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...

Brian Vallee dies at age 70

Brian Vallee, an award-winning journalist and anti-domestic violence activist, has passed away at age 70. Vallee worked at a number of Canadian newspapers including...

Torstar hires new senior VP editorial

Wayne Parrish, an award-winning reporter, editor, and digital media leader, is Torstar’s new senior vice-president editorial. Parrish, 64, who won two National Newspaper Awards as...

Veteran sports reporter Bob Elliott receives baseball writing award

Long-time Toronto Sun sports columnist Bob Elliott has been named the first Canadian recipient of the J.G. Taylor Spink Award from the Baseball Writers’...

Legendary journalist Christie Blatchford dies

Christie Blatchford, a powerful public voice through nearly five decades of journalism, has died after being diagnosed with cancer in November. Blatchford was one of Canada’s...

Thomas Maclean passes away

Thomas Maclean has passed away at 62 years old. Maclean worked in the advertising field for over 30 years, starting with the Truro Daily...

Marta Iwanek named Tom Hanson Photojournalism Award winner

Marta Iwanek is this year's winner of the Tom Hanson Photojournalism Award, presented by The Canadian Journalism Foundation (CJF) and The Canadian Press. Iwanek, a...

INK+BEYOND speaker launches two new projects

International design firm Garcia Media recently completed large-scale redesigns for two newspapers: Lebanon's leading daily An Nahar and India's Hindustan. Dr. Mario Garcia, CEO...

Sports writer hangs up his skates (for now)

Paul “Bones” Svoboda, who for 27 years has covered sports for Belleville's The Intelligencer, has left the newsroom. "He's well thought-of in the community," said...
David Walmsley, Chair, Canadian Journalism Foundation

David Walmsley appointed to board of World Editors Forum

David Walmsley, the editor-in-chief of the Globe and Mail, is one of seven new members appointed to WAN-IFRA's World Editors Forum. The World Editors Forum...