Epic Rebirth

Watch: 10 years later, Gazette reporters and editors remember covering the flood

Getting the newspaper out is tough when there's no electricity, but it turns out that was just the beginning of the challenge. Gazette editors and reporters look back on covering the flood in 2008 and how Eastern Iowa has bounced back in the ensuing 10 years.

Former Gazette City Editor Mary Sharp on the challenges of getting the paper out on the day of the flood, and why we must never forget what was lost

 

Gazette Executive Editor Zack Kucharski on the legacy of the 2008 flood

 

Gazette Reporter Brian Morelli recalls covering the 2008 flood

 

Gazette Photojournalist Liz Martin on how she took the most iconic shot of the flood and what surprised her about the recovery

 

Gazette Art and Entertainment Reporter Diana Nollen on her three concerned brothers, the flood smell that wafts throughout memory, and the resilence of the Corridor arts and culture institutions

 

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