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Breaking News/Public Safety Reporter

Port Huron, MI, USA Req #9058
Monday, August 12, 2019

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The Port Huron Times Herald, part of the USA TODAY NETWORK, is seeking an enterprising reporter to cover the breaking news/public safety beat in in Michigan’s Thumb region. This reporter must be highly motivated and able to join a fast-paced team focused on telling compelling stories that resonate with audiences. Some experience is preferred, but entry-level candidates with internship experience will be considered.
This role requires a valid driver's license, reliable transportation, and the minimum liability insurance required by state law.

The Times Herald serves St. Clair and Sanilac counties in Michigan’s Thumb along the shores of Lake Huron and the St. Clair River. The region is known as the Blue Water Area, home to the Island Loop National Water Trail. Local waterways draw sailors, kayakers and paddle boarders. The area also boasts state and local parks and a growing downtown in Port Huron. The Times Herald is within easy driving distance to metro Detroit.

HOW TO APPLY We are eager to learn more about you and how you fit this role. When you apply, don’t limit your upload to a resume; show us what you’ve done. To do so, put together a single document file that includes the following, in this order:
1) Your resume – one to two pages. 
2) A cover letter that outlines how you would approach the job. 
3) Links to 3-5 online samples of your work. Show us what you’ve produced or had a hand in that best reflects what you can do in your desired role.

It is important that these items be assembled in a single document and uploaded in PDF format. Completing these steps will ensure that your application receives the highest consideration. 

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  • Job Family News
  • Job Function Consumer
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Port Huron, MI, USA