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 Friday, Aug. 1, the 213th day of 2014. There are 152 days left in the year.

1864 — 150 years ago: A mad dog was shot in Davenport after biting several other canines and snapping at several children. The police should abate this nuisance — there are about 500 dogs in this city that ought to be killed at once.
1889 — 125 years ago: Track laying operations on 2nd Avenue, stopped by the Moline-Rock Island company last spring for lack of rail, have been resumed.
1914 — 100 years ago: Bulletins allowed to come through the strong continental censorship of all war news indicated that Germany was advancing with a dash against both Russia and France.
1939 — 75 years ago: Emil J Klein, of Rock Island, was elected commander of Rock Island Post 200, American Legion.
1964 — 50 years ago: Members of the Davenport police department and their families are being invited to the department's family picnic to be held Aug. 27 at the Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds.
1989 — 25 years ago: Beginning this fall, Black Hawk College will offer a continuing education course in horseback riding at the Wright Way Equestrian Center, Moline, located just east of the Deere Administration Center.




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