Staff Writer

The Free Press

Mankato, Minnesota

Date Posted June 06, 2022
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Full-time
Salary Negotiable


The Free Press, a 13,000-circulation daily in south-central Minnesota with the region's leading website, is seeking a full-time reporter to cover public safety, courts and general assignment. Responsibilities include daily news coverage and features, in-depth projects and a sense of urgency in digital news reporting. Monday through Friday regular shifts with some nights and weekends. Candidate will be cross-trained on copy desk. Qualified candidates should have a robust portfolio of clips, including spot news and features and in-depth projects. Candidates should be skilled in the use of multimedia tools including photography and video and possess social media savvy. The Free Press has a long history of excellence in journalism and an experienced staff. A degree in journalism or closely related field is preferred. Email resume and six pdf clips or urls, including digital and social media work, to News Editor Kathy Vos at The Free Press encourages diverse candidates to apply.

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