Northern media pioneer remembered

by Avery Zingel - August 10, 2018

Friends, colleagues and family members are paying tribute to a northern media giant this week. Jack “Sig” Sigvaldason, founder and president of Northern News Services, died in Ottawa Aug. 9 after a brief illness. He was 84. Sigvaldason began his news company in early 1972 after being fired from News of the North just before…

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