New associate editor at Cape Breton Post

Reporter Greg MacVicar has become the associate editor at the Cape Breton Post in Sydney, Nova Scotia. In his new role, MacVicar is responsible...

Tablet-only newspaper coming soon

Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation has announced that the company will launch a tablet-based newspaper entitled The Daily. News Corp has reportedly partnered with Apple...

Burke named editor at The Chief (BC)

David Burke is the new editor at The Chief in Squamish, British Columbia. Burke served as editor of the Whistler Question for the past...

Davies appointed sports director at The Peterborough Examiner

Mike Davies has been appointed sports director at The Peterborough Examiner. Davies will be responsible for co-ordinating all local sports news for the daily...

Community newspaper publishers launch new magazine venture

Terry and Nancy Carroll, owners of Carroll Publishing Inc. and publishers of the independent St. Thomas/Elgin Weekly News (ON), have launched Elgin This Month,...

Matthew Peterson joins editorial team at The Chronicle (BC)

Matthew Peterson has joined the editorial team at the The Chronicle (BC) serving communities in Ladysmith and Chemainus. Peterson has previously worked in newsrooms...

What’s up with Daily Deals?

Daily deals are hot. In the past year, this arena has exploded as newspapers embrace it. CNA/CCNA provides a brief overview of the current...

Metroland launches four new community papers

Metroland has launched a series of four new community newspapers under the umbrella title of Ottawa This Week. The weekly papers serve four core...

Dick Laidlaw passes away

Dick Laidlaw has passed away at the age of 77. The newspaper veteran started his career at the Guelph Mercury (ON) working as a...

Merv Hawkins appointed group publisher at Sun Media.

Merv Hawkins has been appointed a group publisher at Sun Media. Hawkins will oversee operations at a number of Ontario community newspapers including the...