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Despite hot start, Berthoud football falls to Centaurus

By Dan Karpiel The Surveyor As they work through a rebuilding year, the Berthoud High School football team continues to work on assembling a full 48-minutes-worth of football. Berthoud flashed… Read more »

The historic “Culp” house, located at 733 Fifth Street in Berthoud, was built in the 1890s but was recently purchased
by Heidi and Bryan Short. The Shorts applied for and received a historical designation for the property through the
Berthoud Historical Preservation Advisory Committee.

Culp house is historic

By Bob McDonnell The Surveyor Berthoud resident Heidi Short is a fan of history. Along with her husband, Bryan, she is helping preserve some of Berthoud’s history. Short’s interest in… Read more »


Ricardo (Rick) Mendoza: April 6, 1955 – Sept. 2016

Ricardo (Rick) Mendoza was born to Rito and Sara Mendoza on April 6, 1955, in New Braunfels, Texas, relocating to the Loveland/Berthoud area in 1957. Ricardo was raised in Berthoud… Read more »


Paul Alan Jones: Jan. 18, 1959 – Sept. 15, 2016

Paul Alan Jones was born on Jan. 18, 1959, and passed on Sept. 15, 2016, at Pathway’s Hospice in McKee Medical Center after a month-long illness. Paul was born to… Read more »

Cops: Lock your car doors

Vehicle trespasses in Berthoud Special to the Surveyor Between 10 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 16, and 6 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 17, eight vehicle trespasses occurred in the Mary’s Farm… Read more »

Berthoud man killed in hit-and-run incident near Carter Lake, Tuesday

By Surveyor Staff Authorities are looking for a vehicle in connection with the death of a 43-year-old Berthoud man that occurred near Carter Lake Tuesday evening. According to authorities, Jason… Read more »

Diabetes self-management program offered to Berthoud residents

By Surveyor Staff Healthcare company Telligen and Front Range Community College are offering a free diabetes education class right here in Berthoud. Telligen’s Diabetes Self-Management Program comes to Berthoud, offering… Read more »

The winning team in the TMS volleyball tournament were Jeremy Weiss, Kaylin Waller, Maddie Dodd and Allison Waller.
Photos by Bob McDonnell / The Surveyor

Turner students volley for a cause

By Bob McDonnell The Surveyor Turner Middle School (TMS) athletic director, Steve Frye, called the outdoor volleyball tournament on Sept. 9 the Farewell to Summer Tournament. Cool weather and a… Read more »

Berthoud third base Ashlynn Balliet prepares to scoop up a ball during the Friday contest against Cedaredge on the first day of the annual Spartans Classic softball tournament held at the Barnes Softball Complex in Loveland Sept. 9-10. 
John Gardner / The Surveyor

Berthoud takes bronze at Spartans Classic

By Dan Karpiel The Surveyor LOVELAND – An often over-looked aspect of team sports is a squad’s cohesiveness – or lack thereof – goes a long way in determining their… Read more »

Julie Ward goes up for a kill against Windsor at Berthoud High School on Sept. 13. 
Paula Megenhardt / The Surveyor

Lady Spartans tame Tigers, ground Falcons

By Dan Karpiel The Surveyor Even when a team is sixth-ranked in the state – maybe especially when a team is sixth-ranked in the state – there are valuable lessons… Read more »