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Biography

David P. Ball is a multimedia reporter and photojournalist based in Vancouver, Canada.

Winner of Canadian Association of Journalists and Jack Webster Foundation awards, his work has been published in the National Post, Toronto Star, The Tyee, VICE, Toronto Sun, 24 Hours Vancouver, Calgary Sun, S...

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Jul 24, 2017

RT @realDonaldTrump: So why aren't the Committees and investigators, and of course our beleaguered A.G., looking into Crooked Hillarys crimes & Russia relations?

Jul 24, 2017

RT @vancouvermetro: Teen amputee and musician Jack Thomas riffs on workplace safety after summer job accident  http://ow.ly/GlBX30dRSZE  https://t.co/1VBB6VIGPh

Jul 23, 2017

RT @ericgarland: Two days before the inauguration, McClatchy dropped a DOOZY of an article revealing a SIX-AGENCY investigation.  http://www.mcclatchydc.com/news/politics-government/article127231799.html 

Jul 23, 2017

RT @ericgarland: <THREAD> All of Trump-Russia was revealed prior to the inauguration. We've been just letting the system work ever…

Jul 21, 2017

@robshaw_vansun Wonder how that compares to the cost of Bc Liberals cutting civil service from 42,000 to 30,504 after their 2001 election?

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What was your first job as a journalist?

A high school coop at Nelson Express in B.C.'s Kootenays, writing on arts & youth. First paid gig was Gulf Islands Driftwood in 2001

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, I own an electric typewriter but never used it for reporting, just dabbling in short story.

What does it mean to be a journalist?

Serving the public interest, holding power to account, exposing the truth

Canadian Association of Journalists

2013 - Community Media Award (Investigative Category)
For my series on B.C. coal exports in The Tyee.

Jack Webster Foundation Award

2013 - Community Reporting
For my series on B.C. coal exports in The Tyee