Newspaper Job Openings

Assistant Sports Editor. The Clinton Herald, an award-winning newspaper that publishes five days a week, Tuesday through Saturday, is accepting applications for an assistant sports editor position.
This position develops sports content for both print and online publishing. The successful candidate will cover local games, write sports feature stories as assigned and take photos and videos to be completed on deadline for a daily news product. The qualified candidate must be a proficient writer, editor, typist, possess excellent people skills and be a self-starter who is able to develop enterprise work and will assist in management of digital sports content. The Clinton Herald is located in Clinton, Iowa on the banks of the Mississippi River. Our coverage area spans high schools in both Iowa and northwestern Illinois, and includes the Clinton LumberKings. 1218 

Part-Time Advertising Sales Representative. The Northwood Anchor and Manly Junction Signal, newspapers in Worth County, are seeking a part time advertising sales representative, with potential for other opportunities. We offer a job with a flexible schedule, working with a small team to support several local communities, their businesses and their newspapers. Questions or resumes may be emailed to

Sports Editor. The News is looking for a sports editor who can do it all – cover sports, shoot photos, work with correspondents and lay out pages. Quality sports coverage is one of the main reasons readers turn to the The News. You will be covering four high schools with competitive teams that usually make it to state tournaments. We emphasize quality writing, photography and page design in our sports section that usually has four or more pages each week.
The News is a 2,100-circulation weekly newspaper, just 20 minutes from Iowa City, home of the University of Iowa. We have a small staff that works hard but has fun.
If you have a passion for covering community sports, we want to talk with you. Please send a resume and five samples of your work to by Jan. 3. We are looking for someone with at least a year of experience, but we will consider recent graduates with high potential. 0115

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