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DMACC President Shows Winner at Governor’s Charity Steer Show

Posted on 19 August 2015 by KWBG

DES MOINES, Iowa—Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) President Rob Denson was the celebrity showman for the winning steer at the 2015 Governor’s Charity Steer Show held at the Pioneer Livestock Pavilion at the Iowa State Fair. Kibbie 5-0 was named after former Iowa State Senator Jack Kibbie who is affectionately known as the “father […]

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Many Turnout for Corridor Study Meeting

Posted on 19 August 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The City of Boone and the Iowa Department of Transportation hosted a public meeting for those interested in getting updated on a corridor study of US Highway 30 from the west side of Boone to IA 17.  The majority gathered around DOT engineers reviewing information about IA 17, in particular the discussion about realigning […]

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Pufferbilly Deadlines Approaching

Posted on 18 August 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The 2015 Pufferbilly Days ™ celebration is quickly approaching and there are a number of deadlines that are also approaching to participate in many of the activities.  One of the biggest will be the deadline for the annual Pufferbilly Days ™ Parade to be held Saturday, September 12th.  The original deadline was August 7th, […]

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Boone County Board Considers Calhoun County Drainage Policy

Posted on 18 August 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone County Board of Supervisors will be considering possible action adopting a drainage district policy that would deal with the possible construction of a pipeline facility through Boone County.  The policy was initially developed by the Calhoun County Supervisors and drew a quick reaction from Dakota Access, the company planning a proposed pipeline […]

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Council Takes Steps That Deal With Urban Farming

Posted on 18 August 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone City Council was approached last month and asked to consider permitting more urban farming in the community.  Specifically allowing residents to raise chickens.  The question is not new for the council.  The matter has come up several times in the past. Boone City Administrator Luke Nelson says the Council’s action was on […]

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Martin & Johansen Boone County 4-H Hall of Fame Recipients

Posted on 17 August 2015 by KWBG

  BOONE, Iowa—Bill Martin and Kristine Johansen of Boone County will be inducted into the 2015 Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame during a ceremony at the 4-H Exhibits Building at the Iowa State Fair on Sunday, Aug. 23. Ninety-two Iowa counties are participating this year and have selected 126 inductees for their outstanding service and […]

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Police Arrest Two in Connection With Burglaries

Posted on 14 August 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone Police today announced that two-young men have been arrested in connection with several reported burglaries of motor vehicles in Boone, primarily on the North side of the city.  In press releases from the Boone Police Department today, Commander John Sloter noted that on July 29, 2015 the Boone Police Department investigated a car […]

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Meier Promotes Pre-Registration for School Election

Posted on 14 August 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone County Auditor and Commissioner of Elections Philippe E. Meier is encouraging those who wish to vote in the 2015 School Election on September 8th to register early if they are not already registered or if they have moved and need to update their address since the last time they voted. In order to […]

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King Town Hall Meeting in Boone Friday

Posted on 13 August 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Iowa 4th District Congressman Steve King will hold a town hall meeting in Boone Friday afternoon at the Good News Room in the Livery at 806 7th Street.  King’s staff says the Congressman is scheduled to be at the Good News Room from 4:00 PM until 5:00 PM on Friday.

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Police Recover Stolen Handgun

Posted on 13 August 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone Police Department has been investigating a series of car burglaries that have occurred around the community over the past several weeks.  Commander John Sloter today reported that one of the burglaries that occurred on July 29, 2015 in the 1500 Block of Monona Street included that theft of a handgun.  Sloter says […]

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