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Council Displeased With Crawford Street Delays

Posted on 17 August 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone City Council expressed their dissatisfaction with delays in the Crawford Street reconstruction project during a regular meeting of council on Monday.  Boone Mayor John Slight said Tuesday on KWBG that the delays are the result of the need to relocate natural gas service lines and that work had not taken place.  In […]

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Temporary Bridge Closure Planned Wednesday

Posted on 16 August 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone County Engineer’s Office has announced a brief, temporary bridge closure from 1298 Montana Rd. south 1000 ft. tomorrow (August 17th, 2016) to do soil borings for a potential bridge replacement of the Honey Creek Bridge.  Residents that make use of that route should plan accordingly.

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County Closes Rural Road for Culvert Work

Posted on 16 August 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone County Engineer’s Office announced today that a portion of 192nd Street will be closed to thru traffic from “J” Avenue to 188th Street.  The project is expected to take about 3-weeks weather permitting.  Those that usually travel on the stretch of road will need to find an alternate route during construction.

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Two New Officers Join Boone PD

Two New Officers Join Boone PD

Posted on 16 August 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone Mayor John Slight swore in two new members of the Boone Police Department during the Boone City Council meeting Monday.  Joining the department will be Connor McCuen and Mario Gonzalez.  McCuen begins taking part in the departments training program this week, Gonzalez next week.  The training program is 24-weeks long.  Both will also […]

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Council Approves Development Agreement with Abbott Homes, Inc.

Posted on 16 August 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone City Council approved a new development agreement with Abbott Homes Incorporated.  The development agreement is directed toward the construction of new homes on property that was once the site of the Lowell Elementary School Building.  City staff reported to the Council that five homes have already been built on the property.  Three […]

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Food Pantry Shelves Restocked in Record Time

Food Pantry Shelves Restocked in Record Time

Posted on 13 August 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Salvation Army of Boone County would like to publicly thank the residents of Boone County for helping us restock our food pantry shelves.  On August 8 The Salvation Army reached out to the community with the emergency of bare shelves within its food pantry which serves residents of Boone County.  By August 12, […]

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Bagging Contest at Iowa State Fair

Bagging Contest at Iowa State Fair

Posted on 12 August 2016 by KWBG

In today’s Bagging Contest at the Iowa State Fair, Fareway’s Trevor Erb took 4th place overall. Shown in picture right to left:  Trevor Erb, Ben O’Neil, Sean Fitzsimmons, Kevin Keisel.

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Two Juveniles Charged in Vandalism Case

Posted on 12 August 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone Police Department has brought charges against two-juveniles as a result of their investigation in one of several cases of vandalism reported earlier this week.  Commander John Sloter released information Friday on vandalism that occurred at the Lincoln Elementary and Futures Schools.  The initial report was that a subject or group of subjects […]

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New Siren Out of Service

Posted on 11 August 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The City of Boone has multiple warning sirens spread across the community.  In the past few years, and effort has been underway to upgrade all the old sirens and that task was completed late last month.  Or at least that was the plan.  The last of the new sirens was installed at the Boone […]

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Linda Kaye Brown

Posted on 11 August 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—A funeral service has been set for 69-year old Linda Kaye Brown of Ogden, Iowa and formerly of Boone, Iowa.  She passed away August 11, 2016.  The service will be held Monday, August 15, 2016 at the Salvation Army Church, 503 Benton Street, Boone, Iowa.  Burial will be held in the Squire-Boone Cemetery located […]

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