List of French Newspapers in Canada Sorted By Province

Alberta French Newspapers

Le Franco

Alberta’s leading French-language newspaper.

British Columbia French Newspapers


The Source Newspaper, also known in French as La Source, is an intercultural newspaper in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. In publication since 1999.

Manitoba French Newspapers

La Liberté

La Liberté is a Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada-based newspaper founded on May 20, 1913, by Archbishop Adélard Langevin of Saint-Boniface. La Liberté is currently the only French-speaking provincial weekly newspaper in Manitoba.

New Brunswick French Newspapers

Acadie Nouvelle

L’Acadie Nouvelle is an independent French newspaper published in Caraquet, New Brunswick, Canada since June 6, 1984. It is published from Monday through Saturday and is the only French-language daily newspaper in New Brunswick.

Newfoundland and Labrador French Newspapers


Le Gaboteur is a Canadian newspaper, published in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador. The province’s only French language newspaper, the publication serves the Franco-Newfoundlander community as well as the nearby French territory of St. Pierre and Miquelon.

Nova Scotia French Newspapers

Le Courrier de la Nouvelle-Écosse

Le Courrier de la Nouvelle-Écosse is an Acadian newspaper published in southwest Nova Scotia, Canada.

Ontario French Newspapers

L’Action (London)

The publication and the site of your local news: News, Various facts, Community, Culture, Sports. Action is the center of your locality.

Le Droit (Ottawa)

Le Droit is a Canadian daily newspaper, published in Ottawa, Ontario. Initially established and owned by the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate, the paper has been published by Martin Cauchon and his company, Capitales Médias, since 2015.

L’Express (Toronto)

L’Express is a French-language daily newspaper, published in Mauritius since 1963 and owned by La Sentinelle, Ltd. L’Express endeavours to cover Mauritian news in an independent and impartial manner, as described in its code of conduct for journalists.

La Rotonde

French-language student newspaper at the University of Ottawa. The independent journal of the University of Ottawa.

Journal Le Voyageur (Sudbury)

Le Voyageur is a weekly community newspaper in Greater Sudbury, Ontario, serving the city’s Franco-Ontarian community. The newspaper was launched on June 12, 1968, shortly after the demise of the region’s earlier francophone community newspaper L’Ami du peuple, and is distributed throughout Northeastern Ontario.

Quebec French Newspapers

Les Affaires

Les Affaires is a French-language monthly newspaper publishing 14 issues per year. Founded in 1928, it is now owned by the Contex Group since 2019. Its headquarters is in Montreal. It is directed by Pierre Marcoux and Marine Thomas.


French language newspaper distributed in Quebec freely and through subscription. It was founded in 1984.

Le Délit français (Montreal)

Le Délit, also known as Le Délit français, is an independent francophone newspaper on the McGill University campus, in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Serving McGill University’s francophone-student minority, Le Délit is a sister publication to the English-language The McGill Daily.

Le Devoir

Le Devoir is a French-language newspaper published in Montreal and distributed in Quebec and throughout Canada. It was founded by journalist, politician, and nationalist Henri Bourassa in 1910.

Le Journal de Montréal

Le Journal de Montréal is a daily French-language tabloid newspaper published in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. It has the largest circulation of any newspaper in Quebec and is also the largest French-language daily newspaper in North America.

Le Journal de Québec

Le Journal de Québec is a French-language daily newspaper in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Printed in tabloid format, it has the highest circulation for a Quebec City newspaper, with its closest competitor being Le Soleil. It was founded March 6, 1967, by Pierre Péladeau, founder of Quebecor.

Le Soleil

Le Soleil is a French-language daily newspaper in Quebec City, Quebec. It was founded on December 28, 1896 and is published in compact format since April 2006.

Rive-Sud Express

Rive-Sud Express is a free French-language weekly tabloid newspaper based in Boucherville, Quebec, Canada. The newspaper is distributed to 145,000 homes in cities of Boucherville, Longueuil, Brossard and Saint-Lambert.

Organisation du Québécois

Le Québécois is a political newspaper based in Quebec City. Founded in 2001, it is a medium of the Quebec sovereignty movement. The newspaper also has a militant wing, the Réseau de Résistance du Québécois.

Le Nouvelliste

Le Nouvelliste is the Mauricie regional newspaper, based in Trois-Rivières, Quebec. It is part of the Gesca media conglomerate. It was part of the Parizeau Affair, a political affair of the 2003 Quebec general election.

Le Courrier du Sud

Le Courrier du Sud is a free French-language weekly tabloid newspaper based in Longueuil, Quebec, Canada. The newspaper is distributed to 143,992 homes in the cities of Longueuil, Brossard and Saint-Lambert. ‘Le Courrier du Sud is owned by Transcontinental.

Journal Metro

Métro is a French-language free daily newspaper published in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The paper is wholly owned by local businessman Michael Raffoul who owns print media distribution company Transmet. Journal Metro is part of the Metro Media group which owns several local newspapers in Montreal.

La Presse

La Presse, founded in 1884, is a French-language digital newspaper published daily in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. It is owned by an independent nonprofit trust. La Presse was formerly a broadsheet daily, considered a newspaper of record in Canada.

Saskatchewan French Newspapers

L’Eau vive

L’Eau Vive is your reference site for Fransaskois news and your agenda of activities in French.

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