Thanks to the generosity of readers who’ve contributed to our COVID-19 Local News Fund campaign, Evanston Now is looking for a freelance reporter to expand our coverage of the pandemic’s impact on Evanston.

We’re looking for someone with significant reporting experience and a familiarity with Evanston issues. If you’re interested in this part-time, independent contractor opportunity, please email a resume and links to examples of your published work to

While the position will focus on COVID-19 coverage, it may also include other community news assignments.

If you’re a reader who’d like to help expand our ability to fund this reporting position, please consider making a tax-deductible contribution to the COVID-19 Local News Fund today. Thanks!

Bill Smith is the editor and publisher of Evanston Now.

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