News Editor

Lake County Leader, Polson, Montana

Date Posted October 14, 2019
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified


Hagadone Montana Publishing has an immediate opening for a news editor at the Lake County Leader in Polson, Montana.

This weekly newspaper publishes every Thursday and covers Lake County, Flathead Lake and the Flathead Reservation. The editor should have solid news judgment, excellent organizational skills and a good understanding of community journalism. The editor will lead news coverage each week, writing everything from cops/courts and breaking news stories, to personality profiles and business features. Photography and page design is also required. In short, this editor should be comfortable doing it all.

The position includes a competitve salary, generous health insurance benefits and a 401(k) retirement plan.

Polson is a vibrant community on the south shore of Flathead Lake. It is within a day's drive of Glacier National Park, the Canadian Rockies, two ski areas, two national forests and two wilderness areas — a great place to live, work and play!

If you want to join us, e-mail your cover letter, resume and work samples to Regional Editor Matt Baldwin at

The successful candidate will need to have a clean driving record and must pass a post offer, pre-employment drug screen. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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