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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

This 11 year old climbed the Grouse Grind. His cerebral palsy didn't stop him

This 11 year old climbed the Grouse Grind. His cerebral palsy didn't stop him

'He’s extremely persistent, he never gives up.'
Video: West Van pastry shop warns of tip jar thief

Video: West Van pastry shop warns of tip jar thief

Temper Chocolate & Pastry's co-owner said they posted a video to Instagram to warn other businesses
Vancouver cinematographer awarded for work on Netflix’s Blown Away

Vancouver cinematographer awarded for work on Netflix’s Blown Away

The prolific cameraman has also won Leo Awards for his work on shows like Eat Street and World's Weirdest Restaurants
North Shore eagle trackers concerned over 'dramatic' decline in new chicks

North Shore eagle trackers concerned over 'dramatic' decline in new chicks

Last year there were 24 successful young. This year just five
Celebrate summer at this year's Harmony Arts Festival

Celebrate summer at this year's Harmony Arts Festival

The 10-day affair in West Vancouver features free concerts, fun activities for kids, daily markets and Indigenous artists. Movie nights have been cancelled
Here are ICBC’s top 5 tips to pass your road test

Here are ICBC’s top 5 tips to pass your road test

With demand for road tests heating up this summer, the agency is encouraging people to prepare and pass on their first try 🚗✔️
Over $23K raised for injured puppy ‘Spirit’

Over $23K raised for injured puppy ‘Spirit’

A Good Samaritan found the five-month-old stray limping under the Lions Gate Bridge
Metro Van seeks public input on Rice Lake dams update

Metro Van seeks public input on Rice Lake dams update

Water main lookouts and benches are being proposed where brush and trees are being cleared. Read on for a dam history lesson.
Photos: Trudeau visits North Van child care centre

Photos: Trudeau visits North Van child care centre

Parkgate Society Day Camp is a pilot site for the federal $10-a-day child care program
This North Van brand will have your dog looking dapper

This North Van brand will have your dog looking dapper

Dogs in bowties? Take my money.