Details for Reporter
The International Falls Journal, a subsidiary of MediaNews Group, is seeking a Reporter to join the team! MediaNews Group offers news reporting and third party advertising and marketing opportunities through its multi-platform products which include: web, mobile, tablet, and print. We are one of the largest media groups in the U.S., serving high-value audiences and connecting advertisers to them. MNG publishes award-winning content (49 Pulitzers) that amasses and engages a nationwide audience via 800 multi-media platforms including web, mobile, social, and print. We are transforming the news industry.
Cover news stories in surrounding counties.
Versatility is a must, as stories will cover a wide variety of topics, from city and county government to community events.
Proficient in taking his/her own photos and producing their own videos and must be able to write, take photos and produce videos on deadline and in a fast paced environment.
Along with producing stories that are assigned, the reporter should also be able to pitch their own story ideas on a regular basis.
The candidate must be able to research and develop stories to the utmost accuracy.
Bachelor’s or Associate's degree (with comparable experience) in journalism or related field.
Experience in reporting breaking news, politics, features, or enterprise is preferred.
Experience in both photography and video, and a willingness to experiment with new storytelling tools and social media approaches.
Strong writing across a variety of story types.
A mindset to put the reader first.
Some experience in copy editing a bonus.
Curiosity is a must.
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