Torstar launches digital-only news initiative for local communities

Torstar has announced it has signed an exclusive agreement with Innocode, a digital platform, and has launched an innovative new project aimed at revitalizing...

This Week’s Featured Course on Newspaper Training: Writing Local News Stories

News reporters in the old days were depicted by Hollywood, probably accurately, as pushy and persistent. In a world in which so much of...

Looking to hire? Check out News Media Canada’s ‘Job Beat’

Are you a media manager that is looking to hire? News Media Canada's 'Job Beat' job board should be your one-stop shop. Job listings are...

Town of Erin named most secretive municipal government in Canada

The Town of Erin, Ont., is the 2019 recipient of the Code of Silence Award for Outstanding Achievement in Government Secrecy in the category of...

Empire-Advance celebrates 135 years of service

The year 2020 marks 135 years of service for the Empire-Advance. To kick off the celebrations the newspaper is publishing a special 40-page issue...

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...

2020-2021 Aid to Publishers documents now available

The documents for the 2020-2021 funding cycle for the Aid to Publishers component of the Canada Periodical Fund are now available on the Government...

Update: Aid to Publishers program

Over the past weeks and months, we have heard your frustrations with the delay in the roll-out of this year's Aid to Publishers program...

Have you heard of the New Canadian Media Collective?

For newsrooms trying to keep pace with Canada's rapidly changing demographics, there may be an opportunity to partner with New Canadian Media that runs a...

Canadian band The Arkells are supporting journalism with offer of exclusive...

The Arkells, a band based in Hamilton, Ont., are asking fans to stop "running from that paywall" and support local newspapers and daily publications...