Gentle takes the helm from Michael Cooke, who announced he was leaving the Star in March.
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Revenue for the quarter totalled nearly $129 million, down from $138.7 million a year ago, although direct comparisons year-over-year were complicated by a number of factors.
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Pagination and copy-editing services for the Toronto Star will be brought in-house.
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Torstar CEO John Boynton says the initiative represents a major investment in journalism for Torstar outside of its Toronto headquarters.
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“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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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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In some communities, internet access is so limited municipalities can’t rely on social media as a replacement for news.
Read More Continue Reading As local media outlets close, Ontario mayors struggle with how to get information to the public
Canadians often mourn the loss of their local newspaper. But there’s a disconnect, because few Canadians actually pay for a local news subscription.
Read More Continue Reading Instead of mourning local news, try paying for it