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Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows News earns second-place national award

Colleen Flanagan, a multi-media journalist with the Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows News, earned second place for best photo essay in the Canadian Community Newspaper Awards. Flanagan flew...

Go Go Gleaner! Excited to see The Gleaner in print again?

The June 5th relaunch issue of The Gleaner was entirely thanks to local volunteers.  In order to bring back the community newspaper on a...

Despite forest fires, newspaper carries on

Nearly two weeks ago, the entire town of High Level, AB, was forced to evacuate because of forest fires. Despite the challenges, the Echo-Pioneer, the...

Quebec’s oldest weekly newspaper ceases regular publication

The Stanstead Journal, Quebec’s oldest weekly newspaper, printed its last weekly edition Wednesday. In a note on Page 3, the paper said it plans to...

Local newspapers takes readers into ‘the story behind the stories’

In an effort to connect with readers in new ways, the Neepawa Banner and Press has taken to the airwaves to produce a weekly...

Inside Facebook’s plans for local Canadian news

Facebook is bringing a program which originated in the U.S. to Canada. Today, Facebook Canada pressed play on its Local News Accelerator program. The initiative,...

Torstar grows digital subscriptions by 50 per cent

Torstar has announced that it saw a 50 per cent rise in paid digital subscriptions in the first quarter, as the company continues to...

Seaway News purchased by icimédias

The Cornwall Seaway News has been purchased by icimédias from TC Transcontinental. Seaway News employs a staff of 11 people, all of whom have been retained...

Study shows traditional ads viewed more favourably

When it comes to reliability and helpfulness, buyers should know that it’s not just the creative that affects viewers’ perceptions. According to a recent...

The Davidson Leader wins awards at this year’s SWNA Better Newspapers...

The Davidson Leader won several awards at the Saskatchewan Weekly Newspapers Association (SWNA) Better Newspapers Competition (BNC). The awards were presented at the SWNA’s BNC...