local business news website launched in Saskatchewan

SASKATOON, Saskatchewan – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – is pleased to launch coverage of economic news in the province this week by journalists based in Saskatoon and Regina.

Saskatchewan’s best-known business journalist Alex MacPherson leads a team that includes Peter Lozinski, also in Saskatoon, and Evan Radford and Nathan Meyer in Regina.

The online publication will follow the subscription model successfully established in Atlantic Canada in 2001 by news veteran David Bentley and his daughter, Caroline Wood.

Thirty journalists with sister titles allNovaScotia, allNewfoundlandLabrador and allNewBrunswick are now the primary source of essential business, professional and government information for nearly 14,000 paying subscribers across the region.

“It’s great to be in Saskatchewan,” says editor Judy Myrden, explaining that the province was chosen as the most promising launch location after she and Bentley conducted an 18-month study on potential markets across Canada.

“We are confident that there is a real appetite for the quality and quantity of local business information we will provide, ”said MacPherson.

Published five days a week, allSaskatchewan is available for an introductory monthly rate of $ 15, after which the regular rate allows up to three subscribers to sign up for $ 39 per month.