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2016 05 20 PUBLIC MULCH

New Public Mulch Pile Established

Posted on 20 May 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Parks Dept has started a new public mulch pile located at 1721 McHose Dr south of the Water Pollution Control Plant. The mulch is free for anyone who wants to load this themselves and it is not a dumping area for other mulch. This mulch is not treated. Depending on the number of […]

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2016 05 19 MATTHEW CASEY

Madrid Man Sentenced For Probation Violation

Posted on 20 May 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone County Attorney’s office this week announced that a Madrid man was sentenced to prison because of probation violations.  On May 18, 2016, Matthew James Casey, age 31, of Madrid, Iowa, was sentenced to five (5) years in prison for a probation violation in his Boone case.  The Judge ordered that his sentence […]

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2016 05 18 BERRY ARTHUR DOWNS

Jefferson Man Sentenced on Burglary Charge

Posted on 20 May 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone County Attorney’s Office announced this week that Berry Arthur Downs, 21, of Jefferson, Iowa, was sentenced on May 18, 2016, to 5 years in prison with the Iowa Department of Corrections for his plea to Burglary in the Third Degree in violation of Iowa Code section 713.1, 713.6A.  Third Degree Burglary is a […]

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2016 05 19 Ezekial Pearson

Mediacom Awards Scholarship to Boone High Grad

Posted on 19 May 2016 by KWBG

Boone, Iowa—Mediacom Communications presented Ezekial Pearson, a 2016 graduate of Boone High School, with a $1,000 scholarship as part of the company’s World Class Scholarship Program. The award recognizes the Boone resident for outstanding leadership and academic accomplishments. Mediacom annually gives $1,000 scholarships to 55 graduating seniors to provide support for the students’ post-secondary education. […]

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Linn Street Closed After Gas Line Hit

Posted on 17 May 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone Fire Department and Boone Police Department have blocked off Linn Street between 12th and 12th Streets due to an apparent gas line leak.  It does not appear that the gas line issue is connected to the Alliant Energy gas line improvement project being done by Intercon.  Authorities have not reported any evacuations. […]

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Council Approves Second Consideration on Rental Code

Posted on 17 May 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—After lengthy discussion and responding to a variety of questions about the proposed Rental Code under consideration by the Boone City Council, the Council voted 6-0 to approved the second reading of the ordinance which was amended from their first action.  Boone Mayor John Slight on “Tuned In”, the KWBG News and Public Affairs […]

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Recreational Fires only in Boone

Posted on 16 May 2016 by KWBG

As of 7pm on Sunday, May 15th, you may no longer burn yard waste within the city limits of Boone.  Recreational fires are allowed.  If you have any questions, contact the Boone Fire Department.

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Street closure in Boone

Posted on 16 May 2016 by KWBG

In a notice from the City of Boone, 15th Street between Monona & Harrison closed Monday morning and will remain closed until further notice due to road construction.

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Peter sentenced to 5 years

Peter sentenced to 5 years

Posted on 16 May 2016 by KWBG

The Boone County Attorney’s Office announced on Monday that Justin John Peter, 23, of Ogden, Iowa, was sentenced on May 11, 2016, to 5 years in prison with the Iowa Department of Corrections for a probation violation for a Theft in the Second Degree case.  On November 23, 2015, Mr. Peter pled guilty to Theft […]

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2016 03 31 Williams

Collins Man Receives 15 Year Sentence for OWI

Posted on 14 May 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—On May 11, 2016, the Boone County District Court sentenced Deshaun Williams, 38, of Collins, Iowa, to fifteen years (15) in State Prison for Operating a Motor Vehicle While Intoxicated in violation of Iowa Code section 321J.2.  This sentence comes from a guilty verdict in March of 2016 where a Boone County jury found […]

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