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Global News cuts staff across Canada as they undertake reorganization
5 years ago

Global News cuts staff across Canada as they undertake reorganization

Union representing Global News workers says Vancouver newsroom took the biggest hit, with 21 staff laid off.
Toronto Star putting internship programs on indefinite hiatus
5 years ago

Toronto Star putting internship programs on indefinite hiatus

Number of cuts come two weeks before Torstar Q4 results to be announced.
Times Colonist cuts four staff just weeks after call for voluntary resignations
5 years ago

Times Colonist cuts four staff just weeks after call for voluntary resignations

By  •  News, Business, Labour
The January layoffs took effect just as the 160-year-old Times Colonist announced the sale and impending renovation of its building.
23 staff positions cut in aftermath of Vice Canada and Rogers Media deal ending
5 years ago

23 staff positions cut in aftermath of Vice Canada and Rogers Media deal ending

Last week, Rogers Media announced it would be ending its $100 million deal with Vice Canada and taking Viceland off the air.
Rogers Media cuts ties with Vice Canada, pulls Viceland channel off the air
5 years ago

Rogers Media cuts ties with Vice Canada, pulls Viceland channel off the air

The 24-hour-a-day Viceland television channel launched in February 2016.
As local media outlets close, Ontario mayors struggle with how to get information to the public
5 years ago

As local media outlets close, Ontario mayors struggle with how to get information to the public

In some communities, internet access is so limited municipalities can’t rely on social media as a replacement for news.
Postmedia Network Canada reports $5.8M Q1 profit, revenue down from year ago
5 years ago

Postmedia Network Canada reports $5.8M Q1 profit, revenue down from year ago

Print advertising revenue fell 17.9 per cent and print circulation revenue dropped 6.1 per cent.
Employee buyout to save Prince Albert Daily Herald
5 years ago

Employee buyout to save Prince Albert Daily Herald

The Prince Albert Daily Herald is about to be independently owned and operated by its employees. An employee buyout of the newspaper, led by the newspaper’s publisher Donna Pfeil, was made public in a news release Friday night after an…
Inside the Globe and Mail print redesign
5 years ago

Inside the Globe and Mail print redesign

The new print edition is heavily informed by the Globe and Mail’s online analytic data.
Village Media, relying on local advertisers, seems to have found a scalable (and profitable) local news model
5 years ago

Village Media, relying on local advertisers, seems to have found a scalable (and profitable) local news model

“We have to find new and creative ways to not replace a client’s Google and Facebook spend but find our own portion of it.”