Now hiring: Managing editor

Alpha News is looking to hire a full-time managing editor to join its team in Plymouth, Minnesota. Remote applications will not be accepted for this position.

This is a fast-paced position. On a given work day, the ideal candidate will be willing to drop what they’re doing to help the team and quickly solve problems.


  • Minimum two years of journalism experience or experience in a related field
  • Peerless editing skills
  • Strong command of grammar
  • Extreme attention to detail
  • Familiarity with AP Style
  • Good working knowledge of current events in Minnesota
  • Open to working some nights
  • Open to trying new things
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines


  • Write 2-3 original stories per day
  • Edit stories when available
  • Help manage social media channels and create engaging social media content
  • Help publish stories on nights and weekends
  • Send fundraising letters and daily newsletters

Send resume and cover letter to 


Alpha News Staff
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