The White Mountain Independent, a twice-weekly, family-owned newspaper located in eastern Arizona, is seeking an experienced journalist for a hybrid reporting/editing role. Position includes reporting on two county governments, copy/editing stories and occasionally posting breaking news to our website. Must have ability to cover wide range of stories, have knowledge of AP style and top-notch spelling and grammar skills.

We’re a small staff with a commitment to improving our local product.

Candidate must have journalism degree or a minimum of three years professional experience. Knowledge of InDesign a plus.

The newspaper covers an area three hours northeast of Phoenix located in the cooler climate of the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest. We are the destination for outdoor enthusiasts in Arizona, with hiking, mountain biking, fishing, hunting, skiing and four beautiful seasons.

All finalists must pass a pre-employment drug test and must have their own transportation. Male or female, E.O.E. Salary commensurate with experience and knowledge. We offer medical and dental benefits along with 401k to full-time employees. Other benefits include paid time off.

Applicants should send their resume with salary request and references to:

White Mountain Publishing LLC,
P.O. Box 1570, Show Low, AZ 85902
or email Publisher Brian Kramer at