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Court of Appeals to Hear Oral Arguments in Boone

Posted on 16 February 2015 by KWBG

DES MOINES, Iowa—On Tuesday, February 24, the Iowa Court of Appeals will hear oral arguments at the Des Moines Area Community College Boone Campus Auditorium, 1125 Hancock Drive, Boone, Iowa. Beginning at 2:30 p.m., three-member panels of Iowa Court of Appeals Judges will hear the oral arguments in two cases. The panel for the first […]

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Boone Council Meets

Posted on 16 February 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone City Council will hold a regular meeting at 7:00 PM Monday at the Boone City Hall.  The Council’s Agenda includes setting the Public Hearing on the city’s proposed 2016 Fiscal Year Budget.  That will be at the Council meeting on March 2nd. The Council will also receive a staff report on the […]

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School Construction Ahead of Schedule

School Construction Ahead of Schedule

Posted on 11 February 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone School Board had a chance Tuesday to walk through the new construction at the Boone High School.  The new area will include offices, commons area, cafeteria, a cafe, library and more.  Construction is currently ahead of schedule by about two months and is expected to be available for furnishings by June.  Superintendent […]

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0215 ‘DORS AWARD AUSTIN SWENSON

Swenson Recognized with ‘DORS Award

Posted on 11 February 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone School Board took time Tuesday to recognize Austin Swenson as the February ‘DORS Award recipient.  Boone School Superintendent Dr. Brad Manard, says the recognition is part of the ongoing practice in the district to recognize staff members who go over and above their regular jobs to provide exceptional “customer service”.  Austin Swenson, […]

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Conservation Board Withdraws Support for Regional Plan

Posted on 10 February 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone County Conservation Board, sited various issues when they voted this week not to take part in the three-county effort to develop a strategic plan for recreational development affecting Boone, Hamilton and Webster Counties.  The three counties had received a grant of $20,000 through the Iowa Parks Foundation to develop a plan that […]

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SNOW ORDINANCE!

Posted on 01 February 2015 by KWBG

The snow ordinance in the City of Boone will go into effect at 9:00 Sunday evening for residential areas and 11:00 Sunday night for the business district.  Any vehicles parked on the streets after those times will be ticketed and towed.

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Posted on 30 January 2015 by KWBG

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Boone School District To Realign Administration

Posted on 29 January 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Declining school enrollment is a challenge across Iowa as urban areas grow while rural populations decline. This is a challenge that confronts the Boone Community School District. For the 2014-15 school year, enrollment declined 48 students reducing the district anticipated funding for 2015-16 by approximately $300,000. The anticipated enrollment for 2015-16 will likely be […]

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EXTENSION CROP ESTIMATE

Extension Releases Crop Production Cost Estimates

Posted on 27 January 2015 by KWBG

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State University Extension and Outreach released its annual publication titled Estimated Costs of Crop Production in Iowa – 2015. The publication is intended to help farmers determine their own potential 2015 crop costs per acre and per bushel. The calculations take into consideration the various crop costs like tillage practices, machinery, […]

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36 Qualify for State, 5 in Two Events

Posted on 27 January 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone High School speech team turned in an impressive performance at District Large Group Contest Saturday at Centennial High School in Ankeny. Thirty-six performers in eight different categories earned I’s (on a scale of 1 to 4) at the district contest and qualified for State. A total of 63 students in 95 performing […]

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