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Reporter- Spokane City Beat

Spokesman Review
Spokane, WA Full-time
Posted on May 11, 2019

Reporter- Spokane City Beat

We are looking for a reporter who has some experience reporting on city government, has an interest in election coverage and can tell stories about how a city runs. Demonstrating the ability to build strong sources within the beat is a must. You must be able to keep the beat fresh with new ideas, stay ahead of developing stories and anticipated changes and stay ahead of the competition. This person will be expected to contribute to bigger projects and Sunday centerpieces. We're a family-owned, 75,000-circ newspaper with a newsroom of 55 people. The ideal candidate will have a journalism degree with a minimum of three years experience at a daily publication. Applicant must show some level of proficiency for all styles of writing -- straight news/breaking news, analysis, feature/profile and business. This position includes a full suite of benefits including medical, dental, life insurance, EAP, LTD, paid vacation, holidays and sick time, a matching 401(k) program and more!