The La Crosse Tribune is looking for a reporter who loves watchdog journalism and good storytelling that connects the functions of government with people’s lives.
La Crosse is going through a fascinating period of both growth and rebirth, with stunning development happening downtown and on the riverfront at the same time the city is attempting to improve its existing housing stock and buck up struggling neighborhoods.
The ideal candidate will be comfortable whether writing a feature story about a wastewater treatment, a profile of a polarizing public figure or the nitty-gritty of a contentions public meeting or election campaign. Experience with digital-first reporting using online platforms to break news, promote your work with social media platforms and telling stories in alternative forms is essential.
The La Crosse Tribune is an award-winning paper in Wisconsin’s largest city on the Mississippi River. Our area is blessed with outdoor recreational opportunities and a rich and vibrant arts scene.
Reporting experience is preferred, but outstanding college graduates are welcome to apply.
The La Crosse Tribune offers a complete benefits package which includes medical, dental and vision plans, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, and paid vacation and holidays.
If interested, apply online at www.rivervalleynewspapers.com/workhere. Search for this position by searching jobs in La Crosse, WI.
Applications should include a resume, cover letter and three to five clips of your work.
Equal Opportunity Employer