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Updated 10/29/14


Editor and sports editor needed to fulfill two open positions in a Eastern Iowa weekly newspaper. Will consider college graduates and/or experienced reporters. Candidates will be required to write feature stories, cover meetings, be able to take photos and work as team on special editions. Pagination skills will be considered a plus. Salary will be based on experience. Extras include paid vacations, holidays, company profit sharing as well as a retirement plan. Interested candidates should send their resume as well as writing samples to jhulbert@inanews.com. (29,5)

News Reporter. In search of a news reporter to join the Le Mars Daily Sentinel’s news team. We’re looking for a motivated writer who can generate story ideas, turn in accurate and well-organized stories, and work well with our newsroom staff. Responsibilities include covering everything from hard news, business and government to personality features.The ideal candidate should be comfortable with digital photography. Page design abilities and experience with InDesign & Photoshop are a must. The Daily Sentinel offers a competitive salary and solid benefits package Please forward resume, cover letter and clips to Amy Erickson, dseditor@frontiernet.net or mail to Editor, Le Mars Daily Sentinel, 41 First Ave. N.E., Le Mars, IA, 51031. No phone calls please. (29,5,12,19,26)

News Staff Writer. The Clinton Herald, a six-day-a-week newspaper, is seeking applications for a News Staff Writer in the newsroom. Clinton sits on the Mississippi River and features many outdoor activities. Subscriptions continue to circulate in Iowa and Illinois. The News Staff Writer position is responsible for covering local beats that could include area crime and courts, city councils, school boards, businesses and timely features. This position requires photography, videography and reporting. The qualified candidate must be a proficient writer, typer, be a self-starter and possess excellent people skills. The Clinton Herald publishes in the afternoon Monday through Friday and on Saturday morning. Submit resume, cover letter and examples of your work to Associate Editor Scott Levine at scottlevine@clintonherald.com. The Clinton Herald is an equal opportunity employer. (29,5)

Sports Editor. The Fairfield Daily Ledger, a Monday - Friday afternoon newspaper in Fairfield, Iowa, is seeking a sports editor to join our news team. This position is responsible for covering local high school and youth sports within our coverage area. This will include shooting photos, and pagination. General news feature work will also be required. Candidates should have previous news / sports writing experience, be self directed, creative, and have the ability to meet daily deadlines. A strong knowledge of sports is essential. E.O.E. Please send resume and writing samples to - pub@ffledger.com; Fairfield Daily Ledger, 112 E Broadway, Fairfield, Iowa 52556. (29,5)


Publishing (Photos Available). Minnesota: Weekly, eastern central MN, sales over $700k; Weekly, near St. Cloud, sales over $100k; Three weeklies, w/press, priced $1,500,000, NE MN; Three weeklies, NW MN, profitable, reduced to $395k; Weekly shopper, St. Croix River, nets $100k+; Weeklies (2), 4200 circ., sales $400k, price $420k including real estate; Weekly, sales $87k, priced at $60,000, near St. Cloud, Weekly, sales $210k, price 150k with building; Weekly, sales near $1 million, near Rochester. Wisconsin: Weekly on St. Croix River, sales at $125k. Iowa: Weekly, SE IA, sales over 200k. Are you for sale? Call me - I can help! Contact Lowell Webster, Newspaper Sales and Service, Calhoun Companies, 4940 Viking Drive, Suite 450, Edina, MN 55435. Phone 952-831-3300. Fax 952-831-6516. Look for us on the Internet: www.calhouncompanies.com.

New listing: NE Iowa, grosses over $160k, owner will sell for $85,000, contract possible. NEW LISTING: 22,000 circulation shopper w/ daily online newspaper for sale. Publications have gained enormous market share from longtime daily newspaper. An established newspaper group could own the entire market by picking up this rising star in a 25,000 population. Key sales staff possessing valuable relationships with advertisers open to staying on board. Owner is ready to retire. This is a can’t miss! Tourism Community-Grosses $550,000. Southeast Iowa monthly magazine, covers the tristate area! $20,000. Appraisals-consultations-Brokerage services* Your full service broker, News Brokerage of Iowa, dtappnewsbrokerageofiowa@gmail.com, 319-350-2770. We have buyers for all price ranges. NEW LISTINGS NEEDED. This could be the right time to sell!

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