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David Helwig

David Helwig

David Helwig's journalism career spans six decades beginning in the 1960s.

His work has been recognized with national and international awards from groups including the Canadian Association of Journalists, Canadian Association of Broadcasters, U.S. Free Press Association, New York Festival of Radio, Radio Television News Directors Association of Canada, Canadian Community Newspapers Association and the Michener Awards Foundation.

Helwig launched Village Media's news operations as founding editor in 2002.

Recent Work by David

Possible deal brewing for old iron mines once owned by Algoma Steel

Possible deal brewing for old iron mines once owned by Algoma Steel

One former mining property is in the ghost town of Goudreau
City Council's $15 million lucky guess

City Council's $15 million lucky guess

Whatever you think of your City Council, they got this one right
Local magazine celebrates 200th birthday. You're invited to the party!

Local magazine celebrates 200th birthday. You're invited to the party!

A former powder magazine, the Clergue Blockhouse is getting a three-day birthday blast this summer
Record number of cruise ship visits this year. We've got the schedule

Record number of cruise ship visits this year. We've got the schedule

29 dockings expected, beginning with the M.S. Victory on May 19
Mayor, Hilsinger, Niro lead search for the next Horsman

Mayor, Hilsinger, Niro lead search for the next Horsman

Coun. Shoemaker volunteered for the CAO selection committee, but was overwhelmingly rejected
'Hell is coming,' Sault councillors warned

'Hell is coming,' Sault councillors warned

Climate-change radicals plan to issue 'national declaration of rebellion' on Thursday
Important city statement about Tuesday's anticipated snowstorm

Important city statement about Tuesday's anticipated snowstorm

Sault braces for up to 25 centimetres of fresh snow on Tuesday, driven by 80-kilometre-an-hour winds
Officials optimistic circuses will return to the Sault, without animals

Officials optimistic circuses will return to the Sault, without animals

'It is a challenge to attract these types of shows to the community without paying an upfront fee' - Brent Lamming
Days of cheapo parking tickets in the Sault are about to end

Days of cheapo parking tickets in the Sault are about to end

A $10 ticket for parking at an expired meter may soon cost you $25
Dufour on Korah library decision: 'I don't think that is the way to go about this kind of thing'

Dufour on Korah library decision: 'I don't think that is the way to go about this kind of thing'

'No consultation, no notice and no opportunity for any of them to really make their wishes known'