Sports Editor/Writer needed in Socorro

El Defensor Chieftain in Socorro, New Mexico, is searching for a sports editor/staff writer.

Duties include coordinating local sports coverage, covering sporting events, photography, general news assignments, social media posting and layout. Knowledge of In-Design and Adobe Photoshop preferable.

El Defensor Chieftain is a weekly newspaper with a circulation of 2,500. Please send cover letter, resume and examples of work to Editor and Publisher Scott Turner at

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