Investigative/ City Hall

Killeen Daily Herald, KILLEEN, Texas

Date PostedJanuary 09, 2019
IndustryNewspapers / Wires
Job StatusFull-time

INVESTIGATIVE/CITY HALL The Killeen Daily Herald in Central Texas is seeking an investigative reporter to cover Killeen city leadership and issues important to residents. We are looking for an experienced print and digital reporter with an investigative approach to news who can track city finances and communicate frequently with council members. Reporters are expected to file document requests to acquire information not otherwise available and to track the requests. Experience with reader engagement and social media is desirable. This job presents an opportunity to expand your skills. Over the past three years, Herald staff members have won state APME awards for work that included investigative reporting, community service, FOI pursuits, news writing, opinion writing and specialty reporting. In 2018, the Herald was named Newspaper of the Year for its circulation category. To apply for the investigative reporting position, please send your resume, a description of your related experience and PDFs of three of your published stories to Managing Editor Rose Fitzpatrick, Please put INVESTIGATIVE/CITY HALL REPORTER in the email description field. If you have questions, you can call Fitzpatrick at 254-501-7469. Staff reporters are required to live in the Herald's coverage area, which includes Killeen, Fort Hood, Copperas Cove, Harker Heights and Nolanville. To see our stories, go to

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