Archive | March, 2014

High Winds Hamper Landfill Operation

Posted on 31 March 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone County Landfill has stopped taking loads due to high winds.  Landfill Administrator and Recycling Coordinator Scott Smith announced Monday afternoon that high winds are causing a problem with refuse blowing around.  High winds are usually a challenge for the Landfill, but Monday afternoon’s gusts have caused some problems.  The Landfill hopes to […]

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Deadline Nears For Citizen’s Fire Academy

Posted on 31 March 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The deadline to sign up for the first ever Fire Academy, hosted by the Boone Fire Department will be this Friday.  Fire Chief Justin Adams says members of the Fire Department have talked about hosting a Citizen’s Academy as a way to enable citizens a chance to learn about the department, its members and […]

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Habitat Breaks Ground For New Home

Habitat Breaks Ground For New Home

Posted on 31 March 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Habitat for Humanity of Boone and Greene Counties celebrated their partnership with their 23rd family Sunday, breaking ground for their next new home.  Ground breaking was held at the site of the new home for Josh and Elly Majors and their four children Hadlee, Blayne, Izzy and Reese.  The home will be built at […]

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The Cubs are on the air!

The Cubs are on the air!

Posted on 31 March 2014 by KWBG

Today is the opening game of the Chicago Cubs.  First pitch is at 12:05 p.m. against the Pirates.  Listen to KWBG 1590 AM to cheer them on!

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KWBG Tradio for March 31st

Posted on 31 March 2014 by KWBG

FOR SALE 212-8129 Washer, Dryer, Exterior wooden door 298-4239 Transfer case, Honda Scooter 432-5490 Vidalia Onions

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Dorothy E. Kieffer

Posted on 31 March 2014 by KWBG

OGDEN, Iowa—A funeral service has been set for 79-year old Dorothy E. Kieffer of Ogden, Iowa and the Westhaven Community in Boone, Iowa.  Dorothy passed away at Westhaven Sunday March 30, 2014 due to complications from Parkinson’s disease.  There will be a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 AM , Wednesday April 2, 2014 at […]

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KWBG Local Sports for March 31st

Posted on 31 March 2014 by KWBG

LOCAL RESULTS FROM YESTERDAY   COLLEGE BASEBALL DMACC over Kirkwood 12-4 DMACC over Kirkwood 9-6 (DMACC is now 15-9 overall and 6-2 conference)   COLLEGE SOFTBALL DMACC over NIACC 1-0 (11inn) DMACC over NIACC 4-1 (DMACC is now 15-5 overall and 6-2 conference)   LOCAL SCHEDULE FOR TODAY   GIRLS/BOYS TRACK Madrid at BCLUW Invite […]

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KWBG Sports for March 31st

Posted on 31 March 2014 by KWBG

UNDATED (AP) — Seventh seed Connecticut and No. 8 Kentucky have joined Florida and Wisconsin in the NCAA men’s basketball Final Four. Shabazz Napier scored 17 of his 25 points in the second half as UConn downed No. 4 Michigan State 60-54 to win the East Regional at Madison Square Garden. The Wildcats captured the […]

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Trueblood Withdraws Candidacy

Posted on 30 March 2014 by KWBG

OGDEN, Iowa—Former Ogden Mayor and Councilmember and current Chairman of the Boone County Conservation Commission has decided to withdraw his name from consideration in the Iowa House District 47 Democratic Primary in June.  Late last week, Mark Trueblood announced his candidacy in a press release.  Late Saturday, Trueblood withdrew his candidacy in a brief e-mail […]

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EAB Identified in Jasper County

Posted on 28 March 2014 by KWBG

DES MOINES, Iowa—The Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) has been positively identified in a residential tree in Newton in Jasper County.  The identity was made from a sample collected on March 20, 2014.  The infestation in Newton was found by a citizen who reported suspect ash trees to City staff, who then contacted the Iowa Department […]

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