Former OCNA president David Wenger passes away

Newspaper veteran David Wenger has passed away at age 65.

Wenger began his career in the community newspaper business at a young age, working with his father Barry Wenger at Wenger Bros Publishing for many years before buying the group of Ontario-based weekly newspapers located in Wingham, Listowel and Mount Forest. From 1981 to 1982 Wenger served as president of the Ontario Community Newspapers Association, championing the creation of the OCNA Junior Citizens of the Year Award.

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