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Kim Champion

Kim Champion

Kim Champion joined the Village Media team in August 2018 and is a reporter at NewmarketToday.

Her unabashed love for local journalism began two decades ago after graduating from Centennial College's fast-track journalism program. Kim worked as a reporter for nearly a decade and has served for as long as managing editor of several community newspapers in Ontario, from Toronto to Parry Sound and York Region.

Kim won two provincial news association awards for editorial writing within a five-year time frame and, under her leadership, the news teams she has worked with received national and provincial recognition for its coverage of local politics and community service.

Recent Work by Kim

Conservative attack ad on Liberals' 'secret' tax hits Newmarket mailboxes

Conservative attack ad on Liberals' 'secret' tax hits Newmarket mailboxes

The Conservative Party postcard makes claims about a tax on house sales that the Liberals and unbiased fact checkers say are patently false
Hotdogs and straight talk at Newmarket's youth homeless shelter barbecue

Hotdogs and straight talk at Newmarket's youth homeless shelter barbecue

'Imagine being 16 to 18 years old, landlords really won’t even open that door to you,' Blue Door Shelters CEO says
Community turns out by hundreds to support family of Aurora teen

Community turns out by hundreds to support family of Aurora teen

The No. 19 York Region Lions jersey was retired at the celebration of life for 15-year-old Aaron Bank-Sedore
Sneak peek, heritage picnic a go Sunday at Newmarket's Mulock Estate property

Sneak peek, heritage picnic a go Sunday at Newmarket's Mulock Estate property

Goal is to have a new park up and running by 2022, Newmarket mayor says
Community turns out by hundreds to support family of Aurora teen

Community turns out by hundreds to support family of Aurora teen

The No. 19 York Region Lions jersey was retired at the celebration of life for 15-year-old Aaron Bank-Sedore
On the Campaign Trail: Our Newmarket pundits weigh in

On the Campaign Trail: Our Newmarket pundits weigh in

With federal election day breathing down our necks, NewmarketToday talked with a few local residents who enjoy the game of politics as a hobby
More charges expected in large organized crime human trafficking ring bust

More charges expected in large organized crime human trafficking ring bust

York police wish to speak with 33 female victims of human trafficking it identified during investigation
More charges expected in York Region following human-trafficking ring bust

More charges expected in York Region following human-trafficking ring bust

York police wish to speak with 33 female victims of human trafficking it identified during investigation
More charges expected in large organized crime human trafficking ring bust

More charges expected in large organized crime human trafficking ring bust

York police wish to speak with 33 female victims of human trafficking it identified during investigation
Newmarket juried art show spotlights 12 local artists, others from across Ontario

Newmarket juried art show spotlights 12 local artists, others from across Ontario

Opening night is tonight for the show that will showcase Newmarket as an arts hub, co-directors of town's first juried art show say