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The Tatum family, from left, includes Kyle, 9, Trinity, 12, Stephanie and Mike, and Collin, 6, each pitches in and helps break ground at the
site of their new Habitat for Humanity home in Berthoud earlier this month. The Tatums are the second family this year to receive a home
through Habitat for Humanity program.
Becky Justice-Hemmann / The Surveyor

Berthoud family gets a place to call home

By May Soricelli The Surveyor An unprecedented groundbreaking ceremony was held for two new Habitat for Humanity homes in Berthoud in April. For one of the recipients, the Tatum family,… Read more »


Ivy Stockwell placed on ‘secure perimeter’ Wednesday

By Surveyor Staff Ivy Stockwell Elementary School was placed on “secure perimeter” around 11 a.m. Wednesday morning, according to the Larimer County Sheriff’s Office. “We’re still asking questions to see… Read more »

Contract negotiation update derailed at BOE meeting, Wednesday

By John Gardner The Surveyor Wednesday night’s Thompson Valley School District Board of Education meeting was derailed when board Vice President Bryce Carlson motioned for Superintendent Stan Scheer and board… Read more »

Planning commission approves variance for Summit Technology

By Rudy Hemmann The Surveyor The planning commission held a brief meeting Thursday, April 9, and approved a setback variance request for Summit Technology, Inc., located at 295 Bunyan Ave…. Read more »

Commentary: An open letter to the community

By Bob Kerrigan Thompson Valley School District Board of Education President As your Thompson School Board president, I wanted to share some of the exciting things in which your board… Read more »

Heron Pointe: A tale of dueling lawsuits

By John Gardner The Surveyor It’s now clear that the Heron Pointe opposition didn’t exactly give up so easily when they reached an agreement not to file a lawsuit against… Read more »

Trustees engage in strategic planning

By Rudy Hemmann The Surveyor The town trustees gave up a large portion of their Saturday on April 11 to take part in a strategic planning session. Ann Hutchison, executive… Read more »