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4-H’ers Model Today’s Trendy Fashions

Posted on 25 July 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone County 4-H’ers modeled purchased and constructed outfits at the 4-H Fashion Show on Monday evening, July 14th at the Community Building on the Boone county Fairgrounds.  Three Seniors were selected to represent Boone County at the Iowa State Fair: Madeleine Bretey of the Luther Livewires 4-H Club in Fashion Revue, Mattea Doran of […]

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IRS Telephone Scam Reported in Boone

Posted on 25 July 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone Police Department is urging its citizens to be aware of a telephone scam involving a demand from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) for an immediate payment of delinquent income taxes. Commander John Sloter with the Boone Police Department reported that they recently received a complaint from a citizens saying they had received […]

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4-H’ers Advance to State Fair with Working Exhibits

Posted on 25 July 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Two 4-H working exhibits were selected to advance to the Iowa State Fair during 4-H Extravaganza at the Boone County Fair on July 18.  The purpose of working exhibits is for 4-H members to develop their communication skills through interacting with their audience.  They must attract the audience and involve the audience in a […]

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51 Boone County 4-H Exhibits Selected for State Fair

Posted on 25 July 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—One-hundred-ninety five (195) 4-H members entered a total of eight hundred sixty two (862) 4-H family consumer science and special interest exhibits at the 2014 Boone County Fair on Wednesday, July 16, 2014. Fourteen judges visited with 4-H members about their exhibits during conference judging.  Members talked about their goals, steps they went through […]

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Pufferbilly Parade Entry Deadline Extended

Posted on 24 July 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The deadline to submit an entry for the Pufferbilly Days™ Parade has been extended a week to August 15th.  The parade will be held Saturday, September 6th at 9:30 AM.  Complete information about the parade, including applications for the parade are available online here or by stopping at the Boone Area Chamber of Commerce […]

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2014 Habitat House Boone

Habitat Looking Forward to 2015

Posted on 24 July 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—As one house nears completion, Habitat for Humanity of Boone and Greene Counties is beginning to look forward to their next project, another home planned for Boone in 2015.  To build a new home, Habitat must have a partner family and is currently planning to hold a couple of informational meetings in August to […]

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Courthouse Telephone Problems

Posted on 24 July 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—For the second day in a row, the Boone County Courthouse is experiencing issues with it’s telephone system.  County Auditor Phil Meier in an e-mail noted that some callers get a busy signal, others are cut off in mid-conversation.  The problem began Wednesday and was continuing Thursday morning.  In Meier’s e-mail to the media, […]

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Municipal Band Wednesday Concerts End Tonight

Posted on 23 July 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The weather is expected to be excellent for the Boone Municipal Band as they conclude their regular series of Wednesday evening band concerts at the Herman Park Pavilion.  The band begins their season with a Wednesday concert after Memorial Day and concludes the season in July following he Iowa Municipal Band Festival.  This year […]

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Council Stays With Current Burning Ordinance

Posted on 23 July 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone City Council voted this week to continue with the city’s current ordinance that deals with the burning of yard waste.  Boone Mayor John Slight has said repeatedly that the issue of open burning of yard waste has always been controversial.  He said many people, on both sides of the issue, are very […]

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Wound staff with new chamber

New Wound Treatment Equipment Arrives

Posted on 22 July 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Two hyperbaric oxygen chambers, weighing nearly a ton, were delivered to the Boone County Hospital Tuesday morning.  Each chamber measures 9′ by 4′ by 5′ and are located in the new state-of-the-art wound healing center.  The center’s name has been changed from the Wound Clinic to the Wound and Hyperbaric Center.  Besides the name […]

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