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November 21, 2017, by Bruce Wark, Erin Steuter and Roland Chiasson

The judges for the annual Beth McLaughlin Environmental Journalism Award have chosen Dallas McQuarrie of the New Brunswick Media Co-op as the 2016 first-place award winner for his extensive and […]

Journalism is not a crime: Justin Brake on Muskrat Falls

October 25, 2017, by NB Media Co-op

Justin Brake is the editor and a reporter with The Independent. He lives in Bay of Islands, Newfoundland, on unceded Beothuk and Mi’kmaq territory. ...

Bruce Livesey deconstructs The House of Irvings

September 25, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

Time is ticking on the Irving Empire as its generational succession throws up new problems both for the company and the people of New Brunswick, the p ...

NB Media Co-op’s 8th Annual General Meeting with Bruce Livesey

August 5, 2017, by NB Media Co-op

Bruce Livesey will speak about his award-winning “House of Irvings” series for The National Observer and the need for investigative journa ...

  • Tools for fighting fake news
    April 3, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    Mount Allison librarian provides guidelines for making sure of news’ truthiness Mount Allison Librarian Jeff Lilburn does research on alternative media and often participates in Dr. Erin Steuter’s class on […]

  • Erin Steuter debunks fake news
    March 26, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    Thirty-five people attended a public talk aimed at raising awareness about the fake news phenomenon on March 25 in Fredericton. The “Fighting Fake News: Tips for Aspiring Truth Detectives” event was […]

  • Support the NB Media Co-op!
    March 26, 2017, by NB Media Co-op

    As this St. Patrick’s day approaches, how about a pot o’ gold for the independent media? Friends and supporters of independent media: The NB Media Co-op, your local, independent, cooperatively-owned media […]

  • On the death of Fidel Castro
    December 1, 2016, by Judy Haiven

    All this back and forth on the CBC about Fidel Castro’s death is enough to make any Canadian worth her salt forget to put it on her steps at today’s […]