News Media Canada announces winners of 2019 Canadian Community Newspaper Awards

News Media Canada is pleased to announce this year's winners of the Canadian Community Newspaper Awards. Among this year's highlights: The Rocky Mountain Outlook from...

Canadian Journalism Is Vital to Our Democracy

News Media Canada has been selected as one of eight industry groups to provide the federal government with recommendations on the eligibility criteria for...

Stop the presses: Canadian newspaper readership at an all-time high

Seventh annual Newspapers 24/7 Report confirms that 88% of Canadians read newspapers every week - the highest number since the study began in 2012 In...

Young journalists Robert Williams and Victoria Gibson win 28th Annual Hon....

Journalists Robert Williams and Victoria Gibson have been selected as the two recipients of the 28th annual Hon. Edward Goff Penny Memorial Prizes for Young...

Support your local economy with the Proud Advertiser campaign

The Proud Advertiser program was developed for all newspapers to run year-round to support their local economy. Publish house ads recognizing your advertisers and then deliver your...

Government regulation coming for tech giants?

The Canadian government is “actively considering” regulating social media giants and believes that self-regulation of the platforms has failed, reports The Toronto Star. Democratic Institutions...

Newspaper tied to city’s birth, growth; we’re not history yet

Last Thursday, the Winnipeg Free Press was fêted by the Manitoba Museum at its 2019 tribute gala. News Media Canada chair, and Free Press publisher,...

Budget 2019 announces measures to help news publishers

Budget 2019 re-announced the three commitments that were made in the Fall Economic Statement and provides additional information on each of the measures. Highlights The journalism...

Crisis in the media: Desjardins is rethinking its advertising strategy

Faced with the crisis that is hitting all media, Mouvement Desjardins does not intend to stand idly by. The cooperative recently reviewed some aspects...

Sizzle video available to promote newspaper industry

As part of the 2018 National Newspaper Week program a sizzle video was produced to highlight the value of newspapers.  This short but powerful video showcases...