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6th Annual Fareway MDA Golf Classic Raises Over $78,000

Posted on 23 September 2016 by KWBG

DES MOINES, Iowa—Fareway Stores, Inc. recently partnered with the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) to host the 6th Annual Fareway Stores MDA Golf Classic at the Tournament Club of Iowa in Polk City. The event raised over$78,000 for MDA of Iowa, making it the best year for the golf tournament.Funds raised at this event will fund […]

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Betty Silvey, 87, formerly of Stratford, Iowa and a resident of the Eastern Star Masonic Home in Boone, Iowa

Betty Silvey

Posted on 21 September 2016 by KWBG

STRATFORD, Iowa—A funeral service has been set for 87-year old Betty Silvey, formerly of Stratford, Iowa.  She passed away Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at the Boone County Hospital in Boone, Iowa.  She had been a resident at the Eastern Star Masonic Home in Boone, Iowa since August 2016. The funeral service will be held Monday, […]

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Volunteers to Begin Ogden Survey This Week

Posted on 21 September 2016 by KWBG

OGDEN, Iowa—Between September 22nd and October 31st, the City of Ogden will be conducting a survey of residents living in the community to obtain information needed to apply for a Community Development Block Grant from the State of Iowa.  Approximately every other household in the community will be surveyed. The City is applying for grant […]

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Fire Department Burn to Close Streets Sunday

Posted on 21 September 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone Fire Chief Justin Adams told the Boone City Council this week that Sunday, September 25th is the day the Fire Department plans to burn down a house at 403 Benton Street.  The house on northwest corner of Mamie Eisenhower and Benton Street has been acquired by the city and has been used the […]

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Leah Worth, Horticulture Manager, Iowa Arboretum

Iowa Arboretum Welcomes New Horticulture Manager

Posted on 20 September 2016 by KWBG

Luther, Iowa—The Iowa Arboretum has announced the hiring of Leah Worth as the new Horticulture Project Manager.  Leah is originally from Willey, Iowa. She is a graduate of Iowa State University (BS and MS in horticulture).  She was employed by Country Landscapes and Gerten Greenhouse and Garden Center in Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota.  Leah has a […]

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Boone Community Theatre “Fox on the Fairway” This Weekend

Posted on 17 September 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone Community Theatre began performances of Ken Ludwig’s “Fox on the Fairway” Friday evening.  Evening performances continues tonight at 7:00 PM.  Three additional performances will take place on Friday and Saturday, September 23rd and 24th at 7:00 PM.  There will also be a matinee performance Saturday the 24th at 2:00 PM.  All performances will […]

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Winners From Some of the 2016 Pufferbilly Days™ Contests

Posted on 15 September 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Pufferbilly Days™ offers a number of ways for people to participate.  Winners have now been released in several categories: Mud Volleyball: 1st– Pond Scum 2nd– Slud Mutz 3rd– BAM   Photo Contest: Photojournalism 1st– Twila Ingham 2nd– Allen Joy   Photoshop Enhanced 1st– Twila Ingham 2nd– Twila Ingham 1st– Landra Reece (Teen) 2nd– Landra […]

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Supervisors Field Additional Pipeline Complaints

Posted on 14 September 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Once again, the Boone County Board of Supervisors received complaints about some of the work being done on the Dakota Access Pipeline in Boone County.  This week, the complaint, with documentation that included photos, was submitted by Dick and Judy Lamb.  The Lambs own property east of Boone on both the north and south […]

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Parade Chair Recognizes Many

Posted on 14 September 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Chair of the 2016 Pufferbilly Days™ Parade, Janet Schultz passed along a big Thank You! to many that helped make this year’s Pufferbilly Days happen.  Schultz sent a release to the media: THANK YOU! It HAPPENS because of YOU! The 2016 Boone Pufferbilly Committee & Parade Chair, wish to extend special thanks to […]

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Street Repairs Closes a Block of Monona Street

Posted on 14 September 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone Public Works has announced that they have closed Monona Street between 15th and 16th Streets for some necessary street repairs.  The closure starts today, Wednesday with the street expected to reopen by Friday, September 16th, weather permitting.

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