FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 9th, 2016
Steinbach, MB: Steinbachonline.com has been named Best Community News Website in all of Canada. The honour was given this week in Toronto at the Canadian Online Publishing Awards (COPA).
“It signifies the quality of journalism you have,” says Producer Martin Seto. “It’s a journalism award and you are able to service the needs of your local community in Steinbach.”
Dave Lehman, Manager of Digital Media for Golden West, says we’re delighted to receive this top honour in Canada for a Community News Website.
“The COPA awards celebrate excellence in journalism and news coverage in Canada and receive entries from Canada’s most well-known media companies” says Lehman, “we are honoured that our news team was selected as one of the best. ”
“I can see why you won,” says Seto, who does not judge the awards. “You’re a community news organization and at the same time you are available to your listeners either on the radio, on the smart phone or on the computer.”
“This is a recognition that somebody is doing good work in Steinbach,” he says.
For more information please contact:
Manager of Digital Media