Ken Gray is the Ottawa Citizen’s former city editorial page editor, municipal affairs reporter, columnist and a member of the newspaper’s editorial board.

During the early ’90s, he edited the Southam News-Toronto Star First Edition, one of the first new media ventures in Canada.

For more than three decades, he has worked in many posts from reporter to senior editor at the Montreal Gazette, the Winnipeg Free Press, the London Free Press, the Regina Leader-Post and the Citizen. As well for two years, he did a weekly commentary on Ottawa’s CFRA radio concerning municipal affairs.

His former blog The Bulldog in the Citizen was Ottawa’s most popular local affairs blog.

As well, Gray founded and taught a course in media law and municipal government at Algonquin College. He earned a master’s journalism degree and a honours bachelor’s history degree at the University of Western Ontario in the 1970s.

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