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Surrey Now-Leader picks up 4 national awards

In this year’s national Canadian Community Newspaper Awards the Surrey Now-Leader picked up awards for headlines, column writing, website and multimedia projects. The Now-Leader took top spot in...

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...

Black Press receives four nominations for this year’s Jack Webster Awards

Four Black Press Media newspapers will compete for a Jack Webster Award at the foundation's annual gala this October. The Jack Webster Foundation announced that...

Postmedia to outsource printing of the Calgary Sun

Postmedia has announced that it has entered into a print outsourcing agreement with Black Press Group Ltd. for the production of the Calgary Sun...

Former Black Press publisher honoured for industry contributions

Don Kendall, a former publisher of the Penticton Western News and a longtime member of the Black Press team, is being honoured with the Eric Dunning...

Black Press community newspapers celebrate carriers

Last week, Black Press' community newspapers held a special barbecue to thanks its many news carriers.  This year marks the third consecutive year the...

Former Athabasca publisher takes on new role at The Stettler Independent

Pat Reiter has been appointed as the publisher of The Stettler Independent, Castor Advance, and Regional Weekender. Reiter is not new to the world of...

Wildfires in B.C. having an impact on community newspapers

The ongoing wildfires, which are ravaging the B.C. interior, are having an impact on the publishing schedule and delivery of several community newspapers. Examples of...

Passionate advocate of local newspapers retires

Barb Foot, who has devoted 28 years of loyal service to community newspapers, officially retired on June 30. She most recently had worked in...

Longtime B.C. community newspaper editor retires

Rod Link, the only editor of The Terrace Standard since its inception in 1988, has retired from the newspaper business. "He had ink in his veins, a heart...