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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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Shots Fired During Friday Incident

Posted on 07 April 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone Police Officers were sent to 321 Greene Street in Boone at 3:35 PM last Friday afternoon.  Officers were sent in response to a call received in the communications center.  While responding, officers were advised that shots had been fired.  Upon arrival, officers conducted a preliminary investigation revealed that the person that discharged the […]

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Toreador Trot Saturday Morning

Posted on 04 April 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—A little snow on the ground Friday morning is not expected to stop the 2nd Annual Toreador Trot, Saturday morning, beginning at the Boone Middle School.  The event was planned as a way to raise some funds for the purchase and maintenance of the Middle Schools fitness equipment and for teaching students about a […]

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DMACC Hosts Inaugural “In My Boots” 5K

Posted on 03 April 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—This weekend will mark the 2nd Annual Toreador Trot for the Boone Middle School.  The Toreador Trot is held in conjunction with the Annual Celebrate Families event at the Boone Middle School.  In two more weeks, there will be another run in Boone, planned by members of the DMACC community.  Des Moines Area Community […]

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Tickets Available For 61st Holy Week Services Breakfast

Posted on 03 April 2014 by KWBG

Boone, Iowa—Tickets are available now for Boone’s 61st Annual series of Inter-Church Holy Week Services Kick-Off Breakfast on Saturday, April 12th.  The breakfast will be held at the First Baptist Church at 612 8th Street in Boone and will feature Dave Anderson from the Iowa High School Athletic Association. Tickets for 7:00 AM Kick-Off Breakfast […]

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