The MSR seeks a news reporter with extensive knowledge and experience in the African American community to cover news events, protests, and community meetings. The reporter will be expected to cover meetings and policy decisions at various levels of government in the Twin Cities and the greater metro area, including the state legislature.
The reporter will also write news stories about housing, education, transportation, labor, health, the environment, police violence, and more as they pertain to the African American community. The reporter must be comfortable reporting on issues surrounding equity, discrimination, and social justice.
This is a freelance position with pay commensurate with experience. There is potential for advancement.
Send inquiries to Mel Reeves (community editor) at firstname.lastname@example.org.