North Dakota

8 05, 2018

13 First Place Awards for Williston Herald in North Dakota

2018-05-08T22:09:02+00:00May 8th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , |

The Williston Herald Managing Editor Jamie Kelly won the Photo of the Year award for his photo of a rainbow above the Hedderich’s sign during the July 10 fire that destroyed the building.   Managing Editor, Jamie Kelly, receiving the "Photo of the Year" award from NDNA advertising director Michael Casey     A rainbow, caused by the spray from fire hoses, appears in front [...]

5 05, 2014

DN staff won 35 awards in newspaper contest

2017-05-02T13:49:17+00:00May 5th, 2014|Tags: , , , , , |

By Daily News Staff The staff of the Daily News received 35 awards at the North Dakota Newspaper Association’s Better Newspaper Contest, with nine first-place awards in the small daily division. “We had a great year at the contest, pulling in more awards than we’ve had in a long time,” said Kathleen Leinen, managing editor of the Daily News. “I’m very proud of our efforts. We don’t write [...]

5 05, 2014

Williston Herald receives many awards at convention

2017-05-02T13:49:17+00:00May 5th, 2014|Tags: , , , , , |

This photo Jerry Burnes took during the Blast celebration last year won first place in the outdoor recreation photo. The Williston Herald received 48 awards from the North Dakota Newspaper Association during the NDNA Convention on Friday in Bismarck. The Herald collected 12 first-place awards and two special awards from the NDNA. The paper also earned a second-place award in general excellence. Advertising Manager Wanda Olaf [...]

24 04, 2014

News Reporter (Williston Herald)

2014-04-24T23:32:52+00:00April 24th, 2014|Tags: , , , |

The Williston Herald in Williston, ND has an immediate opening for an aggressive reporter with excellent writing skills.  Williston is in the very heart of this nation’s largest oil boom in a half century and is a rich environment for news and feature stories.  Williston sits atop the Bakken oil reserve in northwest North Dakota. The state is second only to Texas in oil production and is one [...]

24 04, 2014

Advertising Account Representative (Williston Herald)

2017-05-02T13:49:22+00:00April 24th, 2014|Tags: , , , , |

Join the Advertising Sales team at the Williston Herald, in Williston North Dakota. We have an opening in the advertising sales department that offers an excellent career opportunity to the right individual. As an Advertising Account Representative, you will be calling on local businesses to sell advertising space in the local newspaper and building relationships for the future. This is a fast- paced job for people who like [...]

3 03, 2014

Olaf given Chamber Community Spirit Award

2017-05-02T13:49:24+00:00March 3rd, 2014|Tags: , , , , , |

Wanda Olaf was honored Friday night for her continued volunteer efforts across Williston. Wanda Olaf spends a lot of time volunteering in Williston — and every minute is very personal. When she volunteers with the Humane Society, she thinks of her dogs. When she gives her time for Relay for Life, she thinks of her parents who died from cancer. At Lions Club every week, she [...]

6 12, 2013

Full-time reporter needed in Williston, North Dakota

2017-05-02T13:49:24+00:00December 6th, 2013|Tags: , , , |

The Williston Herald in North Dakota is looking for a full-time reporter to cover local news. We are looking for dependable, hard-working individual who can meet deadlines, generate story ideas and crank out articles. Being handy with a camera is a plus, and if you have newspaper layout skills or copy editing experience, you will get our attention. Excellent writing and interviewing skills are a must. This would [...]