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Obituary – James L. “Bud” Bristol

James L. “Bud” Bristol May 29, 1928 – July 8, 2018 James L. “Bud” Bristol, 90, of Berthoud passed away peacefully at home July 8, 2018. He was born May… Read more »

Berthoud El teacher Jenny Schmitz gives struggling students a “safe space”

By Shelley Widhalm The Surveyor In her classroom at Berthoud Elementary School, Jenny Schmitz has everything from bean bags and pillows to boxes for fidget toys and stuffed animals. She… Read more »

Tips for the 130,000+ combat-injured veterans seeking refunds of improperly withheld taxes

Special to the Surveyor More than 130,000 combat-injured veterans had their lump-sum severance pay improperly taxed by the government due to a computer glitch when they left the military from… Read more »

Music is my first language – Musician from Guinea teaches unity through drumming

By Amber McIver-Traywick The Surveyor During a recent interview Alya Sylla used the word “wontanara” to describe the power of music. He explained it means unity or coming together in… Read more »

Conor Duffy State House candidate

By Dan Karpiel The Surveyor Seeking to win the seat in Colorado House District 49, which encompasses all of Berthoud and currently held by Republican Perry Buck, Democrat Conor Duffy… Read more »

Rob Woodward, State Senate candidate

By Dan Karpiel The Surveyor People seek elected office for a multitude of reasons. For Rob Woodward, Republican candidate for Senate District 15, the litany of red tape he deals… Read more »

State Champs!

A large crowd filled Bein Park to watch the Berthoud Youth Athletic Associations (BYAA) Berthoud Spartans 12U baseball team win the Colorado United States Specialty Sports Association (USSSA) championship in… Read more »

Berthoud mosquitoes test positive for West Nile Virus

By Amber McIver-Traywick The Surveyor West Nile Virus (WNV) has been detected in Berthoud for the first time in 2018. Both the City of Fort Collins and the Town of… Read more »