Dispatch/Argus Offices

  • The Dispatch . . . 309-764-4344
    Hearing Impaired 309-764-8868
    1720 Fifth Ave.
    Moline, IL 61265
    Office Hours: (Monday - Friday) 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Circulation

Circulation Job Opportunities

  • Delivery positions . . . 309-797-0345
  • Other circulation positions . . . 309-797-0345

Dispatch/Argus Advertising

Business Offices

DIG! Sales Department

Newspapers in Education

Newsroom

News Personnel


   Editors

   Cityside reporters

   Columnists

   Page Editor

   Photographers

   Sports Department

Production

Promotions

  • Flatt, Steve . . . 309-757-4911
    Director of Promotions and Special Projects

Quad-Cities Online

QCHomes & QCOnline Auction questions and support

  • Gutierrez, Brent
    QCHomes . . . 309-757-8385
    QCOnline Auction . . . 309-757-4916
    QCHomes and QCOnline Auction coordinator

Showcase Visitor's Guide

  • Abbitt, Kay . . . 309-757-4914, Fax 309-757-8389
    Advertising Coordinator/Sales


Local events heading








  Today is Saturday, Aug. 23, the 235th day of 2014. There are 130 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: Telegraph reports state that, about 6 o'clock on the evening of the 20th, Quantrill, with about 800 of his thieves and robbers, surrounded Lawrence, Kan., and burned it to the ground.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Newton Beer's production of "Lost in London," which had a successful run for three seasons, was presented at Harper's Theater.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The German army commanded by Fran Duke Albrecht of Wurtemburg defeated the French army at Neufchmtenu.
1939 -- 75 years ago: John Deere Harvester Works in East Moline is starting a four-story, $104,000 addition to the combine assembly building.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Short Hills Country Club held onto its lead yesterday despite a rally by host Davenport Country Club and claimed the team title in the Sunshine Cup golf series.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Quad-Citians can look forward to more excitement and fun at this year's Rock Island Labor Day parade at 9:30 a.m. Sept 4, say organizers. This years theme is "Celebrate Rock Island."






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