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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 earn split in California

Abbotsford Canucks earn split in California

Canucks win 4-2 in Bakersfield, fall 2-1 to Ontario Reign
UFV Cascades slotted against Carleton Ravens at U Sports Final 8

UFV Cascades slotted against Carleton Ravens at U Sports Final 8

Women’s basketball national championships begin for Abbotsford-based school on Thursday
Abbotsford’s Yale Lions place fourth at 4A basketball provincials

Abbotsford’s Yale Lions place fourth at 4A basketball provincials

MEI Eagles finish fifth in 3A, Abbotsford Traditional Titans place 13th in 2A
Abbotsford’s MEI Eagles, Yale Lions receive seeding for basketball provincials

Abbotsford’s MEI Eagles, Yale Lions receive seeding for basketball provincials

MEI enters 3A tournament ranked fifth, Yale seeded eighth for Wednesday’s opener in Langley
Abbotsford in Action: Airport has record-breaking year with almost 1.3 million passengers in 2023

Abbotsford in Action: Airport has record-breaking year with almost 1.3 million passengers in 2023

YXX credits affordability as one reason for increase in passenger volume
Abbotsford in Action: Filming has strong year despite Hollywood shutdown

Abbotsford in Action: Filming has strong year despite Hollywood shutdown

City hosted a total of 59 film productions with 197 days of filming in 2023
Hero in Education- Gurp Mahil: Vice-principal celebrates everyone

Hero in Education- Gurp Mahil: Vice-principal celebrates everyone

Clearbrook Elementary educator remembers struggles of being first-generation son of immigrants
Robert Bateman Open returns to Abbotsford’s Ledgeview Golf Club Open on June 10

Robert Bateman Open returns to Abbotsford’s Ledgeview Golf Club Open on June 10

Third annual event is a fundraiser for the Robert Bateman Golf Academy
CBC Bearcats teams fall in Pacwest quarter-final round

CBC Bearcats teams fall in Pacwest quarter-final round

Men’s team loses to Capilano Blues, women drop overtime game to Okanagan College Coyotes
Yale Lions advance to 4A senior girls provincial semifinal

Yale Lions advance to 4A senior girls provincial semifinal

Yale takes on Seaquam tonight at 8:30 p.m., MEI eliminated in quarter-final round
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