Posted on 06 August 2014 by KWBG
OGDEN, Iowa—The Ogden City Council has voted to accept a bid to install “Quietzone” features in their community. The action was taken at Tuesday’s City Council meeting following a brief public hearing that saw a number of residents speak out in favor of a “Quietzone” for their community. A “Quietzone” means that physical features would […]
Posted on 04 August 2014 by KWBG
DES MOINES, Iowa—Two adult Emerald Ash Borer beetles have been collected from a trap in a residential tree in Boone and have now been positively identified as EAB by a federal identifier. The trap was placed in the tree this summer after suspect galleries were found in an ash branch that fell during a storm. […]
Posted on 31 July 2014 by KWBG
Closed since mid-June due to flooding Canyon Drive had been re-opened to traffic following clean-up.
Posted on 24 July 2014 by KWBG
Posted on 23 July 2014 by KWBG
The re-christened Wound and Hyperbaric Center is expected to open in August.
Posted on 22 July 2014 by KWBG
The Boone Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, welcome new Baymont Inn owner Bharat Patel on Tuesday.
Posted on 21 July 2014 by KWBG
BOONE, Iowa—The Boone County Fair Board began a “Little Mr. and Miss Boone County Fair” contest two years ago and continued the program over the weekend. This year there were eight girls vying for the title and four boys. The judges were the current Fair Queen and King, Talynn Griggs and Grant Heineman. Also participating […]
Posted on 17 July 2014 by KWBG
The two will share duties during the remainder of the 2014 Boone County Fair.
Posted on 15 July 2014 by KWBG
BOONE, Iowa—The Boone Police Department has taken part in the successful Drug Drop Off Program in Boone County and Police Chief Bill Skare says they have taken steps to improve that service to residents. Skare says the department has added a new drop off bin in the front reception area of the Police Department. He […]
Posted on 14 July 2014 by KWBG
BOONE, Iowa—Turn out was called great and Mother Nature was kind enough to hold off on any storms during the 23rd Iowa Municipal Band Festival at the Herman Park Pavilion on Boone on Saturday. This years concert featured eight bands, which Boone Municipal Band Director Dave Richardson call a comfortable number of bands. This year […]