Aid to Publishers Applicant's Guide Available

 

The Department of Canadian Heritage has released the 2012-2015 Applicant's Guide and Application Form for the Aid to Publishers (ATP) component of the Canada Periodical Fund (CPF). Both documents can be found at www.pch.gc.ca/cpf

 

The ATP component of the CPF provides financial assistance to paid-circulation weekly newspapers and paid or request circulation magazines. Eligibility and funding amounts are calculated using a circulation-based formula.  

 

Latest Issue of NewsClips: October 2013

The latest issue of NewsClips is complete and ready for your enjoyment! In addition to association news and member updates, you can find helpful articles on human resource, advertising and business.

 

Click here to check it out.

 

Here's a sneak peek at what you can find inside:

Launch Your Web Presence One Step Beyond

Newspapers Canada Webinar Series Returns

 

Newspapers Canada has arranged a series of 10 educational webinars to take place during the Fall 2013/Winter 2014 season. The first webinar, Optimizing Retailer Relationships: Growing Single Copy Sales, will take place on Tuesday, October 29. 

 

International Newspaper Carrier Day

On Saturday, October 12, in conjuction with National Newspaper Week, newspapers will come together to honour the hard work and accomplishments of carriers who deliver newspapers to the doors of readers.

 

Independent Publishers' Retreat: Nov. 8-9

OCNA Independent Publishers' Retreat

 Friday Evening Nov 8. - Saturday Nov. 9
Horseshoe Resort, Barrie

 

Independent Publishers are invited to join OCNA for social
and networking opportunities, information sessions, food and fun during this two-day Independent Publishers' Retreat. 

Metroland Launches New Newspaper in Norfolk, ON

 

On October 3, Metroland Media's Brant group of publications will print the first edition of Norfolk News, a new weekly newspaper covering the Norfolk County community.

 

Click here to read more. 

Better Newspaper Competition Open for Entries

It's that time of year again! Get your entries ready for the 2013 OCNA Better Newspaper Competition.

 

We are very excited to announce two changes to the BNC awards this year:

  1. The Best News Story categories (circ. over and under 10,000) will allow entries with online articles - Breaking News Stories may appear online before it has a chance to appear in print. Online articles may be included as part of the entry, as long as a print edition of the related story is included.
  2. OCNA has added a new category - Salesperson of the Year.

 

Check Out the Latest Issue of NewsClips

The latest issue of NewsClips is complete and ready for your enjoyment! In addition to association news and member updates, you can find helpful articles on human resource, advertising and business.

 

Click here to check it out.

 

Here’s a sneak peek at what you can find inside:

NATIONAL NEWSPAPER WEEK (OCT. 6-12, 2013)

This year marks the 73rd year of National Newspaper Week (NNW). The theme of this year’s NNW is ‘Your Community, Your News, Your Life” and we need your help to promote it.

Ed Henninger: We Just Have to Do Better

It wasn't an e-mail I enjoyed reading. Here are the essential paragraphs:

"He [the editor] pretty much admitted they don't know anything about design, just basic layout and what you so aptly called 'assembling the paper' each week. They appear to have never thought about what readers respond to at all...I don't think they're even aware of the many readership/visual impact studies that have been conducted over the years.

 

Call for 2013 Junior Citizen Award Nominations

Take a look around - at school, in the library, at church or on the field. There are young stars everywhere and they deserve to be recognized for their hard work. These stars are making a difference, inspiring others and building community. Nominate them today for the 2013 Ontario Junior Citizen of the Year Awards.
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