WyoSports – the combined sports department of the Laramie Boomerang and Wyoming Tribune Eagle in Cheyenne – is seeking a driven, dynamic and detail-oriented editor and reporter to oversee the Laramie half of its operation. 

Responsibilities would include, but not be limited to, coverage of Laramie High athletics, University of Wyoming Olympic sports, summer college baseball, rodeo and community sports; section planning and overseeing pagination from a regional design center.

The ideal candidate for this position must be able to break news in a competitive environment, write columns, engaging features, and dive deep on enterprise, investigative and narrative pieces.

WyoSports has won numerous Associated Press Sports Editors writing and section awards, including the Grand Slam (2013-17) and the Triple Crown (2010-12).

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in journalism.
  • Experience in community journalism.
  • Comfortable writing quickly and consistently in AP style.
  • Strong eye for details.

Desired skills and experience

  • Experience with beat coverage, especially at the high school and college levels.
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite, video and various social media platforms.

This position is full-time and offers competitive salary and benefits. 

Please submit a cover letter, résumé and work samples to Jeremiah Johnke, WyoSports editor, at jjohnke@wyosports.net. No calls, please.

WyoSports is part of Adams Publishing Group, a family-owned and operated media company.