Publisher Ian Proudfoot retires from Metroland

In Ontario, Ian Proudfoot is retiring from his post as publisher for Metroland’s central division, which includes community papers stretching from Toronto to North Bay....

Young journalists Jane Gerster and Zane Schwartz win 26th Annual Hon....

Young journalists Jane Gerster and Zane Schwartz have been selected as the two recipients of the 26th annual Hon. Edward Goff Penny Memorial Prizes for...

Irene Gentle leaves The Spec, joins Toronto Star

After working as an editor for six years at the Hamilton Spectator, Irene Gentle is leaving the paper to join the Toronto Star. Gentle...

Eric Lawson becomes publisher for Black Press’ West Kootenay/Boundary papers

Black Press has appointed Eric Lawson as the new group publisher for newspapers in the West Kootenay/Boundary region. Lawson has three decades of experience...

Blair named COO Black Press BC Operations

Randy Blair has been promoted to the position of Chief Operating Officer, Black Press BC Operations. Randy, currently the President of Black Press Lower...

OCNA welcomes Caroline Medwell as Executive Director

The Board of Directors of the Ontario Community Newspapers Association (OCNA) has appointed Caroline Medwell as executive director. A successful advertising executive and newspaper...

Tracy Day joins The Globe and Mail

Tracy Day has been appointed as the new director of advertising products for The Globe and Mail. In her new role, Day will oversee...

Staff changes at Brunswick News

Brunswick News announced three new staff appointments in October. Andrew Waugh is the new editor for the Daily Gleaner. Waugh has been news editor at...

New Brunswick’s Telegraph Journal welcomes new editor

Mike Therien has been appointed at the new editor of the Telegraph Journal. He joins Brunswick News after holding former roles at TC Media and...

Longtime Toronto Star journalist Val Sears dies at 88

Longtime Toronto Star feature writer Val Sears passed away last week at age 88. A lifelong newspaperman, Sears spent time in newsrooms across the...