Minnesota Agriculture Reporter

Lee Enterprises Inc   Bismarck, ND   Full-time     Writing / Editing
Posted on January 18, 2023
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Minnesota Farm Guide is looking for a well-rounded journalist, with a flair for good writing and photography skills. We want a news hound who thrives on current happenings in farming and ranching, a rural storyteller comfortable in small towns and on gravel roads. In this full-time position you will provide articles and photography on a variety of agricultural and rural life issues in Minnesota.

As part of a group of nine ag publications that make up Lee Agri-Media, you'll join a team of reporters and editors across the Midwest. We love telling the stories of the people who produce our nation's food, fiber, and fuel. You'll be free to explore your interests as you find stories throughout our coverage area. Are you tuned into the latest tech? Keeping an eye on environmental impacts? Do you enjoy meeting amazing kids in 4-H and FFA? There are stories out there to suit any interest.

This is a remote position. Travel within the state, as well as eastern North Dakota will be required. Candidates should be self-motivated, with a genuine interest in the issues facing agriculture.

Salary commensurate with experience. Position offers full medical benefit package, 401k plan, a generous paid time off policy and mileage reimbursement.

To apply go to www.lee.net/careers.

Why Join Us?

Lee Enterprises offers competitive wages in a dynamic, interesting work environment with career growth opportunities. We offer an extensive benefit program that can be personalized to your needs. Our benefit program includes medical, dental, vision, short and long-term disability, company provided life insurance and supplemental life insurance. In addition, we offer a 401K retirement plan with company match. We also offer generous paid time off to allow the flexibility to balance personal life and work. This includes paid parental leave for new parents.

Lee Enterprises is a leading provider of high-quality local news, with 77 daily newspapers in 26 states that have print, digital and e-replica versions. Lee's newspapers have a combined circulation of more than 1.2 million daily. Our digital sites attract more than 44 million unique visits monthly. We also have a rapidly growing roster of digital products for consumers, and are committed to aggressive digital growth.

Lee Enterprises is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to attracting and retaining a workforce whose diversity reflects the communities we serve. Lee embraces change, and we recognize that we must create and maintain a culture of fervent inclusion. For more information about Lee, check us out at www.lee.net .

We are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce. If you are excited about this role but do not meet 100% of the qualifications above, we encourage you to apply.