Black Press launches new free daily paper on Vancouver Island

Black Press has launched a new free daily newspaper on Vancouver Island, the Vancouver Island Free Daily.

Available in print at designated pickup locations and online via a dedicated website and mobile app, the daily paper draws on Black Press’ existing editorial resources in the region and provides a range of local, provincial, national and international coverage.

Peter McCully is the publisher for the paper, which launched its first edition on September 27. Vancouver Island natives Philip Wolf and John McKinley serve as managing editor and content editor, respectively.