Skip to content
Brent Richter

Brent Richter

Brent Richter is a full-time news reporter at the North Shore News who covers municipal council, police and crime, fire, rescues and whatever else lands on his desk.

When he's not writing news stories or sitting in council chambers, Brent is daydreaming about craft beer, video games and other things he doesn't spend nearly enough time focusing on.

He welcomes your questions, story ideas, opinions and slow cooker recipes.

Email
brichter@nsnews.com

Recent Work by Brent

RCMP investigating North Vancouver stranger assault on pizza chef

RCMP investigating North Vancouver stranger assault on pizza chef

The pizzeria's owners have launched a fundraiser to help him get back on his feet and North Vancouver RCMP are seeking witnesses.
Construction starts on $32M new Phibbs Exchange

Construction starts on $32M new Phibbs Exchange

Phibbs is set for almost two years of heavy work but the result should be a lot nicer than what we have today.
Why is there an air raid siren in this North Vancouver park?

Why is there an air raid siren in this North Vancouver park?

Today it's a monument to the Cold War, but it was almost lost twice
North Van hostel hostess Emily Yu jailed for disobeying court order

North Van hostel hostess Emily Yu jailed for disobeying court order

"It is the rule of law which distinguishes civilized society from anarchy," the judge said.
Man fends off North Vancouver black bear with coffee mug

Man fends off North Vancouver black bear with coffee mug

It's extremely rare for bears to come that close, conservation officers say, and "that behaviour will not be tolerated."
North Shore Rescue cleared for night hoists

North Shore Rescue cleared for night hoists

After months of the silent treatment from the province, North Shore Rescue will now be allowed to use one of their most powerful tools at night.
North Shore Rescue calls out province for hampering night rescues

North Shore Rescue calls out province for hampering night rescues

North Shore Rescue is working with one hand tied behind their back, the team's leader says
BC NDP leadership hopeful David Eby launches ambitious housing plan

BC NDP leadership hopeful David Eby launches ambitious housing plan

The plan foresees more supply of market and non-market homes, a slowdown in demovictions and a crackdown on speculators and cheats.
Defence seeks 8 months of jail time for former Whitecaps coach Bob Birarda

Defence seeks 8 months of jail time for former Whitecaps coach Bob Birarda

'I'm here today to take responsibility for my actions and the impact I've had on you,' Birarda says in an apology to his victims
'Got to sign off': Man behind hilarious North Van signs retiring

'Got to sign off': Man behind hilarious North Van signs retiring

Some have taken to social media to express their heartbreak.
push icon
Be the first to read breaking stories. Enable push notifications on your device. Disable anytime.
No thanks