The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead has a proud history of serving its audience critical information for more than 130 years. The news organization, the largest in North Dakota, serves community members in both North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota. A Pulitzer Prize-winning newspaper, The Forum is continually recognized with awards by professional news organizations for excellence in news, sports, feature reporting, design, advertising, opinion writing, editorial cartoons and photojournalism. The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead is part of the Forum News Service, which gathers and distributes content from news organizations throughout the region.
The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead
Location: * Midwest, North Dakota
Beat: Rural issues in North Dakota
Position: This beat explores the decline and rise of rural America, told through a North Dakota lens. Themes include coverage of population issues/ trends, economic development, jobs, tourism, features about small communities (including western North Dakota news deserts), understanding the people who make up these communities ('Faces of North Dakota' series), stories of families trying to carry on traditions, and the decline of oil and agriculture as sources of identity and economy for North Dakota. The role is based in Bismarck, ND.
Reporter: Michelle Griffith