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Entries Sought For Holiday Lighted Parade

Posted on 25 November 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone Area Chamber of Commerce annual Holiday Lighted Parade will be held in downtown Boone on Thursday night, December 4th at 7 PM.  This year’s theme is “Rockin Around the Christmas Tree”.  The parade is open to any local businesses, organizations and individuals who wish to use their creativity to place holiday lights […]

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Community Tree Up For the Holidays

Community Tree Up For the Holidays

Posted on 25 November 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone Public Works have completed the placement of the community tree for the holidays, in the green space at 8th and Story Streets.  Public Works Director John Rouse told the City Council recently that a tree had been purchased and will be used instead of cutting down a tree and placing it in the […]

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Welcome Home

Welcome Home

Posted on 23 November 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Company B, 248th Aviation Support Battalion was officially welcomed home Sunday in a ceremony at the Boone Middle School.  The unit has actually been back for several weeks, but this was the first opportunity for a welcome home ceremony.  The unit was mobilized November 2013 and served in Kosovo in support of Operation Joint […]

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Water Supply Nitrate Levels Being Monitored

Posted on 21 November 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Des Moines area media outlets are reporting that nitrate levels from the Des Moines Water Works are extremely high for this time of year.  Testing from the Raccoon and Des Moines Rivers, the primary sources of water for the Des Moines Water Works, have been exceeding the EPA standard of 10 milligrams per liter. […]

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Master Gardener Graduation Held

Posted on 17 November 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone County Master Gardener Club celebrated new graduates and a successful year with a soup and sandwich supper on Monday, November 10th at the Boone County Extension Office. The purpose of the Iowa Master Gardener Program is to provide current, research-based home horticulture information and education to the citizens of Iowa through approved […]

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Community Homecoming For Guard Unit Sunday

Posted on 17 November 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—A community homecoming ceremony for a Boone-based Iowa Army National Guard unit will be held at noon on Sunday, Nov. 23, at the Boone Middle School gym, 1640 1st St., Boone, Iowa. Local officials and Iowa National Guard leadership will participate and the public is welcome to attend this homecoming ceremony. Approximately 40 Soldiers mobilized […]

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Snow Ordinance

Posted on 16 November 2014 by KWBG

According to Dave Morlan, Boone County Emergency Management Coordinator, the snow ordinance will take effect at 11:00 Sunday night in the City of Boone for the business district only.  Vehicles parked overnight on the snow routes in downtown Boone will be ticketed and towed.

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AWARDS 2014 Outstanding Leader

Adults Earn 4-H Recognition

Posted on 14 November 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Volunteers are the backbone of the Boone County 4-H program.  Adult 4-H volunteers were recognized at 4-H Awards Day held on Sunday, November 9th at the Community Building at the Boone County Fairgrounds. Kathy Williams from Boone was presented the 4-H Alumni Award.    As a child, Kathy was an active member of the Jackson […]

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CDS Global contributes BIG to United Way

CDS Global contributes BIG to United Way

Posted on 14 November 2014 by KWBG

Through their in-house efforts, CDS Global of Boone representatives pledged over $32000 through employee contributions and corporate matches. Pictured are Jill Rasmussen, April Carlson, Shari Gillespie and Rhonda Nelson.  

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AWARDS 2014 Spirit

4-H Awards Presented

Posted on 13 November 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Over one hundred 4-H members and adult volunteers were honored for their achievements at the Boone County 4-H Awards Day held Sunday, November 9th at the Community Building on the Boone County Fairgrounds.  Awards were presented to recognize youth for growth and achievement in project areas, for outstanding overall 4-H participation, and for communication, […]

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