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Lake Geneva, WI 53147, USA Req #15622
Wednesday, November 24, 2021

Reporter

 

We’re looking for a newspaper reporter/photographer who writes clearly, can develop relationships with sources and has an ability to take initiative.  Responsibilities will include writing, taking photos for the paper, posting content online and on social media.

 

The Lake Geneva Regional News is a weekly newspaper that publishes each Thursday.  We’ve won several first-place statewide awards in recent years and we’ve got a strong digital culture.  We focus on local content of what’s of interest to our readership.

 

Both experienced journalists and new journalists are welcome to apply.  Writing samples and photos from college papers are welcome.  We will offer training to the right person.  The position requires some night and weekend hours.  The ideal candidate would be able to cover a variety of stories from news to features to government meetings.

 

Lake Geneva is beautiful year-round tourist destination that draws visitors from throughout the country.    The city has strong ties to the Chicago area.  Lake Geneva is a community that has its own identity and relies on The Lake Geneva Regional News for news and information.   The Lake Geneva Regional News is part of Lee Enterprises and works closely with daily papers throughout the state and Midwest, including the Kenosha News, Racine Journal Times and Wisconsin State Journal.


Apply online at www.kenoshanews.com/workhere and select Lake Geneva for location.  Please attach a resume and links to your writing and photo samples.

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

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  • Job Family News
  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • Lake Geneva, WI 53147, USA