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...

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...

2011 Freedom of Information Audit released

A total refusal to release contracts in Winnipeg, Quebec’s denial of basic accountability information about top officials’ spending, passenger manifests for Ontario’s executive aircraft,...

Free Webinar: Money-Making Content Ideas for Newspapers

Join Newspapers Canada for a free one-hour webinar on Thursday, June 5, at 12:00 PM EDT, led by Candide Gregoire, General Manager at Newspaper...
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...

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...

CCNA honorary life member Dunning dies at 100

CCNA honorary life member Edgar Dunning has passed away at age 100. Dunning began his career in the community newspaper industry at a young...

Get an exclusive look at how the Star broke the Rob...

In May 2013, Canada’s largest daily newspaper published startling allegations regarding a video that purportedly shows Toronto Mayor Rob Ford smoking crack cocaine. Today,...

Newspapers are invited to enter the 2015 Canadian Online Publishing Awards

The 2015 Canadian Online Publishing Awards (COPAs) are now open for entries. The final submission deadline for this year’s competition is July 6, 2015....