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Sports Reporter - Wahpeton
Wahpeton Daily News is hiring a full-time Sports Reporter. Responsibilities include: Coverage of athletic activities in two school districts and one state college, build a rapport with the community to produce engaging stories about specific sports-related issues of interest to the local and regional area, cover breaking sports news accurately and urgently for print and web, follow editorial style and format standards, shoot photos, video to go with stories, assist newsroom as needed, & other duties as assigned. Preferred: four-year college or university journalism, communications or similar degree, or journalism/communications or similar experience. Required:Accuracy and ability to write clear copy in a fast-paced and deadline-driven environment, knowledge of AP style, must have the ability to work well under pressure and with deadlines, excellent verbal and written skills, including computers, strong time management, communication, and organizational skills, flexible days/hours depending on coverage needs, must have a valid driver’s license with a driving record insurable by the company, must have a reliable vehicle covered with acceptable insurance. Please email Carrie at editor@wahpetondailynews.com.

News/Sports Reporter - Valley City
News/Sports Reporter. Full or part-time news/sports reporter position to investigate and write the creative “scoop” for the Times-Record newspaper. Responsibilities include: - Receiving assignments and/or investigating news leads and tips - Writing and delivering news stories with the reader’s perspective in mind - Staying up-to-date with the latest current happenings and events in Barnes County - Always pursuing the lead for a great story. Requirements: - Excellent communication - Active listening skills - Working experience as a reporter or intern preferred, but we will train the right individual. Position offers opportunity for advancement. Please email your resume to Tina Olson, Valley City Times-Record General Manager, at trpub@times-online.com and provide an email or hard copy examples of your work, promoting your ability to gather information and write a compelling story.

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