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News Reporter

Qualifications:

  • Interest in serious journalism
  • Attention to accuracy
  • Ability to make complicated topics clear
  • Write concise copy
  • Ability to work a beat, generate stories, and develop sources
  • Must work well with others as part of a team
  • Comfortable and able to ad-lib in live situations
  • Experience in a television newsroom helpful
  • College/University degree

Duties:

  • Daily reporting
  • Work beats and generate story ideas
  • Gather facts of a story and write it
  • Work with news photographers in gathering the story
  • Do live remotes from the field
  • Work as producer or anchor as needed

Physical Requirements:

Read wire copy and write stories at computer screen.  job can include long days, some travel out-of-town and stories outdoors in challenging weather and conditions.  The company will make reasonable physical accommodations to facilitate the ability to perform essential job functions.

Apply with resume and tape to:

Human Resources Department

10 Observation Rd

Duluth, MN  55811

Fax: 218/727-4415

E-mail: vkaping@wdio.com

An Equal Opportunity Employer

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  • Fitger's 5K Raises $20K For Young Athletes

    It may not have felt much like spring today, but thousands signed-up to voluntarily run outside. It was the 25th Annual Fitger's 5K this morning and that means racing season in the Northland has officially started. This year, the race raised $20,000 for the Young Athletes Foundation.

  • Post-rehab, Injured Snowy Owl Released in Superior

    A rare snowy owl that was hit by a bus in Washington D.C. and sent to Minnesota for rehab is back in the wild. The owl was released outside Superior Saturday.

  • Worker Aboard Ship in Duluth-Superior Harbor Hospitalized After Falling

    A worker aboard the John J. Boland in the Fraser Shipyard fell in one of the ship's chambers Saturday morning, according to the Superior Fire Department. The department rescued the man and he was transported to a local hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

  • 2 Hospitalized After Lincoln Park House Fire

    Two people are in the hospital after a house fire in Duluth's Lincoln Park neighborhood on Friday. Assistant Fire Chief Bryan Bushey said the damage is estimated at $30,000. There is no word on the conditions of the victims.

  • General Mills Website Policy Could be 'Clicking' Your Rights Away

    Could clicking "like" on a company's Facebook page, entering their sweepstakes, or downloading their coupons cost you your right to take that company to court? Some consumer advocates are raising their eyebrows at the new website privacy policy for General Mills, saying it could do just that. 

 
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