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Company: Artesia Daily Press
Artesia, New Mexico
Job Status:  Full-time
Salary:  $25,000 to $30,000


The Artesia Daily Press, a five-day daily in southeast New Mexico, has an opening for a full-time reporter/photographer. We are seeking a talented writer who can produce local news stories that are informative and relevant to our readers. Strong writing and language skills are desired, along with good knowledge of AP style.

Experience in page layout with Quark Xpress is preferred but not required.

A journalism degree and one year of reporting experience is preferred, but new graduates are encouraged to apply. Please include salary requirements.
The Daily Press covers northern Eddy County. Local industries include oil and gas production, dairy, farming and ranching. Located in Artesia is the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center and nearby is the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant. Carlsbad Caverns National Park and the Lincoln National Forest are nearby as well.

Artesia is a city of 11,000 with an above-average school system. Many residents are employed by oil and gas exploration and drilling companies. Recreational activities include biking, hunting and fishing. Skiing is nearby.

Email your resume to the following addresses - - or mail to publisher Danny Scott, PO Box 190, Artesia, NM, 88211-0190.

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