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Left to Right:  Officer Connor McCuen, Officer Mario Gonzalez, Officer Cole Hilsabeck

Boone PD Has Three Graduate From Academy

Posted on 16 April 2017 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Scheduling for shifts on the Boone Police Department will be getting a little easier in a month or so.  Three candidates graduated and became certified last week from the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy.  Officer Connor McCuen, Officer Mario Gonzalez and Officer Cole Hilsabeck still have about 4-6 weeks of supervised training to complete with […]

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Violinist Dave Swenson to play at Habitat Event Friday, April 21st

Violinist Dave Swenson to Play at Habitat Event

Posted on 16 April 2017 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Home Tweet Home fundraiser benefitting Heart of Iowa Habitat for Humanity is drawing great interest across Boone County, and noted local violinist David Swenson will greatly enrich the experience for those in attendance. Following 35 years of instruction with Boone High School orchestra students, Swenson transitioned to an active retirement in May of […]

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Hundreds Hunt Easter Eggs at Fairgrounds

Posted on 15 April 2017 by KWBG

BOONE,  Iowa—Hundreds of children and their families gathered at the Boone County Fairgrounds Saturday morning for the Fair Boards annual Easter Egg Hunt.  Some children were lining up as much as 15 minutes early.  Those 4 and under (and parents) started at 11:00, followed by those 5-to-7 years of age.  8-to-10year olds finished.  The annual […]

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Happy Easter from KWBG!

Happy Easter from KWBG!

Posted on 15 April 2017 by KWBG

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DOT Bridge Project Detour Begins Next Week

Posted on 14 April 2017 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The planned replacement of the U.S. Highway 30 overpass bridge east of Grand Junction will mean a pretty substantial detour in western Boone County and eastern Greene County, beginning next Tuesday, April 18th.  The detour is expected to be in use, effective 9:00 AM Tuesday.  The normal route will be on U.S. Highway 169 […]

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DMACC student Rashida Anderson-Abdullah of Ankeny has been awarded a 2017 Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship

DMACC Student Receives Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship

Posted on 14 April 2017 by KWBG

DES MOINES, Iowa—Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) student Rashida Anderson-Abdullah of Ankeny has been awarded a 2017 Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship, worth up to $40,000 a year, to complete a bachelor’s degree at a four-year college or university. In addition, after earning a bachelor’s degree, Anderson-Abdullah may be eligible for a […]

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Case B. Kegley, 33, Portsmouth, Ohio

Boone County Jury Finds Ohio Man Guilty in OWI Case

Posted on 13 April 2017 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—This week, a Boone County jury reached a guilty verdict against a 33 year old Ohio man for Operating a Vehicle While Intoxicated.  The jury returned the verdict against Case B. Kegley on Tuesday, April 11th.  The verdict is the second offense Kegley has for Operating a Vehicle While Intoxicated, which makes the charge […]

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Ogden Mayor Denny Good signed off on the formal Proclamation for Relay for Life, Tuesday night.

Ogden Relay For Life Proclamation

Posted on 12 April 2017 by KWBG

OGDEN, Iowa—Ogden Mayor Denny Good signed the annual proclamation for Relay for Life for the Ogden community Tuesday.  The 2017 Relay for Life for Boone County will be held in Ogden, Friday, June 16th at 5:00 PM at the Ogden High School track.  This will mark the second year that the annual fund raising event […]

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Jackson Zehr, Boone High School Junior and a member of the Boone A&M FFA Chapter wins FFA Website Career Development Event

Zehr Wins State FFA Chapter Website Career Development Event

Posted on 12 April 2017 by KWBG

AMES, Iowa—The Iowa FFA Chapter Website Leadership Event was held at Iowa State University, Ames, on Monday, April 10, 2017.  The top twelve individuals from around the state participated in this year’s Career Development Event (CDE).  The first place individual for the event was Jackson Zehr from the Boone A&M FFA Chapter.  Their agriculture education […]

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One of the select chairs being bid on for Boone and Story County C.A.R. E.S. at the Boone County Hospital Atrium

Chair-ity Event for C.A.R.E.S. Ends Saturday

Posted on 12 April 2017 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone and Story County C.A.R.E.S. will continue receiving bids at their annual “Chair-ity” Auction through 9:00 AM Saturday.  The auction is being held in the Boone County Hospital Atrium.  The silent auction features childrens chairs and other items.  The annual Chair-ity Event is held in April as a fundraiser for child abuse prevention month. […]

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