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  • Lost Bank Bag- Good Man

    Hello Humboldt. Brandy here, your KHBT news director. Last night around 7:30 pm a man found a bank bag, and returned it to police. If anyone has any information on how to get a hold of this good Samaritan please contact me at: 515-368-0444 I would like to personally thank him. Read More
  • Ms. Wheelchair America National Title

    Katie Helmers of Dakota City will travel to Des Moines, Iowa, the last week of July to compete for the title of Ms. Wheelchair America 2016. Helmers, who describes herself as outgoing, sassy and friendly , currently holds the title of Ms. Wheelchair Iowa 2015. She will participate in intensive personal interviews and workshops during the week-long event. The week long contest culminates with a night of platform speeches on July 31, 2015 and the crowning of the new National titleholder on August 1, 2015. If crowned, Helmers will spend the next year traveling across America to break barriers faced by people with disabilities. Read More
  • Iowa State Bank Helps Kids With Supplys

    It's Important to have the essential tools for success. Especially when attending school. Iowa State Bank is helping with this. The bank is sponsoring a school supply drive for the 2015-2016 school year to benefit CWL Elementary. The drive will give needy children necessary school supplies to start the school year off without any snags. Read More

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  • Wildcat Softball Wins 4th Straight

    The Humboldt Wildcat softball team hit the road last night, traveling to Iowa Falls to take on Iowa Falls Alden, and came away with their fourth straight win. Humboldt trailed 2 to 1 after 3 innings, but then scored 10 unanswered runs the rest of the way to record their 4th straight win. The Wildcats down Alden 11 to 2. Halie George led the offense going 3 for 4 in the game. Kelsey Peters and Taylor Gidel each drove in three runs for the Wildcats. Avery Terwilliger struck out 8 on her way to her 18th pitching victory of the season. The Wildcats wrap up the week at home Friday night. They will entertain the Algona Bulldogs at Wildcat Field. Humboldt downed Algona 10 to 2 in their first meeting earlier this year. The Wildcat - Bulldog matchup can be heard on KHBT Radio. Read More
  • Humboldt Baseball

    The Humboldt Wildcat baseball team picked off another conference foe Wednesday night when they traveled to Webster City. The Wildcats picked up their 16th win of the season with a 14 to 5 victory. Humboldt built a 5 to 0 lead in the early innings, and sealed the win with 6 runs in the 4th. Connor Vitzthum threw the 5 inning complete game to pick up the win on the mound, his 4th of the season. Chris Witzke continued his hot streak at the plate, going 3 for 4 for the second night in a row. Witzke also drove in 3 runs for the Wildcats. Devon Clark and Austin Zylstra each had 2 hits for Humboldt. The Wildcats are now 16 and 5 on the season and 8 and 2 in the conference. The baseball team is back in action Friday night when they host the Algona Bulldogs in a double header at Wildcat Field. Read More
  • Wildcat Softball

    After losing 3 games over this past weekend the Wildcat Softball team has won every game this week. Including a 12 to 2 win Wednesday night over South Central Calhoun. The Wildcats jumped out to a 3 - 0 lead in the first and wrapped up the 5 inning win with 4 runs in the 5th inning. Beth Duffield led the offensive attack for Humboldt with 3 hits. Maggie Duffield, Avery Terwilliger and Cassie Shimon each had 2. Thursday night the Wildcats are on the road as they travel to take on Iowa Falls Alden before returning home to wrap up their week Friday night against the Algona Bulldogs. Friday night's game can be heard on KHBT Radio. Read More