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Surveyor wins top awards at annual convention

By Surveyor Staff The Berthoud Weekly Surveyor’s staff, writers and contributors were recognized at the 137th Colorado Press Association Awards convention, Feb. 21, for its work in 2014 by receiving… Read more »

Fahr Too Strong Foundation fundraiser Saturday

Local family raising money to spread awareness of rare disease By John Gardner The Surveyor When Nick and Suzanne Leypoldt were told that their then 11-year-old son, Colin Leypolt, had… Read more »

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Wilson Ranch wells approved

By Rudy Hemmann The Surveyor The Berthoud Board of Trustees held a regular business meeting Tuesday evening and approved a “conditional use by special review” request by Anadarko Petroleum Corporation… Read more »

Berthoud's Jimmy Fate wrestles Holy Family's Joseph Prieto in the 145-pound championship match. Fate won the match, securing his second consecutive state title.

2015 state wrestling tournament

All photos by Karen Fate / the Surveyor

Berthoud's Chad Ellis wrestles Delta's Kory Mills in the 3A 170-pound championship match on Feb. 21 at Pepsi Center in Denver. Ellis won the match and his first state title.

Wrestling: Fate, Ellis win state championships

By John Hall The Surveyor   As in all sports, wrestling can create moments of immense joy and heartbreak. Emotions range from high school freshmen just starting their competitive four… Read more »

Petition filed to overturn Heron Pointe

By John Gardner The Surveyor Rural residents opposed to the recently approved Heron Pointe development turned in a petition to overturn the annexation, Tuesday afternoon. The petition had over 300… Read more »

Berthoud's Kristina Cavey shoots a free throw during Tuesday's game against Holy Family. 
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Lady Spartans eye Mead, state playoffs, in season finale

By Dan Karpiel The Surveyor Befitting its name, there are three tickets out of the Tri-Valley Conference (TVC). Three teams from the TVC are guaranteed a spot in the state… Read more »