Get #TogetherLocal and support local businesses

Torstar has announced a new program called #togetherlocal, in an effort to support local businesses during these challenging times. The program will offer savings of...

‘Newspapers Matter’ for trust, engagement and local information

News Media Canada has prepared a Newspapers Matter presentation with data from a variety of sources that can be used to promote the value...

Introducing ‘Project Pandemic: Canada Reports on COVID-19’

The Institute for Investigative Journalism, Canadian Association of Journalists and Esri Canada invite all Canadian journalists to join “Project Pandemic: Canada Reports on COVID-19,” a unique...

Check out our calendar to stay up-to-date

Around the globe, the COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted long-held conferences and seminars. While some have been cancelled or postponed, others are being held virtually...

Digital consumption of news and information continues to rise in Canada

In a recent blog post, Bryan Segal of Comscore examines the news/information digital growth in Canada. “It is amazing to see the category growth over the past...

Feds announce details of the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy

Last week, the federal government announced that is was taking actions to help Canadian businesses, including newspapers, by proposing a wage subsidy that would...
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Canada’s Emergency Wage Subsidy will apply to large and small newspapers

The federal government announced earlier today more details surrounding the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy. As part of that program, the federal government will cover 75...

This Week’s Featured Course on Newspaper Training: How to Cover Elections...

The-Biggest-Show-On-Earth, for journalists, has to be The Election. Any election. Federal. Provincial. Municipal. School Board. Parks Board. In all such contests, candidates ask for...

Can you catch COVID-19 from handling newspapers?

First, there are no known cases of the coronavirus being transmitted to someone via a paper or package arriving at their house. You would...

Federal government announces support for small businesses facing impacts of COVID‑19

The Government of Canada is focused on helping Canadians and businesses through this tough economic time. Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced additional new measures...