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MANAGEMENT

GENERAL MANAGER — The Hays Daily News is looking for a general manager to lead a professional team of sales, circulation and news executives. The 6,000-circulation, 5-day daily in central Kansas outsources production and printing in nearby Salina. The qualified candidate will have experience in the newspaper sales arena, a strong managerial background, be knowledgeable in all aspects of digital sales and content presentation and possess and innovative approach to newspaper advertising sales. Competitive salary with benefits associated with GateHouse Media LLC. Resumes may be sent to Regional Vice President Grady Singletary atgsingletary@gatehousemedia.com. An Equal Opportunity Employer. (11-17)

ADVERTISING

MARKETING SALES CONSULTANT -High Plains Journal is looking for a Marketing Sales Consultant, responsible for developing and executing a business plan to achieve sales goals within an assigned territory including print, digital and custom content solutions. www.hpj.com/jobs/ (1/3)

WANTED - Advertising salesperson to sell advertising from home. Strong niche publication with loyal advertiser following.  Please call 620-966-7557.

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)

NEWS

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 at drawing-attention.blogspot.com contact Greg Kearney gkearney@gmail.com or call (785) 251-3581. (1-18)

REPORTER — The Salina Journal is looking for a talented reporter with a knack for finding and writing great stories. In our newsroom, storytelling involves more than putting words on paper. Our reporters use video, timelines, graphics and other tools to complement their storytelling, and they employ alternative story formats when warranted. The ideal candidate for this position will be a resourceful and energetic self-starter who can manage multiple assignments and write in a style that will bring stories to life for readers. In addition, the candidate will be savvy with social media and be willing to work as part of our team to present information in the most effective way. The Journal offers competitive wages, 401K and health, dental and vision insurance. Pre-employment drug screening required. Send resume and three samples of work to Executive Editor Sharon Montague, Box 740, Salina, KS 67402-0740, or by email to smontague@salina.com.  (1-3)

NEWS EDITOR - The Osage County Herald-Chronicle has an opening for a full-time news editor with management experience. Knowledge and proficiency of AP style is preferred. Excellent opportunity to work with award-winning staff at 3,500 circulation weekly in Osage City. Position includes covering governmental and school board meetings, writing features, editorials, editing and proofreading copy, taking photos and managing the day-to-[day influx of emails. Experience with page layout on Mac-based Adobe InDesign is a plus. Some evening and weekend hours. Send resume with cover letter to Chris or Catherine Faimon, faimonc@gmail.com, or P.O. Box A Burlington, KS 66839. All inquiries kept confidential. (12-28)

EDITOR — Award winning weekly newspaper in Nebraska seeks an editor to deliver top-notch local coverage and manage staff. Candidates must have a thorough knowledge of news writing and editing for print. Candidates must have excellent leadership skills and the willingness to become part of an active community. A community newspaper background is essential. Interested candidates should send a resume and work samples toscottwesner@hotmail.com  (12-21)

MANAGING EDITOR – The Atchison (Kansas) Globe seeks a well-rounded journalist with multimedia skills to lead print and digital efforts for the 2,300-circulation twice-weekly and atchisonglobenow.com. We prefer a college degree with a concentration in journalism or communications and three to five years of practical experience. To apply, send a letter of introduction, resume, references and examples of your best work. Please mention you are applying for POSITION 1102 ME. Apply to careers@npgco.com or send your materials to Human Resources, News-Press & Gazette Co., 825 Edmond, St. Joseph, MO 64501. (11-8)

WRITER/DESIGNER — Immediate opening for enterprising feature writer/page designer at award-winning Flint Hills weeklies. Salary to $27,500 includes health insurance and potential student loan forgiveness. Details at http://mnks.us/job (11-7)

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

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 sfriedlander@nwkansas.com, and Steve Haynes at steve.haynes@nwkansas.com  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 sfriedlander@nwkansas.com, and Steve Haynes at steve.haynes@nwkansas.com  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 dpaxton@nwkansas.com, and Steve Haynes at steve.haynes@nwkansas.com  EOE/M/F/D/V (1-4)

NEWSPAPERS FOR SALE

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)

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 danstaett@kspress.com. (6-14)

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)

PRESSROOM

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 jaudus@gbtribune.com.

MISCELLANEOUS FOR SALE

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 earl@hpleader.com

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 earl@hpleader.com.