LaPointe moves to CBC

Kirk LaPointe, managing editor of the Vancouver Sun, has been named the new ombudsman for the CBC. LaPointe will manage complaints from the public...

Carol Lamb appointed GM of Metroland’s Simcoe West papers.

Carol Lamb has been appointed general manager of Metroland's Simcoe West papers. In her new role, she will oversee daily operations at five newspapers...

New editor at Williams Lake Tribune

Erin Hitchcock is the new editor at the Williams Lake (BC) Tribune. Hitchcock, who has been with the paper since 2008, won third place...

CP bureau chief wins award

Rob Russo, Ottawa bureau chief for The Canadian Press, has received the Charles Lynch Award for excellence in the coverage of national affairs. Russo,...

New Senior Group Publisher at Sun Media

Amber Ogilvie has been appointed Senior Group Publisher of Sun Media's northern Alberta newspaper group and the publisher at the Grande Prairie (AB) Herald-Tribune....

Toronto Star collaborates with New York Times

Beginning October 17 the Toronto Star will publish two new sections in its Sunday edition featuring content from the New York Times. Both sections,...

Recognizing the people who deliver the news to your door

OCTOBER 8, 2010 - Saturday, October 9, is International Newspaper Carrier Day, a day set aside to recognize the people who brave the elements...

Thompson River buys three Black Press papers

Victoria-based publisher Black Press has sold three of its newspapers in British Columbia. Kamloops This Week, the Merritt Herald and the Prince George Free...

Torstar launches Moneyville.ca

Toronto Star publisher Torstar Corporation has launched a new personal finance website entitled Moneyville.ca. The site features daily news updates, analysis and commentary relating...

Raise-a-Reader Day brings in $2 Million

Volunteers in 27 Canadian cities hit the streets last week to help raise an estimated $2 million for Postmedia’s Raise-a-Reader Day.  Proceeds from the...