Iowa Newspaper Association names Anselm exec director

The following excerpt was sent out from After eight years as president and publisher of the Quad-City Times, Debbie Anselm is moving on. Anselm announced Tuesday she accepted the position of executive director of the Iowa Newspaper Association. Anselm, who has been with The Times since 2015, will begin her new role Oct. 24. […]

Barton swaps Quad City Times for Gazette

Thomas Barton has joined The Gazette in Cedar Rapids, Iowa as deputy bureau chief to cover politics and government in Eastern Iowa. Previously, he has worked for newspapers covering local and state government and politics in Iowa and South Carolina, including the Quad City Times in Davenport, Iowa; The Telegraph Herald in Dubuque, Iowa; The […]

Quad-City Times hires Smith as biz reporter

Cara Smith will be joining the Quad-City Times as a business reporter in June. Currently, she is the copy chief at The Hawk, the independent student-run news organization at Saint Joseph’s University. She has also worked as an assistant features editor, foreign correspondent and news editor at the paper. She was also a tutor at […]