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Announced strong pick up rates of over 91% from mid-March to the end of April for the print editions of its flagship publications NOW Magazine and Georgia Straight. Despite pressures from the global pandemic that has seen competitive brands temporarily or permanently cease print versions of their publications, MediaCentral continues to service its large and influential readership by printing weekly versions of its papers in both Toronto and Vancouver. "For all the social distancing turmoil caused by the pandemic, our venerable readers continue to turn to the printed word. We are thrilled with the impressive pick up rate for NOW and the Straight, and we're grateful for being be able to provide our loyal readers with print editions of our particular brand of news, information, and entertainment during this extraordinary time," said Brian Kalish, CEO of MediaCentral. "Our story hasn't changed despite the disruption caused by the virus. We are going to deliver high-quality content omnichannel, across our print, digital and social media platforms as we continue to identify ways to grow and monetize our audience." Media Central Corporation Inc. shares FLYY:CNX are trading unchanged at $0.09.