April Lindgren is an associate professor at Ryerson University’s School of Journalism and academic director of the Ryerson Journalism Research Centre and launched the Local News Research Project. She worked as a journalist for more than 20 years.

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Canada’s local news “poverty”

The death notice published on the website’s home page was low-key and matter of fact. “We regretfully announce that NewsKamloops will cease publication today, Sept. 30, 2016. We’ve enjoyed the experiment of publishing an independent, …

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