Governments have a duty to keep Canadians informed: Public Notice Resources

News Media Canada has a number of resources online highlighting the importance of public notices in newspapers. Click here to download presentations and fact sheets...

Reuters Institute releases 2020 Digital News Report

Canadian data from the Digital News Report 2020, collected before the major disruptions caused by COVID-19 in the Western world, shows less trust towards...

Former Groupe Capitales Médias dailies cut weekday print editions

Earlier this week, Media In Canada reported that number of Quebec-based news brands formerly owned by Groupe Capitales Médias will see most of its...

National Post launches redesigned website

The National Post has announced the launch of a completely rebuilt website with a better reader experience to increase discoverability and a streamlined layout....

This Week’s Featured Course on Newspaper Training: How to Create Podcasts...

They are relatively new and most news reporters do not have much, if any, experience with them, but podcasts are becoming all the rage...

Newspapers are Trending: Social media images

Research confirms that Canadians continue to read newspapers. The Newspapers 24/7 study has been measuring readership on all platforms since 2012.  In 2019 readership was at...

Community newspaper readership stronger in smaller markets: Vividata

Data from Vividata’s most recent survey (Spring 2020) confirms that weekly readership of community newspapers is stronger in smaller markets (under 100,000 population). And as...

‘Local news matters’ campaign launched by Ottawa Newspaper Guild

The Ottawa Newspaper Guild has launched an advertising campaign that tells listeners that underscores the importance of local news. The Guild is composed of 85...

AWNA announces results of 2019 Better Newspaper Competition

The Alberta Weekly Newspapers Association announced the winners of its 2019 Better Newspaper Competition - General Excellence - earlier this week. This annual competition honours...

Postmedia creates ‘Reopening Canada’ grant program

Postmedia Network Inc. has announced the latest step in its ongoing commitment to supporting cities and communities through the COVID-19 crisis with Reopening Canada,...