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Sports writer - (Hilo) Hawaii Tribune-Herald

Discussion in 'Journalism Jobs' started by luckyducky, May 2, 2007.

  1. luckyducky

    luckyducky Guest

    http://www.journalismjobs.com/Job_Listing.cfm?JobID=539734


    Thoughts? The 38k is around 25-22k equivalent in most places, so it's not as much as it looks, but otherwise, not too bad pay-wise. Anyone know how big the staff is or if any photo work is required?
     
  2. Mystery_Meat

    Mystery_Meat Guest

    It appears the salary is less hi, more lo.
     
  3. Tarheel316

    Tarheel316 Well-Known Member

    Not to mention the huge cost of moving there.
     
  4. Riddick

    Riddick Active Member

    but come on, it's Hawaii!!
     
  5. Tarheel316

    Tarheel316 Well-Known Member

    Yeah, but it isn't a white sandy beach paradise like Maui and Oahu. The Big Island has black sand beaches and is notg nearly the tourist destination of the other two. Surely they'll do their interviews by phone. Then somebody will get the gig, go there and possibly have an ME who is a butthead. Now, if it was Saint Maarten instead ....
     
  6. somewriter

    somewriter Member

    Big Island blows away the other islands if you want to get out and about and see the whole place. It rains about 300 days a year in Hilo. Kona, on the other side of the island, is the tourist mecca. Get yourself a helicopter and it's about a 30 minute commute.
     
  7. Rookie23

    Rookie23 Member

    How could hawaii be that bad?
     
  8. ServeItUp

    ServeItUp Active Member

    Remember, if you live in Hilo you can get a local spot in the Ironman in Kona. :D
     
  9. luckyducky

    luckyducky Guest

    Serve, you know I'd just donate the spot to you and pull up a chair to watch, right?

    And it rains 300 days a year there? Really? Sucky.
     
  10. SoCalDude

    SoCalDude Active Member

    It rains nearly every day on all the Hawaiian islands, for 30-40 minutes. Half hour later it has dried up and the fun continues. The rain is hardly an inconvenience.
     
  11. CarlSpackler

    CarlSpackler Member

    I would grow a mustache and wear a Tigers hat all the time, just because it would be the right thing to do.
     
  12. Tom Petty

    Tom Petty Guest

    but you'd have to drive a B210, instead of a cool ride.
     
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