The Country Today, an award-winning weekly Wisconsin rural-life newspaper, is seeking a full-time regional editor in the eastern Wisconsin area. The successful applicant will work from a home office and occasionally from the newspaper’s office in Eau Claire.
Primary duties will include writing agriculture- and rural-oriented news and feature stories, taking photos, attending various statewide rural events, and assisting with some newspaper layout as needed.
The qualified applicant will have a college degree in a related field with writing, reporting and newspaper layout experience. A background in agriculture/rural life is a plus, but the ability to write quality news stories in AP style on deadline is required. Candidate also should be comfortable shooting photos and video and augmenting reporting through use of Facebook and other social media.
Benefits include retirement plan, medical and dental insurances, paid time off, short-term disability, long-term disability, and life insurance. Vehicle required for traveling with a valid driver’s license and an acceptable driving record according to Adams Publishing Group policy. Please email a cover letter, résumé and writing samples to Editor Heidi Clausen at email@example.com.
An Equal Opportunity Employer.
701 S Farwell St, Eau Claire, WI 54701-3831, United States