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Kyle Balzer

Kyle  Balzer

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

He has covered a variety of stories from education & Indigenous relations, to community interests & 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 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, & diving into new experiences.

Twitter: @KyleBalzer

Recent Work by Kyle

Was your coin collection stolen in 2018? B.C. RCMP hope to return it to the rightful owner

Was your coin collection stolen in 2018? B.C. RCMP hope to return it to the rightful owner

Mounties in Surrey found the booklet of old change during a 2018 criminal investigation.
B.C. gaining extra hour of sleep with daylight saving time ending on Sunday

B.C. gaining extra hour of sleep with daylight saving time ending on Sunday

It's time to 'fall back' on the clocks.
New Port Coquitlam millionaire dancing for joy — and his health

New Port Coquitlam millionaire dancing for joy — and his health

Chee Yee Fong won a Maxmillion prize the night of Lotto Max's $70-million draw on June 15, 2021.
Steak, lobster and travelling the world: Port Moody man's $675K lottery win turning dreams into reality

Steak, lobster and travelling the world: Port Moody man's $675K lottery win turning dreams into reality

Ryan Spibey won a late September Set for Life scratch ticket and feels "on top of the world."
30 years since his first election: Port Coquitlam MLA recounts 'touching moment' in B.C. legislature

30 years since his first election: Port Coquitlam MLA recounts 'touching moment' in B.C. legislature

Mike Farnworth was publicly acknowledged by all parties for his commitment to serving the province; he's since been appointed as deputy premier.
Coquitlam man wakes up $500K richer after online lottery win

Coquitlam man wakes up $500K richer after online lottery win

Wook Jae Jung checked his online tickets before starting this day and went into shock before sharing the news with family.
More B.C. residents putting up 'mega displays' for Halloween: survey

More B.C. residents putting up 'mega displays' for Halloween: survey

Festive lights and blow-up decorations no longer limited to holiday season
NDP's Jagmeet Singh promises to get 'big money out of housing' during second Coquitlam visit

NDP's Jagmeet Singh promises to get 'big money out of housing' during second Coquitlam visit

Singh believes by increasing the capital gains stocks, this may discourage house-flipping and provide a sense of relief for young people looking to buy down the road.
Coquitlam woman buys 'impulse' $500K lottery ticket while grabbing dinner for family

Coquitlam woman buys 'impulse' $500K lottery ticket while grabbing dinner for family

Astar Henry purchased one of two locally-winning tickets the night of Lotto Max's record-breaking $70-million draw.
VIDEO: Beer truck spills load after trailer rips open on Coquitlam highway

VIDEO: Beer truck spills load after trailer rips open on Coquitlam highway

The trailer of a truck carrying apparent Budweiser cases and cans ripped open while travelling east on Highway 7 near Colony Farm Road.