Staff Openings

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States Newsroom is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please read more about our commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.

Open Positions

Application materials and requirements may vary depending on the newsroom and position offered.

June 14, 2022

Reporter, Louisiana Illuminator

Join the Louisiana Illuminator and give readers hard-hitting political coverage that connects state policy to Louisianians' lives.

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June 9, 2022

Energy & Environment Reporter, Virginia Mercury

The Virginia Mercury, an award-winning nonprofit online news organization covering Virginia government and policy, is seeking an energy and environment reporter to join its staff in Richmond immediately.

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June 9, 2022

Reporter, Nevada Current

Join the Nevada Current and help Nevadans understand the public policies that affect their lives.

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June 3, 2022

Arkansas Reporter(s)

Be part of the team for a dynamic new States Newsroom operation that will provide high-quality coverage of Arkansas state government, policy and politics for a statewide audience. Reporters will work on daily stories and enterprise reports as assigned by the Editor-in-Chief, an experienced Arkansas journalist. Each reporter will also provide content for the outlet’s dynamic briefs section and distribute site content on social media and other sources.

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May 31, 2022

Kentucky Editor in Chief

States Newsroom is seeking an experienced journalist as Editor in Chief for a new Kentucky news outlet featuring hard-hitting reporting and insightful commentary on state government, policy, and politics.

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May 23, 2022

Reporter, Minnesota Reformer

Join the Minnesota Reformer and help Minnesotans understand the state policy that affects their lives.

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May 23, 2022

Reporter, Colorado Newsline

Join Colorado Newsline and give readers hard-hitting government coverage that connects state policy to Coloradans’ lives.

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April 15, 2022

Politics Reporter, Minnesota Reformer

Join the Minnesota Reformer and give readers hard-hitting political coverage that connects state policy to Minnesotans' lives.

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Internships

Internships are available in many of our newsrooms for college and graduate students or equivalent. Please reach out to editors directly; contact info can be found on the About/Staff pages of each site.