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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

Methadone clinic re-thinks its Queen Street location

Methadone clinic re-thinks its Queen Street location

'Their new strategy wouldn't necessarily be to lease out a spot on the city's main street' - Josh Ingram, Downtown Association
Should the Sault trust Doug Ford to find the fat at City Hall?

Should the Sault trust Doug Ford to find the fat at City Hall?

Province wants us to trim four cents from every city tax dollar
Sault councillor proposes poaching Toronto-based remote workers

Sault councillor proposes poaching Toronto-based remote workers

Will your company let you work anywhere?
New downtown crimefighters to be armed with phone apps

New downtown crimefighters to be armed with phone apps

New initiative is expected to include both walking and bike patrols
Once-proud call centre is little more than a dandelion farm <b>(4 photos)</b>

Once-proud call centre is little more than a dandelion farm (4 photos)

Sutherland's e-commerce facility, which cost $7 million to build in 2004, has been listed for sale by the EDC for $2.85 million
Old General Hospital sold in Sault Ste. Marie

Old General Hospital sold in Sault Ste. Marie

New owner, Italo Ferrari, outlines plans for waterfront buildings.
New owner of former hospital buildings shares his intentions

New owner of former hospital buildings shares his intentions

Italo Ferrari's re-development is expected to be mostly residential
Old General Hospital sold, officials enter building to inspect conditions <b>(4 photos)</b>

Old General Hospital sold, officials enter building to inspect conditions (4 photos)

South entrance door was wide open much of this week as officials tried to find new owner
Should I have to pay to park at the Civic Centre just to pay my parking ticket?

Should I have to pay to park at the Civic Centre just to pay my parking ticket?

Ever since our Civic Centre was dedicated on Dec. 16, 1974 by then-mayor Ron Irwin, no one has ever paid a dime to park there
City to consider cutting beer prices at GFL Memorial Gardens

City to consider cutting beer prices at GFL Memorial Gardens

This season, Toronto Blue Jays started selling beer and selected other ballpark food offerings for $5 or less, including taxes