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West Branch High School's marching band performs Saturday at the Brady Street Stadium in Davenport in the Iowa High School Music Association's State Marching Band Competition. The Bears marching band finished with a 2 rating as they closed out the competition season.
73rd State House District race: Bobby Kaufmann v David Johnson News · October 24, 2014 The West Branch Times invited the House District 73 candidates, Republican Bobby Kaufmann of Wilton and Democrat David Johnson of West Branch,
to answer four questions about why voters should pick them in the Nov. 4 election. Each was limited to 400 words.
Clean up could run up to $417K by Rick DeClue · News · October 24, 2014 Preliminary estimates show costs for fixing storm water runoff and soil contamination problems near 348 Cookson Street could total from $282,000 to $417,000.
‘Meets the Eye’ takes stage by Gregory R. Norfleet · News · October 24, 2014 Grandma Letty’s children stories earned the author “Grandmother of the Year.”
Life Magazine and a newsreel agency want to interview the winner.
Football trumps city council News · October 24, 2014 Due to the Iowa State High School Athletic Association schedule for postseason football games, the regular City Council Meeting on Nov. 3 has been cancelled, according to a notice from the City of West Branch.
Liberty enters world of home automation by Jacob Lane, West Liberty Index · News · October 24, 2014 So you’re sitting at your work desk late in the morning, half a cup of coffee in hand, wondering, “Did I lock the door on the way out?” That little thought keeps eating and eating at you the entire day.
But, what can you do?
Blood drive Nov. 6 News · October 24, 2014 West Branch Lions Club will host a community blood drive from 1:30 pm to 6:30 pm on Thursday, Nov. 6, at 203 N. Downey St, inside United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall.