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Bob Fisher, recipient of the Boone Community Dedication Award with Boone Mayor John Slight.

Fisher Recognized With Dedication Award

Posted on 09 September 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone Mayor John Slight presented the annual Community Dedication Award to Bob Fisher during the opening ceremonies of the 40th Annual Pufferbilly Days™ celebration Thursday evening.  Fisher was selected unanimously by the Boone City Council when they considered this year’s list of nominees.  Fisher was recognized for his commitment to the community as a […]

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Boone County Plans for Possible Pipeline Protest

Posted on 08 September 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone County Engineer Scott Kruse today released information about a potential road closure due to a possible planned protest in Boone County against the Dakota Access Pipeline project.  In a release emailed from the County Engineer, Kruse said information has been made available leading his office and the Boone County Sheriff’s Department to expect […]

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Supervisors Approve Recovery Month Proclamation

Posted on 08 September 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Every September, the Boone County Board of Supervisors are asked to adopt a proclamation recognizing National Recovery Month. The proclamation this year was presented by Youth Standing Strong (previously Youth and Shelter Services-YSS) and Community and Family Resources.  Tina Palmer and Michelle De La Riva met with the Supervisors Wednesday. A “Walk for Wellness-Race […]

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Rain puts a damper on the Speedway

Posted on 08 September 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, IA – After delays in race start times on Wednesday, the Boone Speedway thought they could start.  However, early evening rains resulted in a total postponement.  The Wednesday slate AND the Thursday slate of races are scheduled to being on Thursday morning at 9  

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Super Nationals delayed for Wednesday

Posted on 07 September 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Ia – Representatives from the Boone Speedway announced on Wednesday afternoon that they are planning to race, but that the start time will be delayed.  As of around 4pm, the jet dryer was working on the track to get it dried out enough to drop the green flag for qualifying runs.

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All Warning Sirens in Boone Should Be Operational

Posted on 07 September 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone City Administrator and Director of Public Safety Bill Skare says no parts have been installed in the warning siren located near Lowell Park and that should make all the sirens operational.  Because of the weather conditions, a test of the siren will not be conducted.  The next regular test of the sirens in […]

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Xenia Refinances Debt, Significant Interest Savings Expected

Posted on 07 September 2016 by KWBG

BOUTON, Iowa – Xenia Rural Water District has finalized and closed a refinancing of its 2006 bond issue for debt service savings.  This 2016 refinancing fully retires the 2006 bonds and will provide significant annual cash flow savings, starting in 2017, of approximately $500,000 per year.  “This refinancing marks 2016 as a transformative year for […]

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Yet Another Siren Needing Repairs

Posted on 07 September 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Interim Boone City Administrator and Director of Public Safety, Bill Skare, is a little frustrated that the city’s outdoor warning sirens are not completely operational.  Actually, there’s only one siren that is not working at this time, but hopefully can be fixed today (Wednesday).  That siren is located on the northeast side of the […]

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Jody Ray Anderson, 42, Dayton, Iowa

Dayton Man Sentenced to 20-years for Sex Offenses

Posted on 07 September 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone County Attorney Daniel Kolacia announced this week that a Boone County District Court sentenced Jody Ray Anderson, 42, of Dayton, Iowa, to twenty (20) years in prison for Sexual Abuse in the 3rd Degree, a class C Felony in violation of Iowa Code Section 709.4(1)(b)(2) and Lascivious Acts with a Child, a class C […]

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Boone Police Identify Man Wounded in Stabbing at Speedway

Posted on 06 September 2016 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone Police today officially identified the man who was hospitalized with stab wounds following an early morning altercation at the Boone Speedway Monday morning.  Commander John Sloter of the Boone Police Department said 46-year old Scott Gregory Davis of Madrid was first taken to the Boone County Hospital then was transported to Mercy Hospital […]

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