How do I….?
How do I report a newspaper delivery problem, or schedule a delivery stop/start?
Call Customer Service at (800) 395-3300, or log into your account, where you also can pay a bill, request a temporary delivery stop or renew a subscription.
How do I place an ad?
For classified ads, you can use our online tool at http://www.michigan.com/classifieds/, or call (800) 926-8237. For digital or print display ads, call (313) 222-2775. Find more information at www.michigan.com/advertise-detroit-news.
Where do I send a press release?
Please e-mail your press release to the appropriate reporter and/or editor. If you are unsure about whom to send your news release, e-mail it to the appropriate department:
Local news, business news: email@example.com
What's the difference between obituaries and death notices, and how do I submit them?
Obituaries are news stories written about people of significance or particular interest, and are selected by the newsroom staff. Send suggestions and photos to firstname.lastname@example.org or call (313) 222-2300.
Death notices are paid announcements that are handled by the advertising department. Call: (586) 977-7500 Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., or use the online form at mideathnotices.com/.
How do I pass along a news tip?
Call our Local News desk at (313) 222-2320 or email us at email@example.com.
How do I find The Detroit News on social media?
How do I tell you what I think?
You can send opinions on newsworthy topics to The Detroit News editorial department by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include home and work phone numbers, plus city of residence, for verification.
On our online articles, you can comment at the bottom of stories using a Facebook sign-on.
How do I submit an op-ed commentary?
We accept submissions of commentaries of 600-750 words on current public policy and societal issues on the local, state, national and international scene. The work must be the author's own and it must be exclusive to The Detroit News in southeast Michigan. Email email@example.com
First priority is given to local and state topics written by Michigan writers.
How do I submit a photo I shot for use in your news coverage?
Email the Photo Desk at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (313) 222-2030.
How can I apply for an internship?
The Detroit News offers 12-week paid or sponsored internships to college students who are juniors, seniors or recent college graduates. Interns provide their own housing and must have a car.
Applicants should have completed at least one prior internship or have had experience at student publications.
For summer internships, applications must be postmarked by the previous Nov. 15.
To apply, submit a cover letter, resume, seven to 10 work samples, three references, and a 300-word statement on your strongest influence in journalism. Mail your application package to:
Assistant Managing Editor
The Detroit News
160 W. Fort Street
Detroit, MI 48226