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Einstein the cat greets customers as they browse the Snow Globe Greetings cards, which lay flat to mail, at The Book Shoppe at 817 Story Street in Boone.

The Book Shoppe Offers Spin on Greeting Cards

Posted on 06 December 2016 by KWBG

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Boone Police Chief John Wiebold's wife Maria pins the gold Chief's shield on his uniform Monday evening after he took the oath of office.

Wiebold Sworn in As Chief of Police

Posted on 06 December 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—John Wiebold is now official the Chief of Police for the City of Boone.  Wiebold took the formal oath of office during a regular meeting of the Boone City Council Monday evening.  Since he was selected to be the new Police Chief a week ago, Wiebold has been transitioning into the position, attending meetings […]

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Public Works Closes Street Tuesday For Repairs

Posted on 05 December 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone Public Works has announced that the 300 Block of South Marion Street will be closed Tuesday to all traffic from 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM for sewer and water repairs.  Any residents that travel South Marion in that area are asked to seek an alternative route while work is being completed.

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Salvation Army Fund Raising Continues, Bell Ringers Needed

Posted on 05 December 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Salvation Army Red Kettle Goal of $27,200 reached its half way point on Saturday, December 3.  The Christmas campaign which runs through Saturday, December 24 is approximately one quarter of The Salvation Army yearly budget.  The seasonal mail goal is tracking slightly behind but reached 42% on Monday, December 5.  All donations received […]

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Jerry Richard Gifford, 35, Boone, Iowa

Boone Man Receives Additional Time For Sex Offense

Posted on 05 December 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone County Attorney’s office reported late last week that the Boone County District Court sentenced 35 year old Jerry Richard Gifford from Boone, Iowa to ten years in state prison for the crime of Sexual Abuse in the 3rd Degree in violation of Iowa Code section 709.4(1)(b).    This sentence the court ordered to […]

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Great gathering for Thursday’s Lighted Spectacular in Boone!

Posted on 02 December 2016 by KWBG

Thanks go out to Pix by Twila for allowing us to share her awesome photos!!!  The display at 8th & Story will be illuminated in the evening hours through the season.  And Santa is in his Workshop at 8th & Story on Saturdays from noon to 2 through December 17th.

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Jacob James McIntire, 34, Des Moines, Iowa found guilty on drug charges in Boone County District Court.

Jury Finds Des Moines Man Guilty on Drug Charges

Posted on 02 December 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—A Boone County jury this week found a 34-year old Des Moines man guilty of Possession with Intent to Deliver Methamphetamine.  The jury returned it’s verdict Wednesday, November 30th against Jacob James McIntire.  After the conviction, McIntire stipulated to the court that he has a prior conviction of Possession with Intent to Deliver Controlled […]

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UP Crossing Maintenance to Close Story Street Crossing Sunday

Posted on 02 December 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Track maintenance by the Union Pacific Railroad will close the Story Street crossing in Boone for a brief time on Sunday.  Currently the plan is to close the crossing from about 11:00 AM until 2:00 PM.  Those that use Story Street during that time should plan an alternate route.

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Four Charged Following Vandalism Investigation

Posted on 02 December 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone Police have announced that four-individuals have been charged as a result of an investigation into several incidents of vandalism reported earlier this week.  Commander John Sloter, in a release Thursday, reported that arrest warrants were sought against the four.  Sloter’s release noted that since November 27, 2016 the department investigated ten (10) reports […]

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Hannah preparing the calendar display at The Book Shoppe on Story Street in downtown Boone.

The Book Shoppe Prepares for Shopping Season

Posted on 01 December 2016 by KWBG

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