Save news, contact your MP: Canadian Journalism Fund lobby kit coming soon

In the coming days, News Media Canada will be making a special 'members only' lobby kit available on our...

B.C. Court’s decision on pre-election gag law a victory for newspapers

The British Columbia Court of Appeal has ruled that the B.C. government’s proposed pre-election gag law is unconstitutional and...

Deadline extended for COVID-19 Relief Funding (Phase 2)

Dear members, This is a short note to let you know that we have received notification from the Department of...

CPF Aid to Publishers application deadline is next week

Publishers who are interested in applying for financial assistance under the Aid to Publishers component of the Canada Periodical...

Newfoundland government passes Bill 29 to amend Access to Information laws

Following approximately 70 hours of filibuster debate, the government of Newfoundland and Labrador has passed a new Bill to...

Federal government announces significant assistance programs to support journalism

After months of diligent work, News Media Canada welcomes the announcement made earlier today by the federal government to...

Free webinar on Canada’s new Anti-Spam law

On July 1, 2014, the majority of provisions of Canada’s new anti-spam legislation will take effect. When in force,...

New rules on use of electronic devices in Ontario courtrooms

Effective February 1, 2013, Ontario’s Superior Court of Justice is implementing a new code of behaviour concerning the use...

Next week is ‘Right to Know Week’

Did you know? The week of September 25 to October 1 is Right to Know Week. As part of this...

Facebook’s news ban blocks pages for fire services, charities, and other important services

Update: Feb 23, 2021: Facebook has begun to restore news sharing in Australia after reaching an agreement with the...