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LEC to Discuss Motorola Radio Equipment Tomorrow

By: Nathan Bloechl — nathanb@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa — The Humboldt Law Enforcement Center will hold continued discussion tomorrow on purchasing new radio equipment for the Humboldt Police and Sheriff’s departments. The issue stems from a lightning strike that eroded their current system. Sheriff Dean Kruger explained the issue to the Humboldt County Board of Supervisors at yesterday’s …

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City to Discuss 2017 Roadway Maintenance Project Tonight

By: Nathan Bloechl — nathanb@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa — There will be a public hearing this evening for the Humboldt City Council, as they look to finalize plans, specifications as well as gather an engineer’s estimate for the 2017 Roadway System Maintenance Project. The public hearing will begin at 5:30 p.m. this evening. Following the public hearing, the …

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Despite Loss, “Hardest Cats Have Played All Year” Says Thomas

By: Nathan Bloechl — nathanb@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa — The game of football — no sports, in general — can be excruciatingly difficult at times. For all of the highs, it’s the lows that stick with you. Mince no words, Humboldt did not win Friday evening against the bigger, faster and stronger Sioux City Bishop Heelan last Friday, …

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Cross Country to Spencer for State Qualifying

By: Nathan Bloechl — nathanb@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa — The Humboldt Wildcat cross country now knows their post-season fate. Two hours prior to competing in the North Central Conference meet, the Iowa High School Athletic Association announced regional sites for the 2017 State Qualifying Cross Country meets. Humboldt will travel to Spencer in the 3A meet. The Wildcats …

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5-Peat: Girls Cross County Continues Dominance in NCC

By: Nathan Bloechl — nathanb@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa — Another year. Another North Central Conference title for the Humboldt Girl’s Cross Country team. The #3 team in the state in Class 3A looked the part of the juggernaut they’ve blossomed into last evening, with a dominating victory at River Road Golf Course, placing five girls inside the …

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No Bluffing: Warriors throttle Humboldt After Friday Rain Out

By: Nathan Bloechl — nathanb@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa — After sweeping, state-wide rain showers dampened many Friday night football games across the state, the Humboldt Wildcats would need to wait 22 hours before attempting to ruin any Sergeant-Bluff Luton homecoming festivities. With submerged sidelines and poor driving conditions, the two sides met and discussed Friday that it would …

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HCMH Board of Trustees Approves to Accept USDA Funding for Building Project

By: Nathan Bloechl — nathanb@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa — The Humboldt County Memorial Hospital announced Monday morning it’s plan to expand it’s facilities. The work has been on-going within hospital administration dating back to July of 2015. “We’re very excited” Hosptial CEO Michelle Sleiter said. “There’s a lot of work to do, a lot of questions still be …

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Cats Drop Back-to-Back NCC Matches, Algona Stuns Humboldt

By: Nathan Bloechl — nathanb@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa — When Humboldt and Algona meet up — in any sport — it’s usually going to be a good contest. The Algona football team held off Humboldt’s late rally earlier this year, the basketball teams met up in spirited contests last season, the baseball and softball teams have engaged in …

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AUDIO:Darling Comments on School Threats, Safety in Humboldt

By: Nathan Bloechl — nathanb@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa — Humboldt Schools Superintendent Greg Darling talked with KHBT about how the recent school threats to area schools impact Humboldt. Just this week, nearby Algona, Clarion-Goldifeld-Dows and Eagle Grove Schools have all entered lock-downs based on threats received via social media.

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Bank Iowa Food Drive Underway

By: Nathan Bloechl — nathanb@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa — The Bank Iowa “Pack the Pantry” Food Drive is now underway. The drive will help benefit the Humboldt County Food Pantry. Residents of the county are asked to donate unexpired and/or non-perishable foods as well as personal hygiene supplies. The donations will be accepted at Bank Iowa in downtown …

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