January 17, 2021


Creston, Iowa


Location: Creston, IA


Seeking versatile reporter!

The Creston News Advertiser — located in southwest Iowa — is seeking a full-time reporter to join our newsroom staff. This reporter will cover meetings, 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 their own story ideas and field assignments from editors.

About This Opportunity:

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 Shaw Media:

Shaw Media publishes over 150 titles in Illinois and Iowa. Its holdings include websites, newspapers, magazines, a video production unit and a digital marketing services division. Founded in Dixon, Illinois, Shaw Media has been privately owned by the Shaw family since its inception in 1851.

Enjoy the Rewards of Working Among the Best:

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.

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and writing samples to:



Or Mail To:

Creston News Advertiser - Reporter

P.O. Box 126

Creston, IA 50801-0126

Shaw Media is a Drug-free Employer

Pre-employment background check including motor vehicle record and drug screen required

This posting may not include all duties of the position

Equal Opportunity Employer