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Humboldt Journal & East Central Recorder

Auction brings community out for look at the past

Auction brings community out for look at the past

People came from miles around to buy a piece of history. It was an event that lasted all day at St. Elizabeth Convent in Humboldt, where hundreds of items were put up for auction on August 20.
Traffic lights seeing a major face-lift

Traffic lights seeing a major face-lift

Citizens of Humboldt will see a major change while driving through the city. The lights at the intersection of Highway 5 and Highway 20 - or Main Street and 8th Avenue - will undergo major changes this week.
Humboldt Dodgers beat gold medal winners at nationals

Humboldt Dodgers beat gold medal winners at nationals

This year, the Humboldt Dodgers had one of the best experiences a team could ever have. It had already been quite a season for the 16-18-year-old AAA Midget players who won the provincial title in July.

Incident at Airport

At approximately 10:50 a.m. on August 20, Humboldt RCMP and EMS were dispatched to an incident at the Humboldt Airport as a result of the sudden death of a 40-year-old female from the Annaheim area.
John Stadnyk

John Stadnyk

STADNYK: The death of Mr. John Fred Stadnyk of St. Mary's Villa, Humboldt, SK, occurred at his residence on Tuesday, August 16, 2011. He was 85 years of age.
Orest Lisitza

Orest Lisitza

LISITZA: Orest Morris Lisitza of Humboldt passed away suddenly at his residence on Saturday, August 13, 2011. He was 80 years of age. Orest was born on June 18, 1931, to Joseph and Mary (nee Zip) Lysitza at Tway, SK.
Marianne Martin

Marianne Martin

MARTIN:Marianne was born on February 13, 1939, on her father's farm between Fulda and Pilger. From 1939 to 1956, she grew up on the family farm and attended Canvassback School.
Memorial motorcycle rally raises money for SPCA

Memorial motorcycle rally raises money for SPCA

It was a roaring success. The third annual Kevin Weber Memorial Run was held on August 13. The rally is organized by Weber's sister, Katrina Stelzer and husband Dave, in memory of Weber, who died of cancer in 2008 at the age of 44.
Relics symbolize rich history for Sisters' Order

Relics symbolize rich history for Sisters' Order

Under a glass casing, protected from dust and encapsulated by time, are tiny vials filled with soil from the Holy Land. On another shelf of the display case there is a bronze statuette venerating Saint Francis of Assisi.
Landmark occasion for the Humboldt Water Tower

Landmark occasion for the Humboldt Water Tower

It was a historic moment. The last step in the 142 staircase to the top of the Humboldt Water Tower was put in on August 12.