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Published: 2016-01-27T14:30:51-05:00


Hugmob for the Mercury


Posted by Phil Andrews A hugmob to send off the Mercury, what a brilliant, Guelph, Dawn Matheson suggestion. Thanks for even floating it.

Thanks for the support


Posted by Phil Andrews On behalf of our newsroom team, I would like to thank the scores of folks for their expressions of support since news of the Mercury's closure broke. We have been touched, floored and very moved by...

Three newspaper columns


Posted by Phil Andrews Here's a column I wrote about the history of the Mercury last year. Here is a good column by a fellow Torstar journalist, Chantal Hebert, on the state of the media in this country and what...

Pot a field of Guelph research and employment?


Posted by Phil Andrews I typed Guelph into the search field for the Toronto Star website this week. Only, I mistyped the word. (Chirping welcome in the comment field.) I typed in "Gueph." Through serendipity or fate, it took me...

No ice fishing at Guelph Lake...


Posted by Phil Andrews A few days after we published an image of a man fishing at Guelph Lake, we heard from the Grand River Conservation Authority. The GRCA official wanted us to help make clear that the authority has...

Reporting on a murder-suicide


Posted by Phil Andrews There has been some recent commentary on this blog about whether there is news value in reporting on deaths being the result of a murder-suicide. I was pondering this dialogue in digesting the reports this week...

Hilary Swank is in Guelph or Geneva or somewhere else


Posted by Phil Andrews These stories tend to bite us if we chase them and if we don't. We've been told Hollywood movie star Hilary Swank has recently been sighted in recent days working out a Guelph gym. A Mercury...

FOI request for Eden Mills fire report declined


Posted by Phil Andrews The Mercury tried to obtain the report of the Ontario Fire Marshal's office into a probe of a Nov. 20 fire in Eden Mills. It submitted a request for the document under the province's access to...

Public advisory about public input period?


Posted by Phil Andrews Perhaps it was just folks in our newsroom thinking this way. But our newsroom team was thinking it was pretty inconspicuous how the public had been invited to participate in a 60-day period to offer input...

Season's Greetings, from Liz Sandals


Posted by Phil Andrews An update on my recent post about politicians and Christmas cards: I received a card (pictured above) from Liz Sandals today. It included an invite to a New Year's Levee staged by Liz and Lloyd Longfield,...