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...

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...

News Media Canada announces Local Journalism Initiative host news organizations

News Media Canada has announced that it will fund 105 journalists at 94 host news organizations across Canada under the Government of Canada’s Local...

Community newspapers are now able to enter the National Newspaper Awards

Did you know that community newspapers and other non-broadcast organizations that publish original content online most days are now able to enter their work...

Newspapers celebrated National Newspaper Week in print, digital and social media

Last week newspapers across the country celebrated our industry during the 79th annual National Newspaper Week. News Media Canada coordinated a nation-wide celebration with print and...

Village Media selected to power major U.S. local news experiment

Village Media has been selected as the digital platform/consultancy to help power McClatchy’s Compass Experiment in the U.S., a collaboration with Google’s Local News...

Journalism and Written Media Independent Panel of Experts submits final report...

The Journalism and Written Media Independent Panel of Experts today released its final report and recommendations to the Government of Canada to assist with...

Can you SPOT fake news?

Earlier this year, the federal government announced plans to help boost citizen literacy on fake news. A key pillar in that plan was to...

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...