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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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Mowrer Campaign Fundraising Strong in 1st Quarter

Posted on 08 April 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Tuesday, Jim Mowrer, Iraq war Veterans and former Senior Pentagon Official, announced that he had raised over $350,000 for his congressional campaign in Iowa’s 4th District.  Since entering the race on the first of July last year, Mowrer has raised a total of $707,000.  His campaign ended March with over $450,000 in the bank. […]

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Kolacia Announces Candidacy for County Attorney

Posted on 08 April 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone County Attorney, Daniel Kolacia, has officially announced his candidacy to seek the Democratic nomination for the Office of Boone County Attorney. Kolacia was appointed to fill the vacant position of County Attorney just over one year ago.  He said his goals at that time were to build a strong team to fight for […]

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Salute to Survivors

Salute to Survivors

Posted on 08 April 2014 by KWBG

On Monday evening, table upon table of ladies (and a few gentlemen) celebrated life during the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life Salad Social.  Pictured are the fashion models, all of whom are cancer survivors, and their stylists.  Follow this link for more pictures from the evening.

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Congratulations to Greg Eckstrom!

Posted on 08 April 2014 by KWBG

Based on our random team assignments in the KWBG March Mania NCAA Basketball Bracket Contest, Greg is the winner of a certificate from Hy-Vee and one from The Colorado Grill!  Thanks for playing, Greg!!

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Boone Students Recognized

Posted on 08 April 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone High School students Paige Myers and Zach Martin have been recognized by the district for their participation in the World Food Prize Youth Institute.  Each represented the Boone School District by presenting a research paper.  Myers introduction to the founders of OutReach International during her experience with the Youth Institute led to an invitation […]

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Council Accepts Insurance Bid

Posted on 08 April 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone City Council took action to accept a quote for insurance coverage and worker’s compensation coverage of just over $333,000 for the next fiscal year.  The amount will actually be even higher, because the Council also accepted a recommendation to include additional coverage for a crime rider which would cover losses through individual […]

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