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2017 03 15 Doug Nebbe poster Depots of IA Sat March 18 2017 2 pm JHA Museum

Railroad Fans Invited To a Free Program on Depots of Iowa

Posted on 15 March 2017 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Local railroad historian and rail fan Doug Nebbe of Ogden will present “Depots of Iowa” Saturday, March 18, 2017 at 2:00 PM in the exhibit area of the James H. Andrew Railroad Museum and History Center.  Best of all, the program is free! Nebbe will focus on several depots in particular, the Chicago and North […]

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Weather Related Announcements for March 13th

Posted on 13 March 2017 by KWBG

-Madrid Community Schools 2hour late start. No morning activities, no AM preschool. -Boone County Transportation running in town routes only today.

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How do you spell “repeat”? T-o-m-s.

Posted on 12 March 2017 by KWBG

At the State Individual Speech Contest Saturday at Johnston High School, Boone’s Emma Toms received a 1, the highest rating possible, from each of three judges in both of her events, Literary Program and Poetry.  It was the fourth consecutive time that Emma, a senior, competed at state and she has earned 1s every year. […]

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Emerald Ash Borer Detection's in Iowa.

Emerald Ash Borer Confirmed in Greene and Wayne Counties

Posted on 10 March 2017 by KWBG

DES MOINES, Iowa—The emerald ash borer (EAB), an exotic species of beetle that attacks and decimates ash trees, has been confirmed in Greene and Wayne Counties. Native to Asia, EAB has now made its way to forty-three counties in Iowa. Both recent detections occurred in rural areas. In Greene County, the insect was discovered east […]

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Mark Douglas Haase, 30, Boone sentenced this week  following drug conviction in January

Boone Man Sentenced to 25 Years on Drug Conviction

Posted on 10 March 2017 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—On March 6, 2017, a Boone County District Court Judge sentenced Mark Douglas Haase, 30, of Boone, Iowa, to 25 years in prison with the Iowa Department of Corrections.  According to the sentence Mark Haase will have to serve a minimum of 8 years in prison before being eligible for parole.  The sentencing is […]

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Dr. Diana Wright joins Boone County Hospital Specialty Clinic

BCH Specialty Clinic Adds Endocrinologist

Posted on 09 March 2017 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone County Hospital continues to make available additional services through a very busy Specialty Clinic.  It was announced this week that Dr. Diana Wright, Endocrinologist from Mercy Medical Center, will provide services in the Boone County Hospital Specialty Clinic.  She will be in the clinic the fourth Monday of every month. Her medical interests […]

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Cody Hicks, The Band

Pufferbilly Days™ Steering Committee Announces Entertainment

Posted on 08 March 2017 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Pufferbilly Days™ 2017 will be held September 7th through the 10th, and a full-slate of entertainment has just been released.  The downtown entertainment center will be alive Thursday night with Nice Bangs from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM.               Friday night, Abby Normal is sure to rock the […]

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Bowers, Redeker's, Diva Inside recognized at Chamber Annual Meeting

Bowers, Redeker’s, Diva Inside recognized at Chamber Annual Meeting

Posted on 07 March 2017 by KWBG

BOONE, IA – The Boone County Chamber of Commerce held its annual meeting at the Fareway Educational Center on Tuesday. Chamber President Jamie Williams called the meeting to order and presented the financial condition of the Chamber.  Williams reported the Chamber improved its net assets from the beginning of 2016 through the end of year […]

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Detour provided for traffic during bridge repair work beginning Thursday, March 9th.  The bridge on the Des Moines River at 270th Street (E-57) will be closed about 3-weeks.

Bridge Repairs on 270th Street at the Des Moines River Begin Thursday

Posted on 07 March 2017 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone County Engineer’s Office has announced that the bridge on 270th Street (E-57) over the Des Moines River will be closed starting Thursday March 9, 2017 for a period of about 3 weeks. There needs to be a repair work done to a damaged back wall. There will be a signed detour route […]

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Tornado Watch in Effect for Most of Iowa

Posted on 06 March 2017 by KWBG

DES MOINES, Iowa—The National Weather Service has issued a Tornado Watch for much of Iowa.  The watch is in effect until 10:00 PM Monday evening.  Thunderstorms will become likely by late afternoon and will move very quickly to the northeast.  There is a slight risk of severe storms with the main threat from damaging winds. […]

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