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Two Injured In Accident Thursday

Posted on 28 August 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone Police report that the drivers of two-vehicles involved in a collision on 220th Street and Crown Flair Drive Thursday afternoon were taken to the Boone County Hospital where they were treated for possible injuries.  The accident, which occurred about 5:15 PM, involved a vehicle operated by 20-year old Michael James Hudson of Boone […]

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2015 ROTARIAN SCHOLARSHIPS

Rotary Awards Scholarships

Posted on 27 August 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Rotary Club of Boone recently handed out $1,000 scholarships to seven outstanding area students.  Scholarships were awarded to Rachel Braun, Sam Byriel, Zoey Glenn, Ashley Kirkpatrick, Kayley Patrick, Serena Sandvig and Kylie Westberg.   The Boone Rotary Club annually awards thousands of dollars in scholarship to students who demonstrate the club’s motto, “service above […]

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Construction Accident Affects Mediacom.

Posted on 25 August 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Mediacom customers in Ames, Boone, Huxley, Madrid, Nevada, Randall and Story City lost service Tuesday when a contractor working in the Sheldahl area severed a major fiber optic conduit.  The fiber is owned by Windstream and Mediacom leases a portion of the fiber to provide service.  Since the cable was completely severed, any service, […]

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2015 TERRON TERREL WARREN

Boone Man Sentenced In Domestic Abuse Case

Posted on 25 August 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—On August 24, 2015, a Boone District Court judge sentenced Terron Terrel Warren, 50, from Boone, Iowa, to five years with the Iowa Department of Corrections for the charge of Domestic Abuse Third Offense.  The crime of Domestic Abuse Third Offense is a class D Felony which carries a penalty from probation up to […]

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UP Plans Crossing Projects at Story and Greene Streets

Posted on 24 August 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone City Officials today reported that the Union Pacific Railroad has informed the city of plans to close crossings at Story and Greene Streets next week.  Boone City Administrator Luke Nelson passed along the message, “The UPRR has planned upgrades to the Greene Street and Story Street railroad crossings.  The benefit is that the […]

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2015 Aerial view of Marshalltown diesel shops photo courtesy M Price Collection (3)

Historic Whistle Donated to B&SVRR/James H. Andrew Museum

Posted on 24 August 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—If you happen to hear a different steam locomotive whistle echo through Boone and the Des Moines River Valley don’t be alarmed, it isn’t Union Pacific’s 844, nor the 3985 Challenger, or the familiar steam locomotive whistle heard from the excursion railroad’s familiar Chinese steam locomotive. It is, however, a distinct railroad voice from the […]

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Road Resurfacing to Begin Monday

Posted on 20 August 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The joint county-city project to resurface West Mamie Eisenhower and 216th Drive (E-41) is set to begin next Monday, August 24th.  A pre-construction meeting was held this week in preparation of the project which begins at Ringold Street and continues west for just over a mile.  Work will be performed by OMG Midwest and […]

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New Sign May be Operational This Week

New Sign May be Operational This Week

Posted on 20 August 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Another step completed in replacing the message board sign that was located at Mamie Eisenhower and Story in front of Medicap Pharmacy.  Several months ago, the lighted message board ceased to operate.  The City Council then decided to budget money to replace the sign with new, updated technology.  Money was budgeted and Waylon Andrews […]

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Accident Investigation Still Open

Posted on 20 August 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Iowa State Patrol was asked to handle the investigation into Friday night’s accident on the south side of Boone.  Sgt Nathan Ludwig with the Iowa State Patrol said today that the accident occurred at South Linn Street and Hawkeye Drive.  A van, operated by 45-year old Martin Vanegas of Boone was traveling east […]

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2015 FAIR PEN OF 3

Boone County 4-H Beef Carcass Results Announced for 2015

Posted on 19 August 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone County Fair is proud to announce the winners of both the Overall Beef Pen of 3 Contest and the Market Beef Carcass Contest. 13 Beef Pen of 3 groups were evaluated live during the Boone County Fair.   Of those 13 pens, 10 pens were a part of the overall contest where the […]

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