Summer Reporter Internship - Paid - Racine, WI

The Journal Times, Racine, Wisconsin

Date PostedDecember 27, 2017
IndustryNewspapers / Wires
SpecialtyGeneral Assignment
Job StatusIntern
SalaryNot Specified

The Journal Times, the daily newspaper for Racine County, covers a suburban, urban and rural community along Lake Michigan, between Chicago and Milwaukee.

We are now accepting applications for a 2018 summer internship.  The deadline to apply for this reporting internship is March 7, 2018.

The intern will be paid at $8 per hour.

You will be writing stories for the local news desk, covering topics across several beats while earning bylines and learning about a professional newsroom.

You will receive intensive on-the-job training, including a focus on digital journalism.  The Journal Times has been a leader in mobile journalism and you will be a part of our on-the-go team. You'll have guidance and support from experienced journalists.

We are a Lee Enterprises newspaper.  Lee Enterprises is a leading provider of local news and information, with 46 daily newspapers and a joint interest in four others, rapidly growing digital products and nearly 300 specialty publications in 22 states.

Ideal applicants will have writing experience with a college newspaper.  Good grades, clear writing and the ability to take initiative are important.  You will be required to have a car and a valid driver's license during the intership.  We prefer applicants with some local knowledge of the Wisconsin/Illinois region.

To apply for this job you must do BOTH of the following:

  1. Visit and complete our online application
  2. Please attach a resume and ARTICLE CLIPS to your application, or include links to your samples.

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