List of Ontario Newspapers & News Sites – Canadian Newspapers

Toronto Newspapers Full List

Toronto Star

The Toronto Star is a Canadian broadsheet daily newspaper. As of 2015, it was Canada’s highest-circulation newspaper in overall weekly circulation: although a close second to The Globe and Mail in daily circulation on weekdays, it overtakes the Globe in weekly circulation because the Globe does not publish a Sunday edition. The Toronto Star is owned by Toronto Star Newspapers Limited, a subsidiary of Torstar Corporation and part of Torstar’s Daily News Brands division.

Globe and Mail

The Globe and Mail is a Canadian newspaper printed in five cities in western and central Canada. With a weekly readership of 2,018,923 in 2015, it is Canada’s most widely read newspaper on weekdays.

Toronto Sun

The Toronto Sun is an English-language tabloid newspaper published daily in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

National Post

The National Post is a conservative Canadian English-language newspaper. The paper is the flagship publication of Postmedia Network and is published Tuesdays through Saturdays. It was founded in 1998 by Conrad Black.

L’Express de Toronto

L’Express, formerly L’Express de Toronto, is a French-language weekly newspaper, published in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Catholic Register

The Catholic Register is a Canadian weekly newspaper published by the Archdiocese of Toronto. Founded in 1893, it is the oldest English-language Catholic publication in Canada. Based in Toronto, Ontario, and circulated nationally, it is published weekly in tabloid format, with 47 issues per year.

Canadian Jewish News (CJN)

The Canadian Jewish News is a non-profit, national, English-language digital-first media organization that serves Canada‘s Jewish community. A national edition of the newspaper was published for 60 years in Toronto. A weekly Montreal edition in English with some French began its run in 1976.

Ottawa Newspapers Full List

Ottawa Citizen

The Ottawa Citizen is an English-language daily newspaper owned by Postmedia Network in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Ottawa Sun

The Ottawa Sun is a daily newspaper in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. It is published by Sun Media. It began publication in 1983 as the Ottawa Sunday Herald, until it was acquired by Toronto Sun Publishing Corporation in 1988. In April 2015, Sun Media papers were acquired by Postmedia.

Ottawa Business Journal

The Ottawa Business Journal is a regional business publication serving Canada’s National Capital Region. Founded in 1995, it is owned by Great River Media and published on a monthly basis with a circulation of 10,000 copies. The current publisher is Michael Curran.

Le Droit

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.

Hill Times

The Hill Times is a Canadian twice-weekly newspaper and daily news website, published in Ottawa, Ontario, which covers the Parliament of Canada, the federal government and other federal political news. Founded in 1989, the paper is owned by Jim Creskey and Ross Dickson. The editor is Kate Malloy.

Barrhaven Independent

A biweekly community newspaper serving the community of Barrhaven.

Glebe Report

The Glebe Report is a volunteer, independent, not-for-profit community newspaper, published monthly (July excepted).


The Charlatan has been publishing at Carleton for more than 70 years. The first issue was published on Nov. 28, 1945, under the name the Carleton.


Weekly student newspaper at the University of Ottawa.

La Rotonde

French-language student newspaper at the University of Ottawa.

‎Ottawa Matters

Mississauga Newspapers Full List

Mississauga News

The Mississauga News is a local tabloid newspaper in Mississauga, Ontario. The Mississauga News is part of Metroland Media Group, a subsidiary of Torstar. In addition to the biweekly print edition, the newspaper also operates a website including news, blogs, and multimedia content related to local news.

Other regional newspapers in Ontario

Alexandria Glengarry News

Weekly newspaper serving Glengarry County. The Glengarry News is a weekly newspaper serving historic Glengarry County, the most storied county in Eastern Ontario, Canada.

Amherstburg Amherstburg River Town Times

The River Town Times is a local newspaper that has been loyally serving the residents of Amherstburg since 1995. Local newspaper based in Amherstburg.

Atikokan Atikokan Progress

Aylmer Aylmer Express

Aylmer and the surrounding communities.

Ayr Ayr News

An independent weekly newspaper published by the Schmidt family since 1913.

Barrie Barrie Today (news site)

Belleville Belleville Intelligencer

The Intelligencer is the daily newspaper of Belleville, Ontario, Canada. The paper is regarded mainly as a local paper, stressing local issues over issues of more national or international scope.

Bobcaygeon Kawartha Promoter

News magazine based in Bobcaygeon. The Kawartha Promoter is the most popular bi-weekly community newspaper in the Kawartha Lakes.

Brampton Brampton Guardian

The Brampton Guardian is a locally distributed, free, weekly community newspaper in Brampton, Ontario, Canada.

