Daily Reporter

Courthouse News Service, St. Paul, Minnesota

Date Posted August 13, 2019
Industry Newspapers / Wires, Digital Media
Specialty Not Specified
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary $20+/hour
Website http://www.courthousenews.com

Description:

Courthouse News Service, a California-based legal news service, is seeking a reporter to cover civil court filings in and around Ramsey County. A legal background is not required, but demonstrated interest and ability in journalism is necessary. 

The job will entail visiting the state and federal court clerk's offices in downtown St. Paul every weekday afternoon to review and summarize new civil complaints. The reporter will also be expected to pitch and write legal news stories out of the Twin Cities and the rest of Minnesota. Competitive pay is offered for approximately 35-40 hours per week, and benefits are available. 

To apply, please email a cover letter and resume in Word or PDF format, and attach 3-5 writing samples, to newjob6@courthousenews.com. Please include "Minnesota" in the subject line.

When applying, mention you saw this opening listed at JournalismJobs.com.