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Auxiliary Donates to Freedom Flight

Auxiliary Donates to Freedom Flight

Posted on 19 March 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Francis Steele VFW Post 817 – Ladies Auxiliary, donated a $1,001 check to the Boone County Freedom Flight this week.  The Freedom Flight effort involves a number of volunteers trying to raise money to take Boone County Veterans to the Washington, D. C.  Those pictured are L-R, Back-Front:   Butch Uthe, Ione Brown, Jackie Rinehart, Jeanette Brogden, […]

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Boone residents reminded not to burn

Boone residents reminded not to burn

Posted on 16 March 2015 by KWBG

Boone Fire Chief Justin Adams is reminding Boone resident that the city ordinance restricts the burning of yard waste to a period from April 15th to May 15th between 8 a.m. and 7 p.m.  

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No Injuries From Building Collapse In Boone

No Injuries From Building Collapse In Boone

Posted on 13 March 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—No injuries have been reported, but several residents were suddenly made homeless today when a portion of the building that housed Lynn’s Lounge in downtown Boone collapsed Friday.  An onlooker said there was a rumble then a cloud of red dust as the northwest corner of the two story structure gave way.  Director of […]

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Magi Chapter #139, OES Recognized For Donation

Magi Chapter #139, OES Recognized For Donation

Posted on 11 March 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Magi Chapter #139, Order of the Eastern Star in Boone donated $650.00 to each of the Boone School Libraries this week.  Donations went to the High School, Middle School, Franklin, Lincoln and Page Libraries. The contribution was made possible by the generous gift from the estate of Bruce Brolsma, who was born and […]

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Boone High School Career Fair

Boone High School Career Fair

Posted on 11 March 2015 by KWBG

The annual Career Fair for the Boone High School students took place this morning in the high school gymnasium.

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Boone Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting held

Boone Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting held

Posted on 10 March 2015 by KWBG

On Tuesday, Chamber members gathered for their annual meeting.  Scott Siepker, Iowa Nice Guy, was the featured speaker.  See our Local News tab for annual award recipients.

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Tuned In on Tuesday

Tuned In on Tuesday

Posted on 10 March 2015 by KWBG

Our guests on Tuned In this morning were Pam Schwartz from the Boone County Historical Society and Mark Schneider from the Iowa Arboretum.  They were sharing information on the Run for the Trees event.  You can hear a rebroadcast this afternoon at 4:10 or listen on www.kwbg.com under the audio tab.

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Be aware of scams

Be aware of scams

Posted on 04 March 2015 by KWBG

Boone County authorities have been dealing with an increase in scams.  This includes tax returns being filed.  The full story can be found under the news tab at www.kwbg.com.

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Mayor John Slight on Tuned In

Mayor John Slight on Tuned In

Posted on 03 March 2015 by KWBG

Boone Mayor John Slight was our guest this morning on Tuned In.  If you missed the program, we will be rebroadcasting it this afternoon shortly after 4:00.  You can also go to www.kwbg.com and click the audio tab to listen to it online.

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BHS’s Vanyo Receives STEM Recognition

BHS’s Vanyo Receives STEM Recognition

Posted on 28 February 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone High School Science Teacher, Shelly Vanyo has been awarded the North Central Iowa Hub STEM Award for Inspired Teaching.  Vanyo was nominated by a number of people including two students, Kalista Howard and Haley Osbourne, BHS Principal Kris Byam, Lynne Campbell from Iowa State University STEM Outreach and Mike Arquin the CEO of KidWind. […]

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