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BHS’s Vanyo Receives STEM Recognition

BHS’s Vanyo Receives STEM Recognition

Posted on 28 February 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone High School Science Teacher, Shelly Vanyo has been awarded the North Central Iowa Hub STEM Award for Inspired Teaching.  Vanyo was nominated by a number of people including two students, Kalista Howard and Haley Osbourne, BHS Principal Kris Byam, Lynne Campbell from Iowa State University STEM Outreach and Mike Arquin the CEO of KidWind. […]

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Supervisors Hold Hearing on CAFO

Posted on 27 February 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone County Board of Supervisors held a public hearing on a proposed confined animal feeding operation this week, called the Crosman Finisher Site.  The construction permit sought through the Department of Natural Resources was sought by Eric and Emily Crosman who live southwest of Ogden in Beaver Township. The Boone County Supervisors approve […]

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DMACC Program on Boone J C History Offered

Posted on 27 February 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone Campus of DMACC is inviting the public to a Lunch and Learn on the History of the Boone Junior College and the Boone Campus of DMACC on March 5th from 11:00 to Noon.  The presentation will be held in Room # 163 with the public encouraged to bring their own lunch or […]

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1st time Hero’s Event Held at Armory

1st time Hero’s Event Held at Armory

Posted on 25 February 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—There was a steady turnout for the first time Hero’s event held at the Iowa National Guard Readiness Center in Boone Tuesday.  Those that stopped in found out about effort to fund an Honor Flight for Boone County Veterans.  Attendees witnessed Civil War re-enactors.  There were representatives from the Boone Fire Department, the Boone […]

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Home and Garden Show Draws Well

Home and Garden Show Draws Well

Posted on 23 February 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—It’s probably because everyone is tired of Winter and wants Spring to get here soon.  Attendance was pretty good at the Boone Area Chamber of Commerce Home and Garden Show.  Conditions were cool, but dry and that helped.  That and those that attended registered for a number of prizes.  $100 Gift Certificates were awarded […]

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Boone FFA Chapter to Celebrate FFA Week

Posted on 18 February 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone A&M FFA Chapter will celebrate National FFA Week, Feb. 21-28. This year’s theme is Go All Out! and it embraces more than 80 years of FFA traditions while looking forward to the organization’s future. More than half a million members will participate in National FFA Week activities at local, state and national […]

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Martin Recognized

Martin Recognized

Posted on 17 February 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone Mayor John Slight and the Boone City Council recognized retiring Utility Superintendent Roy Martin during their meeting Monday.  Martin has worked for the city for more than 41-years.  He started in the Street Department, then became Superintendent of the Wastewater Plant.  In the 90’s Martin became Superintendent of Utilities combining oversight of both […]

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Home show 2015 cinnamon roll event

Home Show Events to Support Humane Society

Posted on 16 February 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone Area Humane Society (BAHS) is participating in the Boone Area Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Home and Garden Show! Friday Night is “Who Takes The Cake?” Auction event night, with up to 15 cakes from area bakers being auctioned to the highest bidder.  Auction is limited to 15 cakes, with all of them being […]

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Court of Appeals to Hear Oral Arguments in Boone

Posted on 16 February 2015 by KWBG

DES MOINES, Iowa—On Tuesday, February 24, the Iowa Court of Appeals will hear oral arguments at the Des Moines Area Community College Boone Campus Auditorium, 1125 Hancock Drive, Boone, Iowa. Beginning at 2:30 p.m., three-member panels of Iowa Court of Appeals Judges will hear the oral arguments in two cases. The panel for the first […]

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Boone Council Meets

Posted on 16 February 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone City Council will hold a regular meeting at 7:00 PM Monday at the Boone City Hall.  The Council’s Agenda includes setting the Public Hearing on the city’s proposed 2016 Fiscal Year Budget.  That will be at the Council meeting on March 2nd. The Council will also receive a staff report on the […]

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