Sports Columnist

Lee Enterprises - Wisconsin State Journal, Madison, Wisconsin

Date Posted January 21, 2021
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Sports/Outdoors
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified


Lee Sports Wisconsin seeks a sports columnist to be a voice for and of the people of the state. 

The position will be based in Madison, Wisconsin, and the main focus will be University of Wisconsin athletics. However, the columnist also will write on the Green Bay Packers, Milwaukee Bucks and Milwaukee Brewers and tell great stories wherever they are found.

The ideal candidate will be a reporter at heart who relishes the chance to transform the facts they gather, the relationships they build and the conversations they have into fearless commentary, detailed analysis and must-read features. 

The right candidate will be:

Other things what will be helpful in this role:

Please attach to your online application at least five storytelling examples that showcase your creativity and range as a writer and reporter.  

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Lee Enterprises is a leading media organization providing local news, information, advertising and specialty publications in 77 US markets and communities in 26 states. For more information about Lee, visit

We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. You should consider applying if you meet most of the above criteria. 

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