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Nick Laba

Nick Laba

Nick Laba is a full-time reporter for the North Shore News, covering all things North and West Vancouver.

When he’s away from his desk, you can find Nick riding around town on his orange bicycle, listening to records or planning his next scuba dive trip.

Email Nick your local news tips, story ideas and dad jokes.

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Recent Work by Nick

Watch: Nap time is over for Grouse Mountain grizzly bears

Watch: Nap time is over for Grouse Mountain grizzly bears

As the snow pack melts away, Grinder and Coola’s dormancy was a little shorter than usual.
Hassell/Griblin designed home lists for $2.4M in Lions Bay

Hassell/Griblin designed home lists for $2.4M in Lions Bay

The famed architects were known for placing dramatic homes on properties that others considered 'un-buildable'
North Vancouver company wins $380K in national space food contest

North Vancouver company wins $380K in national space food contest

In outer space and remote communities on earth, the system is designed to provide both nurtrition and a taste of home
West Vancouver memorial scholarship honours Keen Lau and his dog Loki

West Vancouver memorial scholarship honours Keen Lau and his dog Loki

The pair died in a tragic drowning accident in West Van's Cypress Creek last year
Southern resident killer whales face extinction in 75-100 years, study predicts

Southern resident killer whales face extinction in 75-100 years, study predicts

More must be done to protect their habitat and prey to stop the orcas' decline, researchers say.
Firefighters help recover dog that fell over waterfall in North Vancouver

Firefighters help recover dog that fell over waterfall in North Vancouver

Firefighters describe Kobe as ‘very friendly’ but ‘shook up’ from the incident at North Van's Kennedy Falls
How prepared is Vancouver’s North Shore for a bridge-out scenario?

How prepared is Vancouver’s North Shore for a bridge-out scenario?

Work to upgrade the Lions Gate and Ironworkers Memorial bridges to meet federal safety standards is in the design phase, province says.
Award-winning West Vancouver home lists for $5.9M

Award-winning West Vancouver home lists for $5.9M

The Howard Residence won a Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia Award in Architecture in 2019
TransLink ‘aware’ of inaccuracies on next-bus digital signs

TransLink ‘aware’ of inaccuracies on next-bus digital signs

Why doesn't arriving 'now' always mean 'now'? The current technology is in the testing phase, the transit authority says.
Architect Barry Downs's former home lists for $4.6M in West Vancouver

Architect Barry Downs's former home lists for $4.6M in West Vancouver

Downs House II is at risk of demolition, listing agent says
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