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Peterborough This Week
Type Twice-weekly newspaper
Format Tabloid
Owner(s) Metroland Media
Publisher Bruce Danford
Editor Lois Tuffin
Staff writers 150
Founded 1989

884 Ford St. Peterborough, ON

Canada Canada
Circulation 48,000
Official website http://www.mykawartha.com

Peterborough This Week is an award-winning twice-weekly free-distribution newspaper in Peterborough, Ontario that delivers virtually every flyer in the market. It was established in 1989. It is one of three newspapers in the Kawartha Division of Metroland Media, a company that owns newspapers across Ontario. Its content is updated via www.MyKawartha.com which also carries video, blogs, polls and news from its sister papers from the Kawartha Region. Its staff also produce niche magazines and a variety of online services such as flyerland.ca, WagJag.com and Your Action Plan (YAP).

Peterborough This Week has a circulation reaching 48,000 homes and employs 150 people. The current publisher is Bruce Danford, the editor-in-chief is Lois Tuffin and the managing editor is Mike Lacey.

Past editors[edit]

  • Wendy Gallagher 1999-2002
  • Paul Rellinger (2002–2005)
  • Mike Lacey (2005-current)
  • Lois Tuffin (editor in chief)

Past sales managers[edit]

  • Chuck McLaren (1989–1992)
  • Jennifer Bronsma (1992–1995)
  • Gavin Beer (1995–2001)
  • Adam Milligan (2002-Current)
  • Mary Babcock (2004–Current)
  • Shane Lockyer (2010-Current)

Past publishers[edit]

  • Greg Walsh (1989–1990)
  • Andy Cook (1990–1995)
  • Hugh Nicholson (1996–2001)
  • Bruce Danford (2001-Current)

Facts and trivia[edit]

  • Peterborough This Week published its first 3D issue on Wednesday, March 31, 2011, thanks in part to local business Kawartha Chrysler Jeep Dodge and their ad campaign.

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

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516 news items

Wed, 15 Oct 2014 03:52:30 -0700

In past Peterborough This Week stories, Peterborough Lakefield police said the offences occurred between January 2004 and December 2005. "You wouldn't expect a person to deliberately put herself in a situation," says Ms Clark. Mr. Morrison isn't sure ...
Kawartha Media Group
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 17:07:28 -0700

Peterborough This Week. By Lance Anderson. PETERBOROUGH -- A new page in Peterborough's history was written on Wednesday night as a Boeing 737 jet touched down at the airport. Captains Phil Smith and Sean McAreavy brought the Canadian North ...
Kawartha Media Group
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 08:00:00 -0700

PETERBOROUGH — With the municipal election 11 days out, many Peterborough city voters are no doubt still mulling over their choices. By hosting Electionfest, Peterborough This Week/MyKawartha.com wants to again help you make an informed choice at ...
Kawartha Media Group
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 06:38:10 -0700

"So I am now giving more and I hope you do too," he said. Mary Babcock, regional general manager for Peterborough This Week and its sister papers, challenged other media companies to match the initial $4,000 pledged by the newspaper and its staff.
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 10:09:34 -0700

PETERBOROUGH COUNTY -- Although reading and writing skills are improving for local public school students, math marks seem to be slipping, according to the recent round of EQAO testing. The Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO) has ...
Kawartha Media Group
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 12:07:30 -0700

Tracey Kelusky is a competitive guy and that's why it was so hard to announce he's retiring from playing professional lacrosse in the NLL and with the Peterborough Lakers. “It was a difficult and emotional decision,” says Kelusky. “At the end of the ...
Kawartha Media Group
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 13:37:30 -0700

... says Brenda Dales, executive director of the Peterborough Social Planning. Electionfest, a tradeshow of all mayor, trustee and councillor candidates, will be staged at the Evinrude Centre as well on Wednesday, Oct. 22. Hosted by Peterborough This ...
Kawartha Media Group
Tue, 07 Oct 2014 08:33:45 -0700

“Operation Northern Spotlight demonstrates the success that all police services can achieve when working together and co-ordinating our limited resources. Canada's police leaders remain committed to fighting human trafficking through intelligence ...

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