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Humboldt Native Honored Into Iowa Blues Hall of Fame

By: Nathan Bloechl --- nathanb@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa --- Humboldt native Ardie Strutzenberg is now a member of the Iowa Blues Hall of Fame. The story was first reported in the Fort Dodge Messenger. According to his Iowa Blues Hall of Fame Profile, Strutzenberg has been a figure in the Iowa blues scene ...
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More Answers for Animal Control Building Looming?

By: Nathan Bloechl --- nathanb@977thebolt.com Dakota City, Iowa --- Another relatively major decision the Humboldt County Board of Supervisors have faced in the last couple of weeks was animal control --- and where to place the new building. Today, answers could be in the cards as County Sheriff Dean Kruger will look ...
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Wind Turbine Ordinance Back on Agenda for Supervisors

By: Nathan Bloechl --- nathanb@977thebolt.com Dakota City, Iowa --- The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors will once again work through the county's proposed Wind Turbine ordinance this morning at the Humboldt County Courthouse. County Attorney Jon Beaty will be on hand for the proceedings as well. Talks of the ordinance had relatively ...
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Two Arrested Following “Kum-N-Go” Burglary

Humboldt, Iowa --- A pair of Fort Dodge men are facing charges in Humboldt County following arrests made last week. Humboldt County Law enforcement officials say 25-year old Michael Graves and 29-year old Lucas Osborne, both of Fort Dodge were arrested and charged with 2nd degree Robbery, a Class C felony, ...
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One Uninjured in Sunday Accident

By: Nathan Bloechl --- nathanb@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa --- One person is uninjured following a Sunday evening accident, according to the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office. Humboldt Law Enforcement officials say 38-year old Jessica Fuller was westbound on Highway 3 near 220th Street and Iowa Avenue. Fuller attempted to turn north onto Iowa Avenue ...
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Secondary Roads to Close C49

By: Nathan Bloechl --- nathanb@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa --- Humboldt County Secondary Roads will now be closing County Road C49 from County Road P19 (Arizona Avenue), east to Highway 169 for a concrete paving project beginning Monday, April 23rd. The news comes from County Engineer Ben Loots. Loots asks patrons within that area ...
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LISTEN: Windmill Ordinance Spins Forward

By: Nathan Bloechl --- nathanb@977thebolt.com Dakota City, Iowa --- The on-going struggle for a direction on where the county wants to go in terms of their windmill ordinance is finally starting to take shape. Monday the supervisors introduced their first ordinance on windmills before several in attendance at the county courthouse. The ...
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Supervisors to Discuss LEC/Fire Department Radios Today

By: Nathan Bloechl --- nathanb@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa --- The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors will be busy once again this week with a pair of meeting this afternoon. First, at 2:00 p.m., the supervisors will meet to discuss the brand new Motorola Radio Tower for the Humboldt Law Enforcement teams. The original ...
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Fence Damaged in One Vehicle Accident Saturday

Humboldt, Iowa --- The Humboldt Police Department says a fence line was damaged as the result of a single vehicle car accident in Humboldt, Saturday night. Law enforcement officials say 23-year old, David Allen Decker of Humboldt, was the driver. A Mid-American Energy employee made it known to Humboldt Police that ...
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School District Sets Budget for FY18-19

By: Nathan Bloechl --- nathanb@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa --- The Humboldt Community School District School Board met Monday to discuss the district's 2018-19 budget. Under the direction of Superintendent Greg Darling and Finance Manager Annie Rathke, the board presented the proposed budget for 2018-2019 school year. This year's proposed budget has a tax levy ...
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