Brantford Brantford Expositor

The Brantford Expositor is an English-language newspaper based in Brantford, Ontario and owned by Postmedia. It provides the readers with coverage of local news, sports and events to the community as well as coverage of provincial, national and international news.

Brockville Brockville Recorder

Brockville Recorder and Times videos and latest news articles; your source for the latest news on Brockville Recorder and Times.

Cambridge Cambridge Times

The Cambridge Times is a local newspaper in Southern Ontario, Canada, serving the community of Cambridge. It replaced the Cambridge Reporter as the local paper in 2003 when the latter was closed by its publisher. The Times is published by the Metroland Media Group and owned by the Torstar Corporation.

Chatham Chatham This Week

Chatham This Week is a community newspaper serving the city of Chatham, Ontario with a controlled circulation to approximately 19,400 homes.

Chatham Today’s Farmer

Today’s Farmer is an agricultural tabloid newspaper, published every other Tuesday, and serving approximately 18,000 rural households in the counties of Essex, Kent, Lambton, Middlesex and Elgin counties in Southwestern Ontario.

Clinton Clinton News-Record

The Clinton News-Record has been a tabloid publication in Ontario, Canada in the town of Clinton, village of Bayfield, and surrounding communities, since 1865. It was established in 1865, was a broadsheet publication until it changed to tabloid in 2006.

Cornwall Seaway News

The Cornwall Seaway News, often known simply as the Seaway News, is a Cornwall, Ontario-based free community newspaper distributed by Transcontinental Media.

Cornwall Standard Freeholder

The Cornwall Standard-Freeholder is a daily newspaper based in Cornwall, Ontario, Canada. It has been in circulation for many years and continues to be the newspaper with the largest circulation inside the Montreal – Ottawa – Kingston triangle. The newspaper is owned by Postmedia.

Cochrane Cochrane Times-Post

The Cochrane Times-Post is a weekly newspaper published on Friday. The newspaper serves Cochrane, Ontario and the surrounding area, and has a weekly circulation of approximately 2,600 copies.

Creemore Creemore Echo

The Creemore Echo independently owned and operated community newspaper publishes weekly and is filled with local news and view, community

Delhi Delhi News-Record

The Delhi News-Record is a newspaper owned by Postmedia Network that serves the area surrounding the community of Delhi in Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada.

Elliot Lake Elliot Lake Standard

The Elliot Lake Standard is a weekly newspaper, published in Elliot Lake, Ontario​. Owned by Postmedia, the paper publishes each Thursday.

Espanola Mid-North Monitor

The Mid-North Monitor is a Canadian weekly newspaper, published in Espanola, Ontario. The newspaper has a readership circulation of just under 2,400 copies weekly.

Fort Frances Fort Frances Times

The Fort Frances Times is a weekly newspaper publication that covers local news across Fort Frances and the Rainy River District.

Grand Bend Lakeshore Advance

The Exeter Lakeshore Times-Advance is a weekly local newspaper, published in the town of Exeter, Ontario.

Grimsby News Now

Serving Grimsby, Lincoln, West Lincoln and Winona.

Guelph Guelph Mercury

The Guelph Mercury was an English language daily newspaper published in Guelph, Ontario, Canada. It published a mix of community, national and international news and is owned by the Torstar Corporation. The newspaper, in many incarnations, was a part of the community since 1854.

Guelph Guelph Today

Guelph news, events, information and more. Local news from local journalists, photos, event coverage, weekly flyers, entertainment — all on

Haliburton Haliburton Echo

The Haliburton County Echo is a weekly newspaper in the heart of Ontario’s cottage country. Established in 1884, it is published every Tuesday from its home base in the village of Haliburton.

Halton Inside Halton

Halton source for daily breaking news, local stories, life, opinion, voices from the community, events and more. Visit today.

Hamilton Hamilton Spectator

The Hamilton Spectator, founded in 1846, is a newspaper published weekdays and Saturdays in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. On May 26, 2020, its parent company, Torstar, agreed to be acquired by NordStar Capital, a private investment firm. The deal was expected to close by year-end.

Kenora Kenora Miner and News

The Kenora Miner and News is a weekly publication based in Kenora, Ontario. The Miner and News is delivered free throughout the region every Thursday. The Miner and News is owned by Postmedia. The paper was formerly known as the Kenora Daily Miner and News.

Kincardine Kincardine News

The Kincardine News is the premier news publication for the Municipality of Kincardine, Ontario, including the communities of Kincardine, Tiverton, Inverhuron, Bervie, Glammis and Armow, as well as serving the neighboring Huron-Kinloss communities of Ripley and Point Clark.

