Posted on 20 August 2015 by KWBG
BOONE, Iowa—Another step completed in replacing the message board sign that was located at Mamie Eisenhower and Story in front of Medicap Pharmacy. Several months ago, the lighted message board ceased to operate. The City Council then decided to budget money to replace the sign with new, updated technology. Money was budgeted and Waylon Andrews […]
Posted on 19 August 2015 by KWBG
BOONE, Iowa—The City of Boone and the Iowa Department of Transportation hosted a public meeting for those interested in getting updated on a corridor study of US Highway 30 from the west side of Boone to IA 17. The majority gathered around DOT engineers reviewing information about IA 17, in particular the discussion about realigning […]
Posted on 15 August 2015 by KWBG
Trevor Erb, representing the Boone Fareway Store, took second place based on his speed, weight distribution among bags, individual style and proper item arrangement.
Posted on 14 August 2015 by KWBG
The Iowa State Fair is going on from August 13-23 and Boone County has a booth in the Varied Industries Building. There is still time to volunteer to help at the booth by calling 432-3342 to sign up.
Posted on 13 August 2015 by KWBG
Chuck Behm assesses the damage to the outdoor piano at 8th & Story. He has determined that the weather is responsible for the keys that popped off, and is working to develop a solution.
Posted on 12 August 2015 by KWBG
BOONE, Iowa—The Steering Committee for the 39th Annual Pufferbilly Days™ Celebration have released the list of planned street and parking lot closings that will affect this year’s celebration. The closings are comparable to those from previous years. This link will open the list of closings and when they are expected.
Posted on 11 August 2015 by KWBG
Pam Schwartz, executive director of the Boone County Historical Society was our guest on Tuned In on Tuesday morning. You can hear a podcast of this program by going to www.kwbg.com under the audio tab.
Posted on 07 August 2015 by KWBG
Mr “Z” Zach Stier and Matt Mick from the Ericson Public Library were our guests Friday for Tuned In. You can listen to a podcast of this program on www.kwbg.com under the audio tab.
Posted on 06 August 2015 by KWBG
OGDEN, Iowa—It started a little later than scheduled, but work is moving ahead quickly with the quiet zone project in Ogden. Earlier, City Administrator Donovan Olson said the Council rebid the project with a completion date of June 30th in an effort to attract more bidders. Initially Godberson-Smith Construction of Ida Grove began the work […]
Posted on 05 August 2015 by KWBG
Our Tuned In program with on Wednesday featured Nicole Hanson and Molly Beckman with the YSS Kids Club. Nicole and Molly told us how to get kids signed up for the Youth and Shelter Services Kids Club along with updates on more YSS events.