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: 



 # of Titles 

Black Press Group Ltd. 89 
Brunswick News Inc. 18 
Department of National Defence 16 
FP Newspapers Inc.
Glacier Media Group 70 
Great West Newspapers, L.P. 19 
Halifax Herald Ltd.
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.