Humboldt (provincial Electoral District)
Humboldt is a provincial electoral district for the Legislative Assembly of Saskatchewan, Canada. Located in central Saskatchewan, this constituency was one of 25 created for the 1st Saskatchewan general election in 1905.
Incorporated as a city in 2000, Humboldt (pop. 4,998) is the largest center in the riding. Smaller communities in the district include the towns of Lanigan, Allan, Colonsay, Aberdeen, Clavet, and Bruno; and the villages of Vonda, Viscount, Muenster, and Meacham.
See also the mirrored article, which has information on the former federal electoral district of the same name.
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—Honoré De Balzac (17991850)
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