Travers fellowship winners to report on deadly antibiotic-resistant superbugs

Aleksandra Sagan and Laura Kane, who are both Vancouver-based reporters, have won this year's 2018 R. James Travers Foreign Corresponding Fellowship. Their project will look...

CAJ, Magazines Canada awards competitions now open

The 2018 award season has officially begun. Both Magazines Canada and the Canadian Association of Journalists have announced their respective calls for entries. Rules and means...
World Press Freedom Day

Press Freedom groups dismayed by seizure of reporter’s notes

Several organizations, including News Media Canada, are dismayed by the recent seizure of notes from Bill Sawchuk, a longtime reporter in St. Catharines, Ont.,...

Quebec’s Groupe Capitales Médias receives loan from provincial government

Quebec's provincial government has agreed to loan Quebec's Groupe Capitales Médias $10-million in order to help the struggling publisher to strengthen its digital operations. Groupe...

News Media Canada supports #ProtectJournalists campaign

News Media Canada is a proud supporter of Reporters Without Borders #ProtectJournalists campaign, calling for the creation of a United Nations Special Representative for...

Transcontinental sells 12 small Quebec newspapers to Groupe Lexis Media

Transcontinental Inc. has sold 12 Quebec newspapers and their related web properties to Groupe Lexis Media Inc. Financial terms of the deal were not immediately...

Young people remain loyal to printed newspapers: study

A key findings from new research on media consumption habits indicates that young people spend almost double the amount of time with their printed...

Canadians want government advertising in newspapers: report

New research indicates that almost three-quarters of Canadians consider newspapers to be the most appropriate media for advertising information about government programs and services. Those...

This week’s featured course on Newspaper Training: How to Create Highly...

This module is for advertising reps and designers. Learn how you can improve ad effectiveness and bring in more revenue at your newspaper with...

2018 World Press Photo annual contests now open

All professional visual journalists, worldwide, are now invited to participate in the World Press Photo Foundation's two renowned contests: the 61st Photo Contest and...