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Hunziker Center Adds Classroom Space and Labs

Posted on 16 April 2014 by KWBG

AMES, Iowa—The Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) Career Academy Hunziker Center in Ames has completed work on a 9,000 square foot expansion to its second level. The space includes a chemistry and biology lab, a computer lab, five classrooms and instructor offices. “The new space will enhance opportunities for college and high school students, […]

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KWBG Local Sports for April 16th

Posted on 16 April 2014 by KWBG

LOCAL RESULTS FROM YESTERDAY   COLLEGE SOFTBALL DMACC over Indian Hills 3-0 DMACC over Indian Hills 8-0 (DMACC is now 26-8)   GIRLS SOCCER Gilbert over Boone a5-0   LOCAL SCHEDULE FOR TODAY   COLLEGE BASEBALL DMACC at Graceland JV

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Sapp Sentenced

Sapp Sentenced

Posted on 16 April 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Joseph Junior Sapp, 41, of Boone was sentenced Monday in District Court in Boone County to 15-years in State Prison.  In a February proceeding, Sapp had pled guilty to charges of Manufacture, Deliver, or Possess with Intent to Manufacture or Deliver Marijuana a Class D Felony and Manufacture, Deliver, or Possess with Intent to […]

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Snow on April 13

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Posted on 14 April 2014 by KWBG

Monday morning greeted Boone County with snow covered ground.  Officially, Boone measured 1.3 inches of the white stuff.  On the bright side, the weekend precipitation totaled 2.16 inches.  It’s spring in Iowa!

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BCCE AWARDS 2014

Community Endowment Awards Over $104,000 in Grants

Posted on 11 April 2014 by KWBG

LUTHER, Iowa—The Boone County Community Endowment formally presented the 2014 grant awards Thursday evening at the Iowa Arboretum.  Mary Bilden, Chair of the Community Endowment Board said 36 applications were received seeking nearly $230,000 in assistance.  The 22 grants that were awarded are expected help leverage another $825,000 in total project spending. Grants were award […]

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Oswald Named ‘DORS Award Winner

Posted on 09 April 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—She was called a human calendar by the high school secretarial staff and invaluable to keeping track of all the activities handled at the Boone School District.  Tuesday, Pat Oswald was named the ‘DORS Award winner.  Superintendent Brad Manard said Oswald was nominated by her peers in the district office.  Pam Prouty said Oswald […]

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Crime Victims Rights Week Recognized

Crime Victims Rights Week Recognized

Posted on 09 April 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone County Board of Supervisors and Boone County Attorney Daniel Kolacia took time Wednesday to recognize Crime Victims Rights Week and also Sex Assault Awareness Month.  Joining in were members of the Boone, Madrid and Ogden Police Department, the Boone County Sheriff’s Department, members of the Boone County Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual […]

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Budget Hearing Draws Salary Criticism

Posted on 09 April 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The budget hearing on the Boone School District’s proposed budget drew a handful of patrons and focused on the issues of administrative salaries.  Board President Dr. Jeff Anderson indicated in the beginning of the hearing that it was really to set the district’s tax asking, but patrons were allowed to pose questions, even though […]

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Fire Danger High

Fire Danger High

Posted on 09 April 2014 by KWBG

Word from the National Weather Service, it will be much warmer  across Iowa Wednesday, highs will be in the low to mid 70s east of Interstate 35, and the mid 70s to low 80s east of I-35. Winds will be on the stronger side, blowing from the southwest at around 25 to 30 mph with […]

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AgReliant vist

AgReliant vist

Posted on 09 April 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Chamber ambassadors on the move again, this week to AgReliant.

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