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  • Humboldt board of supervisors meeting

    At the Humboldt board of supervisors meeting this morning. Paul Jacobson spoke and had the engineer salary contract finalized at a 3.1% increase totaling $97,000. It was motioned and passed unanimously. He was then asked by the board what the new 10 cent increase in the gas tax would do for Humboldt County. Click on the link above to hear what he had to say. Read More
  • Humboldt Community School Round up

    Humboldt Community schools is accepting students to be accepted at Mease Elementary for the 2015-2016 school year in Kindergarten or Early Childhood classes. Round up will be held on Friday march 20th at Mease Elementary. All children who will be 4 or 5 by Sept. 15 are welcome to attend. Read More
  • Humboldt PD wraps up Embezzlement investigation

    The Humboldt Police department has completed a 6 month investigation into embezzlement from a local company. CJC Mechanical Solutions of Humboldt reported they had uncovered a substantial theft by their office manager. As a result of the investigation, it was found the thefts totaled more than 200k. Krissy M Johnson, former office manager of CJC Mechanical solutions has been charged with 7 counts of theft in the first degree, 7 counts of fraudulent practices in the first degree and 1 count of ongoing criminal conduct.
    The Humboldt PD would like to thank the Humboldt county Sheriffs’ office, the Iowa Department of Natural Resources and the Iowa department of transportation for their assistance in the investigation!

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  • Boys Basketball District Final Results

    The Humboldt boys basketball season ended last night in Fort Dodge at the hands of conference foe Webster City. The Lynx shot 13-23 from behind the 3 point line enroute to a 80-67 victory over the Wildcats. Senior Mason Meyers led all scorers with 37 points for the Lynx, which also helped him cross the 1000 point milestone for his career. Alec Fuhs scored 17 and Landon Daniels had 16 as well for the Lynx. The cats were paced by Senior Jaxon Heinz who scored 25, and Brady Ross chipped in 24. The Lynx now move on to the Substate finals to face Waverly Shell Rock on Monday night Read More
  • Boys Basketball

    The boys went to Webster City Monday and defeated the Iowa Falls-Alden Cadets 50-35. Jaxon Heinz paced the scoring for the Cats with 19, Thomas Orness scored 15, and Kenny Kuyper chipped in 11 to round out the double digit scorers. Here's what coach Mohling had to say about the win: Read More
  • Girls basketball Playoffs

    Saturday night saw the Humboldt girls basketball season come to a screeching halt as the Spencer Tigers won 67-58. The Cats were led by Avery Terwilliger’s 23 points, and Kessa Kuyper also chipped in 17 of her own in the loss. The Tigers were paced by Kelli Kramer’s 17 and Kelsey Rolfes’s 16. Here’s what Coach Mooney had to say about the loss: Read More