Sports Anchor/MMJ, Negaunee, MI -- FILLED BY STAA MEMBER

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Sports Anchor/MMJ, Negaunee, MI -- FILLED BY STAA MEMBER

#1 Post by Jon Chelesnik » Tue May 11, 2021 10:35 am

WLUC in Negaunee, MI is accepting applications for a Sports Anchor/Reporter.

WLUC has been a fixture in Upper Michigan for over 60 years. The #1 rated WLUC is a market leader and an NBC affiliate. The younger FOX UP News is #2 in this competitive six station market.

This is an opportunity to start your TV and online sports reporting career. It is a full-time weekend position with a big emphasis on digital coverage. We want someone willing to build their sports storytelling skills.

Duties include covering D-1 College Hockey programs at Northern Michigan University and Michigan Tech University.

Please indicate in your cover letter you learned of this opportunity through Sportscasters Talent Agency of America.

Apply online

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Re: Sports Anchor/MMJ, Negaunee, MI

#2 Post by Jon Chelesnik » Fri May 14, 2021 10:55 am

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Re: Sports Anchor/MMJ, Negaunee, MI

#3 Post by Jon Chelesnik » Tue May 18, 2021 6:26 am

The WLUC sports team in Negaunee, MI includes:

Sports Director Mike Ludlum (Michigan State) has been at the station for more than 30 years.

Sports Anchor/MMJ Tyler Markle joined as a multimedia journalist in May of 2017 after earning his Bachelor of Science in English Writing from Northern Michigan University.

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Re: Sports Anchor/MMJ, Negaunee, MI

#4 Post by Jon Chelesnik » Fri Jul 30, 2021 11:25 am

Congratulations to STAA member Joey Ellis (Michigan State), the new Sports Anchor/MMJ at WLUC. Joey spent the last two years as a Production Assistant at ESPN.

Tyler Markle has left the station.

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Re: Sports Anchor/MMJ, Negaunee, MI -- FILLED BY STAA MEMBER

#5 Post by Jon Chelesnik » Wed Aug 11, 2021 7:43 am

After two years working behind the scenes at ESPN, Joey Ellis is returning to his home state to work in front of the camera. Ellis has joined WLUC in Negaunee, MI as a sports anchor/reporter.

Ellis graduated from Michigan State University in 2019. "Then, I joined ESPN as part of the ESPN Next program for young professionals, where I worked in production for almost two years," he says.

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