Metroland and Black Press papers honoured by Local Media Association

Canadian community newspapers are among the winners at the 2015 Excellence in Local News Coverage Awards. Ontario-based Metroland Media Group took home an impressive 42 awards and was the top company winner at this year’s competition. Black Press also earned 13 awards for its B.C. papers. Hosted by Local Media Association, the annual contest is open to non-daily newspapers across North America and includes a diverse variety of editorial categories, including column writing, breaking news, multimedia coverage and investigative reporting.

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