As your local TV station we encourage Naperville residents to submit their story ideas and tips for consideration in our weekly newscast, “Naperville News 17” and our social media.

For your tip or story idea to be considered, please fill out the form below and/or attach a press release. If your story is time-sensitive, please submit your information at least 7 -10 days in advance of the event/activity.

If our news team plans to cover your story, a reporter will contact you directly for more information. Thank you for your submission.

Submit your story idea or news tip


  • Drop files here or

Provide the following information:

  1. Who (is the story about or who is sponsoring the event/activity?)
  2. What (is the story about or what is taking place at the event/activity?)
  3. When (is the event/activity happening?)
  4. Where (is the event/activity happening or where does the person live?)
  5. How (does this story relate to Naperville?)