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Exploring career opportunities and curtailing COVID-19 were at the forefront of Monday night’s meeting of the Humboldt school board. Middle school counselor Darcie Croisant presented board members with an overview of the Career and Technical…

Humboldt voters passed a $3.35 million school bond issue in Tuesday’s election, 631 to 615, and agreed to close the Zillah Middle School, 636 to 609. The bond money will be used to build a…

The USD 258 Humboldt school board accepted the retirement of Kay Lewis, effective June 30, 2021, as outlined in a letter she provided the board. “It’s been a year of change,” she said during her…

A call has been sounded to protect and preserve some of Humboldt’s most beloved artistic treasures. Harvey Peck, now 94, has spent a lifetime beautifying Humboldt, including adorning buildings with expansive and intricate murals. You…

Humboldt astronomer and photographer extraordinaire Mike Myer snapped this photo of NEOWISE, a comet visible to the naked eye across the northern hemisphere this month. The comet can be seen with the naked eye, but…

 On a summer morning in 1961 I wished I was fishing. Instead, I was beside the old water cooling tower north of Monarch’s cement plant pulling on a thick rubberized suit and bulky headgear. This…

30 Years Ago Nancy Maier, director of the Home Health Agency and director of Older Adult Services at Allen County Hospital, has been named Outstanding Nurse of Allen County for 1990. ***** Dick Works, a…

Wispy clouds slowly turned to shades of pink and muted red as the sun emerged over the eastern horizon. Coming alive atop the peaked tin roof of an old barn, three turkey buzzards stretched awake.…

HUMBOLDT — Humboldt Middle School has announced its first quarter honor rolls for 2019-20. Eighth grade All A’s — Landon Bauer, Alexus Black, Shaylea Brinkmeyer, Garren Goodner and Byron Westbrook. Teacher’s Honor Roll — Emma…

HUMBOLDT — After a subpar performance in the Burlington Pre-season Invitational with a 1-3 finish, the Humboldt Lady Cubs volleyball team was striving for perfection on Tuesday.  The Lady Cubs hosted a three team round-robin…