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New Director for Boone County Planning and Development

New Director for Boone County Planning and Development

Posted on 29 August 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Mike Salati, Sr. began his duties as the new Director for Boone County Planning and Development on August 22nd.  Salati will be apart of the regular monthly meeting for the Boone County Zoning Commission, scheduled for 5:30 Monday afternoon in the 4th floor conference room at the Boone County Courthouse.  Salati  has worked in […]

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Betty Mae Eastlund

Posted on 26 August 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—A funeral service has been set for 88-year old Betty Mae Eastlund of Boone, Iowa and the Eastern Star Masonic Home in Boone, Iowa.  She passed away Thursday, August 25, 2016 at the Eastern Star Masonic Home in Boone, Iowa.  A funeral service will be held Monday, August 29, 2016 at 10:00 AM at […]

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Sacred Heart School connected to slain Mississippi nuns

Posted on 26 August 2016 by KWBG

Sister Margaret Held, 68, who was with the School Sisters of St. Francis in Milwaukee, and Sister Paula Merrill, of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in Kentucky, were found dead at their home in Durant, Mississippi on Thursday Held and Merrill were nurse practitioners at the Lexington Medical Clinic, where they helped treat thousands of patients a year, […]

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Test of Boone Downtown Warning System

Posted on 26 August 2016 by KWBG

There will be test of the Boone downtown warning system at 1:00 today. This is only a test to make sure everything is working since the repairs have been made.

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Pufferbilly Volunteers Needed for Festival

Pufferbilly Volunteers Needed for Festival

Posted on 26 August 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Pufferbilly Days Steering Committee is putting out one final request for volunteers to staff certain areas of the festival this September 8th through the 11th.  According to Festival manager Alyssa Knudsen there is a desperate need for people to work in three areas:  the Memorabilia Booth, Beer Ticket Sales Booth, and in the […]

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Clancy Inducted to 4-H Hall of Fame

Clancy Inducted to 4-H Hall of Fame

Posted on 26 August 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Mary Clancy was inducted into the 2016 Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame during a ceremony at the 4-H Exhibits Building at the Iowa State Fair on Sunday, Aug. 21. Ninety-two Iowa counties participated this year and selected 119 inductees for their outstanding service and dedication to 4-H. Inductees or their surviving family members were […]

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Ride. Eat. Repeat. Local Food Cycle Returns

Posted on 25 August 2016 by KWBG

AMES, Iowa—Prairie Rivers of Iowa along with Iowa State University Extension and ISU’s student group Sustainable Agriculture Student Association are pleased to bring you the third annual Local Food Cycle event scheduled for Sunday, September 18, 2016.  The Local Food Cycle is a 45-mile culinary bicycle ride celebrating healthy sustainable food systems in Central Iowa.  […]

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Master Gardener Sign-up Deadline Nears

Posted on 25 August 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Iowa Master Gardener class will be offered this fall by the Boone and Story County Extension and Outreach.  The classes will be held at the Reiman Gardens on the ISU campus.  Participants will learn best practices for designing gardens, home landscaping, lawn management, fruit culture, growing vegetables, growing house plants, and managing diseases […]

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Public Welcome Held for New Provost

Posted on 25 August 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The new DMACC Boone Campus Provost Dr. Drew Nelson was welcomed to the Boone Campus and to DMACC during a public open house Wednesday afternoon.                 Nelson, originally from Minnesota, has served as Dean of Liberal Arts and Sciences at Alvin Community College in Houston since 2007.  […]

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IUB to Hear Oral Arguments on Pipeline Case

Posted on 25 August 2016 by KWBG

DES MOINES, Iowa—The Iowa Utilities Board issued an order Tuesday scheduling an oral argument proceeding regarding the emergency motion filed with the Board on August 22, 2016, by landowners asking the Board to stay enforcement of its March 10, 2016, “Final Decision and Order” in the Dakota Access pipeline, Docket No. HLP-2014-0001. Tuesday’s Board order sets […]

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