Newswest is always on the lookout for volunteer writers itching to
pen a story or snap a photo of the community (the area of west Ottawa bordered
by the O-train tracks and Woodroffe Avenue between the Ottawa River and Carling
Avenue). Contact the editor about your idea or event at
Articles should be maximum 500 words; Letters to the editor a maximum of 300 words.
Community calendar items should be a maximum of 50 words.
Photographs should be 300 dpi; print
photos 3 inches by 5 inches.
All signed letters to the editor are welcome. We reserve the right to edit
for length and content.
E-mail is your best bet for a quick response.
Telephone: (On request to contributors only)
Please call or email the editor before attempting to send us postal material.
Note: Regarding Federal Anti-spam laws and regulations; emails in the newswest.org domain are considered published, and you may e-mail us without prior consent.
Please add words like Submission, Article-submission, Community-calendar, Deadline-request, or your Neighbourhood location to the subject line.
Plain text or Html-text emails are best. Bad, incompatible or missing attachments will delay matters, so include text versions of documents in the body of the email.
(Community Calendar requests should also CC the editor at Kitchissippi Times for issues without Newswest inside.)
Drop-offs may be possible at some Newswest Board Meetings (see Announcements for time and place). Please check first before attempting a dropoff.