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.
- Wendy Gallagher 1999-2002
- Paul Rellinger (2002–2005)
- Mike Lacey (2005-current)
- Lois Tuffin (editor in chief)
Past sales managers
- Chuck McLaren (1989–1992)
- Jennifer Bronsma (1992–1995)
- Gavin Beer (1995–2001)
- Adam Milligan (2002-Current)
- Mary Babcock (2004–Current)
- Shane Lockyer (2010-Current)
- Greg Walsh (1989–1990)
- Andy Cook (1990–1995)
- Hugh Nicholson (1996–2001)
- Bruce Danford (2001-Current)
Facts and trivia
- 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.
Melody's Life, Changed. VIDEO CREDITS: Lance Anderson, Peterborough This Week, Nov. 23, 2013
Watch, as Melody shares her story on how United Way has helped her succeed beyond her dreams.
Peterborough This Week Tour
CHEX TV Tours Peterborough This Week to learn more about Peterborough's local newspaper.
DW Channel Peterborough Fashion Week Launch
Discovering Women Channel focus on Product review, Health, Nutrition , Fashion, interviews and amazing stories to share with others. 3 Friends who love to laugh and talk. Miryam (photographer,...
Peterborough Pride Week
It's Pride Week in Peterborough and to kick things off, a parade marched through downtown to Del Crary Park on Saturday. It was the 9th annual parade.
CHEX Daily - Peterborough Risk Watch - Swim to Survive - Safe Kids Week
Peterborough Risk Watch will be providing 3 free swims during Safe Kids Week June 7th - June 14th. The free swims will feature some Swim to Survive programmi...
a weeks worth of extras at peterborough station 14 - 19/03/11
a video dedicated to all my haters and those from peterborough, this week we see the NMT or flying banana HST, 6Z85 with a DB class 66, 0Z05 doncaster - stow...
Peterborough This Week bloopers
Watch what didn't make it into the online videos.
Walk a mile in her shoes - Peterborough This Week team
YWCA walk a mile in her shoes.
Lois Tuffin from Peterborough This Week Tears a Strip Off York Bell-Smith
Press Conference coverage by Peterborough This Week
Press Conference coverage by Peterborough This Week.
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:41:15 -0700
I would like to extend a warm thank you to Lois Tuffin and the whole Peterborough This Week team on behalf of Peterborough Rugby, for all the help with the exposure provided over last weekend for the rugby clubhouse grand opening. Since the moment I ...
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:37:30 -0700
PETERBOROUGH -- Many comparisons can be made between the fictional town of Parkville and the city in which author Michelle Berry penned her latest novel. The Peterborough resident spent the past four years working on the book from her Peterborough ...
Kawartha Media Group
Wed, 09 Jul 2014 12:12:53 -0700
PETERBOROUGH - They work hard to deliver tens of thousands of papers every week and on Monday, the carriers for Peterborough This Week received a big 'thank you.' The newspaper staff hosted a barbecue and games day for dozens of carriers who ...
Kawartha Media Group
Wed, 09 Jul 2014 14:54:16 -0700
PETERBOROUGH -- A room in the Intensive Care Unit at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre (PRHC) has been named after Peterborough This Week. The honour was bestowed on the newspaper Wednesday (July 9) afternoon. The naming is in part a ...
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 07:48:45 -0700
Tickets for the Major Series Lacrosse 2014 semi-final and final playoff rounds went on sale on Tuesday (July 29) at the Memorial Centre box office. People can go to the box office in person or call to secure tickets to the playoff games. Online sales ...
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:11:15 -0700
The 37-year meningitis survivor is hoping to cycle from Peterborough to Ottawa and then to Queen's Park to raise awareness about the disease. Mr. Colemon contracted meningitis when he was just six-months-old which has led to many challenges as he ...
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 03:08:41 -0700
Peterborough This Week. By Sarah Frank. PETERBOROUGH -- Their leadership styles might differ, but their senses of humour are a perfect match. Whether they're celebrating a funding announcement or flipping pancakes for charity, when they're together, ...
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:59:02 -0700
Peterborough Utilities announced today (July 22) that it won the American Water Work Association's Wendell R. LaDue Safety Award.This marks the second time in the last three years that Peterborough Utilities has taken home the award that was created in ...
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