Staff Reporter/Editor

City:  Watonga
Company:  Central Oklahoma Publications
Job Description: Are you a news hound? Our three newspapers in northwest Oklahoma (Watonga Republican, Hinton Record and The Geary Star) are looking for an experienced or entry level staff reporter who understands the needs of a multimedia newsroom and a 24-hours news cycle. If you see a story everywhere, write compelling copy, and are ready to contribute to our award-winning community-based coverage, we have the perfect job for you. Computer assisted reporting skills, social media and digital savvy, and ability to craft information for distribution across multiple platforms are assets in applying for this position. Educational background in news-related fields is a must. We serve our readers with investigative and enterprise reporting, strong local features, profiles and day to day news that they can’t get anywhere else. We do it well, are recognized for excellence and we never rest on our laurels. If interested submit a cover letter, resume and 2 samples of clippings via e-mail to our Group Publisher Eric Warsinskey at We're looking for a staff reporter to chase down the stories our audience members want to read. Crime, government, business, sports, human interest, restaurants, entertainment...our writers cover it all. Blogs do not count for experience. The perfect applicant will be excited about the future of newspaper in print, online and through digital media. We're open to full or part time, if you're the fit we're looking for. This is not your average Staff Reporter position as it could very quickly lead to advancement and will most certainly lead to growth.
Contact:  Please email a cover letter, resume, published clips and three journalism references to Group Publisher, Eric Warsinskey at .