Facebook provides grants to local newsrooms to support coronavirus work

The Facebook Journalism Project has announced that 400 local newsrooms across North America have received grants to support their reporting on the coronavirus. Many publishers...

News Media Canada calls for Local Journalism Initiative applications for short...

News Media Canada, the voice of the print and digital news media industry in Canada, is calling today for new applications to its Local...

News Media Canada announces additional Local Journalism Initiative host news organizations

News Media Canada today announced the approval of an additional 63 journalists at 53 host news organizations under the Government of Canada’s Local Journalism...

This Week’s Featured Course on Newspaper Training: How to Create Systems...

With newspapers being buffeted these days by endless change, it is more crucial than ever for employees to be goal oriented, and pulling hard...

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...

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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...

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...

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...