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About H.G. Watson

H.G. Watson was J-Source's managing editor from 2015 to 2018. She is a journalist based in Toronto. You can learn more about her at hgwatson.com.
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New report finds newspaper cuts bad news for local political coverage
2 months ago

New report finds newspaper cuts bad news for local political coverage

Public Policy Forum research could indicate that local newspapers are being saturated by wire service stories, rather than featuring local political coverage.
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Journalism Jobs: September 19
2 months ago

Journalism Jobs: September 19

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The Sprawl is growing
2 months ago

The Sprawl is growing

Calgary based media outlet has upgraded to a new website and has big plans after participating in the Digital News Innovation Challenge.
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ATIP Twitter bot aims for access reform
2 months ago

ATIP Twitter bot aims for access reform

The bot developed by Laurent Bastien requests already filed access to information requests from the federal government.
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Queen’s Journal reporters win 2018 Fraser MacDougall Prize
2 months ago

Queen’s Journal reporters win 2018 Fraser MacDougall Prize

Jasnit Pabla and Nick Pearce awarded for their reporting on truth and reconciliation efforts at Queen’s University.
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Ottawa Citizen, Sun union vote in favour of new contract
2 months ago

Ottawa Citizen, Sun union vote in favour of new contract

“It’s clear that the company’s threat of a lockout influenced the result:” CWA Canada president.
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Media on the Move: September 12
2 months ago

Media on the Move: September 12

By  •  News, People

Here’s our regular update on the moves, hires and promotions in Canadian journalism. Want your job move featured? Tweet it to us or use the hashtag #cdnmediamoves.

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AB Today to launch ahead of Alberta elections
2 months ago

AB Today to launch ahead of Alberta elections

Allison Smith, publisher of Queen’s Park Today, said her first expansion property, BC Today, was profitable in six months.
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