The Daily Reporter is the newspaper of record for Allegany County, New York, and the only daily published in the county. Its Sunday edition is called The Spectator and published in conjunction with The Evening Tribune of Hornell, New York.
In 1987, the paper was acquired by Hollinger. Current owner GateHouse Media purchased roughly 160 daily and weekly newspapers from Hollinger in 1997. GateHouse Media, which also owns The Evening Tribune, also owns four other newspapers in the Southern Tier, The Leader daily of Corning, and the weeklies The Chronicle-Express of Penn Yan, Genesee Country Express of Dansville and Steuben Courier of Bath.