Twin Cities/Minnesota State Capitol Reporter

Gray Television is seeking a Twin Cities/Minnesota State Capitol Reporter.


Based in Minneapolis/St. Paul, this position will work for at least four Gray TV stations covering the state of Minnesota: KBJR, KEYC, KTTC, KVLY (Fargo-Moorhead). This position may also appear on Gray stations across the country when covering statewide issues or national political races.


Gray TV is seeking a reporter to cover the Minnesota state capitol and large news events in Minneapolis/St. Paul to support and elevate its Minnesota newsrooms. This position would be based in Minneapolis/St. Paul and work remotely covering all levels of state government, particularly the legislative session each year. This position will also have featured roles during elections. The position will need to develop sources and understandings of Minnesota government quickly. With four affiliates in Minnesota and North Dakota, expect multiple live hits for each story and a lot of independence to hold the powerful accountable in Minnesota state government.

The successful candidate will be responsible for (but not limited to) the following:

• Shoot, write and edit news content.
• Coordinate with stations across the state for live shots and coverage of key events.
• Reformat and write content for digital platforms.
• Research story ideas.


• A degree in journalism, communications or related field is preferred, or relevant life experience.
• Minimum 2 years on-air reporting experience.
• Ability to carry up to 50 pounds of gear.
• Have and maintain clean driving record.
• Enjoy a fast-paced environment with a desire to win
• Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously

For more information and to apply, click here.

Gray Television is an equal opportunity employer.