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Golf gathering
Rick DeClue/West Branch Times
A standing-room-only crowd appeared at Monday’s City Council meeting, with most petitioning the council to do what it can to save the golf course.

Crowd petitions council to save Cedars Edge
by Rick DeClue · News · September 22, 2016
More than 30 people showed up at the West Branch City Council meeting Monday to talk about the Cedars Edge Golf Course – an item not even on the agenda.

Centennial sanctuary: Friends Church celebrating 100-year-old building
by Gregory R. Norfleet · News · September 22, 2016
West Branch Friends Church on Sunday plans a daylong celebration to mark 100 years in the same building at 116 North Downey Street.

New plans get addition under $20.1M
by Gregory R. Norfleet · News · September 22, 2016
At a Sept. 7 work session, members of the West Branch Board of Education grew frustrated trying to find ways to pare back to $20 million plans to build additions at two schools.

69 new citizens swear allegiance to United States
by Gregory R. Norfleet · News · September 22, 2016
Mohamed Hamed said he came to America years ago to escape war-torn Sudan; he completed the naturalization process in 2004 to gain American citizenship.

Butterfly bus here Saturday
News · September 22, 2016
Saturday, Sept. 24, is National Public Lands Day, and the National Park Service is hosting Ms. MariPosa, an interactive Monarch Butterfly bus.

Democrats stopping by, calling
News · September 22, 2016
Cedar County Democrats will by calling and knocking on doors for Hillary Clinton and other Democratic candidates from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 27.

Highway 6 movie gets Emmy nomination
News · September 22, 2016
The award-winning documentary “River to River: Iowa’s Forgotten Highway 6,” produced by Kelly and Tammy Rundle of Fourth Wall Films, has received a Mid-America Emmy nomination.

P&Z meets Sept. 27
News · September 22, 2016
The Planning and Zoning Commission meets 7 p.m. Tuesday at City Offices.

Piano concert Sept. 24
News · September 22, 2016
Springdale United Methodist Church will host lifeline Methodist and pianist John Nilsen 1 p.m. Saturday.

News · September 22, 2016

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