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Parks Making Progress on Building

Parks Making Progress on Building

Posted on 20 July 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—It took a while to put the project together, but the Boone Parks Department is making good progress on a new building, this one to house equipment that has just gotten to big for their current facilities.  At one time, there was a plan to possibly share space with the Public Works Department, but […]

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Tips for Staying Well in the Heat

Tips for Staying Well in the Heat

Posted on 17 July 2015 by KWBG

Drink plenty of fluids (recommended is a quart an hour). Don’t overexert. Wear loose and light clothing.  This includes a hat and sunblock! Stay in the shade or indoors if possible.  Use fans or turn on air conditioning. Avoid caffeine and alcohol which speeds up dehydration. Check on the elderly and chronically ill.  Also, pets!

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Xenia Boil Order Due to Broken Watermain

Xenia Boil Order Due to Broken Watermain

Posted on 16 July 2015 by KWBG

STRATFORD, Iowa—Xenia Rural Water District is advising residents of Xenia’s Eastern portion of the North Water Service Area to boil water before consumption following a water main break north of the City of Stratford. The District is in the process of repairing the water main and service to the customers should be restored shortly. The […]

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Cornerstone Adds Space at Boone Biblical

Cornerstone Adds Space at Boone Biblical

Posted on 15 July 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Earlier this year, the Cornerstone Church Ames made arrangements to have a little more permanent setting in Boone.  They began providing services at the Boone Biblical Memorial Church once a month and offering programs through their children’s ministry using space at Crawford Hall. More space was needed for the children’s ministry, so a portable […]

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Have At It Boone Drivers!

Have At It Boone Drivers!

Posted on 14 July 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The underpass on Benton-Linn Street in Boone reopened right before 11:00 Tuesday morning.  The contractor that did the work when the sanitary sewer line was replaced, returned to replace several panels that had begun cracking.  City Administrator Luke Nelson said that the cracking was more than should have occurred and since the project was […]

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Mother Nature Treats Band Festival Well

Mother Nature Treats Band Festival Well

Posted on 13 July 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone Municipal Band Director Dave Richardson said Mother Nature had great timing last Saturday for the 24th Iowa Municipal Band Festival.  It rained earlier in the morning which made set up a little difficult, but about 5 minutes before the scheduled start of 11:00 AM, the sun peaked out.  It was a warm day […]

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Freedom Flight Donation from Fareway

Freedom Flight Donation from Fareway

Posted on 10 July 2015 by KWBG

The Boone County Freedom representatives Don Batt and Dick Thule receive a $20,124.63 check from Wayne Lamoureux of Fareway.

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Boone County Freedom Flight

Boone County Freedom Flight

Posted on 10 July 2015 by KWBG

Friday’s Tuned In guest was Don Batt  giving an update on the Boone County Freedom Flight.  You can hear a special podcast of the interview at www.kwbg.com under the audio tab.

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Nitrate Warning has been lifted

Nitrate Warning has been lifted

Posted on 08 July 2015 by KWBG

Boone Water Works this afternoon announced that their most recent sample submitted for nitrate tested resulted in levels below the 10 mg/L level, which allows them to lift the notice for high nitrates.

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Underpass in Boone Closed

Underpass in Boone Closed

Posted on 07 July 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—As expected, work has begun on portions of Benton and Linn Street between 8th Street and 11th Street.  It is the underpass in Boone.  The road is expected to be closed for possibly 10-working days, but the actual length is dependent on the weather.  Last week, Boone City Administrator Luke Nelson said that work […]

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