Creston, IA Seeking versatile reporter! The Creston News Advertiser \u2014 an award-winning newspaper located in southwest Iowa \u2014 is seeking a full-time reporter to join our newsroom staff. This reporter will cover meetings, write feature stories, conduct enterprise reporting, paginate and do some photography for our daily newspaper with a circulation of 4,000. This reporter should be self-motivated with the ability to generate his or her\u00a0own story ideas and field assignments from editors. The chosen candidate will cover a beat\u00a0but should also be versatile enough to report on stories outside of his or her beat. We cover events from county fairs to the Southwest Iowa Hot Air Balloon Days to the Fourth of July and everything in between. We also publish two magazines \u2013 Creston Living and Southwest Iowa Ag Mag. This job is a perfect opportunity for a recent college graduate\u00a0to gain experience reporting on a variety of topics, as well as hands-on experience in page design and photography. Solid knowledge of AP style and grammar are required, as is the ability to write clear, concise copy. Photography skills are a plus. Some evening and weekend work hours required. The successful candidate must possess and maintain a valid driver's license, proof of insurance, reliable transportation and acceptable motor vehicle record. About This Opportunity: In return for your contributions to our success, Shaw Media offers a competitive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and 401(k) with company match. Shaw Media offers a comprehensive benefit package. Apply Today. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and writing samples.