Emmy award winning journalist Nick LaFave joined NBC 6 as 5, 6 and 10 pm co-anchor in August of 2011, and is proud to call the ArkLaTex his bio_nick_lafave.jpghome.   Nick comes to NBC 6 by way of Duluth, Minnesota.


Nick grew up in Marquette in Michigan?s Upper Peninsula.  He graduated from Northern Michigan University before beginning his career in Missoula, Montana.  Nick then went back to Michigan, working in Lansing for three years before going back to Lake Superior?s shores in northeast Minnesota.


Both Nick?s reporting and anchoring have won numerous awards throughout his career. 


When not at work, Nick can be found on a golf course, cooling off on in a hockey rink, indulging his new-found love for Cajun cuisine, or spending time with his wife, Kristy.


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