The News-Gazette, Inc. and D.W.S., Inc. are the premier news-information-sports media in East Central Illinois. Year after year our peers in the media industry recognize us for providing excellence in local information coverage and in advertising and promotional products.
Although most well-known for our daily newspaper, The News-Gazette, and our three radio stations NewsTalk 1400AM WDWS, Lite Rock 97.5 WHMS-FM, and Classic Hits WKIO 107.9FM, we also publish News-Gazette.com, the local website that by far surpasses any competitors in the number of unique visitors every day. We own several of the best weeklies serving surrounding communities including the Piatt County Journal-Republican, The Paxton Record and the Rantoul Press, among others.
If you wish to apply for a position with us, you need to complete two forms, both of which are posted below in PDF formats. The forms are the NG-DWS Application form and a Disclosure-Preparation of a Consumer Report form. Once completed, you need to return them to Human Resources c/o The News-Gazette, 15 Main St., P.O. Box 677, Champaign, Illinois 61824-0677. Alternatively, if you are working with a hiring manager for a position, you should return the completed forms to the manager.