Full-time reporter for an afternoon paper publishing Monday, Wednesday and Friday in Baker City, Oregon, population 10,000. The Herald has been publishing in Baker City since 1870.
Duties include covering city and county governments, the local business and agriculture communities, and a variety of other topics as assigned, including occasional features. The position also includes occasional copy editing.
Candidates need to have experience with reporting and writing on deadline, and proficiency with InDesign.
Baker City is in the northeast corner of Oregon, on the route of the historic Oregon Trail. The city is beside Interstate 84 about two hours from Boise, Idaho, and five hours from Portland. The city is in a valley between two major mountain ranges, with hiking, mountain biking, skiing, hunting and fishing opportunities within 30 miles of town. Baker City also has a vibrant local art scene.
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