The Jackson County Pilot, Minnesota’s top weekly newspaper, has a rare opening for a skilled and passionate reporter/editor. This job includes hard news, editorial and feature writing; beat coverage and photography; and may include copy editing and page layout. This position also has an emphasis on digital media, including producing content for our award-winning news websites and associated social media outlets.
Jackson is right off of Interstate 90, just 20 minutes north of the Iowa Great Lakes; 90 minutes from Mankato and Sioux Falls, S.D.; and less than two and a half hours from Minneapolis. A bustling center of industry and manufacturing, Jackson offers small-town charm coupled with county-seat identity, a top-notch school system and miles of walking and biking trails.
Send cover letter, résumé and writing and photography samples by mail to Justin R. Lessman, publisher; Livewire Printing Co.; P.O. Box 208; Jackson, MN 56143; or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Join the news team producing Minnesota’s top weekly newspaper!