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Storm Weakens, City Sets Snow Ordinance

Posted on 02 February 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone County Emergency Management Coordinator Dave Morlan says the winter storm is not done by any means, but according the reports, appears to be weakening somewhat.  Winds are still expected to continue, but may begin diminishing earlier than expected.  There will also be additional snow fall, but that may turn out to be just […]

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Boone County Republicans Support Cruz, Democrats Sanders

Boone County Republicans Support Cruz, Democrats Sanders

Posted on 02 February 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone County Republicans felt pretty good about voter turn out for Monday night’s caucuses.  They tallied more than 1500 votes for the caucus and participants selected the top five in the same order as they finished in the state.  Senator Ted Cruz drew 32.2% of the vote, Donald Trump 23.4%.  Senator Marco Rubio finished third […]

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No Injuries From Early Morning Fire, Cause Under Investigation

Posted on 01 February 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone Fire Department spent several hours at the scene of a structure fire in a duplex at 205 West 8th Street in Boone Monday morning.  The early morning fire did lead to the closure of 8th Street between Division and McPherson Streets while emergency responders were on the scene.  The street has since […]

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Early Morning Fire Blocks 8th Street

Posted on 01 February 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone Fire Department is in the scene of a structure fire early Monday morning.  The fire in a duplex on 8th Street has led to the closure of 8th Street between Division and McPherson Streets.  Additional information on the fire will be available later this morning.

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Board of Health Responds to Mumps Report

Posted on 30 January 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Social media erupted with a report of a case of the mumps in Boone County Friday.  Saturday, the Chair of the Boone County Board of Health, Dr. Brian Mehlhaus, MD released a letter to Boone School District Parents, Staff and Students to clarify the situation.   January 30, 2016   To:  Boone Community School […]

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Accident Remains Under Investigation

Posted on 29 January 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone County authorities are continuing an investigation into a single vehicle accident late Thursday that resulted in some injuries to the driver of vehicle and arrests for two passengers.  The Boone County Communication Center was notified about 11:30 PM that a vehicle went out of control at the Union Pacific Railroad crossing on “C” […]

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Boone Man Charged With On-going Criminal Conduct

Posted on 29 January 2016 by KWBG

POLK COUNTY, Iowa—On January 28, 2016, Jeffrey Harold Burma, 54, of Boone was booked into the Polk County Jail and charged with On-going Criminal Conduct, a Class B Felony, from an investigation involving improper billing to the Des Moines Water Works. Boone, Iowa based BioSolids Management Group (BMG), owned by Jeffrey Harold Burma, was contracted […]

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Hearing Planned on DOT Highway 30 Improvements in Boone County

Posted on 29 January 2016 by KWBG

AMES, Iowa—The Iowa Department of Transportation will hold a public information meeting Monday, Feb. 8, to discuss the proposed removal of the median crossover pavement at the intersection of U.S. 30 and T Avenue, 0.5 mile east of Iowa 17 in Boone County. This would create a right in/right out only intersection. All interested persons […]

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Members Turn Out For Historical Society Annual Meeting

Members Turn Out For Historical Society Annual Meeting

Posted on 27 January 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—There was a good turnout of membership for the Boone County Historical Society’s Annual Meeting on Tuesday at the Boone County Historical Center.  The annual meeting was the last for Pam Schwartz who has resigned as Executive Director to accept a position with the Orange County Regional History Center in Orlando, Florida.  Schwartz will […]

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Boone High Winter Dance Court Announced

Posted on 25 January 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone School District today released the names of the students named to the Winter Dance Court.  The girls are:  Macie Camenisch, Joey Cornelis, Bridget Good, Payton Lyons and Camryn Wigert.  The boys are:  Dylan Appenzeller, Jacob Smiley, Storm Wagner, Jacob Escher and Elijah Hicks.  Congratulations to those named to the 2016 Winter Dance […]

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Last Updated on Feb 12 2016, 5:35 am CST

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