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Why one student paper is is taking on the business beat
2 years ago

Why one student paper is is taking on the business beat

The Varsity’s reporters have found no shortage of business stories to cover at the University of Toronto. Will other student papers follow their lead?
The Pointer launches for Brampton readers
2 years ago

The Pointer launches for Brampton readers

“In a city with 700,000 people, roughly, (and) only one (English-language print) media outlet, it leaves a big space for others to come in:” Joel Wittenbel.
Over 250 Canadian news media outlets have closed in the last 10 years
2 years ago

Over 250 Canadian news media outlets have closed in the last 10 years

According to data collected by the Local News Research Project, a majority of closures have been community papers.
Ryerson and Facebook Digital News Innovation Challenge awards $100,000 to five startups
2 years ago

Ryerson and Facebook Digital News Innovation Challenge awards $100,000 to five startups

Among the winners is an app that lets people make micro-podcasts and a sports newsletter aimed at women.
Politico Pro tests Canadian market with new newsletter offering
2 years ago

Politico Pro tests Canadian market with new newsletter offering

“There are now three full time Canadian reporters — print reporters — on the ground in Washington. We have 250 reporters at Politico”: Luiza Ch. Savage.
Refinery29 to launch in Canada in October
2 years ago

Refinery29 to launch in Canada in October

Former Chatelaine editor-in-chief Carley Fortune will lead the Canadian edition.
Torstar Corp. buying Ottawa-based political news website iPolitics Inc.
2 years ago

Torstar Corp. buying Ottawa-based political news website iPolitics Inc.

Torstar says the Toronto Star and iPolitics will maintain separate bureaus in Ottawa.
Ottawa Citizen, Sun union vote in favour of new contract
2 years 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.
AB Today to launch ahead of Alberta elections
2 years 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.
Here are all the people who left Postmedia this summer
2 years ago

Here are all the people who left Postmedia this summer

In June, Postmedia announced a restructuring plan that included 10 per cent cut in salary expenses.