Posted on 20 January 2017 by KWBG
BOONE, Iowa—The Ledges State Park had a record year for attendance, usage and income in the 2016 calendar year. The data shows a steady increase in all sectors for the park south of Boone every year for the past five years. Andy Bartlett, Park Manager told a couple of dozen people gathered at the Boone […]
Posted on 19 January 2017 by KWBG
Boone Public works will be making some repairs on a couple of street lights in downtown Boone, Friday morning. It’s expected that 8th Street will be closed at Story Street and east to the alley. The closure is expected to take a couple of hours beginning at 7:45 AM. It may affect the morning commute […]
Posted on 18 January 2017 by KWBG
Boone Public Works has announced that South Marshall Street will be closed near the intersection of South Marshall Street and Park Avenue, due to utility work. Alliant Energy is nearing completion of the current phase of a natural gas line improvement project. The closure is only expected to last about a day. Drivers are asked […]
Posted on 17 January 2017 by KWBG
The Precision Pipeline Company presented a $5,000 check to the Boone County United Way. Accepting the check is Shari Gillespie for the United Way.
Posted on 16 January 2017 by KWBG
We continue to update our list of cancellations and postponements due to the icy conditions. You can check the list by following this link http://www.kwbg.com/2017/01/16/postponements-and-cancellations-for-january-16th/.
Posted on 13 January 2017 by KWBG
Through their corporate office employee jeans days and a corporate match, Fareway Stores Inc donated $1380 to the United Way of Boone County. Pictured are United Way members Shari Gillespie, Rhonda Nelson, Stephanie Bowers, Janet Pohl and also representing Fareway, Theresa McLaughlin
Posted on 12 January 2017 by KWBG
The work to replace some low pressure bare steel piping continues on South Marshall Street. Contractors hope to have the installation completed by the end of January, weather permitting.
Posted on 11 January 2017 by KWBG
Our Tuned In program on Wednesday, 1/11/17, features Mara MacKay, executive director of the Boone County Historical Society. Join us at 8:35 a.m. and again at 4:10 p.m.
Posted on 10 January 2017 by KWBG
Be sure to check our website and Facebook/Twitter pages for the current list of postponements and cancellations that we have received at KWBG. You can find the list at www.kwbg.com under the weather tab.
Posted on 09 January 2017 by KWBG
Each Friday during the session, News Director Jim Turbes will get updates from Representative Chip Baltimore and Senator Jerry Behn. Listen live at 8:35 or to the podcast on kwbg.com/Tuned In.