Canada has a new press and newsmedia council thanks to a refreshed and renewed commitment to the newsmedia industry by publications across the country, as well as the successful amalgamation of several regional press councils, including the Ontario Press Council, the Atlantic Press Council and the British Columbia Press Council, it was announced today. A launch celebration is planned for early October.
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With a federal election soon to be called, Newspapers Canada has answers to some common questions about election laws. It should be noted that these rules only take effect after an election has been called. Click here to learn about advertising blackout periods, restrictions on election ads, reporting on opinion ads and more.
In an effort to engage the public and support professional journalism in Canada, a group of media stakeholders have developed a campaign titled JournalismIS. The advertising component of the initiative includes a series of print, video and digital ads representing 10 journalism principles including 'telling the truth' and 'getting answers'.
Sponsors include Postmedia, Newspapers Canada, the Canadian Association of Journalists, the Ryerson School of Journalism and Unifor.
Presented by Editor & Publisher, the EPPY Awards recognizes media-affiliated Web sites across the globe. Now in its 20th year, the annual contest features 31 categories including Best Mobile App.
Newspapers are invited to submit entries until August 28. In order to be eligible for this year's competition, entries must have been available online at any time during April 1, 2014 through August 28, 2015.
Please note that our system will be down on Friday, June 26. We will have access to e-mail, but phone lines will be down for the majority of the day and back up on Monday, June 29.
Our telephone (905-639-8720) and fax (905-639-6962) numbers will remain the same, however each staff member's extension will change as follows:
Attention members! Effective July 1, 2015 the OCNA (Ontario Community Newspapers Association) and Ad*Reach, will be relocationg from:
3228 South Service Road, Suite 116
890 Yonge Street, Suite 200
Please update your records accordingly.