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Primary Election Results Canvassed

Posted on 14 June 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone County Board of Supervisors have canvassed the primary elections results and there were no significant changes to report.  County Auditor and Commissioner of Elections Philippe Meier had indicated there were four additional ballots that would be counted during the canvas.  Boone County has a pretty light voter turnout.  The statewide average, according […]

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DMACC HiSET Graduation Ceremony Thursday

Posted on 13 June 2016 by KWBG

  BOONE, Iowa—The Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) Boone Campus will host the 2016 High School Equivalency Test (HiSET)/High School Diploma Graduation Ceremony on Thursday, June 16 at 7 p.m. This will be the 39th year the DMACC Boone Campus has held this commencement ceremony. In addition, students who earned their Adult Basic High […]

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Today is Heat Awareness Day in Iowa

Today is Heat Awareness Day in Iowa

Posted on 09 June 2016 by KWBG

Hot weather is arriving for the next 3 days and will last into Sunday for the southern/western portions of the state! An area of thunderstorms will move through northeast sections early today…followed by afternoon sunshine and very warm temperatures. Friday and Saturday will be hot. Heat indices will rise into the mid 90s to lower […]

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Behn and Zinnel Selected For Supervisor Race

Posted on 08 June 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Primary Elections results are unofficial until they’ve been canvased, but there will not be any changes in the results from Tuesday.  Voters on the Republican ballot selected Chad Behn and Bill Zinnel as their candidates for the November General Election.  Behn had 508 votes, Zinnel 464.  Incumbent Chet Hollingshead finished third in the […]

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Municipal Band In Concert Wednesday

Posted on 07 June 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone Municipal Band will continue their Centennial Season with another regular Wednesday concert at the Herman Park Pavilion.  The concert will begin at 7:30 and should last about an hour.  The band, under the direction of Dave Richardson, will be performing:  Star Spangled Banner,  Centennial March, 1st Suite in E♭ – March, The Band […]

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IUB Issues Order Approving Pipeline Construction

IUB Issues Order Approving Pipeline Construction

Posted on 07 June 2016 by KWBG

DES MOINES, Iowa—The Iowa Utilities Board voted Monday to approve a request from Dakota Access to begin construction on their proposed oil pipeline.  Tuesday, the official order was approved and announced in a press release: During the Iowa Utilities Board meeting on June 6, 2016, in the Dakota Access pipeline, Docket No. HLP-2014-0001, the Board […]

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Summer Reading Program Kickoff Carnival Held

Summer Reading Program Kickoff Carnival Held

Posted on 07 June 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—It was a little breezy but still a great afternoon and evening to kickoff the Ericson Public Library’s Summer Reading Program.  Most of the focus is usually on the children’s summer reading program.  Sign up started last week and Zach Stier, Children’s Librarian says parents can sign up children anytime.  Summer reading program activities […]

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Boone County Hospital and UnityPoint Clinic® to Merge Clinics

Posted on 06 June 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone County Hospital (BCH) and UnityPoint Clinic® Family Medicine – Boone are pleased to announce that the UnityPoint Clinic in Boone will be merging with the BCH’s Boone County Family Medicine Clinic in the near future.  Under the new arrangement, BCH will own and operate the medical practices currently operated by UnityPoint Clinic.  Both […]

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Railroad Work Closes “X” Avenue During Daytime Hours

Posted on 06 June 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone County Engineer’s Office has announced that “X” Avenue in eastern Boone County, between 210th and 220th Streets will be closed during daylight hours because of work on the railroad overpass by the Union Pacific Railroad.  That portion of the “X” Avenue is expected to be closed between 7:30 AM until 5:00 PM […]

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Summer Reading Kickoff Carnival At Library Monday

Summer Reading Kickoff Carnival At Library Monday

Posted on 06 June 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Ericson Public Library Summer Reading Kickoff Carnival will be held Monday afternoon and evening from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM.  Last year, the Kickoff Carnival drew a huge turnout and set up a record amount of participation in the libraries summer reading program.  Because of the Carnival, 7th Street will be blocked off […]

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