Blooming Prairie Contact Information


Tom Murray, Publisher, 507-444-2367,

Ginny Bergerson, Advertising Director, 507-444-2386,
Lisa Richmond, Advertising Assistant, 507-444-2389,
David Granlund, Multimedia Consultant, 507-444-2388,
Emily Kahnke, Multimedia Consultant, 507-444-2343,
Erin Rossow, Multimedia Consultant, 507-444-2385,
Kyle Shaw, Multimedia Consultant, 507-444-2395,
Bonnie Nguyen, Classifieds, 507-444-2397,
Janet Sorenson, Customer Service, 507-444-1562,
Carol Harvey, Regional Director of Audience Development, 507-444-1561,
Tezary (Tez) Zernechel, Distribution Manager, 507-333-3125,
Melissa Johnston, District Manager, 507-444-2361,
Jeffrey Jackson, Managing Editor, 507-444-2371,
Jon Weisbrod, Sports Editor, 507-444-2374,
Anna Harmon, Reporter, 507-444-2378,
, Reporter, 507-444-2372, 
Ryan Anderson, Reporter, 507-444-2376,
Allison Miller, Editorial Assistant, 507-444-2379,
Emily Bartels, Copy Editor, 507-444-2373,
Jessica Smoll, Copy Editor, 507-333-3133,
Sam Pasch, Copy Editor, 507-333-3131,
Obituary Notices, 507-444-2370,
Kelly Kubista, Creative Services Supervisor, 507-444-2391,
Jenine Kubista, print/web ad design, 507-444-2390,
Nicole Gilmore, print/web ad designer, 507-444-1565,
Dianna Schmidt, Bookkeeper, 507-444-2365,
If you have a news tip, call the Editorial department at 444-2370. Call 24 hours a
day. Our fax number for press releases is 451-6020.
Sports-available 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. at 444-2374.
You may also email photos and story ideas to
Call 24 hours a day
Retail...... 444-2389 Fax....... 507-444-2382
The Customer Service Center is located inside the main entrance at 135 W. Pearl Street, Owatonna, MN. We are open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
The Blooming Prairie Leader is published on Saturdays. Business hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday at the Owatonna People's Press office.
Phone: (507) 451-2840
Fax: (507) 444-2382
Mail: 135 W. Pearl St.
Owatonna, MN 55060
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