Local News Reporter

Lee Enterprises Inc   Kearney, NE   Full-time     Writing / Editing
Posted on November 16, 2022
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The Kearney Hub-Where your stories matter !

Are you seeking a great journalism opportunity with a great team? The Grand Island Independent, a Lee Enterprise, Inc. publication is seeking a talented journalist to report about a variety of topics in the community such as government, law enforcement, business, local community members, events and other topics as assigned in print and digital platforms.

Are You Ready?

Are you looking for a balance of hard news in addition to feature stories? Can you find the action and report it? Are you able to cultivate sources and build relationships in the community? The successful candidate will be proficient in AP writing and reporting, photography, videography and digital platforms. Preference will be given to candidates with a journalism degree, although internships and experience will be considered. New graduates are welcome to apply! The successful candidate should enjoy getting to know people in the community.

What is in it for you?

Besides working with a dedicated and supportive team, Lee Enterprises offers competitive wages a, synergistic work environment and career growth opportunities. We offer a comprehensive very affordable benefit program, which includes medical, dental, vision, LTD, STD, life insurance and a generous paid leave program including paid parental leave. We also offer a 401K program with employer match.

Come grow with us!

If YOU have the talent we are looking for, apply at https://lee.net/careers/ and search Grand Island, NE. Include a cover letter, resume, and several work samples.

Lee Enterprises is a leader in providing high quality local news with 77 daily publications in 26 states with print, digital, and e-replica versions. Lee Enterprises is an equal opportunity employer, and candidates must successfully complete a post offer 4-panel drug screen, driving record check, and background check. We participate in E-Verify and strive for an inclusive work environment.