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Shield Newspaper Group

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Alternate Name VIQ
Former Name Essence Media
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Belleville
Address & Map
20 Hannah Court
Belleville, ON K8P 5J2
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Intersection Bell Blvd and Hannah Crt
Bus Route Notes Belleville Transit Map
Physical Access Not Accessible
Extra Transportation yes
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) There are 10 newspapers under the umbrella of the Shield Newspaper Group, they are: Quinte West Edition, The Belleville Edition, The Stirling Edition, The Madoc Edition, The Marmora Edition, The Land O' Lakes Edition, The Havelock Edition, The Norwood Edition, The Campbellford Edition, and The Hastings Edition. The only group with guaranteed delivery via Canada Post to the greatest number of homes and businesses in this part of the country - 76,417!!
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Hastings County ; Northumberland County ; Prince Edward County
Boundaries Peterborough to Denbigh and south to Carrying Place (Lake Ontario) and Napanee * including Brighton, Quinte West, and Belleville.
Eligibility No restrictions.
Application not required
Languages English
Fees Publications
Service Categories Newspaper Publishing/Distribution
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-962-0234
Fax 613-962-3055
Primary Contact Earl Jones, Publisher; Fax: 613-962-4711; Email:
Alternate Contact Dave Lucas, Sales Manager; Email:
Primary Executive Earl Jones, Publisher; Fax: 613-962-4711; Email:
Other Details
Established Some titles in the group have been in continuous publication for over 100 years!
Funding Fees
Accreditation no

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