Federal government’s plan to support news industry falls short of expectations

Earlier today, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced plans to provide media organizations with assistance, in order to keep journalists working, during the COVID-19 pandemic. Said...

Newspapers Matter, Now More Than Ever: A Call to Action

During this time of uncertainty, Canadians depend on sources of information they can trust. From coast to coast to coast, Canadians have been turning...

Canadian Heritage extends Aid to Publishers deadline to March 30

Canadian Heritage has, once again, extended the application deadline for the 2020-2021 funding cycle for the Aid to Publishers component of the Canada Periodical...

Media companies call on Parliament to support policies that favour trusted...

Today, a cross-industry group representing Canadian media companies from across the country issued a joint declaration to Parliament setting out a plan of action...

Call for Entries: 29th Annual Hon. Edward Goff Penny Memorial Prizes...

Young reporters at News Media Canada member daily news media are invited to submit their best work from 2019 for consideration for the 29th...

Local Journalism Initiative: We’re here to help

If you are a news media publisher in Quebec or Ontario, or a publisher of Indigenous news media, the Local Journalism Initiative is here...

Why the Local Journalism Initiative is right for you

A healthy democracy depends on a plurality of voices and an abundant supply of civic engagement. Local media are critical in ensuring accountability of...

News Media Canada calls for a second round of Local Journalism...

News Media Canada, the voice of the print and digital news media industry in Canada, announced today a second call for applications to its...

Guidance on Canadian Journalism Labour Tax Credit now available online

The federal government has released guidance for news organizations on the Canadian journalism labour tax credit. The guidance is posted on the Canada Revenue Agency...

Happy Holidays from News Media Canada

The staff at News Media Canada, along with our board members, would like to wish our members, partners, and associates all the best during...