Economic Development Reporter

Mountain State Spotlight is seeking a curious reporter to focus on West Virginia’s economy: going beyond the ribbon cuttings and press releases to explain how companies, private individuals and government officials are helping or hindering the development of a diverse and healthy economy.

Public Health Reporter

If you care passionately about highlighting health disparities, illustrating important public health threats, and giving West Virginians the information they need to navigate complicated systems, Mountain State Spotlight wants to hear from you.

These are the only open positions we have right now, but if you’re passionate about creating and sustaining local news in West Virginia, we’d still love to hear from you! Introduce yourself at