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Peterborough Examiner

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Peterborough Examiner

Peterborough Examiner
Type Daily newspaper
Owner(s) Sun Media
Publisher Darren Murphy
Editor Kennedy Gordon
Founded 1847
Circulation 12,352 weekdays
13,108 Saturdays in 2011[1]

The Peterborough Examiner is a newspaper that services Peterborough, Ontario and area. The paper started circulation in 1847, and is currently owned by Sun Media. Between 1942 and 1955, it was edited by Canadian man of letters Robertson Davies, whose unique three-paragraph editorial style won several awards. Davies remained owner and publisher of the Examiner and Ralph Hancox the editor until 1965, when it was sold to the Thompson chain of newspapers. It is the only daily newspaper in Peterborough city and county. Its publisher is Darren Murphy and managing editor is Kennedy Gordon.

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  1. ^ Paid circulation cited in "Daily Newspaper Circulation Statement for the 12 Month Period Ended December 2011". Toronto:  

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  • The Peterborough Examiner

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