Paying for local news: Waterloo Region Record launches paywall

The Waterloo Region Record, which has existed in the community under a few different names since 1878, has launched a paywall to help drive...

Transcontinental sells 12 small Quebec newspapers to Groupe Lexis Media

Transcontinental Inc. has sold 12 Quebec newspapers and their related web properties to Groupe Lexis Media Inc. Financial terms of the deal were not immediately...

Ownership changes at six papers following transactions between Black Press and...

In British Columbia, Black Press has purchased two community newspapers and sold four publications in separate transactions with Glacier Media. Black Press takes ownership...

Northern Journal discontinues print edition

The Northern Journal (formerly known as The Slave River Journal) in Fort Smith distributed its final print edition on March 3. In business for...

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...

Calgary Herald reporter to be commemorated

Michelle Lang, a Calgary Herald reporter who died in Afghanistan in 2009, will have her name added to a plaque at the Saskatchewan war...

A primer on the Journalistic Sources Protection Act

Justin Safayeni and Andrea Gonsalves, two media lawyers from the firm Stockwoods, have written a detailed primer on the new journalist source protection law...

Torstar grows digital subscriptions by 50 per cent

Torstar has announced that it saw a 50 per cent rise in paid digital subscriptions in the first quarter, as the company continues to...

National Newspaper Week 2018: There’s Still Time To Get In The...

National Newspaper Week is well underway! Thank you to all the newspapers who are supporting this ground-breaking initiative! Help keep the momentum going by...

CAJ report: Best Practices in Digital Accuracy and Corrections

The Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ) has released a new set of guidelines for modifying and removing published digital content from websites and online...