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Memo: Canadian Press president outlines temporary layoffs at PMNA
2 months ago

Memo: Canadian Press president outlines temporary layoffs at PMNA

By  •  Labour, Memos
The following memo was sent to staff on May 11, 2020 from Canadian Press president Malcolm Kirk
Memo: The Canadian Press and COVID-19
7 months ago

Memo: The Canadian Press and COVID-19

By  •  News, Memos
The Canadian wire “not optimistic” it will qualify for federal business assistance measures, seeking alternative initiatives from provincial and federal governments as cash flow tightens
How The Canadian Press is using bots to build the future of election coverage
1 year 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
The Canadian Press appoints veteran journalist Andrea Baillie as editor-in-chief
1 year 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 Meurice, who stepped down in April.…
Changes come to one of Atlantic Canada’s largest media companies
2 years 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
Six journalists cut from Canadian Press
2 years 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
The Canadian Press joins National NewsMedia Council
3 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.
Canadian Press style now capitalizes Aboriginal and Indigenous
3 years ago

Canadian Press style now capitalizes Aboriginal and Indigenous

By  •  News, Research
But you no longer have to capitalize internet, which was dropped on July 3.
Updated rules for language, terms for marginalized communities being discussed for new edition of Canadian Press Stylebook
4 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 Ryerson Journalism Research Centre panel earlier this month.…