Reporter

Effingham Daily News, Effingham, Illinois

Date Posted August 26, 2020
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Not Specified
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary Negotiable
Website https://effinghamdailynews.com

Description:

Reporter

The Effingham Daily News in central Illinois seeks a reporter to cover all aspects of local news. You'll write, photograph and shoot video for breaking news and features, explore issues related to local government and schools, dig deep on enterprise projects, and write magazine-style pieces for several niche publications. A journalism degree and some daily newspaper experience preferred, but we'll consider recent graduates who wrote for a college newspaper. We want a newshound who understands why local journalism remains so important to a community. Many of our award-winning reporters have moved on to larger newspapers. Email a cover letter, resume, references, story clips and photos to the editor, Jeff Long, at jeff.long@effinghamdailynews.com or send them by snail mail to the editor's attention at: Effingham Daily News, 201 N. Banker St., Effingham, IL 62401. The Effingham Daily News is a CNHI newspaper. Applicants must have a clean driving record.

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