Reporter Gail Collins joins the Gander Beacon

Gail Collins has joined the news team at the Gander Beacon in Newfoundland. She will report news and develop feature stories for the weekly...

Lisa Prophet becomes publisher of Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows News

Lisa Prophet has been named the new publisher at the Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows News in British Columbia. Prophet began at Black Press in 2002...

Guelph Mercury reporter Vik Kirsch retires

Longtime Guelph Mercury reporter Vik Kirsch retired at the end of July. Kirsch had been with the daily publication for 26 years and has...

Alberta weekly newspapers elect new board of directors

Jason Lyon, from the Rocky Mountain Outlook, has been elected as the new president of the Alberta Weekly Newspapers Association (AWNA), at their association...

Duncan Hood named ROB editor and director of features

Duncan Hood stepped into the role of editor and director of features for The Globe and Mail’s Report on Business on August 8. Hood first joined the...

Chronicle-Herald newsroom director Frank De Palma retires

Frank De Palma is leaving his post at The Chronicle Herald. De Palma has been in the newspaper business for 33 years and has...

Ben Kroeker dies at age 74

Ben Kroeker, the former owner and publisher of the Deloraine (Manitoba) Times & Star passed away on Thursday, May 17, at Hamilton General Hospital at...

Toronto Star welcomes Susan Delacourt as new Ottawa bureau chief

Long-time political columnist Susan Delacourt announced on her Twitter feed that she will be returning to the Toronto Star full-time in early September. She...

NMC board member honoured with citizenship medal

Abbas Homayed, the owner of Laurentian Publishing, and current News Media Canada board member has been honoured for his dedication to community service with...

A familiar face returns to the North Island Gazette

Lisa Harrison, a former sales representative with the North Island Gazette, has returned to the publication she previously left in 2014. “My coming back to...