Contact the Dayton Daily News

The Dayton Daily News team thanks you for supporting local journalism that keeps our community informed.

We know that, from time to time, you might have a question or issue that requires our assistance. Below you will find the contact information for staff at the Dayton Daily News who will help you find what you need.

You may also click here to be directed to our FAQ’s page.

Customer Service

Newspaper Subscriber Services

Below, you’ll find information about managing your account plus hours and contact information for customer service. If you can’t find what you need call 888-397-6397, email Customer Care or visit My Account.

Our online subscriber portal allows you to manage and update many areas of your account. Visit My Account to:

  • Link your account for digital access
  • Start a delivery hold while you’re on vacation
  • View the status of your account
  • Report an issue with your print delivery
  • View and pay your bill
  • Update payment information

Do you want to subscribe to The Dayton Daily News? A Dayton Daily News subscription funds in-depth reporting and investigations that keep you informed.

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You can select the offer that best fits you by visiting Subscribe.

For questions about your home delivery or Dayton Daily News epaper subscription, call 888-397-6397, email Customer Care or visit My Account.

Customer Care Contact & Hours

You can call 888-397-6397 between the following hours:

  • Monday – Friday: 6:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Saturday: 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
  • Sunday: 8 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Holidays: 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

If it’s after hours, there are many ways to manage your account online at My Account or use our self-automated phone system.

You can also email customer service representatives at Customer Care. Someone will respond within 48 hours.


The Dayton Daily News wants to hear from readers who have news or article suggestions. Choose one of the contacts below based on your news tip.

For questions or concerns about news articles or photos, please call 937-610-7502.

To submit general news:

To report breaking news or news brief:

To submit calendar or event information:

To submit information for the weekly Neighbors section:

To submit a letter to the editor:

For sports questions or submissions:

For automotive news and sales: or call 937-610-7325.

You can see our full staff list by visiting our staff page.

Newsletters and Alerts

To sign up for newsletters, or opt-out of ones you currently receive, visit My Account preferences.

To sign up for or manage breaking news alerts, visit breaking news services.

To download the Dayton Daily News ePaper app on your IOS device, visit our Apple application page.


Below, you’ll find contact information and service web addresses for our advertising team.

Advertising (Digital and Print inquiries)

Visit us at our Cox First Media page.


Visit us at Dayton Daily News Classifieds

Phone: 937-610-7301

To place an ad online: visit our page to Place Ads


Legal Advertising:

Phone: 937-610-7307

Fax: 678-645-9172

Email Legal here


Visit us at our Obituaries page.

Phone: 937-610-7309

Employment Advertising:

Visit us at our Cox First Media page.

Phone: 937-610-7482

Real Estate Advertising:

Visit us at our Homes page.

Phone: 937-610-7550

Media Inquiries

If you are a journalist preparing a news story about the Dayton Daily News, please contact Allison Swanson.

Employment Verification

Verify Job System is the authorized provider of employment verification services.

To verify employment for one of our employees, please visit our verify page or call 800-800-4857 and utilize the Cox Company Code (7220).

Leadership Team

Publisher: Suzanne Klopfenstein,

Chief Content Officer and Editor: Ashley Bethard,

Controller: Dave Dashewich,

Senior Human Resource Business Partner: Damon Woods,

Senior Director of Sales: Amy Houghtling,

Director of Audience: Barbara Kedziora,