regulations — which put the production and sale of high-grade weed into the hands of corporations and penny-stock outfits —  promoters are turning to former police chiefs and prominent ...
Lubomyr Luciuk: Remembering a time when Canadia... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Aug 22 2014]
At first, Ottawa’s words were calming. People were told that if they went about their business and caused no trouble they would be left alone, at peace. Soon after, The War Measures Act was enacted. Its date of adoption was August 22, 1914 — a hundred ...
UPS and Canada Post are bracing for a surge in ... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Aug 20 2014]
UPS Canada expects a double-digit increase in volume this holiday season and will hire a record number of temporary workers to ensure it doesn’t get caught flat-footed like its parent company did last year. “What’s really changed a lot in our business ...
Today’s letters: The little mosque at the centr... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Aug 19 2014]
Re: ‘I Sent Trudeau To That Mosque,’ Ingrid Ravary-Konopka, Aug. 16. I thought Ingrid Ravary-Konopka’s article showed great wisdom. Isolating a group because of their religious tenets is not pragmatic. I read that when he was mayor of Yogyakarta, ...
Tilray Meeting Strong Patient Demand for Medica... [Published EON Retail - Aug 05 2014]
NANAIMO, British Columbia--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Nanaimo-based Tilray is shipping premium medical cannabis to Canadian patients every day, and has shipped thousands of packages of medical cannabis to patients since April 28, 2014 under Health Canada’s ...
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