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Good Samaritan Leaves Hats and Gloves Around Boone

Good Samaritan Leaves Hats and Gloves Around Boone

Posted on 15 January 2016 by KWBG

Have you noticed some hats and gloves hanging around town?  If you or someone you know needs a hat and gloves for the winter they are there for  you to take.  What a great idea!  And thank you!!  

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Public Works Has Mild Weather To Collect Decorations

Public Works Has Mild Weather To Collect Decorations

Posted on 14 January 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone Public Works personnel were able to take advantage of the milder temperatures this week to collect and pack up Christmas decorations.  Several gathered to take down the Christmas Tree at 8th and Story Streets.  Others were collecting the lights and garland from the people lights in downtown Boone.

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Powerball Jackpot worth $1.5 billion

Powerball Jackpot worth $1.5 billion

Posted on 13 January 2016 by KWBG

The estimated jackpot for tonight’s Powerball drawing is $1.5 billion dollars.  As always, we encourage you to please play responsibly if you choose to play.

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Santorum Visits Boone

Santorum Visits Boone

Posted on 12 January 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Former Senator Rick Santorum made a campaign stop in Boone Monday at King’s Christian Bookstore.  The former Pennsylvania Senator has been lagging the polls but began is visit by reminding those that turned out, he was lagging in the polls four years ago, trailing front runner Newt Gingrich.  Gingrich ended up fifth on caucus […]

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Monday Morning Fire Displaces Five

Monday Morning Fire Displaces Five

Posted on 11 January 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa–A Monday morning fire at a four-plex located at 1203 Parkway Drive in Boone ended up displacing five-residents.  The Boone Fire Department received the call at 5:04 AM and was on the scene four minutes later.  Captain “Chip” Zehner says the cause of the fire has been determined to be accidental in nature and […]

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Sanders Campaign Returns to Boone

Sanders Campaign Returns to Boone

Posted on 11 January 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Senator Bernie Sanders brought his “A Future To Believe In” campaign Boone Sunday afternoon.  The visit focus was on climate change, attacking what Sanders described as the big money behind candidates that prohibit them from talking about issues being faced by everyone.  Sanders said the United States has the ability to lead the world […]

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Paul Talks Fiscal Responsibility and Eminent Domain

Paul Talks Fiscal Responsibility and Eminent Domain

Posted on 08 January 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Kentucky Senator Rand Paul brought his presidential campaign to Boone County Thursday.  Paul focused on his position as a fiscal conservative.  He told those in attendance that Senators Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio as not true fiscal conservatives because they want to increase defense spending, but refuse to reduce spending elsewhere.  He said he […]

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Sledding Hill Still Closed to Public

Sledding Hill Still Closed to Public

Posted on 07 January 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone Parks Commission late in 2015 decided to not pursue a program that would have re-opened the sledding hill located in McHose Park.  An accident on the sledding hill in 2008 resulted in a multi-million dollar lawsuit which forced closure of “Killer Hill”.  Even though a state law has been adopted to reduce […]

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Dense Fog Advisory for Thursday

Dense Fog Advisory for Thursday

Posted on 07 January 2016 by KWBG

Be careful driving today in the fog!  Slow down, use low-beam headlights, if possible use fog lights, use the right-side of pavement line as guide, do not stop on the road.    

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Four Take Oath of Office Monday at Boone Council Meeting

Four Take Oath of Office Monday at Boone Council Meeting

Posted on 05 January 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Four took the oath of office Monday evening at the Boone City Council meeting.  City Administrator Luke Nelson delivered the oath to re-elected Mayor John Slight.  Slight then delivered the oath to re-elected council members Steven Ray and Kevin Hicks.  Also receiving the oath was B.J. McGinn, the newest member of the city council. […]

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