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01/17/2018 - 9:17am
As fall progressed into winter boat sightings on Don Williams Lake diminished. And along with the boats, the fishermen. Then the water froze over and fishing picked up - ice fishing that is.  Tanner Scheuermann, Boone County Conservation Director, said that since the first of the year he is seeing on average, about five to six ice shacks on the lake daily. “We even had some brave souls...
01/17/2018 - 9:13am
Back in June of 2017 voters passed a $10.875 million bond issue allowing the district to proceed with a facility project that involves a sixth through eighth grade classroom addition at Ogden High School and remodeling of the classroom areas at the middle school to accommodate pre-K through fifth grade. After that, “it’s been a...
01/09/2018 - 2:25pm
Iowa State University Extension & Outreach Community Economic Development will share the results of Ogden’s Housing Needs Assessment at two Town Hall events scheduled for later this month. The Town Hall events will be held at 2 p.m. and repeated again at 6:30 p.m., on Monday, January 29, 2018, at the Leonard A. Good Community Center, 114...
01/09/2018 - 2:17pm
Renewable Energy Group (REG) partners with Boone County High School  Manufacturing Program   Students from the Ogden high school manufacturing class have a better understanding on controlling workplace hazards, and they also have some new personal protective equipment, thanks to Renewable Energy Group (REG), based in Ames.  Joe...
01/09/2018 - 2:15pm
Our Town, Make it Yours!  At the beginning of  2017, Ogden welcomed their visitors with two new signs boding this motto along with a new logo that depicts our friendly town. In 2018, the project continues with additional new signage. Phase 2 of the signage project led by the Ogden Legacy Signage Committee included the installation of an...
01/02/2018 - 4:18pm
The Boone County Conservation Board, the Cities of Boone, Boxholm, Madrid and the Boone County Landfill have announced that the Tree-Cycle program for recycling Christmas trees is going to run from Jan. 1 through Jan. 13, 2018. The Tree-Cycle program accepts only clean Christmas trees (all ornaments, lights, tinsel, bags and tree stands must be...
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