Find a Job/Miscellaneous

Use the information below to review open positions in journalism in Kansas and elsewhere or to find miscellaneous items for sale, including newspapers. For KPA members, the first 35 words are free. Ads run for 60 days onlineunless renewed. To place an ad, click here.


AD SALES: 133-year old newspaper in northwest Kansas needs ad salesperson. Commission or salary plus commission. For more information, email sentinel@ruraltel.netor call 785-675-3321. (9-29)


REPORTER — The Ellsworth County Independent-Reporter is seeking a reporter to write news stories, cover meetings, take photos and layout pages. The position is full-time with salary and mileage allowance. Benefits include health insurance and 401K. Send resume and sample of written work to Linda Denning, 304 N. Douglas Ave., Ellsworth, KS 67439. Position is available immediately. (9-26)

EDITORIAL CARTOONS — Tired of all the Trump cartoons? Try local Kansas cartoons instead. 4-5 cartoons per week delivered daily to your email can be used in print and online. Cartoons are customized with your paper's name. Low monthly costs for dailies and weeklies, samples Contact Greg Kearneygkearney@gmail.comor call (785) 251-3581. (8-29)

REPORTER WANTED - Dodge City Daily Globe has an opening for a news reporter in its four-person newsroom. Contact publisher Conrad Easterday ( and/or editor Roger Bluhm ( with resume and clips. We hope to move quickly to fill this opening. (8-2)

FULL-TIME PAGINATOR/GRAPHIC DESIGNER —Job involves laying out pages working with graphics and photos and updating the web site and social media. Involves some weekend and eveningwork. Must be reliable quick but accurate and have a keen eye for design and sense for details. If this fits you please send letter portfolio resume and references to Dale Hogg, managing editor, GreatBend Tribune, 2012 Forest Ave. Great Bend Kan. 67530 or (5-30)

SPORTS EDITOR —Award-winning western Kansas daily needs someone who loves sports to cover community college and 4A high school, co-ordinate coverage of smaller schools, create dynamic, interesting sports pages and engage the community. College town on I-70, close to Denver, great hunting, biking, trails, great sports. This might be the one for you. Benefits. Contact Sharon Friedlander, publisher, at, and Steve Haynes at  EOE/M/F/D/V (1-4)

MANAGING EDITOR — needed for award-winning daily on I-70 in western Kansas. The Colby Free Press needs a leader to take its news department to the next level. Are you ready to step up, face new challenges? Supervise news staff, page design and community coverage. Close to Denver, great outdoors, biking, trails and hunting. Benefits. Contact Sharon Friedlander, publisher, at, and Steve Haynes at  EOE/M/F/D/V (1-4)

REPORTER NEEDED now for western Kansas twice-weekly, near lake with state park and federal reservoir, great hunting, fishing hiking, biking. Cover city and county, schools and more, features and creative coverage. Help with page design, learn the craft of newspapering. Pay competitive, based on experience, plus benefits. Contact Dana Paxton, general manager, at, and Steve Haynes at  EOE/M/F/D/V (1-4)


Rawlins County Square Deal weekly newspaper in northwest Kansas. Official city, county and school publication. Only newspaper in county. Strong subscription and advertising base and supportive community. Sale includes building, up-to-date equipment and software, archives and active e-paper. Call 817-805-3600 or emaileditor@squaredealnews.comfor more information. (7-5)

The Western Times weekly newspaper for sale. Located in Sharon Springs, KS. Established in 1874 and still going. Newspaper has hard copy and online edition with a 1,200 count circulation and a strong community following. Sale comes with Main Street building the newspaper is currently located in. Asking price $100,000 but willing to negotiate. Call Sunny Henderson 785-852-4900 or email: for information. (6-1)

136 year old weekly newspaper in southeast Kansas. Owner wishing to sell publication, which he has owned for 39 years. Steady subscription base, located in historic Kansas town. Inquire through KPA by emailing (6-14)

The Elkhart Tri-State News in southwest Kansas has been published since 1892 and is the official publication of two cities, two school districts and Morton County, Kan. Owner is moving out of the area. Can sell with or without real estate. Please call (620) 309-1148 for more information. (4-17)

Respected 131-year-old weekly newspaper in Southwest Kansas; only newspaper in the county. Owner moving out of state. Steady subscription, advertising, annual sales approximately $140,000. Will include building and property in sale. (785) 341-7573 after 5 p.m. MST. (6-1)


PART-TIME PRESS OPERATOR — The Great Bend Tribune is seeking a part-time press operator to join our printing team. The ideal candidate will have previous web press experience, including print of process color and press make-ready. Good work ethics along with mechanical skills and ability to react quickly to print related problems. We are willing to train the right person. Job requirements include: • Current valid driver’s license with clean driving record, ability to pass a written fork lift test and train on lift; • Color vision and depth perception; • Ability to lift a minimum of 75 pounds; • Ability to read and comprehend written and/or oral English instruction along with ability to communicate effectively with team members. To submit a resume with references or request an application contact


FOR SALE — Atlas offset press. 2 quad units and four mono units with folder, roll stands and all electrical equipment needed for operation. Also includes bay window to print full color on both sides of one web, plate bender and punch. Comes with conveyor belt and count-o-veyor. $45,000. Call 620-626-0840 or email

FOR SALE - ECRM Newsmatic CTP. 2008 model. Very well kept and lightly used (about 12 plates per day, six days per week for two years). CTP fully functional with all software and RIP. Bought a second newspaper and used the one that came with it. Comes with Kodak plate processor, but it needs a couple pumps we used on other machine. Paid $140,000. Will take $32,000. Call 620-626-0840 or email