Media Relations Canadian government kicks traditional press releases to the curb An official blog post from the Government Communication Service announced press releases are out in favor of ‘a more digital-friendly product.’ By Matt WilsonJan. 13, 2014 SHARE Ragan Insider Premium Content To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.