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Jet Company manufactures side dump trailers that are used by the agriculture and construction industries. Scott Heider stands next to a pair of recently built trailers. Humboldt Independent photo.
Thursday, March 16, 2017
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A company that started on a farm in the 1950s continues to support the agriculture community with a variety of products. Jet Company was founded on a farm near Gilmore City in 1952, by Merle Heider. Today, Jet Company is operated by second and third generations of the Heider family. Jet... + continue reading

Sierra Vorland, who has been a deputy clerk in Humboldt for more than 8 years, will assume the duties as city clerk for Dakota City later this month. Read more about this story in this week's Humboldt Independent. Subscribe by clicking on the link at the top of the page.
Thursday, March 16, 2017
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Humboldt’s Sierra Vorland hopes to use her nearly 10 years experience in city administration to good use in her new position as the city clerk for Dakota City. Vorland began working for the city of Humboldt in May of 2007. She began as an administrative assistant at Humboldt City Hall... + continue reading

Area quilter Nancy Wiuff (left) made a beautiful and patriotic quilt for Bode’s Arlis Kinseth (right), which was presented last Thursday, just in time for Arlis’s 91st birthday on Sunday, March 12. The quilt was part of the Quilts of Valor project, a nationwide volunteer effort to honor veterans. Submitted photo by James Borlaug.
Thursday, March 9, 2017
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A Quilt of Valor, an honor of his military service and his longtime community service, was presented to Bode's Arlis Kinseth last week. Arlis is an Army combat veteran of World War II and the Korean War. He fought in France, Austria and Germany in World War II, and managed to avoid being... + continue reading

Lucinda Boyd, an instructional coach in the Humboldt School District, shares her thoughts and ideas during a session on project-based learning at last week's AIW workshop in Humboldt. Independent photo by Phil Monson.
Thursday, March 9, 2017
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The Humboldt Community School District has been a leader in the state of Iowa when it comes to the application of AIW (Authentic Intellectual Works). So it was no surprise when educators from across the state exceeded original registration numbers in a mid-year training workshop held last... + continue reading

A little more on the side, this side dump truck from John's Ag Service seems to be saying, as Humboldt Street Superintendent Chris Ubben (left) blows in snow as a result of last Thursday's 12-inch blast in Humboldt. The National Weather Service reported Humboldt County as the high precipitation total for the state from the late winter storm. Humboldt Independent photo.
Thursday, March 2, 2017
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By Kent Thompson Commercial solid waste collection fees will be going up for Humboldt businesses whom utilize the service, if an ordinance approved by the Humboldt City Council last week is passed on three readings. The Council gave unanimous approval to changes that spell out defined amounts... + continue reading

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