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La Presse

Montreal, Canada

La Presse (The Press), founded in 1884, is a French-language daily newspaper published Mondays through Saturdays in Montreal, Canada. It is owned today by Groupe Gesca, a subsidiary of Power Corporation of Canada. A Sunday edition was discontinued in 2009.

La Presse is a broadsheet newspaper, aimed at a middle-class readership. Its main competitor is the daily tabloid Le Journal de Montréal, which aims at a more popular audience. La Presse comprises several sections, dealing individually with arts, sports, and other thematic sections.

Source: Wikipedia



200,000 circulation

200 staff

1993 Frontpage
La Presse front page from Feb. 10, 1993


213,212 circulation

N/A staff

2013 Frontpage
La Presse front page from Feb. 10, 2013 (Or Feb. 8 page)