The Morning Sun (Pittsburg, Kan.) has an immediate opening for a news reporter to join its newsroom staff.
We are seeking a versatile news hound with an eye for creative approaches. The position will emphasize education, from K-12 to Pittsburg State University, but will not be limited to those areas. Applicants should have a journalism or equivalent degree. Professional experience is preferred. The ideal candidate must show the ability to generate story ideas, write clean copy and communicate with those inside and outside the newsroom. Experience with photography and layout/design are preferred, but not required. Digital affinity is a must.
The Morning Sun is a six-day GateHouse Media paper located close to Joplin, Mo., and within a quick drive to Kansas City, Springfield, Mo., Tulsa and Wichita. The paper offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefit package.
Please email a cover letter, resume and 3-5 examples of your work to firstname.lastname@example.org