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Kyle Balzer

Kyle Balzer

Kyle Balzer graduated with distinction from BCIT's Broadcast and Online Journalism program in 2016.

He has covered a variety of stories from education and Indigenous relations, to community interests and sports.

Kyle is a three-time award-winning journalist, including recognition from the BC Association of Broadcasters for his part in covering the 2017 BC wildfire season.

He's worked for media outlets in Abbotsford, Surrey and Prince George before joining the Tri-City News, and has visited six different countries in his lifetime, including Colombia and Ukraine.

He loves meeting new people, listening to unique stories, and diving into new experiences.

His wife, Jess, works for our sister publication at Burnaby NOW.

Twitter: @KyleBalzer

Recent Work by Kyle

This roadway on the New West-Coquitlam border is one of the region's most dangerous

This roadway on the New West-Coquitlam border is one of the region's most dangerous

ICBC recorded 277 crashes last year, including 113 with at least one casualty, at or around Brunette Avenue and Highway 1.
Here's where to find the cheapest gas in New West

Here's where to find the cheapest gas in New West

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Here's where to find the cheapest gas in New West

Here's where to find the cheapest gas in New West

New West outlets inching closer to the $1.60s as some dipped by as much as eight cents.
National silver for New West-born, Port Coquitlam-raised hammer-thrower

National silver for New West-born, Port Coquitlam-raised hammer-thrower

Kaila Butler just missed out on the Paris 2024 Olympics, but earned her fifth career Canadian championship medal.
New West-born, Port Coquitlam-trained gymnast an alternate for Canadian Olympic team

New West-born, Port Coquitlam-trained gymnast an alternate for Canadian Olympic team

Sydney Turner is going to the Paris 2024 Summer Olympics, playing the role of an encouraging teammate in hopes her team can bring home gold.
Here's where to find the cheapest gas in New West

Here's where to find the cheapest gas in New West

Here's where to find the cheapest gas in New West

Here's where to find the cheapest gas in New West

Rising temperatures equal rising fuel prices for New Westminster motorists.
Here's where to find the cheapest gas in New West

Here's where to find the cheapest gas in New West

Prices are back on the upswing, but New West's cheapest gas is still one of the best available in Metro Vancouver.
Man with New West parole jurisdiction wanted by B.C. police

Man with New West parole jurisdiction wanted by B.C. police

Metro Vancouver Crime Stoppers are looking for a 52-year-old man unlawfully at large from New Westminster.
Here's where to find the cheapest gas in New West

Here's where to find the cheapest gas in New West

Fuel prices are still on the downward trend in New West — 20 cents in two weeks.
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