Archive | August, 2011

Supporters Pushing Absentee Ballots

Posted on 31 August 2011 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Supporters of a $16.1 million school bond issue for the Boone School District are pushing the use of absentee ballots for the upcoming election. County Auditor and Commissioner of Elections Phil Meier says there has been a noticeable increase in absentee ballots for a school election. Meier says many are sending in requests for […]

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Supervisors Accept Bid

Posted on 31 August 2011 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone County Board of Supervisors accepted a bid from Bankers Bank of Madison, Wisconsin and from Security Savings Bank of Gowrie for the sale of $2.5 million in capital loan notes. The combined bid offered the lowest interest rate at just under 4.04 %. The proceeds for the 20-year note sale will be […]

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Return of Near Record Heat Thursday

Posted on 31 August 2011 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The return of near record high temperatures to start the month of September has led to the Boone Schools announcing the early dismissal at Boone High School both Thursday and Friday. Like last week, the early dismissal will affect the high school only because the middle school and the elementary buildings do have adequate […]

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August 31, 2011

Posted on 31 August 2011 by KWBG

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August 31, 2011

Posted on 31 August 2011 by KWBG

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KWBG Sports at a Glance for August 31st

Posted on 31 August 2011 by KWBG

LOCAL SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL DMACC at Iowa Central

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Ogden Board Chooses to Appoint Replacement

Posted on 30 August 2011 by KWBG

OGDEN, Iowa—The Ogden School Board has chosen to appoint someone to fill a vacancy on the Board created with the unexpected passing of Stan Friesen. During a special meeting Tuesday, Superintendent Bill Roederer says the Board decided to wait until after the September 13 election, and then have the new Board name a successor. Due […]

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Supervisors Expect to Sell Loan Notes

Posted on 30 August 2011 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone County Board of Supervisors will consider the sale of $2.5 million in capital loan notes when they meet Wednesday. Bids are scheduled to be opened at 10:00 with the Board expected to act on the sale at 10:30, after a review by financial consultants. The loan note proceeds are necessary to cover […]

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September 1 Deadline for Pufferbilly Parade

Posted on 30 August 2011 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The deadline to get an entry into this year’s Pufferbilly Days Parade will be Thursday, September 1st. Again this year, there is a $10 fee for entries, with the money going back into the parade to increase the amount available for school bands. Janet Schultz has said the $50 stipend is just not enough […]

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August 30, 2011

Posted on 30 August 2011 by KWBG

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