Posted on 16 December 2014 by KWBG
BOONE, Iowa—As expected, there was a large turnout for the public information meeting on a proposed oil pipeline that would pass through 18 Iowa Counties, including Boone County. The information meetings are required by law and are facilitated by the Iowa Utilities Board. Remaining meetings will be held Tuesday and a petition from Dakota Access […]
Posted on 12 December 2014 by KWBG
BOONE, Iowa—Mark Trueblood is stepping down as a member of the Boone County Conservation Board. Trueblood took part in his last meeting as a member of the board Thursday, completing 25-years of service on the board. He attended his first meeting January 8, 1990. Trueblood says there have been quite a few improvements in the […]
Posted on 10 December 2014 by KWBG
BOONE, Iowa—Mike Shearer will be retiring in January of 2015 after 35 and a half years of service with the city of Boone at the water treatment plant. Boone Mayor John Slight recently recognized Shearer for his years of service. Arlen Wildeman, Chief Operator at the Boone Water Works takes part in the ceremony.
Posted on 08 December 2014 by KWBG
Crowds and donations were plentiful at Saturday’s 10th Annual Festival of Hope. Boone educators pool their efforts to raise money to use for students in need throughout the year. This is just one of the items from their silent auction. Totals to be reported soon.
Posted on 05 December 2014 by KWBG
Ogden Telephone Company treated customers to refreshments and a tutorial in the new digital TV services.
Posted on 25 November 2014 by KWBG
BOONE, Iowa—Boone Public Works have completed the placement of the community tree for the holidays, in the green space at 8th and Story Streets. Public Works Director John Rouse told the City Council recently that a tree had been purchased and will be used instead of cutting down a tree and placing it in the […]
Posted on 23 November 2014 by KWBG
BOONE, Iowa—Company B, 248th Aviation Support Battalion was officially welcomed home Sunday in a ceremony at the Boone Middle School. The unit has actually been back for several weeks, but this was the first opportunity for a welcome home ceremony. The unit was mobilized November 2013 and served in Kosovo in support of Operation Joint […]
Posted on 18 November 2014 by KWBG
Through November 22, The Festival of Trees fundraiser for the BCH Auxiliary continues in the hospital atrium. Silent auction bids on the displayed trees and wreaths will cease at 2pm on Saturday
Posted on 14 November 2014 by KWBG
Through their in-house efforts, CDS Global of Boone representatives pledged over $32000 through employee contributions and corporate matches. Pictured are Jill Rasmussen, April Carlson, Shari Gillespie and Rhonda Nelson.
Posted on 11 November 2014 by KWBG
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