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Delivery by the thousands beneath glacier-clad peaks
1 year ago

Delivery by the thousands beneath glacier-clad peaks

How a woman from southern Ontario and a man from the Prairies figured out local-news survival in B.C.’s Kootenays
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Bail out the journalists, not their bosses
1 year ago

Bail out the journalists, not their bosses

Rather than bolstering the corporations that have decimated Canada’s media ecosystem, the federal tax incentive package should be used to fund journalists’ work
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The Journalism Fund Tracker
1 year ago

The Journalism Fund Tracker

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The latest news and commentary on the federal government’s $600-million tax package for the Canadian journalism industry
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Vanishing City Hall
1 year ago

Vanishing City Hall

Dale Bass started her 45-year journalism career in 1973 at the London Free Press. She remembers a bustling newsroom of 185, with two or three city hall reporters. Bass would sometimes be… Continue Reading Vanishing City Hall

Funding journalism means defining who’s a journalist – not a bad thing
1 year ago

Funding journalism means defining who’s a journalist – not a bad thing

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here.

The federal government’s recent announcement of financial support for news organizations has been… Continue Reading Funding journalism means defining who’s a journalist – not a bad thing

Building trust at the local level
1 year ago

Building trust at the local level

Community reporters have the opportunity to connect directly with their audiences. But are they earning reader confidence? Canadians aren’t so sure.
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The Pointer launches for Brampton readers
1 year 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.
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