Sports Reporter

Sports Reporter

The Star News, a community newspaper in Elk River, located 35 miles northwest of Minneapolis, Minnesota, that covers four high schools and an active sports and leisure community for its print and electronic editions, is looking for a full-time sports reporter.

Qualified candidates will have previous experience reporting on sports, and be able to manage a busy workload of game coverage, feature stories and news assignments. Ideal candidates will have excellent writing and photography skills and posting updates and videos to social media sites will be second nature to them.

Applicants should have a journalism degree, strong organizational skills and a passion for all things sports and storytelling.

This position comes with benefits, including medical, dental, 401(k) plan and paid time off. Please send samples of your work and a cover letter and/or a resume to

The Star News is part of APG of East Central Minnesota