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Martin Recognized

Martin Recognized

Posted on 17 February 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Boone Mayor John Slight and the Boone City Council recognized retiring Utility Superintendent Roy Martin during their meeting Monday.  Martin has worked for the city for more than 41-years.  He started in the Street Department, then became Superintendent of the Wastewater Plant.  In the 90’s Martin became Superintendent of Utilities combining oversight of both […]

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Home Show Events to Support Humane Society

Posted on 16 February 2015 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone Area Humane Society (BAHS) is participating in the Boone Area Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Home and Garden Show! Friday Night is “Who Takes The Cake?” Auction event night, with up to 15 cakes from area bakers being auctioned to the highest bidder.  Auction is limited to 15 cakes, with all of them being […]

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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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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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