The award-winning Fergus Falls Daily Journal has an opportunity for an energetic reporter who aggressively pursues breaking and spot news, acts as a vigilant watchdog for readers’ interests and tells a good story.
The Journal offers a great chance for a journalist who thrives under a tight deadline and eagerly reports in multiple formats, including web, newsprint, magazine and social media.
Fergus Falls — in the heart of lakes country — offers small town amenities and is a hotbed for outdoor activity, from fishing, swimming and water skiing, to walking and biking trails, concerts and myriad other entertainment. It’s the largest city in Otter Tail County — which has more than 1,000 lakes — and it’s about an hour from Fargo, North Dakota.
The full-time position offers paid vacation, health and dental insurance, sick leave, paid holidays and 401k.
Email a cover letter, resume and clips in PDF format to firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday, Aug. 11.