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How The Canadian Press is using bots to build the future of election coverage
4 months ago

How The Canadian Press is using bots to build the future of election coverage

Digital journalist Lucas Timmons on the automation tool that’s here to help reporters in Canada cover #elxn43 with easy access to data and computer-generated summaries
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The Canadian Press appoints veteran journalist Andrea Baillie as editor-in-chief
4 months ago

The Canadian Press appoints veteran journalist Andrea Baillie as editor-in-chief

By  •  News, People

The Canadian Press is promoting managing editor Andrea Baillie to editor-in-chief, the first woman to oversee editorial operations at the national news wire.

The veteran wire news journalist will take the place of Stephen… Continue Reading The Canadian Press appoints veteran journalist Andrea Baillie as editor-in-chief

Changes come to one of Atlantic Canada’s largest media companies
8 months ago

Changes come to one of Atlantic Canada’s largest media companies

Since Feb. 19, SaltWire Network has announced paywalls, wire service switchups and the upcoming sale of several company buildings
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Six journalists cut from Canadian Press
9 months ago

Six journalists cut from Canadian Press

In its fourth round of layoffs in the past year, six journalists and one administrative worker were let go by the news agency
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The Canadian Press joins National NewsMedia Council
2 years ago

The Canadian Press joins National NewsMedia Council

By  •  News, Business

It’s the first time in the wire service’s 100 year history they’ve been in a press council.
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Updated rules for language, terms for marginalized communities being discussed for new edition of Canadian Press Stylebook
3 years ago

Updated rules for language, terms for marginalized communities being discussed for new edition of Canadian Press Stylebook

By Allison Ridgway and Ania Bessonov 

The Canadian Press (CP) is discussing how to update its stylebook to reflect changing language surrounding LGBTQ, Indigenous and disabled communities, CP’s editor-in-chief said during a… Continue Reading Updated rules for language, terms for marginalized communities being discussed for new edition of Canadian Press Stylebook

Postmedia plans to cut salary expenses, reports $99.4M loss last quarter
3 years ago

Postmedia plans to cut salary expenses, reports $99.4M loss last quarter

By  •  News

By The Canadian Press

Postmedia said Thursday it plans to reduce its salary costs by 20 per cent through voluntary staff buyouts, adding that layoffs are possible if its target… Continue Reading Postmedia plans to cut salary expenses, reports $99.4M loss last quarter