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Man Charged Following Gun Incident in Downtown Boone

Posted on 10 September 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone Police have charged a 32-year old Des Moines man with Child Endangerment following the discharge of a handgun in downtown Boone last Sunday.  Commander John Sloter released information Wednesday morning. The releases says that on Sunday, September 7th at about 3:07 PM, Boone Police Officers were dispatched to the 700 Block of Story […]

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Parade Judges List Pufferbilly Days™ Winners

Posted on 09 September 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—There were a lot of different events and winners during the recently completed Pufferbilly Days™.  The Pufferbilly Days™ Facebook page recently listed the winners from the Saturday parade. Float Entry Winners:NON PROFIT: 1st—-Church of God of Prophecy2nd—First Baptist Church3rd—GenesisRETAIL:1st—Squaw Creek Honey2nd—Ledges Dog Camp 3rd—CDS Global NOVELTY: 1st—Elite Power Tumbling 2nd—TIE for 2nd place: Steam Powered […]

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KWBG Business Office Closing at 10 on Thursday

Posted on 04 September 2014 by KWBG

To attend the memorial service of our good friend and co-worker Ben Parsons, the KWBG Business Office will close at 10AM on Thursday, September 4, and remain closed for the day. We will resume regular hours on Friday. Jim, Ryan, Gena, Carol and Mike thank you for all the support you’ve shown us during this […]

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Filipiak Joins UnityPoint in Boone

Posted on 03 September 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone County Hospital  (BCH) is pleased to welcome Trishia Filipiak, M.D., UnityPoint, Boone, to the BCH Medical Staff.  Dr. Filipiak received her Medical Degree from the University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City.  She completed a Family Medicine Residency at Mayo Health System Franciscan Healthcare, La Crosse, Wisconsin. […]

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Supervisors Adopt Rezoning for Redekers

Posted on 03 September 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone County Board of Supervisors have approved the rezoning of just over 50-acres of land, southeast of the junction of US Highway 30 and Highway 17, east of Boone.  The rezoning was requested by Stanley Redeker and changes the zoning from A-1 Agricultural Conservation to C-1 General Commercial.  The plans are to construct […]

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Ames Man Sentenced For Probation Violation

Posted on 03 September 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Barrett Poole, 32, of Ames, Iowa, was sentenced today to 10 years in prison with the Iowa Department of Corrections for a probation violation in his Delivery of Methamphetamine case.  On April 29, 2014, Mr. Poole pled guilty to Delivery of Methamphetamine, a Class C Felony in violation of Iowa Code Section 124.401(1)(c) as […]

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IMCA Supernationals

IMCA Donation to Hope For The Warriors®

Posted on 03 September 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals, presented by Casey’s General Stores, will kicked off on September 1, 2014 at the IMCA Speedway in Boone, Iowa.  On Saturday, September 6, the pre-race ceremony will include a check presentation to Hope For The Warriors® (www.hopeforthewarriors.org). Hope For The Warriors® is a national nonprofit organization that assists post-9/11 […]

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Ogden 23, Panorama 13

Posted on 29 August 2014 by KWBG

In Ogden last night, a wet field was a factor as neither the Bulldogs nor Panorama scored in the first quarter, but both teams found pay dirt in the second period.  Ogden’s Austin Lentz went 4 yards to tie the game, 7 all, at the half.  Lentz had a 12-yard touchdown run in the third […]

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Madrid 28, Van Meter 13

Posted on 29 August 2014 by KWBG

Madrid started on the road at Van Meter Friday night, where the Tigers were shutout in the first quarter, but in the second period Jordan Kincart hit Cade Kirkpatrick with a 19-yard touchdown pass before the game was delayed twice by lightning.  In the third quarter, Madrid got a 34-yard t-d rumble from Michael Santi. […]

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KWBG Morning Show Host Killed in Motorcycle Accident

Posted on 29 August 2014 by KWBG

AMES, Iowa—Story County authorities have released details on a motorcycle crash Thursday evening that claimed the life of 52-year old Benjamin Parsons of Boone, Iowa.  Parsons was the morning show host and account representative at KWBG Radio in Boone, Iowa.  Parsons was active with the Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors and had served as Chamber President […]

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