Our Journalists

Breaking a news story takes dedication, sometimes for years. It requires curiosity,
determination and a commitment to delivering the truth to a public who deserve
nothing less. Star journalists are held in the highest regard for their integrity, accuracy and relentless pursuit of news stories that need telling.

Jacob Scheier

Jacob Scheier is a poet, essayist and journalist from Toronto. He is the author of two collections of poetry, the Governor General’s Award-winning More to Keep us Warm (ECW Press, 2007) and Letter from Brooklyn (ECW Press, 2013), and is the co-winner, with John Tarleton, of a New York Community Media Alliance Award for best 2009 feature article in an independent publication, “The Anti-Bloomberg: Can I get an Amen?” He is a regular contributor to NOW Magazine and is currently the writer-in-residence at Algoma University’s St. Thomas campus.