Monthly Archives: July 2014

Samantha Stoesz receives a kiss from her biological mother, Lyudmilla Seleznova, while visiting Ukraine in April.

A trip to understand, and to forgive

Ukrainian adoptees travel to home country to visit biological families By John Gardner The Surveyor Samantha Stoesz didn’t know what to expect when she traveled to Ukraine in April to… Read more »


City Star wins the Colorado Brewery Cup

By Heidi Kerr-Schlaefer The Surveyor Two family-owned Colorado breweries, Dad and Dude’s Breweria in Aurora and City Star Brewing from right here in Berthoud, fought it out in the final… Read more »

Davis’ newest tractor, a Rumely “6,” was purchased in 1935. The tractor was manufactured by the Allis Chalmers Company that succumbed to bankruptcy and was dismantled in 1985.

Sid Davis took pride in Titan and Rumely tractors

Tales of the Little Thompson By Mark French The Surveyor Men love their tractors. Berthoud’s Sid Davis was no exception. In the 1920s and ‘30s, Davis spent his springs and… Read more »

Community calendar: July 10 – 16, 2014

>> Community calendar: July 10-16, 2014    

Obituary – Joeseph L. Brophy

Joseph Lawrence Brophy July 6, 1951 – June 6, 2014 Joseph Lawrence Brophy was born in Wray, Colo., on July 6, 1951, to Bryce Brophy and Bemice Devlin Brophy. He… Read more »

Robert Keith Smith

Obituary – Robert Keith Smith

Robert Keith Smith Sept. 12, 1960 – June 30, 2014 Keith Smith was a beloved husband, father, son, brother and friend. He was born Sept. 12, 1960, in Shreveport La…. Read more »

Berthoud Weekly Surveyor unveils new website

New website offers many new features for readers By Surveyor staff Hear ye, hear ye; read all about it on the new As many Berthoud Weekly Surveyor readers may… Read more »

Berthoud schools student supply drive

The Berthoud Weekly Surveyor is hosting its annual student school supply drive for Berthoud students attending or planning to attend Berthoud Elementary, Ivy Stockwell, and Turner Middle School this fall…. Read more »


Senior Wise

A special flag dedicated to all soldiers who have served, are serving, or will serve, is hung on Mountain Avenue.
Jan Dowker / The Surveyor

A proud tradition of red, white and blue

Berthoud’s American Legion Auxiliary maintains Mountain Avenue flags for veterans By Jan Dowker The Surveyor As the summer days heat up with the celebration of Independence Day and Fourth of… Read more »