Fire damage on the Wagon Wheel Bridge
Boone vs #2 Waverly Shell Rock Baseball 3A Semifinals
Car Burglaries on the Rise
Outdoor Piano in Boone
Boone Baseball will be played on Wednesday at 9:00 a.m.

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Boone Parents, Motorists Reminded of Crossing Guard Changes

Posted on 03 August 2015

BOONE, Iowa—The Boone Police Department and Boone School District spent quite a bit of time in the last school year assessing the crossing guard program.  Director of Public Safety, Police Chief Bill Skare has sent an open letter to parents and a reminder for Boone residents that there will be some changes beginning later this […] Continue Reading

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Piano Will Travel

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Piano Will Travel

Posted on 03 August 2015

BOONE, Iowa—The piano sitting on the street corner at 8th and Story in downtown Boone will soon be relocated.  Chuck Behm says a number of businesses have contacted him about having the piano sitting in front of their businesses.  The Iron Horse, Boone Valley Brewing, and others will be hosting the outdoor piano.  Behm says […] Continue Reading

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Woodward Boil Order Lifted

Posted on 03 August 2015

WOODWARD, Iowa—Two sets of water samples have tested clean of bacteria, allowing the city of Woodward in Dallas County to lift a boil advisory issued last Friday. The city lost water pressure about 11 p.m. Thursday night during repairs to valves in a water main. After the city repaired the valves and restored pressure, the […] Continue Reading

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Wagon Wheel Bridge Damaged By Fire

Posted on 03 August 2015

BOONE, Iowa—The Wagon Wheel Bridge across the Des Moines River on 200th Street in Boone County sustained some moderate damage following a late night fire Sunday.  The Boone County Communications Center reported dispatching deputies and the Boone Fire Department about 11:00 Sunday evening.  Fire did moderate damage to the bridge deck.  The cause remains under […] Continue Reading

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State and National Sports

KWBG Sports for August 3rd

Posted on 03 August 2015

GAINESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Troy Merritt has earned his first PGA Tour win at the Quicken Loans National near Washington, DC. The 29-year old closed out a 4-under 67 with a long birdie putt on the 18th hole to wind up at 18 under par. Runner-up Rickie Fowler finished three shots back after shooting a […] Continue Reading

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Friday’s Recipes: Appelkaka and Crab Rangoon Dip & Wonton Chips 7.31.2015

Posted on 31 July 2015

Appelkaka (Apple Cake) by CK 1 loaf white bread 1 cup butter 3/4 tsp cinnamon 2 Tbsp sugar Applesauce 1 cup rich milk 3 egg yolks 1 tsp vanilla 1/2 tsp cornstarch Put bread through food chopper, mix with sugar, cinnamon and butter. Bake  for 10 minutes at 350 degrees. Fill bottom of shallow baking […] Continue Reading

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