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Food Drive Fills Ambulance and More

By: Sam T. Jensen --- samj@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa --- The Humboldt County Memorial Hospital staff released the results of the 7th Annual Warm the Heart Food Drive Thursday. The event, which helped raise money and food for the Humboldt County Food Pantry, was held Wednesday where donations were accepted from 7AM ...
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Prestage Aiming for March Open

KHBT (Radio Iowa) --- The massive 240-million dollar Prestage Farms pork processing plant is aiming for a March open. The plant, in nearby Eagle Grove, has been in the planning and construction stage for nearly three years. The tentative open date, per CEO Ron Prestage is March 4th. Staffing is currently ...
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City to Host Downtown Revitlization Meeting Wednesday

By: Nathan Bloechl --- nathanb@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa --- The City of Humboldt will be hosting  a set of downtown revitalization meetings this Wednesday (tomorrow) at the Senior City per city administrator Travis Goedken. The first meeting will run from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. and is meant for businesses and property owners ...
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Humota Theater Seats Go Like Wildfire!

By: Nathan Bloechl --- nathanb@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa --- The Humota Movie Group allowed residents to take a piece of history with them this weekend and the seats went like wildfire. The movie theater received an anonymous donation of 350 new seats and saw their old ones get sapped up by eager residents ...
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Winter Weather Advisory, Bitter Cold Wind Chills Expected

By: Nathan Bloechl --- nathanb@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa --- Freezing cold wind chills are once again expected to infiltrate the area, beginning tonight, according to the National Weather Service. The NWS reports that tonight, after a band of freezing rain, sleet and snow, bitter cold wind chills will arrive late tonight into tomorrow ...
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Iowa DNR to Hold Meeting in Algona for Area Hunters

KHBT --- The Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is hosting a series of town hall-style meetings where local staff will provide updates on recently completed hunting seasons, discuss possible changes to hunting rules and regulations, and address other topics as requested. Locally, the Iowa DNR will be at Waters Edge Nature ...
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County Supervisors, Kruger Agree on Compensation for Service People

By: Nathan Bloechl --- nathanb@977thebolt.com Dakota City, Iowa --- On the coldest day of the year to this point, the Humboldt Law Enforcement teams were hard at work, despite the courthouse closing. After deliberating Monday, the Humboldt County Board of Supervisors, in addition with sheriff Dean Kruger himself, came to the decision ...
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Humota Movie Group to Give Away Seats This Weekend

KHBT --- This Saturday and Sunday the Humota Movie Group are opening the theater doors to the public to anyone who wants to come take home a Humota seat. For months you've been joking about taking home seats, but this weekend that becomes a reality. If you would like your own ...
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Boys Basketball: Carlson Scorches Nets for 22 Points in Humboldt Win

By: Nathan Bloechl --- nathanb@977thebolt.com Humboldt, Iowa --- Calvin Carlson hit 6-of-8 from three-point land as the Humboldt Wildcat boys' basketball team surged past Hampton-Dumont last night 76-38. The Wildcats pulled away with ferocity in the second half, cruising to their 8th win. They win puts them back over .500 in conference ...
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Kindergarten Round Up Dates Announce

KHBT --- The staff of Mease Elementary would like to extend a Round Up invitation to all children who will be five years old by September 15, 2019 and plan on attending Mease for the 2019-20 school year. Round Up will be held on Friday, March 1 st for all incoming students ...
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