Monday, March 15, 2010

Web reporter @ Cincinnati radio stations

Bonneville Radio, a media company that operates 26 radio stations, is seeking a web reporter for its Cincinnati, Ohio stations.

The reporter will produce daily lifestyle stories for the stations' websites. Applicants should have a bachelor's degree and two years experience.

Apply online.

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Sunday, September 6, 2009

Reporter @ Cleveland area newspaper

The Medina Sun News, an 11,000-circulation weekly newspaper located about 40 minutes from Cleveland, seeks a general assignment reporter.

Send resume and cover letter to Editor Mark Morilak at

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Saturday, April 25, 2009

Newspaper reporter job openings

A couple newspapers are seeking reporters -- and these openings could be the right fit for early-career journalists:
  • Neighbor Newspapers, a chain of weekly newspapers in the Atlanta area with a combined circulation of nearly 500,000, seeks a reporter. "Prior experience as reporter preferred," the ad states. E-mail resume to or fax to (770) 428-5375.
  • The Greenville (OH) Daily Advocate, a 6,500-circulation daily newspaper located one hour northwest of Dayton, seeks a a full-time reporter to cover local news. By May 1 e-mail resume to Publisher David Compton at

Location: United States

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Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Journalism scholarship for Cincinnati area students

Two newspapers in suburban Cincinnati are offering $2,500 journalism scholarships for college students from their coverage areas.

The Hamilton Journal News and the Middletown Journal have each established $2,500 scholarships "to assist students in the completion of their education in career areas that serve newspapers. These areas include journalism, advertising, marketing, art, accounting and computer services."

Applicants must be at least a college sophomore, demonstrate interest in pursuing a newspaper career, reside (or have parents who reside) in the communities served by the Hamilton Journal News and the Middletown Journal and have a minimum 3.0 GPA for at least the previous academic year.

The filing deadline is May 8. Applications can be obtained from the Hamilton Journal News or the Middletown Journal offices or online at or

Send application and supportive materials, including college transcripts, one letter of recommendation and an essay to: James M. Cox, Jr. Foundation Scholarship, c/o Edwina Blackwell Clark, Southwest Group/Cox Ohio Publishing, 7320 Yankee Road, Liberty Twp., OH 45044.

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Friday, April 17, 2009

Reporter @ Cincinnati newspaper

The Cincinnati Community Press, a chain of weekly newspapers owned and distributed by the Cincinnati Enquirer, seeks a versatile reporter to write news, features and even columns.

"You will be responsible for writing news and feature articles for one or more newspapers; and may write columns," the ad states. "Duties include collecting information by contacting sources; reviewing police reports and public records; attending meetings or events; maintaining personal contacts; conducting interviews; taking photographs; and generating story ideas. You will receive assignments and compile story lists for approval by the editor; maintain and update a beat book of news sources, phone numbers and other pertinent information. Occasionally, you may assist with editing, headline writing and layout of the newspapers or special sections. "

Candidates should have a college degree and at least two years experience. Apply online.

Location: Cincinnati, Ohio

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Tuesday, April 7, 2009

Entry-level newspaper reporter openings

These newspaper reporter jobs may be a good fit for a journalist just starting out:
  • The Delaware Gazette, a 6,300-circulation daily newspaper about 25 miles from Columbus, Ohio, seeks a reporter. "The ideal candidate will have journalism experience and be capable of writing under tight deadlines," the ad states. Send resume and writing samples to: Devon Immelt, Editor, The Delaware Gazette, 18 E. William St., Delaware, OH 43015. Or e-mail:
  • The Adirondack Daily Enterprise, a 4,100-circulation daily newspaper in upstate New York, near Canada, seeks a full-time news reporter. "The job requires digging up and pursuing news stories as well as in-depth and feature stories, writing skillfully on deadline & taking photos," the ad states. Benefits include health care, dental care and 401k. Send a resume, references and three writing samples to: Peter Crowley, Managing Editor, P.O. Box 318, Saranac Lake, NY 12983. Or e-mail
  • The Daily American, a 3,500-circulation daily newspaper in southern Illinois, seeks a full-time general news reporter. Journalist will also cover sports and features and do some photojournalism and video shooting. E-mail resume and writing samples to Or mail materials to P.O. Box 617, Attn: Mr. Lynn Kidd, West Frankfort, IL 62896.

Location: United States

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Wednesday, March 11, 2009

Journalism scholarships for Cincinnati area students

Cincinnati Area journalism students can apply for a scholarship. (Amount is not specified.)

The 2009 Annual Hall of Fame Collegiate Scholarships, sponsored by the Society of Professional Journalists' Greater Cincinnati Chapter, are offered to "Cincinnati metropolitan area full-time college and university upper-class undergraduate students with a minimum grade point average of 3.0 and pursuing a career in journalism."

Deadline is April 3. Download an application online.

Location: Cincinnati, Ohio

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Wednesday, March 4, 2009

Paid intern @ Ohio journalism organization

The Ohio Newspaper Association, a trade association that represents 250+ newspapers in Ohio, is seeking an intern to help produce its newsletter. The 10-week internship pays $350 per week and is based in Columbus, the state capital.

Applicants must have completed at least the sophomore year at an Ohio college or university with major or study concentration in journalism or mass communication.

By March 31, send resume, writing samples, and cover letter to Frank Deaner, Executive Director, Ohio Newspaper Association, 1335 Dublin Road, Suite 216-B, Columbus, Ohio 43215. Or e-mail materials to: No phone calls.

Location: Columbus, Ohio

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Wednesday, February 25, 2009

TV reporter @ Ohio station

WTOV-TV 9, NBC's affiliate in the Steubenville, Ohio/​Wheeling, W.​ Va.​ market, is seeking a general assignment reporter.​

"The ideal candidate is an aggressive storyteller with exceptional writing and interviewing skills.," the ad states. "The candidate should be ready to hit the ground running, be able to juggle multiple stories and deliver breaking news in a clear and concise manner.​ Knowledge of the World Wide Web is a must in order to contribute to the area's No.​ 1 news Web site.​ Previous experience and familiarity with the Ohio Valley a plus.​ Must have a college degree in a related field.​ Great benefits.​"

Send DVD and resume to bgobel@​wtov.​com or mail to: Brandon Gobel, News Director, WTOV-TV, P.O. Box 9999, 9 Red Donley Plaza, Steubenville, OH 43952.

Location: Steubenville, Ohio

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Sunday, February 22, 2009

Journalism scholarship for Ohio students

Six $3,000 scholarships will be awarded to college journalism, public relations and communications students from Summit, Portage, Medina, Stark and Wayne counties in Ohio.

"The applicant must be active in any facet of journalism and/or public relations," the announcement states. "Applicants must be in good academic standing at a college or university. The applicant should be a freshman, sophomore, junior or senior. Financial need will be considered."

Scholarships are offered by the Akron Beacon Journal. Deadline to apply is March 2. Download an application online.

Location: Akron, Ohio

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Wednesday, February 18, 2009

Radio news reporter in Ohio

WBCO AM 1540 and WQEL 92.7 FM, radio stations in Central Ohio, seek a part-time news reporter.

The job involves working 20-25 hours per week. "The perfect candidate will possess the following traits: Understands the basic principles of radio; ability to work evening hours; good writing skills; good People skills, ability to ask questions at meetings, events, in the aftermath of tragedy; flexible; self starter; have the ability to find stories that our area would value."

To apply send your resume and sample stories to: News Reporter, WBCO-WQEL, ATTN: Gary Ogle, P.O. Box 1140, Bucyrus, OH 44820.

Location: Bucyrus, Ohio

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