Why print is the new digital

In a new blog post at INMA, Stuart Howie, a former editorial director with Fairfax Media in Australia explains why print still matters. 1. Print =...

Guelph Tribune re-launches as Guelph Mercury Tribune

As the Guelph Tribune marks its 30th anniversary this year, the community paper has rebranded with a new name: the Guelph Mercury Tribune. A tribute...

Star News Publishing purchases 13 newspapers in Saskatchewan

Alberta’s Star News Publishing has acquired all of Transcontinental’s Saskatchewan newspaper products, including the Prince Albert Daily Herald, the Moose Jaw Times-Herald, the Southwest...
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NMC welcomes the 2019 budget announcements on government support for journalism

Bob Cox, chair of the board released the following statement. “This will make a difference in newsrooms across Canada. It is significant support for journalism....

Disruption: Change and Churning in Canada’s Media Landscape

The Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage has released its long-anticipated report on the impact of technology on local and regional news. Chaired by Liberal MP...

News Media Canada statement on 2018 Federal Budget

There is no mention of news media in the Minister’s budget speech. In the Budget document, there is a section entitled “Supporting Local Journalism” that...

Vividata releases latest numbers on print and digital readership

Vividata, Canada’s authoritative cross-platform study of media readership, released new research, which confirms that readership levels are consistent with past findings, and it also...

Star Metro brand officially hits the streets

Today marks the official launch of the new re-branded StarMetro publications in five Canadian cities - Vancouver, Toronto, Halifax, Calgary, and Edmonton. Torstar Corp. announced...

Métro Montreal signs exclusive distribution agreement with the STM

TC Media has entered into an exclusive agreement with the Societe de transport de Montreal (STM) to distribute Métro newspapers in the Montreal transit...

Micropayment success at the Winnipeg Free Press

The Winnipeg Free Press launched a new pay-per-article subscription model for its online content in the spring of 2015. This unique micropayment-based paywall, the...