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Historic Newspaper Comes to an End

December 31, 2017

 

The newspaper "La Presse" rolled out it's final print edition of their publication yesterday.


La Presse is the third-most-circulated newspaper in Canada by weekly circulation.


That has come to an end.


The company has shifted to a digital presence only, after 134 years in print.


In a special message inside the paper in both French and English, La Presse president Pierre-Elliot Levasseur thanked readers for their loyalty.


He added that the decision to go completely digital was not taken lightly.


It is owned today by Groupe Gesca, a subsidiary of Power Corporation of Canada.

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