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Council Hopes to Complete Budget Work During Special Meeting

Posted on 24 January 2017 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone City Council hopes to adopt a preliminary proposed budget at a special meeting Tuesday evening at the Boone City Hall.  Boone Mayor John Slight on the KWBG News/Public Affairs program “Tuned In” last week said he was confident the council would be able to complete work on the proposed budget. During the […]

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KWBG Local Sports for January 24th

Posted on 24 January 2017 by KWBG

​LOCAL SCHEDULE FOR TODAY   HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS/BOYS BASKETBALL Boone at Ballard (6pm on KWBG) Ogden at Woodward Granger Madrid at Panorama   HIGH SCHOOL WRESTLING ADM, Perry and Woodward Granger at Boone     HIGH SCHOOL BOYS SWIMMING Boone vs Ottumwa and Grinnell at Grinnell

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Winter Weather Advisory for KWBG Listeners

Posted on 23 January 2017 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The National Weather Service has adjusted expectations for our next winter storm event and Boone County is now included in a Winter Weather Advisory. …WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TUESDAY TO 6 PM CST WEDNESDAY… * TIMING…PRECIPITATION MAINLY IN THE FORM OF SNOW WILL SPREAD WEST TO EAST ACROSS NORTHERN IOWA […]

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Sanitation Position Could be Filled Soon

Posted on 23 January 2017 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone County Planning and Development Director Mike Salati has been accepting applications for the position of Boone County Sanitarian and Code Enforcement Officer.  The position became vacant with John Rossa stepped down to take the position of Manager of the new recycling transfer station located at the Boone County Landfill. The time for accepting […]

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Movie Night at YMCA has been Postponed

Posted on 23 January 2017 by KWBG

The Open House/Movie Night scheduled for tonight (Monday, 1/23/17) at the Boone County Family YMCA has been postponed until Thursday, February 2, from 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

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Boone Schools Winter Formal Court Announced

Posted on 23 January 2017 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone High School Winter Formal will be held Saturday, February 4th.  The court for the event was announced today. Ladies nominated include Morganne Borsh, AnneMarie DeVries, Gabriela Fuentes, Noelle Hass and Sophie Kemp.  The gentlemen nominated include Justin Elsner, Brenton Gustofson, Gabe Krafcisin, Andrew Troe and Brodey Woodruff.        

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Boone School District Kindergarten Parent Meeting January 31st

Posted on 23 January 2017 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—It’s that time of the year when schools begin contacting parents with children that may be attending kindergarten in the 2017-2018 school year.  For the Boone School District, parents with a child that might be attending kindergarten are asked to mark their calendars for a meeting that will be held January 31st in the […]

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Todd Coffelt, Iowa State Parks Bureau Chief in Boone Thursday evening

2016 A Record Year for Attendance at Ledges

Posted on 20 January 2017 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Ledges State Park had a record year for attendance, usage and income in the 2016 calendar year.  The data shows a steady increase in all sectors for the park south of Boone every year for the past five years.  Andy Bartlett, Park Manager told a couple of dozen people gathered at the Boone […]

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Water Leak Closes YMCA Basement Facility

Posted on 19 January 2017 by KWBG

The Boone County Family YMCA has experienced a water leak affecting the weight room and the Group X room in the basement.  Repairs will be made but the lower level facilities will not be available for programs until noon on Friday, 1/20/17.

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Street Closure for Street Light Repair

Posted on 19 January 2017 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone Public works will be making some repairs on a couple of street lights in downtown Boone, Friday morning.  It’s expected that 8th Street will be closed at Story Street and east to the alley.  The closure is expected to take a couple of hours beginning at 7:45 AM.  It may affect the morning […]

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