TORONTO — The Globe and Mail leads the pack of finalists with 13 nominations in the running for the 2008 National Newspaper Awards to be announced May 22 in Montreal.
The Toronto Star has 10 nominations, followed by Montreal's La Presse with eight.
The Ottawa Citizen, Calgary Herald and Hamilton Spectator each collected four.
The Canadian Press earned three nominations and the London Free Press, Montreal Gazette and Winnipeg Free Press had two each.
The Barrie Examiner, Brantford Expositor, Edmonton Journal, Lethbridge Herald, North Bay Nugget, Prince George Citizen, Reuters, New Brunswick (Saint John) Telegraph-Journal, Simcoe Reformer, Toronto Sun, Vancouver Sun, Victoria Times-Colonist, Record of Waterloo Region and Windsor Star have one each.
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