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Torstar hiring 20 reporters as it rebrands, revamps Metro newspapers
3 weeks ago

Torstar hiring 20 reporters as it rebrands, revamps Metro newspapers

Torstar CEO John Boynton says the initiative represents a major investment in journalism for Torstar outside of its Toronto headquarters.
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Government prolongs the agony for newspapers … just a bit
2 months ago

Government prolongs the agony for newspapers … just a bit

“We have reached the point where nurturing the green shoots is a better bet that propping up the gigantic, creaking, tottering timbers.”
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Torstar reports Q4 profit as cost-cutting offsets impact of lower revenue
2 months ago

Torstar reports Q4 profit as cost-cutting offsets impact of lower revenue

Operating revenue was $169.34 million in the three months ended Dec. 31, down from $188.4 million in the fourth quarter of 2016.
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Instead of mourning local news, try paying for it
5 months ago

Instead of mourning local news, try paying for it

Canadians often mourn the loss of their local newspaper. But there’s a disconnect, because few Canadians actually pay for a local news subscription.
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Saying goodbye to Northumberland Today
5 months ago

Saying goodbye to Northumberland Today

Northumberland Today was among the papers sold to Torstar by Postmedia and immediately shuttered.
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Memo: Toronto Star editor Michael Cooke on Star Touch closure
10 months ago

Memo: Toronto Star editor Michael Cooke on Star Touch closure

By  •  News, Memos

The following memo was sent to Toronto Star staff on June 26, 2017 from Michael Cooke, editor.

By now you will have read CEO+Publisher John Boynton’s email.

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Memo: John Boynton named Torstar President and CEO and Toronto Star Publisher
1 year ago

Memo: John Boynton named Torstar President and CEO and Toronto Star Publisher

By  •  News, Memos

The following memo was sent to Torstar staff on Mar. 3, 2017, from John Honderich, Chair, Torstar. 

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