Veteran journalist takes over The Skagway News

Larry Persily, a veteran journalist with about a quarter century of industry experience, in numerous publications, has bought Alaska's Skagway News. According to a report, Persily says he...

Longtime publisher Terry Jenson to seek Saskatchewan Party nomination

Long-time community newspaper publisher and small businessperson Terry Jenson has enteredthe race to be the Saskatchewan Party’s candidate for Martensville-Warman in the 2020 provincial...

Yukon News newspaper welcomes new publisher

Stephanie Newsome is the new publisher of the Yukon News. She replaces Mike Thomas, who took over as publisher after the Yukon News was...

‘We’re not that legacy dinosaur’

As widely reported, Postmedia Network Canada Corp. has announced that Andrew MacLeod has been named the company’s new chief executive officer, part of a...

Legendary sports writer Jim Taylor dies

Celebrated B.C. sports writer Jim Taylor died earlier this week at the age of 82. A celebrated sports columnist throughout the province and across Canada...

Former CCNA director Neil Thom passes away

Neil Thom, former director of the Canadian Community Newspapers Association and past president of the Saskatchewan Weekly Newspapers Association, has died. He was 56...

Torstar eliminates role of Chief Revenue Officer, hires two new senior...

Claude Galipeau, Torstar’s current chief revenue officer, has been hired by CBC/Radio-Canada in the newly created position of EVP, corporate development. According to Torstar spokesperson Bob...

The president of Postmedia on staying afloat in a floundering industry

Earlier this week Andrew MacLeod, the president of Postmedia, did an interview with Media in Canada in which he talked about the current state...

Torstar Hires New Senior VP, Editorial

Torstar Corporation has announced that Fredric Karen, an internationally recognized news media leader, has been appointed Senior Vice-President, Editorial. He will begin his role effective January...

Edmonton Journal columnist appointed to Canadian Senate

Paula Simons, a veteran columnist with the Edmonton Journal has been appointed to the Senate of Canada. Simons confirmed the move on her Twitter page.