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Liberals don’t grasp what ‘local media’ means

Hockey news, fashion tips, TV and movie listings, retirement strategies, updates on Celine Dion — all of this information now constitutes local media — at least according to federal Heritage Minister Melanie Joly.This week marked a black spot in the history of Canadian newspapers with the closure of three dozen papers, taking out of circulation thr