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Community Editor - Valley City
Have you always enjoyed writing and taking pictures?
Then this is the job for you. The Valley City Times-Record is looking for an editor to cover a variety of activities, community events, take photos and work as a team to produce our daily community newspaper. Knowledge of InDesign, Photoshop and layout is preferred but will train the right individual. This position is full-time with benefits package. The Times-Record is a great small town daily newspaper with a strong commitment to Valley City community and the surrounding Barnes County area. Email resume and writing samples to trpub@times-online.com or call TR office (845-0463) for more information.

Reporter - Williston
The Williston Herald, a 5-day-a-week morning paper at the heart of the North Dakota Oil Patch, is seeking an energetic reporter to cover college, prep and rec sports, as well as the outdoors scene. Sports in the Williston area feature two in-town high schools with a number of rural schools in the vicinity, as well as ACHA power Williston State College. The heart of the sporting life in Williston, however, is its outdoor scene. Pheasant hunting, ice fishing, curling, dirt track racing and the fast, unique and furious paddlefish season, are just a few of the year-round events that keep the sports scene here humming. We're looking for a reporter who can go beyond the gamer and tell the stories of victory, defeat and competition that turn people into sports fans. The ideal candidate will have a bachelor's degree in journalism or equivalent experience. Strong writing and photography skills are a must, as is a commitment to community journalism. Digital and multimedia experience is highly desirable, as is layout experience. Send a resume and cover letter to Jamie Kelly, managing editor, at editor@willistonherald.com.

News Reporter - Dickinson
The Dickinson (N.D.) Press has immediate openings for a news reporter to cover western North Dakota. The Press is a six day a week morning newspaper with a 6,000 print circulation and a growing Web readership that serves one of the nation’s fastest-growing micropolitan. Dickinson is part of the Bakken Oil Patch, which provides countless story ideas. Recent college graduates are encouraged to apply as this is an excellent position for someone looking to gain valuable experience at a daily newspaper. . Dickinson is located on the edge of the North Dakota Badlands and Theodore Roosevelt National Park, which offers many outdoor opportunities. The city also boasts a $25 million recreational facility. Excellent salary, benefits and subsidized housing for reporters and opportunities for growth at Forum Communications Company., a family owned Media Company that operates several other newspapers in the upper Midwest. Please contact Harvey Brock at hbrock@thedickinsonpress.com.

PT General Assignment Reporter - Wahpeton
Wahpeton Daily News Media has an immediate opening for a part-time news reporter. Daily News Media is a 5 day a week morning newspaper that serves Richland County, ND and Wilkin County, MN including Wahpeton, ND - Breckenridge, MN, which are nestled at the base of the Red River of the North on the North Dakota-Minnesota border. Responsibilities include general assignment coverage and development of relevant news content while building a rapport with members of the community to produce engaging stories about specific issues affecting the local and regional area. Cover breaking news accurately and urgently for print and web. The desired candidate will have a four-year college or university journalism, communications or similar degree. Strong writing and photography skills with knowledge of AP style and have the ability to work well under pressure and with deadlines. Send resume and cover letter to Carrie McDermott, Managing Editor, at editor@wahpetondailynews.com.

Reporter - Jamestown
The Jamestown Sun in Jamestown, N.D., has an opening for a full-time reporter to join our award-winning news department. This reporter will write general news and feature stories, along with enterprise reporting. The Sun is a 4,800 print circulation along with a 6,000 online readership, six-day daily newspaper. We’re looking for a reporter who likes the hustle of a small daily newspaper while enjoying the small-town (15,000 population) environment. Requirements: Must have a journalism degree, or similar, from a four-year college of university. Recent journalism school graduates with internship, daily newspaper or college newspaper experience are encouraged to apply. Accuracy and ability to write clean, crisp copy in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment. Basic knowledge of video and photo editing. Knowledge of AP style, the Freedom of Information Act and libel laws. Strong organizational, time management and communication skills. Excellent verbal and written skills. Ability to be flexible and work under pressure and deadlines. Must possess a reliable vehicle covered with acceptable insurance. Must have a valid driver’s license with a driving record that is insurable by the company. To apply, send a cover letter, 3 references and 5 relevant writing samples to: Kathy Steiner, managing editor, The Jamestown Sun, Box 1760, Jamestown, ND 58402 OR email them to: ksteiner@jamestownsun.com

Circulation Representative - Valley City
The Valley City Times-Record is searching for a Circulation Representative. This position is a full-time Monday Friday position. No weekend work. Duties include: coordinating inserts, taking publications to the post office, and general office duties. Must have basic computer knowledge and valid ND Drivers license. Benefits included. Email resume to publisher, Tina Olson, at trpub@times-online.com or stop in for application at TR office, 146 3rd St NE, Valley City or call (701) 845-0463.

