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Ben Lypka

Ben Lypka

I joined the Abbotsford News in 2015.
I graduated from Langara College's journalism program in 2010 and previously spent five years covering sports, arts and community events at the Squamish Chief newspaper.

Phone
604-851-4526
Email
ben.lypka@abbynews.com

Recent Work by Ben

Abbotsford Canucks release 2024-25 regular season schedule

Abbotsford Canucks release 2024-25 regular season schedule

Canucks again playing 64 of 72 games against Pacific Division rivals, also visit and host Manitoba and Laval
Taco Smackdown event coming to Abbotsford this summer

Taco Smackdown event coming to Abbotsford this summer

Mexican celebration will see wrestling, food truck, vendors and kid's zone at Tradex
Abbotsford's Ledgeview Golf Club hosting B.C. Amateur Championship

Abbotsford's Ledgeview Golf Club hosting B.C. Amateur Championship

Event runs from July 9 to 12 with 156 golfers from all across B.C. competing
Over 1,000 fish dead following spill at Abbotsford's Stoney Creek

Over 1,000 fish dead following spill at Abbotsford's Stoney Creek

More than 1,200 fish saved – Stoney Creek Trail area closed, water treatment system set up in park
Fraser Valley gymnast gets surprise birthday party ahead of Paris Olympics

Fraser Valley gymnast gets surprise birthday party ahead of Paris Olympics

Clay heads to Paris later this month to compete in gymnastics at the Summer Olympic Games
Accidental firefighting foam spill leads to disaster in Abbotsford creek

Accidental firefighting foam spill leads to disaster in Abbotsford creek

Public access to Stoney Creek Trail area has been restricted after significant spill
Censored Abbotsford student disappointed by school's follow-up after apology

Censored Abbotsford student disappointed by school's follow-up after apology

Lexis De Meyer had Art Activism speech censored, school officials have failed to reach out to her after apology
Abbotsford Canucks hire Jordan Smith as assistant coach

Abbotsford Canucks hire Jordan Smith as assistant coach

Abbotsford Canucks have signed former Springfield Falcons assistant coach to join staff
Abbotsford homeless encampment protest moves to city hall

Abbotsford homeless encampment protest moves to city hall

Babich Park residents help homeless encampment protest move to Abbotsford City Hall
Abbotsford Canucks 2024-25 roster begins to form after free agency opening

Abbotsford Canucks 2024-25 roster begins to form after free agency opening

Canucks add goalie Jiri Patera and forward Nate Smith, but lose top scorer Sheldon Dries
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