News 3 Now/WISC-TV is looking for a full-time investigative reporter who digs deeper and challenges the status quo. Our award-winning news team believes in solutions-oriented journalism. We need someone who will hold public officials accountable and get answers to tough questions. As a capitol city, in a swing state, an interest in government and political coverage is also a must. Our ideal candidate will monitor new legislation and keep track of developing local and state political stories while building sources and enterprising in-depth stories. This role will mix daily coverage and long-term investigations, with a commitment to follow-ups and original angles to major stories that incorporate data and records.
News 3 Now produces more than 40 hours of television news a week, and we embrace coverage through our app, social, web site and streaming video channels resulting in a digital stronghold position in the market. The right candidate will innovate on TV as well as digital and social channels. We expect our coverage to meet consumers where they are and connect with them in convenient ways.
You could do all of this while working for a family-owned company in one of America’s most livable cities. Madison is consistently ranked as one of the best places to raise a family, one of the best college sports towns, and one of the best places to live, period.
Since 1890, Morgan Murphy Media has been committed to quality journalism. We’ve been honored to win five national Edward R. Murrow Awards from the RTDNA in the past five years, including the top prize for overall excellence in 2016. We are searching for someone that also has an expectation of excellence.
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We are an equal-opportunity employer