Part-time Reporter

Wisconsin State Journal
Aug. 6, 2019
Madison, WI
Job Type


The Wisconsin State Journal is seeking a part-time reporter to join its local news team three days per week. Under the direction of the city editor, this person will cover breaking news, government meetings and other news and features on Thursday and Friday nights and Saturdays during the day.

Some experience working at a college or daily newspaper required. Qualified candidates must be able to write clearly and concisely, translate complicated information into stories of broad interest, and represent the paper with tact and professionalism. Must have access to a vehicle.

To be considered for the position, applicants must apply online at As part of your online application, please attach a cover letter and five samples of your work or links to five recent stories.

The deadline to apply is Monday Aug. 19.

Capital Newspapers offers:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurances
  • 401k with company match
  • Vacation, personal, and sick time
  • Free print subscription to the Wisconsin State Journal and free digital subscription to for all employees

Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer:
The Capital Newspapers organization is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to maintaining a workforce that accurately reflects our audience and expands our voice.

Pre-employment background and drug screenings apply

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