The rise of Queen’s Park Today

In the late summer of 2017, after months of contraction and dozens of layoffs in the Canadian media industry, Allison Smith’s digital newsletter service was growing. Smith, the founder and publisher of the Ontario legislative chronicle Queen’s Park Today, saw her chance to launch a sister outlet in British Columbia, where provincial elections had resulted in a dramatic power shift: An NDP-Green coalition had taken office after 16 years of Liberal rule. … http://j-source.ca/article/how-queens-park-today-bloomed-in-an-era-of-shrinking-press-galleries/

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