This Week’s Featured Course on Newspaper Training: How to Use Social...

For newspapers, social media has proven both a blessing and curse. And it is too early to decide which ultimately will be the more...

Transcontinental acquires Quebec weekly

Transcontinental has purchased Journal Nouvelles Hebdo, a community newspaper based Dolbeau-Mistassini, Quebec. Delivered to nearly 14,000 households weekly, Journal Nouvelles Hebdo will become Transcontinental’s...

Revenue growth in third quarter for Canwest

Postmedia Network Inc., which recently purchased Canwest's publishing division, has reported third-quarter gains this fiscal year. The newspaper chain reported an overall revenue increase...

The Globe and Mail to introduce metered paywall this fall

The Globe and Mail has announced that it will launch a metered subscription service for its online content starting this fall. As with other...

Postmedia updates newspaper apps for nine daily papers

Mobile apps for Postmedia’s major market daily newspapers will now be accessible on iPhone and iPod touch. The apps include local and breaking news,...
Local Journalism Initiative

Local Journalism Initiative boosts coverage of Indigenous issues

The Brandon Sun recently received funding from the Government of Canada's Local Journalism Initiative to hire an Indigenous beat reporter for western Manitoba. The Sun...

Postmedia makes changes to Sunday newspapers

Postmedia has announced plans to cease publishing a Sunday edition in three of its major markets as part of budget trimming measures across the...

How are Facebook concerns affecting interactions with brands?

Following the Cambridge Analytica data scandal, Canadians are much more aware of the value exchange of Facebook, according to a recent study by Audience...

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,...

Transcontinental acquires three community papers in Quebec

Transcontinental Media continues to expand in eastern Quebec with the purchase of major assets owned by Avantage Consommateurs de l'Est du Québec Inc., held...