Monthly Archives: March 2012

Online Sports Editor

SourceMedia Group, Cedar Rapids, IA, is seeking a versatile and highly motivated Online Sports Editor. Our Sports staff provides content for The Gazette (second-largest paper in Iowa) and KCRG-TV9 (the top broadcast station in Eastern Iowa).

Region notes: San Jose waves goodbye to NBA, NHL box scores

News and notes from around APSE's regions ...

Northwest Region meeting set for May 7

The APSE Northwest Region meeting is scheduled for Monday, May 7 at the Oregonian in Portland.

Schedule set for April 22-23 Great Lakes region meeting

Plans for the APSE Great Lakes region meeting (April 22-23) have been finalized.

Schedule set for APSE Commissioners Meeting in NYC

Jeff Rosen, sports editor of the Kansas City Star and chairman of the APSE commissioners committee, has announced the lineup for the annual APSE Commissioners Meetings. This year's gathering will be April 19-20 in New York City.

Frank Deford is 2012 Red Smith Award winner

Frank Deford has been named the 2012 Red Smith Award winner by the Associated Press Sports Editors. The award is given annually by APSE to a person who has made major contributions to sports journalism.

Muir to retire after 38 years in Baton Rouge

After nearly 38 years, including 33 as the executive sports editor, Butch Muir is retiring from The Advocate in Baton Rouge, La. Muir last day is April 5.

Agenda set for April 16 Southeast Region meeting in Birmingham

Sessions on covering big non-sports stories, tablets and apps, a roundtable with conference commissioners about the future of college sports, a look at how to recover when beaten on a big story highlight the April 16 Southeast Region meeting in Birmingham.

Seeking sports reporter job

Reporter with nine years experience seeks full-time sports reporter position at a daily newspaper or website.

Assistant Sports Editor

The News & Observer of Raleigh, N.C., has an opening for an assistant sports editor with responsibility for assigning sports reporters on daily and long-term stories, brainstorming ideas for enterprise and driving content online.