Kitchener ‎Kitchener Today

Kingston Kingstonist

Kingstonist News – 100% local, independent news in Kingston, ON. Kingston’s go-to source for news, events, arts & culture, restaurants, sports and recreation.

Kingston Kingston This Week

Kingston This Week is a community flyer that publishes once a week, for the Kingston, Ontario region. The tabloid has a circulation of 48,500 every Thursday. Its pages can frequently be seen littering the front porches and lawns of disgruntled Kingstonians.

Kingston Whig-Standard

The Kingston Whig-Standard is a newspaper in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. It is published five days a week, from Tuesday to Saturday. It publishes a mix of community, national and international news and is currently owned by Postmedia. It has ISSN 1197-4397.

Kirkland Lake Northern News

The Northern News is a newspaper in Kirkland Lake, Ontario, Canada. It is owned and published by Postmedia. First published in 1922 as the Northern Daily News, it was downsized to fit the population in the readership on June 1, 2004.

Little Current Manitoulin Expositor

The Manitoulin Expositor is a Canadian weekly newspaper, published in Little Current, Ontario to serve residents of Manitoulin Island. Launched in 1879 by editor William Loe Smith, it is the oldest still-extant newspaper in the Northern Ontario region.

London London Free Press

The London Free Press is a daily newspaper based in London, Ontario, Canada. It has the largest circulation of any newspaper in Southwestern Ontario.

Minden Minden Times

The Minden Times is a tabloid newspaper published in Minden, centrally located in the heart of Ontario’s cottage country. Published every Wednesday, it holds a mirror to the world of the Highway 35 corridor from Norland to Dorset.

Muskoka Muskoka Region‎

Muskoka Region source for daily breaking news, local stories, life, opinion, voices from the community, events and more.

Napanee Napanee Guide

The Napanee Guide is a weekly newspaper in Napanee, Ontario.

Niagara Falls Niagara Falls Review

The Niagara Falls Review is a daily newspaper distributed in Niagara Falls and also serving the nearby towns of Fort Erie and Niagara-on-the-Lake area in Ontario, Canada. The paper is owned by Metroland Media Group, a subsidiary of Torstar.

North Bay Bay Today

Browse local and regional news from the Hawkes Bay region, including Napier, Hastings, Dannevirke and Havelock North.

North Bay North Bay Nugget

The North Bay Nugget is a newspaper publishing a print edition Tuesday through Saturday, accompanied by an online digital presence, in North Bay, Ontario, Canada. The paper is currently owned by Postmedia. The paper was launched in 1907 as the Cobalt Nugget, during the silver boom at Cobalt, Ontario.

Oshawa Ajax News Advertiser

Get the latest breaking news from Ajax’s online newspaper, www.durhamregion.​com. Stay current with local journalism dedicated to your community.

Owen Sound Owen Sound Sun Times

Owen Sound Sun Times – a place for remembering loved ones; a space for sharing memories, life stories, milestones, express condolences, and celebrate life

Pembroke Pembroke Daily Observer

The Pembroke Daily Observer is a digital newspaper serving the city of Pembroke, Ontario, Canada, and the nearby town of Petawawa. It was founded in 1855 and is now owned by Postmedia. As a broadsheet daily newspaper, it had a circulation of about 6,000 in recent years.

Peterborough ‎My Kawartha

Kawartha Lakes This Week is a weekly, community newspaper in Lindsay, Ontario, Canada, that was established in 1977 under the title Lindsay This Week. It is one of three newspapers in the Kawartha Division of Metroland Publishing, a company that owns newspapers across Ontario.

Peterborough Peterborough Examiner

The Peterborough Examiner is a newspaper that services Peterborough, Ontario and the area. The paper started circulation in 1847 and is currently owned by Torstar and operated by its Metroland division.

Port Dover Port Dover Maple Leaf

Port Dover’s community newspaper published since 1873. Port Dover Maple Leaf Newspapers in Port Dover Ontario.

Sarnia Sarnia Observer

The Observer has been serving Sarnia-Lambton since 1853 and publishes five times per week, Tuesday through Saturday. The offices of the Observer are in Sarnia. The paper is printed in London, Ontario, on presses owned by Postmedia, which also publishes the London Free Press and Windsor Star.

Sault Ste. Marie Sault Star

The Sault Star is a Canadian broadsheet daily newspaper based in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario. It is owned by Postmedia. In 2015, the newspaper had a daily paid circulation of 7,577 weekdays and 7,763 on Saturdays. Its total circulation including print and digital was 7,850 on weekdays and 8,469 on Saturdays.

Sault Ste. Marie Sault This Week

Sault This Week is a weekly tabloid community newspaper, established in 1967, owned by Postmedia and based in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario.

