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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

Couldn't we just keep using the old city logo?

Couldn't we just keep using the old city logo?

After City Council adopted a new municipal logo this week, many Saultites expressed a wish to bring back the old Naturally Gifted icon. Is that really a good idea?
Husband of Sudbury judge gets earful on Sault electricity prices

Husband of Sudbury judge gets earful on Sault electricity prices

Closed-door chinwag with local steel titans
Shoe puts down foot on sole-sourced contracts

Shoe puts down foot on sole-sourced contracts

'There are simply too many reports coming to us, asking for sole-sourcing' - Ward 3 Coun. Matthew Shoemaker
Council approves controversial city logo <b>(11 photos)</b>

Council approves controversial city logo (11 photos)

60 per cent of SooToday readers hate it. Just four per cent describe it as 'awesome'
Sault considers licensing cats

Sault considers licensing cats

Proposed bylaw changes also prohibit dogs from barking more than 10 minutes
Car crashes into downtown building <b>(6 photos)</b>

Car crashes into downtown building (6 photos)

Car had to be removed from the building at the corner of Queen and Dennis Streets
City unveils new logo, branding strategy

City unveils new logo, branding strategy

'By being bold and confident in how we tell our story, we will inspire others in the community to do the same' - Tom Vair
Social Services approves ambulance change

Social Services approves ambulance change

Starting Jan. 1, local EMS staff will find their paycheques signed by Social Services, not the city
Photos: Sault also has a derelict former hospital, and city's chief building official is afraid to go inside

Photos: Sault also has a derelict former hospital, and city's chief building official is afraid to go inside

'Unless the owner goes in there with a crew and cleans stuff up . . . I have reservations about going into that building' - Freddie Pozzebon
Sault's chief building official afraid to enter old hospital

Sault's chief building official afraid to enter old hospital

Safety an issue at derelict site of halted condo project