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Who can sing cowboy songs and shoot a gun?

By D. W. Herman Special to the Surveyor First the Saturday afternoon “B” Western disappeared, without fanfare, from the silver screen. Eventually, Roy Rogers, Gene Autry and Rex Allen all… Read more »

Connor Woods

Obituary: Connor Woods

Connor W. Woods: Dec. 27, 1991 – Aug. 17, 2014 Connor W. Woods, 22, of Berthoud, Colo., died Aug. 17, 2014. He was born Dec. 27, 1991, in Longmont, Colo…. Read more »

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Community Calendar: Aug. 21, 2014

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Little Thompson Valley Pioneer Museum’s History Camp photo gallery

All photos by May Soricelli / The Surveyor

Despite it being July, George Jacobo uses a snow shovel to clear the sidewalk in front of Mi Cocina Mexican Restaurant in Berthoud Monday afternoon after a powerful hailstorm came through. 
All images John Gardner / The Surveyor

Photos: Severe hailstorm pummels Berthoud

Despite it being July, George Jacobo uses a snow shovel to clear the sidewalk in front of Mi Cocina Mexican Restaurant in Berthoud Monday afternoon after a powerful hailstorm came… Read more »

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Seniors Madi White, Hannah Atkinson, and Alyssa Peacock plan to kill it on the court this season.
Dan Megenhardt / Special to the Surveyor

Volleyball: Small squad expects big results

By Paula Megenhardt The Surveyor The anticipation for the Berthoud High School volleyball team is electric. Coach Daisha Agho is pumped about the prospect of this year’s squad. “This season… Read more »

The Berthoud High School softball team congratulates teammate Taylor Armitage as she crosses home plate after hitting a three-run home run in the fourth inning of Friday night's home opener. The Spartans won the game 13-3 against Thompson Valley High School. Pick up next Thursday's edition of the Berthoud Weekly Surveyor for a complete story. 
John Gardner / The Surveyor

Spartans win 13-3 vs. Thompson Valley

First game a game of firsts for Lady Spartans softball

By Dan Karpiel The Surveyor It was their first game of the season. It was the first game as Berthoud’s head coach for Ashtin Williamson. The first game playing a… Read more »

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Ed McCormick constructed a fine brick bungalow on his family's farm north of Berthoud in 1917. A large group of McCormick's friends and family are show shown in this photograph that was taken in the 1920s. McCormick and his father, W.H. McCormick, operated a general store near the corner of 3rd St. and Mountain Ave. in the town's early years.
Allen Collection, Berthoud Historical Society

McCormick family helped build Berthoud in many ways

Tales of the Little Thompson By Mark French Members of the William Hamilton McCormick family played key roles in the development of the Berthoud community. William “W.H.” McCormick came to… Read more »

In 1940 local volunteers graded the perimeter of Vernavy Pool in preparation for the installation of concrete sidewalks. The pool measured 100 feet in width and 144 feet in length and was built by community volunteers.
Photo courtesy of Berthoud Bulletin Collection/ Berthoud Historical Society

In 1940 Berthoud community cooled off in Vernavy Pool

Tales of the Little Thompson By Mark French Berthoud’s first swimming pool was built in Town Park in 1940. Prior to that time the community’s water lovers swam in irrigation… Read more »


Harvey Power Flex tractor built in Berthoud

By Mark French The Surveyor In 1958, Wilber F. Gibson built Harvey garden tractors in Berthoud. Gibson’s manufacturing plant, the building that currently houses the Grace Place church at 250… Read more »