New jobs posted to TVNewsCheck’s Media Job Center include openings for a news anchor/reporter and a meteorologist/reporter for stations owned by Lockwood Broadcasting and Heartland Media.
KAKE, Lockwood Broadcasting’s ABC affiliate in Wichita, Kan. (DMA 72), is looking for an aggressive, highly motivated and skilled news anchor/reporter to join its award-winning staff. Candidates must have strong writing and anchoring ability, be able to perform duties on all social platforms, be able to go one-on-one with live interviews, etc. Click here for more specifics and how to apply.
It is located in the heart of the Midwest along the banks of the Arkansas River, is also the state’s largest metro area and business hub.
And even though it includes more than a couple hundred farms, Wichita boasts a wide array of diverse activities and a population equally broad in background and lifestyle.
Residents find plenty of ways to stay entertained here, whether it’s perusing modern and contemporary art at Wichita State University’s Ulrich Museum of Art or imbibing in homemade beer at the River City Brewery.
Whether your idea of culture is a monster truck show, country music, theater, opera or ballet, you’ll find something that suits your tastes in Wichita.
The median home price for a house is just around $150,000 and rent averages under $800 monthly.
KQTV, Heartland Media’s ABC affiliate in St. Joseph, Mo. (DMA 200), has an immediate opening for a meteorologist/reporter who can present the weather and cover the news of the day. This is an entry level position but experience in news/weather is preferred. Knowledge of WSI MAX software is a plus. Click here for more specifics and how to apply.
St Joseph, about 60 miles north of Kansas City, began its history as a trading post in 1843 and has continued to grow as a commercial center ever since. Historically, the city is the home of the famous Pony Express and of western legends like Jesse James — but today, gains its national recognition and awards as a center of research and technology in the Midwest.
Remnants of the past are celebrated with more than 50 National Historic Register listings, mansions, estates and historic commercial structures. Celebration of the past merges with excitement for the future in vibrant downtown revitalization. Trendy loft apartments, such as the recently renovated Mitchell Park Plaza, savor the beauty of the past while offering amenities for today.
St Joseph is a community of charming neighborhoods interlaced by a richly wooded parkway system. Whatever your style, St Joseph has a home to suit you. Grand tree-lined avenues graced by traditional brick homes are popular spots with joggers and dog-walkers. A little apart from the business bustle are family friendly neighborhoods of new construction.
The median home price is about $110,000 and monthly rent averages about $775.