Courthouse Reporter

Courthouse News Service   Kennewick, WA   Part-time     Writing / Editing
Posted on October 5, 2021

Courthouse News Service ( is seeking a courthouse reporter to cover civil state court filings in Kennewick and two other nearby court locations. The job will include reporting on new civil filings in Kennewick twice a week and in Walla Walla and Ephrata once every other week each. This part-time job should take approximately 10 to 15 hours per week. We pay $25 per hour and reimburse for trips outside Benton County. Opportunities for more work and advancement are possible but not guaranteed.  Journalism experience is not required. Neither is experience in the legal field. We will train qualified candidates. The ideal candidate possesses writing skills and the desire and hunger to put them to use in a fast-paced, professional setting.

Please email cover letter and resume in Word or PDF format with Kennewick in the subject line to Address the email to Chris Marshall, Western Bureau Chief.