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Local News Reporter

Mid-Valley Media / Lee Enterprises, Albany, Oregon

Date Posted July 06, 2020
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Local News
Job Status Full-time
Salary Negotiable
Website http://www.lee.net/careers

Description:

Mid-Valley Media Group seeks a versatile, energetic reporter to cover a variety of stories in the heart of Oregon’s beautiful Willamette Valley.

 

Our two award-winning daily newspapers, the Corvallis Gazette-Times and Albany Democrat-Herald, along with their companion websites reach over half the population in two counties and serve as the primary news. If you love finding news that matters to hometown readers, we'd like to hear from you.

 

Our reporters cover all sorts of different stories, from breaking news to in-depth examinations of timely and important issues in the community. We'll consider both experienced and entry-level applicants, as long as you're dedicated to telling stories that connects with readers.

 

As part of our ambitious staff, you'll hustle to break news on our web and mobile platforms while pursuing insightful, high-impact enterprise. You'll need an inquisitive mind, sharp writing skills and an appreciation for life in a small town. Photo and social media skills are a must. The typical work week likely will include a weekend shift.

 

As part of Lee Enterprises, Mid-Valley Media Group offers excellent earning potential and a full benefits package, along with a professional work environment focused on growth opportunities for employees. We are an equal opportunity employer and a drug-free workplace. All applicants considered for employment must pass a post-offer drug screen and a background/DMV check prior to commencing employment.

 

Please apply online at http://www.lee.net/careers.  To be considered for the position, please attach links or examples of your published writing.

 

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