Canadian journalists honoured at World Press Freedom Day luncheon

In 2012, there were 107 journalists killed, 193 imprisoned and 38 kidnapped. One of those 38 is Jim Foley. Missing since November 22, 2012,...

The Amherst (NS) Daily News moves to weekly format

In Nova Scotia, The Amherst Daily News is moving to a weekly publishing schedule. The 120-year-old daily paper will re-launch on Friday, August 2...

What is “Readers per Copy” and how can you calculate it?

Readers per Copy (RPC) is calculated by dividing the total publication audience/readership (collected with a readership survey like Vividata or the previous ComBase survey) by...

COPA Digital Media Spotlight – Community News content (Part 2) –...

Immigration brings about 250,000 new residents to Canada each year, resulting in culturally diverse communities across the country. The second instalment of the COPA Digital Media Spotlight provides a look at five unique media...

Globe and Mail hires new Atlantic Bureau Chief

The Globe and Mail has hired Jessica Leeder as the publication's Atlantic Bureau Chief. Leeder previously worked for the Globe and Mail from 2007-2012, where...

Queens County Advance editor to leave paper

Nick Moase is leaving his role as editor at the Queens County Advance in Nova Scotia. Moase has been with the TC Media newspaper...

Brian Hancock becomes publisher at the Lethbridge Herald

Brian Hancock is the new publisher and sales manager at the Lethbridge Herald. Hancock has more than 20 years of experience in the media...

Ryerson University, National NewsMedia Council examine local news

Ryerson University, in partnership with the National NewsMedia Council, has released a survey geared to small-market Canadian newsrooms. The objective of the survey is...
Box Cox, Winnipeg Free Press

News Media Canada announces nominee to federal government panel

News Media Canada, the national industry group representing about 800 titles in every province and territory, has nominated Bob Cox, publisher of the Winnipeg...

Apply now for the Atkinson Fellowship in Public Policy

The Atkinson Fellowship in Public Policy is now accepting applications for the 2016 award. First founded in 1988, the fellowship provides financial support for...