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There was a lot of support shown in the nomination of Karen Hesser for the monthly 'DORS Award

Hesser Selected for ‘DORS Award

Posted on 09 January 2018 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone School Board took time Monday evening to recognize another individual with the district’s ‘DORS Award.  ‘DORS is an acronym for Dedicated, Outstanding, and Respected Service.  This month, a former district employee, now substitute and volunteer, Karen Hesser was nominated.  What started as a nomination actually grew into a ground swell by the […]

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Council Considers Hotel/Motel Tax Grant Applications

Posted on 08 January 2018 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone City Council will hold a Special Meeting Monday evening to consider the applications received requesting a share of the city’s Hotel/Motel Tax.  The city has received nine applications seeking nearly $173,000.  The requests do not include items the council has allocated funds for in the past, like the 4th of July fireworks.  […]

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Pictured above, Kretzinger receives a check from Scot Kinne (middle), Community Bank President, Boone, and Cody Bowers (left), Vice President and Commercial Lender, Boone.  On January 1, Bowers also became one of three individuals representing Boone County on the Heart of Iowa Habitat for Humanity Board of Directors.

US Bank Foundation Supports Habitat For Humanity

Posted on 05 January 2018 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Heart of Iowa Habitat for Humanity is pleased to share that the U.S. Bank Foundation has provided $5,000 in financial support for the new Habitat house to be built in 2018.  This home, at 515 McPherson Street in Boone, will be built in partnership with the Lindsay Fitzgerald family. Erich Kretzinger, Executive Director for […]

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Captain Pam Kasten, Corps Officer, Salvation Army Boone Corps, January 05, 2018

Posted on 05 January 2018 by KWBG

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Andy McGuire, Democratic Candidate for Governor of Iowa, December 29, 2017

Posted on 04 January 2018 by KWBG

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Kurt Phillips, Executive Director, Boone County Chamber of Commerce, January 4, 2018

Posted on 04 January 2018 by KWBG

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Kathy Albright is the partner family for the Heart of Iowa Habitat Home in Madrid

Madrid Habitat House Dedication Sunday

Posted on 04 January 2018 by KWBG

MADRID, Iowa—A Habitat for Humanity house dedication ceremony has never taken place in Boone County in the month of January, but then the latest home built in Madrid has been very different from the start. The project began with a public groundbreaking on Sunday, April 9, with handicap-accessibility integrated into the house blueprints as early […]

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Watermain Break Leads to Street Closure in Boone

Posted on 04 January 2018 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone Public Works has announced that West 1st Street, between McPherson and Williams Streets is currently closed due to a watermain break.

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Rebecca Roorda, left, receives the Outstanding Service Award from Boone County Conservation Executive Director Tanner Scheuermann during the December 11th Conservation Board meeting.

Roorda Retires From Boone County Conservation Board

Posted on 03 January 2018 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone County Conservation Board and staff took time at their last regular meeting in December to recognize Rebecca Roorda with an Outstanding Service Award for 12-years of service to Boone County residents as a member of the Boone County Conservation Board.  Roorda officially retired from the board on December 31, 2017.  The position […]

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Boone Schools Announces 2-Hour Delay Thursday Morning

Posted on 03 January 2018 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Windchill Advisory in effect from 9:00 PM tonight until 9:00 AM Thursday morning has led the Boone Community School District to delay the start of classes by 2-hours Thursday morning.

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