WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwire - May 2, 2012) - FP Newspapers Inc. (FP.TO - News) invites members of the investment community and media to participate in the first quarter results conference call. Ron Stern, Chairman, Bob Cox, Publisher of the Winnipeg Free Press and Dan Koshowski, Chief Financial Officer will discuss the first quarter results. The review will be followed by a question and answer session. Please plan to connect five minutes prior to the scheduled start time.
FP Newspapers Inc. First Quarter Call, Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 1:30 p.m. Eastern (30 p.m. Central).
Participants may join the call by dialing 416-340-2218 or dial toll free at 866-226-1793 five minutes prior to 1:30 p.m. ET. The call will be available at any time for replay until May 29, 2012. To hear the replay dial 905-694-9451 or dial toll free at 800-408-3053. The replay code is 7159227.
FP Newspapers Inc. owns securities entitling it to 49% of the distributable cash of FP Canadian Newspapers Limited Partnership. FP Canadian Newspapers Limited Partnership owns the Winnipeg Free Press, the Brandon Sun, and their related businesses, as well as the Canstar Community News division, the publisher of eight community and special interest newspapers in the Winnipeg region, and the Carillon in Steinbach with its related commercial printing operations. The Winnipeg Free Press publishes six days a week for delivery to subscribers and single copy sales, serving Winnipeg and Manitoba with an average Monday through Saturday circulation of approximately 122,700 copies. On Sundays the Winnipeg Free Press publishes a newspaper sold through single-copy retail outlets and vending boxes. The Brandon Sun publishes six days a week, serving the region with an average circulation of approximately 13,200 copies. Canstar Community News publishes weekly with an average circulation of approximately 200,000 copies. The businesses employ approximately 570 people in Winnipeg, Brandon and Steinbach. Further information can be found at www.fpnewspapers.com, and in the disclosure documents filed by FP Newspapers Inc. with the securities regulatory authorities, available at www.sedar.com.
FP Newspapers Inc.
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