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The Star-News Published: April 26, 2021
Location
McCall, Idaho
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The Star-News, a community newspaper in McCall, Idaho, is seeking a contract page designer to compose all pages of the newspaper. Tasks range from the creative (Front Page, Sports, Events) to the detailed (Classifieds), to the challenging (copyfitting inside pages). An average of 12 broadsheet pages would need to be composed each week on Tuesday evenings and Wednesdays, with copy arriving at various times during that period. The successful applicant will be proficient in InDesign and have experience composing broadsheet newspaper pages as well as adjusting photos in Photoshop for newsprint reproduction. Pay will be per page based on the contractor’s normal rate for similar jobs. Finalists will be given access to The Star-News E-Edition archives to see examples the paper’s design standards. Send cover letter, resume and samples of previous work to Tom Grote, Publisher, The Star-News, at [email protected]