Ownership: Community Newspapers

Currently, of the 1,083 community newspapers in Canada, 599 are corporately owned by one of ten major corporate owners. The top corporate owners are as follows:

 Owner  # of Titles
Black Press Group Ltd. 89
Brunswick News Inc. 18
Department of National Defence 16
FP Newspapers Inc. 8
Glacier Media Group 70
Great West Newspapers, L.P. 19
Halifax Herald Ltd. 4
Metroland Media Group Ltd. 113
Postmedia Network Inc. / Sun Media 105
TC.Transcontinental 157
TOTAL 599 

 

For more information, download the latest Community Newspaper Snapshot report here.