Shelburne Shelburne Free Press

Weekly newspaper based in Shelburne.

Simcoe Simcoe Reformer

The Simcoe Reformer is a newspaper circulating in Norfolk County, Ontario and Haldimand County, Ontario, both in Canada. The Reformer is published on weekdays.

Smiths Falls Inside Ottawa Valley

Providing news coverage from Smiths Falls, Perth, Kemptville, Almonte, Carleton Place, Renfrew and Arnprior.

St. Catharines St. Catharines Standard

The St. Catharines Standard is a daily newspaper of the city of St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada. As of May 2020, the publication was owned by Torstar but on May 26, 2020, the company agreed to be acquired by NordStar Capital, a private investment firm. The deal was expected to close prior to year-end.

St. Thomas St. Thomas Times-Journal

The St. Thomas Times-Journal is the city newspaper of St. Thomas, Ontario, Canada, and is owned by Postmedia. The publication focuses on the newsworthy events in St. Thomas and surrounding municipalities, such as the sports teams of Aylmer.

Stratford The Beacon Herald

The Beacon Herald is a daily newspaper published in Stratford, Ontario, Canada. The paper serves the area of Perth County, Ontario. The paper was established in 1923 from the merger of two local papers, the Stratford Beacon Weekly and Stratford Weekly Herald.

Sudbury Le Voyageur

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.

Sudbury The Sudbury Star

The Sudbury Star is a Canadian daily regional newspaper published in Sudbury, Ontario. It is owned by the media company, Postmedia. It is the largest daily paper in Northeastern Ontario by circulation.

Sudbury (by Northern Life) is Sudbury’s number one source for local news. Stay current with news, sports, entertainment, classifieds, events and more.

Thorold ‎Niagara This Week

Provides content from Fort Erie Post, Grimsby Lincoln News, Niagara This Week, Niagara-On-The-Lake Advance, and Port Colborne Leader.

Thunder Bay The Chronicle-Journal

The Chronicle-Journal is the daily newspaper in Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada. Unlike many Canadian newspapers, it does not use the city’s name in its masthead. The paper has an average weekday circulation of 17,200. The paper is owned by Continental Newspapers Canada Ltd.

Timmins Timmins Daily Press

The Timmins Daily Press is a newspaper in Timmins, Ontario, which publishes six days a week. It is notable as the first paper bought by press baron Roy Thomson, who would eventually own more than 200 newspapers including The Times.

Trenton Trenton Trentonian

The Trenton Trentonian is a weekly newspaper published in Quinte West, Ontario, Canada. Publishing under managing editor Jennifer Cowan, the Trentonian has won numerous provincial and national news awards through the Ontario Community Newspapers Association and the Canadian Community Newspapers Association.

Tweed Tweed News

The Tweed Daily News was a daily newspaper serving the Tweed Heads, New South Wales area of Australia. The newspaper is now in website form only and is owned by News Corp Australia.

Uxbridge Uxbridge Cosmos

The Uxbridge Cosmos is a local paper sent all around the Township of Uxbridge.

Waterloo Region Waterloo Region Record

The Waterloo Region Record is the daily newspaper covering Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada, including the cities of Kitchener, Waterloo and Cambridge, as well as the surrounding area. Since December 1998, the Record has been published by Metroland Media Group, a subsidiary of Torstar Corporation.

Vankleek Hill Review

Vankleek Hill Review is a newspaper in Vankleek Hill, Ontario, Canada covering local news, sports, business, politics and community.

Woodstock Sentinel-Review

The Woodstock Sentinel-Review is a local daily newspaper that serves Woodstock, Ontario and Oxford County in the Canadian province of Ontario. It’s published four days a week, Tuesday to Friday, after the Monday print edition was ended November 19, 2018.

York Region Banner

Your York Region source for daily breaking news, local stories, life, opinion, voices from the community, events and more. Visit today.

Toronto Bulletin (news site)

News and information about Downtown Toronto for residents of core communities including the St. Lawrence Neighbourhood.

Windsor Windsor Star

The Windsor Star is a daily newspaper in Windsor, Ontario. Owned by Postmedia Network, it is published Tuesdays through Saturdays.

Ontario News Watch (news site) has been created to serve as a one-stop source for daily and breaking news and commentary about Ontario.

Two Row Times

The Two Row Times online and newspaper is your source for the latest news, updates on the latest events, and happenings around Six Nations Territory.

Salam Toronto

Salam Toronto is the first Persian-English bilingual weekly publication in Canada being published since October 2000. In publication since October 2000, Salam Toronto earned the distinction of being the first and only ethnic publication to be elected as a board member of the Ontario Community Newspapers Association.

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