Boone County Museum Honoring Iowa Hero In Disrepair
MOINGONA, Iowa- The museum opened to honor Iowa Heroine Kate Shelley is closed, and falling into disrepair. Shelley received national attention after she crossed a rail trestle at night over the Des Moines River in a storm to warn and on-coming train about the bridge over Honey Creek was washed out. The train was stopped at the Moingona Depot, and many lives were saved.