Location: Buffalo, Wyo.
About the News Organization: The Buffalo Bulletin is a weekly print and online newspaper that has served Johnson County, Wyoming since 1884. The newspaper of record, we are family-owned and publish local news exclusively. Each week, The Bulletin publishes news that affects its community members, including coverage of local governing boards, school events, prep sports, economics, industry and politics as well as a weekly editorial and other commentary on their opinion page. The Buffalo Bulletin is the definitive source for news and information in Johnson County.
About the Position: This Report for America corps member will report on the local energy industry, including the impact of national policies and global markets on the area. Further, the reporter placed at the Buffalo Bulletin will report on issues related to ranching, reclamation, bonding and taxation of extracted minerals. As the dedicated energy reporter, they will distill these complex issues for the community at large.
Preferred Skills: Photography
Application Deadline: February 8 at 11:59pm ET
Start Date: June 1
Contract Period: One year (12-months) with the possibility of a second year renewal