Government Reporter

January 2, 2022
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The Bluffton News-Banner is hiring a county government reporter to join our award-winning staff located in Northeast Indiana. This position will lead our daily coverage of all facets of Wells County government. That includes reporting on the monthly business of the county commissioners, county council and their departments and appointees, as well as providing ongoing coverage of how the decisions of these governmental agencies affect taxpayers and county employees in their daily lives. While this reporter will cover a handful of meetings each month, the county government’s business is nonstop. Right now in Wells County, the commissioners and council are in the midst of numerous public works projects, federal and state grant funding applications, and plans for overall growth. The ideal candidate for this position will be able to monitor it all in order to best serve our community. Knowledge of Adobe InDesign is a plus. Previous experience at a daily newspaper is preferred; our family-owned publication publishes six days a week. All of our reporters help with breaking news, photography and general reporting assignments as needed. Send three writing samples and your resume to Editor Jessica Bricker at


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