So what exactly is ‘fake news’? It depends, according to Canadians

Results from a new survey on what exactly constitutes 'fake news' reveals that Canadians are divided on what it actually means. According to Global News,...

National Newspaper Week Idea Generator

Feeling stuck for how your publication can participate in this year's National Newspaper Week activities? Fear not! We've got you covered. Every week, we're sending...

Chronicle Herald grows audience, revenue with local journalism

Despite turbulent times in the newspaper world, The Halifax Chronicle Herald has been developing a new program that has helped boost revenue. The program is called...

Sports writer hangs up his skates (for now)

Paul “Bones” Svoboda, who for 27 years has covered sports for Belleville's The Intelligencer, has left the newsroom. "He's well thought-of in the community," said...

Black Press receives four nominations for this year’s Jack Webster Awards

Four Black Press Media newspapers will compete for a Jack Webster Award at the foundation's annual gala this October. The Jack Webster Foundation announced that...

Possible strike still looms at Canada Post

Canada Post and the union representing Canadian mail carriers remain miles apart in contract talks as a strike deadline looms. The Canadian Union of Postal...

The Globe and Mail launches Canada’s first premium subscription cannabis news...

With unprecedented resources and the largest dedicated cannabis coverage team in the market, The Globe and Mail today launched Report on Business Cannabis Professional, a...

Information Session for Publishers: Promotion Prohibitions for the Cannabis Act

In anticipation of the September 14, 2018 information session hosted by Health Canada with respect to the prohibitions surrounding the promotion of cannabis, cannabis...

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

They are relatively new and most news reporters do not have much, if any, experience with them, but podcasts are becoming all the rage...

Spotlight the importance of journalism for National Newspaper Week

Rent a local theatre and host a reception / movie screening of the award-winning film Spotlight. On request, News Media Canada will provide a digital copy of the movie and cover the cost of licensing the film to a limited number of participating community newspapers.