FP Newspapers Income Fund

FP Newspapers Income Fund

April 26, 2010 17:39 ET

Advisory-FP Newspapers Income Fund Announces Conference Call for Annual and Special Meeting of Unitholders

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - April 26, 2010) - Members of the investment community and media and Unitholders are invited to listen in a conference call of the annual and special meeting of FP Newspapers Income Fund (TSX:FP.UN).

Ron Stern, Chairman, and management will discuss the performance of the Fund and FP Canadian Newspapers Limited Partnership in fiscal 2009 and Q1 2010, following the formal annual and special meeting of the unitholders of the Fund.

What: FP Newspapers Income Fund AGM Call

When: Wednesday May 5, 2010, at 12:00 p.m. ET (11:00 a.m. CT)

How: Conference call
Participants may join the call by dialing 416-695-6617 or dial toll free at 1-800-565-0813 five minutes prior to 12:00 p.m. ET. The call will be available at any time for replay until May 19, 2010. To hear the replay dial 416-695-5800 or dial toll free at 1-800-408-3053. The replay code is 5522706.

FP Canadian Newspapers Limited Partnership owns the Winnipeg Free Press, the Brandon Sun, and their related businesses, as well as the Canstar Community News division, the publisher of eight community and special interest newspapers in the Winnipeg region. The Winnipeg Free Press publishes six days a week for delivery to subscribers and single-copy sales, serving Winnipeg and Manitoba with an average Monday through Saturday circulation of approximately 126,500 copies. On Sundays the Winnipeg Free Press publishes a tabloid-size newspaper sold through single-copy retail outlets and vending boxes. The Brandon Sun publishes seven days a week, serving the region with an average circulation of approximately 15,200 copies. Canstar Community News publishes weekly with an average circulation of approximately 200,000 copies. Based in Winnipeg, the businesses employ approximately 580 people in Winnipeg and Brandon. Further information can be found at www.fpnewspapers.com, and in the disclosure documents filed by FP Newspapers Income Fund with the securities regulatory authorities, which are available at www.sedar.com.

Contact Information

  • FP Newspapers Income Fund
    Dan Koshowski
    Vice President Finance and Administration
    (204) 697-7425
    (204) 632-0281 (FAX)