Contact Us

The Daily Republic

514 N. Main St.

Mitchell, South Dakota, 57301

Phone: (605) 996-5514

Fax: (605) 996-5020

The Daily Republic is a division of Forum Communications Company

General Contacts

Classified advertising (605) 996-5515

General newsroom contact (605) 996-5516

Individual Contacts


Joni Harms Publisher (507) 376-7308 / (605) 990-6420


Lorie Hansen Advertising Director

Judy Goldhammer Telemarketing

Karmen McCain Marketing Consultant

Tom Stevens Marketing Consultant

Sheila Slater Marketing Consultant

Business Office

Annette Kroger Business Manager


Adam Kaus Circulation Manager

Wes Kroupa District Manager


Penny Hohbach Classifieds Supervisor

Julie August Customer service representative

News Management

Luke Hagen Managing Editor

News Staff

Ellen Bardash Cops and courts reporter

Sam Fosness City reporter

Erik Kaufman Features/education reporter

Matt Gade Photographer

Sarah Mearhoff Capitol Correspondent

Micaela Nelson News Clerk

Angie Putnam Page Design

Marcus Traxler Assistant Editor and Sports Editor

Terry Woster Columnist

Sports Staff

Ryan Deal Sports Reporter

Jeremy Karll Sports Reporter

Nick Sabato Sports Reporter