Multiple Positions - Forum Communications
1. The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead is hiring a full-time Enterprise Reporter who will be focused on specific issues affecting the Fargo-Moorhead community such as workforce, child care, affordable housing, refugee resettlement, education, mental health, crime and cost of living. This position is responsible for producing engaging content for a targeted audience that may be used in both digital and print production. For more details and to apply please visit https://www.appone.com/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=2126382
2. Forum News Service is seeking an experienced watchdog journalist to lead our state reporting efforts, delivering stories with impact, telling our audiences why they should care and delivering journalism that makes a difference. As a full-time reporter based in St. Paul, you will work for a family-owned company with a wire service to several newspapers in Minnesota. In addition to receiving assignments, you will also develop your own ideas into relevant, well-written news and enterprise stories through research, interviews, experience, meetings, events and reader engagement. For more details and to apply please visit https://www.appone.com/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=2118808
3. Forum News Service is seeking an experienced watchdog journalist to lead our state reporting efforts, delivering stories with impact, telling our audiences why they should care and delivering journalism that makes a difference. As a full-time reporter based in Pierre, the state capital, you will work for a family-owned company with a wire service to several newspapers in South Dakota. In addition to receiving assignments, you will also develop your own ideas into relevant, well-written news and enterprise stories through research, interviews, experience, meetings, events and reader engagement. For more details and to apply please visit https://www.appone.com/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=2118844

Multiple Positions - Forum Communications
1. Forum News Service is hiring a full-time Outdoors Reporter to produce premium original outdoors content that can be displayed across all media distribution platforms. This will include video, visual still images, graphics and text, and must be content that engages the target audience. The location for this position is flexible. For more information and to apply, please go to: https://www.appone.com/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=2132962
2. Forum News Service is hiring a full-time Lakes Area Reporter to receive assignments and develop own ideas into relevant and well-written news, enterprise and features stories through research, interviews and reader engagement. The location for this position is flexible within our lakes area papers. For more information and to apply, please go to: https://www.appone.com/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=2133041
3. Forum News Service is hiring a full-time Sports Editor who will be responsible for strategic sports content and audience optimization, with a heavy emphasis on digital growth, for Forum Communications. The location for this position can be flexible within one of our company locations. For more information and to apply, please go to: https://www.appone.com/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=2133069
4. Forum News Service is hiring a full-time reporter to cover MN College Hockey. This position will be based in the Minneapolis / St. Paul area and will provide multimedia coverage of Minnesota college hockey, with primary focus on the Minnesota Gophers and some coverage of St. Cloud State and Minnesota State Mankato. For more information and to apply, please go to: https://www.appone.com/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=2133101
5. Forum Communications Company is hiring a full-time Marketing Operations Manager to join our growing Digital Marketing team. As a Marketing Operations Manager, you will be responsible for managing our marketing automation flows and CRM database. The ideal candidate will have a passion for audience development and segmentation and a demonstrated ability to set up advanced marketing automation flows with events, triggers and actions. The Marketing Operations Manager maintains and evaluates marketing technology infrastructure and works closely with cross-functional departments to ensure marketing and business processes are running smoothly. For more information and to apply, please go to: https://www.appone.com/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=2125043
6. Forum Communications Company is hiring a full-time Digital Marketing Strategist who will be responsible for driving demand generation, revenue growth, and new member acquisition through digital marketing efforts, including paid media and email marketing campaigns. This individual must be strategic and tactical in identifying the needs of the business and translating those needs into successful digital campaigns. The ideal candidate is a highly motivated self-starter with the ability to problem solve and execute the direction given by leaders. Experience mapping engagement funnels and passion for data is a must. This position will help to determine strategy, execute campaigns and report on results. For more information and to apply, please go to: https://www.appone.com/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=2125122

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Take over lease: Konica Minolta BizHub c284e
Engine speed 22/28/36-ppm Black and White and COLOR. Paper supply (1,100) sheets: 2 (500) Sheet universal paper tray, 100 Sheet universal bypass tray. 100 single pass sheet automatic duplexing document feeder. Color networked print controller. Color scanning interface. Fax interface. Up to 12"x18" paper. Ask for Denise: (701) 473-5436.

For Sale: HP ProLiant ML350 G9 5U Tower Server
Intel Xeon E5-2620 v3 Hexa-core (6 core) 2.40 GHz. 8 GB Standard SDRAM Maximum RAM. HP 300 GB 2.5" Internal hard drive-SAS-10000 rpm -12Gb/s SAS RAID supported, serial ATA Controller -Gigabit Ethernet. 500 watt power supply. Matrox G200 Graphic card- DVD-reader. *** Also for sale: Cisco Firewall ASA 5506-X. Ask for Denise: (701) 473-5436.

For Sale - Consolidated Newspapers Inc.
Weekly newspapers include Benson County Farmers Press, circulation 1,800 plus internet; and Lakota American, circulation 900 and actively growing both paper and internet. Both are official county newspapers.  This would be a great opportunity for a reporter, salesperson or office manager to continue with current staff to produce an outstanding weekly publication.  Contact Publisher Denise Westad at denise@farmerspress.com for more information.

Considering a Sale?
Are you considering a sale? We have several buyers looking for strong community newspapers in the Midwest! Let's discuss what your newspaper may be worth! Please give us a call for a free market appraisal with no obligation. Contact Julie Bergman (218) 230-8943 jbergman@mediamergers.com