The Hamburg Item is looking for an intern for the summer of 2009.
Starting in May and ending in August, the intern will gain plenty of writing experience.
The intern will cover stories on municipal meetings, school board meetings, community events and features, average three to six stories a week.
In addition to covering stories, the intern will type police reports, community news, take pictures, edit and possibly help with some layout.
The person should be able to work independently in a fast-paced environment and have flexible hours.
This internship is a great portfolio builder and can be used to gain class credit.
Anyone interested in this position should email a resume and writing samples to the Hamburg Item editor: