The last few years have not been easy ones for Canada’s cross-country media chain. J-Source looks back on the events that have shaped the shrinking of Postmedia.

By H.G. Watson, Associate Editor

With files from Belinda Alzner, Lauren McKeon, Eric Mark Do, Marc Edge, Tamara Baluja, Carys Mills, Brennan Reid, Chantal Braganza, James R. Compton, Paul Benedetti and the Canadian Press

Update, Jan. 22, 2016: This timeline has been updated to include the sale of the Victoria Times Colonist to Glacier Media in 2011.

Update, Mar. 14, 2016: This timeline has been updated to include the news that GoldenTree Asset Management may be trying to sell their stake in Postmedia.

Update, Nov. 24, 2016: This timeline has been updated to include all news since Mar. 14.