FP Newspapers Income Fund

FP Newspapers Income Fund

April 22, 2009 13:32 ET

Advisory-FP Newspapers Income Fund Announces Conference Call for AGM

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - April 22, 2009) - Members of the investment community and media and Unitholders are invited to listen in a conference call of the annual general meeting of FP Newspapers Income Fund (TSX:FP.UN).

Ron Stern, Chairman, Bob Cox, Publisher of the Winnipeg Free Press and Dan Koshowski, Vice President, Finance and Administration, will discuss the company's performance in fiscal 2008 and Q1 2009, following the formal annual general meeting of the Fund.

What: FP Newspapers Income Fund AGM Call

When: Wednesday May 6, 2009, at 12:00 p.m. ET (11:00 a.m. CT)

How: Conference call

Participants may join the call by dialing 416-695-9761 or dial toll free at 1-866-542-4270 five minutes prior to 12:00 p.m. ET. The call will be available at any time for replay until May 20, 2009. To hear the replay dial 416-695-5800 or dial toll free at 1-800-408-3053. The replay code is 1266876.

FP Canadian Newspapers Limited Partnership owns the Winnipeg Free Press, the Brandon Sun, and their related businesses, as well as Canstar Community News Limited, the publisher of seven community and special interest newspapers in the Winnipeg region. The Winnipeg Free Press newspaper publishes seven days a week, serving Winnipeg and Manitoba with an average seven-day circulation of approximately of 124,000 copies. The Brandon Sun also publishes seven days a week, serving the region with an average circulation of approximately 14,000 copies. Canstar Community News publishes weekly with an average circulation of approximately 206,000 copies. Based in Winnipeg, the businesses employ approximately 630 people in Winnipeg, Brandon and Thunder Bay. 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 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)