The Reporter provides daily news coverage in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, as well as the northern Dodge County area. This includes politics and international affairs, business and sports. The paper also provides coverage of local traffic and weather as well as cultural content on fairs and other community events.
The Reporter also carries local advertisements including public notices, shopping promotions and classifieds for homes, jobs and cars. The Reporter shares its offices and staff with the free Action Advertiser, which is a fellow subsidiary of the Gannett Company media group that prints twice weekly. Action Advertiser content includes annual updates on local businesses and other organizations such as clubs as well as "good news" coverage of positive news stories.