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The Works Q2 – Community

   Think local, act local Community news media lifts awareness of new products and services More community news media readers are introduced to new products...

The Works Q3 – Community

   Local shop 5:6 readers prefer to shop locally Five out of every six readers of community newspapers support local businesses. Some 80 per cent...

NewsLocal celebrates volunteers with Do Something campaign

NewsLocal will help launch Australia’s first Do Something Day, the country’s biggest celebration of volunteering and random acts of kindness. News Corp Australia’s local newspaper...

Developer helps give new community its own paper

A new community is being born in the Ripley Valley, 9km south of Ipswich, Queensland, as land is sub-divided and thousands of new homes are...

NewsLocal in major redesign of 20 mastheads

NewsLocal has undertaken the first major overhaul of its 20 community newspapers since 2011 with a new logo, redesign and a revamp of its sections....

Fixing local communities one week at a time

The removal of rubbish dumped in bushland and the installation of wheelchair-accessible footpaths are two of the many victories of a 10-week NewsLocal NSW campaign...

Campaign win leads to better student safety

Children at a primary school in Mosman will soon be able to cross the road safely, thanks to a campaign by the Mosman Daily. This...

Global round-up: Gannett spins off newspapers

The Gannett media group in the US has spun off its newspaper business for which it says it has plans for digital expansion. Almost 20,000...

Fairfax NZ redesigns its community newspapers

Fairfax Media in New Zealand will roll out a nationwide redesign of all 66 of its community newspapers. The changes were prompted by research conducted...

Leader shines light on deadly road

A dangerous stretch of road south of Melbourne that has claimed three lives in recent years will be fast-tracked for an upgrade after pressure from...

Activism pays off for an old campaigner

The Area News has built a solid reputation for its activism on behalf of the Griffith community in the NSW Riverina district – a standing...

New editor for Border Mail

Editor of The Chronicle and The Sunday Canberra Times, Niall Boyle, is the new editor of Albury-Wodonga newspaper The Border Mail. Boyle replaces current Border...