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Postmedia announces management changes to publisher of Vancouver dailies

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Gordon Fisher has been appointed president and publisher of the Pacific Newspaper Group, which publishes Postmedia dailies the Vancouver Sun and Vancouver Province. He replaces Kevin Bent, who will be leaving Postmedia Network Inc.

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Krista Erickson leaves Sun TV’s Canada Live

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Krista Erickson, the Sun TV host of Canada Live, has quit the network and moved to the United Kingdom, The Globe and Mail’s Steve Ladurantaye reports, where she has been spotted reporting for CBS News London.

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Richard Garneau, French-Canadian sports journalist, dies at 82

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Sports journalist Richard Garneau died Sunday morning at Montreal’s Royal Victoria Hospital at the age of 82.

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Jean-Philippe Cipriani named editor-in-chief of ProjetJ

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Our French-language sister site, ProjetJ, has named Jean-Philippe Cipriani its new editor-in-chief.

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Photojournalist Mike Cassese remembered

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Mike Cassese, the award-winning photojournalist who shot for Reuters and was a former Toronto Sun photographer, died suddenly of a heart attack at the age of 53 on Dec. 27.

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Laurier LaPierre, former broadcaster and senator, dies at 83

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Laurier LaPierre, a retired senator and Canadian broadcaster, best known for co-hosting CBC’s This Hour has Seven Days in the 1960s, has died at 83, CBC reports.

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Canadian Geographic acting editor Dan Rubinstein leaving magazine

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D.B. Scott has reported that Dan Rubinstein, acting editor of Canadian Geographic, is leaving the magazine to “write and take on a contract with the Canada Foundation for Innovation.”

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Lindsey Wiebe to join Maclean’s as associate web editor

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Lindsey Wiebe will be joining Maclean’s magazine’s digital team in the new year as the associate web editor of macleans.ca in Toronto and told J-Source in an email that she… Continue Reading Lindsey Wiebe to join Maclean’s as associate web editor

Roger Gillespie joins Star Media Group start-up YourHamiltonBiz.com as managing editor

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Roger Gillespie has joined YourHamiltonBiz.com, a new Torstar-owned Star Media Group business news site, as its managing editor.

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Q&A with Toronto Star’s ‘Pathologist’ Katie Daubs

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The Toronto Star experimented with a graphic novel representation of reporter Katie Daubs' two-week stay indoors and in Toronto's underground PATH system. It was a multi-platform project with maps, videos, photos and more. Here, Daubs answers some of Eric Mark Do’s questions about the experience.

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