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Volleyball Stays Perfect in the NCC, Defeats Clear Lake

By: Nathan Bloechl — nathanb@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa — It wasn’t pretty at times, but the Humboldt Wildcat volleyball team continued their roughshod tour through the North Central Conference, defeating Clear Lake 3-1 yesterday on the road. Humboldt looked poised to make quick work of the Lions taking set one 25-15. However, Clear Lake had other reservations, securing …

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Fire Destroys Dakota City Garage

By: Nathan Bloechl — nathanb@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa — A fire in a Dakota City garage has resulted in a total loss of property, says Humboldt Fire Chief Jim Gronbach. The call came in at about 5:24 p.m. Thursday afternoon. The garage fire was located at 5th Street North in Dakota City. The owner of the garage was …

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Volleyball Looks to Stay Hot, Win 11th Straight

By: Nathan Bloechl — nathanb@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa  — The Humboldt Wildcat volleyball team (19-3) winners of ten straight matches, will look to continue their hot streak with a road NCC match against Clear Lake this evening. Humboldt has not lost since September 9th — a sweep versus Spencer. Not only are the Cats carrying a in-season …

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Winter Parking Ordinance Discussed Again, Slight Changes Proposed

By: Nathan Bloechl — nathanb@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa — The Humboldt City Council once again discussed their upcoming plans for the winter parking ordinance in the city and agreed on some slight changes in 2017. City Administrator Travis Goedken indicated that the he only change he truly wanted to see was the ability to issue “snow emergencies” which …

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Council Reluctantly Approves Third, Final Reading for Flood Plain

By: Nathan Bloechl — nathanb@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa — In what seems has been an on-going headache for city officials, the Humboldt City Council approved the third and final reading for flood plain regulations within the city. The council had discussion at their previous meeting this month regarding the topic. The issue, as presented at their prior meeting, …

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City Awarded 80/20 Airport Grant

By: Nathan Bloechl — nathanb@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa — More improvements and upgrades will be coming to the Humboldt Municipal Airport. The Humboldt City Council approved an 80-20 grant with the DOT, Monday, for improvements at the airport. By definition, the 80-20 grant would see the DOT paying 80% of the costs for improvement, while the city will …

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Humboldt Cross Country Dominates Home Meet, Sweeps Titles

By: Nathan Bloechl — nathanb@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa — The Humboldt Boys and Girls Cross Country teams protected their home course with a dominating, sweep effort yesterday at a soggy Joe Sheldon Park. Joseph Kunert ran 17:35 good for a second place finish, Monday night. Freshman Quinton Orr continued his strong debut campaign with a 5th place finish …

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City Approves Slide Improvements for Aquatic Center

By: Nathan Bloechl — nathanb@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa  — Improvements to the Humboldt Family Aquatic Center could be forthcoming. The Humboldt City Council approved a $41,396.25 improvement plan for the slides at the center from Fischer Brothers of Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin. City Administrator Travis Goedken said the city budgeted $50,000 for the project. He said the council …

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Sacks, Turnovers Doom Humboldt in Algona

By: Nathan Bloechl — nathanb@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa — The chances were there. There were plenty of opportunities for Humboldt take a stranglehold on their Week 4 match-up with Algona. However, when push came to shove, it was Algona’s rabid defense rising to catapult the Bulldogs to their 3rd win in 2017, 16-13 over Humboldt, Friday evening. …

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Malloy, Honor Flight, Ready for Saturday Trip

By: Nathan Bloechl — nathanb@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa — The Brushy Creek Honor Flight will be taking part in their 15th flight this weekend leaving Fort Dodge for Washington D.C. Craig Malloy is on the board with Honor Flight. He spoke to KHBT News about the Humboldt veterans taking flight this weekend. The group will return to Fort …

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