Breaking News Reporter

Lexington Herald-Leader

Lexington, Kentucky

Date Posted July 20, 2021
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Other
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified


This reporting position delivers breaking news about police, fire and public safety emergencies first whenever possible, going to scenes as required to get the news. Use all digital tools and platforms to find and disseminate news. Absent breaking news, generate daily enterprise stories from a replenished well of reader-focused ideas that arise from comprehensive knowledge of the beat and network of sources. Reveal police and fire strategies that work and don't work. Stays on top of trends and their effects.

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Education: College degree