Details for Seeking Energetic, Motivated Reporter


Seeking Energetic, Motivated Reporter
Mountain Times, a Boone-based print and online newspaper of
Mountain Times Publications, is seeking a full-time reporter.
Boone is a college town located in the beautiful mountains of
North Carolina. Anchored by Appalachian State University,
the Watauga County area offers a vibrant music and arts scene,
abundant outdoor recreation opportunities and a top-notch
public school system.
At our community newspaper, the reporter will cover a range of
beats and general assignments with an emphasis on storytelling
and feature writing. We seek and energetic, collaborative team
player; a motivated, resourceful self-starter and a journalist who
is committed to accuracy, fairness and relevancy.
Multitasking capability is a must, as the position requires the
ability to juggle multiple print and web deadlines. The reporter
must utilize photography, video, web-based tools and social media
to deliver engaging news content. Candidates with a combination
of experience and demonstrated ability will be considered
Mountain Times Publications offers a competitive salary and
benefits package, including medical and dental insurance and
paid vacation.
Please send a cover letter, resume, clips
and at least three references to
Executive Editor Tom Mayer at:

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