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Outdoor Warning System will be tested at 3:30 today

Posted on 23 August 2016 by KWBG

The Boone Fire Department will be testing the outdoor warning system today at 3:30.  So sirens will be sounded at 3:30 but this is a test only.

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USDA Grant to Iowa Microloan to Create Rural Venture Accelerator

Posted on 23 August 2016 by KWBG

Boone, Iowa—The Iowa Foundation for Microenterprise and Community Vitality (Iowa Microloan) based in Boone announced that it has received a $99,000 USDA Rural Business Development Grant to develop a Rural Ventures Accelerator program in partnership with Ag Ventures Alliance based in Mason City and Iowa State University. “The grant announcement was made by the U.S. […]

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Boone Public Works Targets Repairs at West 1st and Marion Streets

Posted on 23 August 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone Public Works has announced plans to close down West 1st Street and Marion Street, effective today (Tuesday) for some necessary street repairs.  It’s not known how long the work will take.  Residents that travel that area should be aware of possible detours until work has been completed.

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Boone City Hall Warning Siren Test Planned for Tuesday

Posted on 23 August 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone City officials say parts have been received and there will be a test of the new warning siren installed recently at the Boone City Hall.  That test is scheduled for today (Tuesday) at 1:00 PM. The new siren was installed recently and was to have been test on August 1st with the regular […]

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Farm Progress Show Will Affect Local Traffic

Posted on 23 August 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone Police Department has put together some suggested traffic routes for local residents as they deal with expected heavy traffic next week.  Commander John Sloter  released information today which says the Boone Police Department wants to remind its citizens that the Farm Progress Show is coming up August 30 – September 1. Because […]

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Fire Department Training Closes 400 Block of Benton Street

Posted on 22 August 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone Fire Department is scheduled to conduct training on a vacated house at 403 Benton Street Monday evening.  Training has been conducted at the house in the past and eventually, the Fire Department is planning a controlled burn.  Traffic will be diverted from the 400 block of Benton Street for several hours, beginning […]

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8.19.2016 Bogus HyVee Coupon

Coupon Hoax

Posted on 19 August 2016 by KWBG

As you look at social media , you may have seen the coupon that claims to offer $75 off at Hy-Vee in honor of its 100th Anniversary.  It is a hoax.  Fred French, store director at the Boone Hy-Vee verified that the coupon is not valid, and explained that Hy-Vee is not yet 100 years old; […]

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2016 08 19 KOHL FISHER

Jury Finds Boone Man Guilty on Drug Charges

Posted on 19 August 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—A Boone County jury, this week, found Kohl Milton Fisher, 21, of Boone, Iowa, guilty of multiple drug related offenses.  According to the Boone County Attorney’s office, the charges in the case included Possession of Methamphetamine with Intent to Deliver in violation of Iowa Code section 124.401(1)(c)(6) and Conspiracy to Deliver Methamphetamine in violation […]

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2016 08 19 SALVATION ARMY DETAILS SCHOOL

Salvation Army Receives School Supplies

Posted on 19 August 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Salvation Army of Boone County received a nice donation of school supplies from Details Spa and Salon in Boone to help families in need.  Details has been collecting school supplies for the last month from their customers in an effort to give back to the community and help families in need.  The donations […]

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Grabau’s Pufferbilly Days™ Parade Grand Marshalls

Grabau’s Pufferbilly Days™ Parade Grand Marshalls

Posted on 17 August 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Pufferbilly Days Steering Committee is happy to announce Jim and Nancy Grabau as Grand Marshalls for the 2016 Pufferbilly Days Parade. Jim is a lifelong resident of Boone and Nancy a resident since 1968. Jim and Nancy have been very involved in the Boone Community throughout their years in Boone. Jim spent forty […]

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