Sports writer

The Argus-Press, Owosso, Michigan

Date Posted August 19, 2019
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Sports/Outdoors
Job Status Full-time
Salary $25,000 to $30,000



The Argus-Press of Owosso, Michigan, Shiawassee County’s daily newspaper, is seeking a writer for its three-person sports staff. Our staff members not only cover games, but should be prepared to write strong features; lay out pages; take photos; update our website, Facebook and Twitter accounts; and lend a hand wherever else may be necessary on our close-knit staff. We primarily cover sports for 10 area high schools, but we also keep track of our former athletes who've gone on to collegiate action and report on a thriving recreation sports community. Compensation starts at $13 per hour with opportunity for improvement.  Benefits include health insurance and some vision coverage, paid vacation, paid holidays, paid sick leave and 401(k) plan. Email resumes and clips to Sports Editor Ryan Weiss at

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