Candace Wu

Mobile mammography unit coming to Parksville Qualicum Beach

The program has been operating in B.C. since 1992 and usually services this region 3-4 times every year

Homelesss shelter in Parksville has been operating near capacity

The shelter is only open during nights of extreme weather, but that meant 20 nights in December

Feb. 20 will be the Coldest Night this year in Parksville Qualicum Beach

More than 90 communities across the country will take to the streets Feb. 20 raising money for local organizations tackling homelessness

Ford trucks being targeted in Parksville Qualicum Beach

Three of them were stolen and/or recovered over the holidays

New Year’s Eve Day crash didn’t involve booze

Lasqueti Island man issued a ticket for for failing to stop at a red light

Slippery road conditions lead to collisions in Parksville Qualicum Beach

There were seven collisions reported and more minor vehicle incidents as the snow fell on Tuesday

Search and rescue called on New Year’s Eve

Couple got their SUV stuck in about 60 centimetres of snow near Horne Lake

Intense, icy Polar Bear Splash in Parksville

NEWS reporter Candace Wu was one of 200 to brave the chilly ocean waters on New Year's Day

The curious case of Parksville’s couch-surfing duck

The duck has been spotted around the city and waddles right into residences

Arrowsmith Search and Rescue had a busy year in 2015

The search and rescue team is funded strictly by donations and grants in Parksville Qualicum Beach

Find a designated driver this New Years Eve

ICBC collects funny stories from DDs all over the province

Parksville mayor reflects on 2015

Marc Lefebvre speaks about issues that dominated his first full year in office

Local Catholic church leading effort to bring Syrian family of four to Parksville Qualicum Beach

Father Karam Alraban, who fled from Iran in 2014, says the process of bringing the refuge family here could take six months

Seal pup caught in a net near Parksville

The six-month-old is now recovering at Vancouver Aquarium

Merry Christmas!

Bethlehem Walk raises more than $13,000 this year for the Salvation Army

The Backpack Project — a warm way to help

Handed out in Parksville Qualicum Beach were more than 200 backpacks and purses filled with warm socks, toques and scarves

City of Parksville ponders the donation of land for homeless

Councillors want more information before making a decision on land and building on McVickers near Island Highway

Filming for movie wrapped up Sunday in Parksville

Some Beach Club staff got to be extras, including bartender Dave Paul, who played, well, a bartender

Beachcomber Marina owner to meet with Nanoose Bay chief

Chief David Bob is on the record opposed to the Beachcomber expansion plans

Referendum an option for raising funds for homeless

$180K raised annually through tax increase passed by Comox-area voters