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First Newspaper 1793, The

The first newspaper to be published in Ontario, the Upper Canada Gazette, was produced at Newark (Niagara-on-the-Lake) for five years before being moved to York (Toronto). A semi-official and then official organ of the government, the paper continued in publication under various names until 1845.

Location

In Queen's Royal Park, opposite 84 King Street, Niagara-on-the-Lake

Region: Niagara Falls and Region

County/District: Regional Municipality of Niagara

Municipality: Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake

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