Author Archives: editor

TSD hosts Thompson Reinvented forums to educate residents on possible ballot issues

By John Gardner The Surveyor Growth is a hot topic around Berthoud. According to a Thompson School District Master Plan Committee draft report called Thompson Reinvented, the district estimates as… Read more »

Former trustees’ community service lauded

By Rudy Hemmann The Surveyor The four departing members of the Berthoud Board of Trustees – Suzie White, Jan Dowker, Dick Shepard and Paul Alaback– were recognized for their years… Read more »

Cowdin explains stress-fueled resignation

By John Gardner The Surveyor Berthoud’s recent mayor-elect, Pete Cowdin, last week explained in a letter to Berthoud citizens that a disagreement between new trustees on who should be mayor… Read more »

Sterkel, Samuel pic for obit

Samuel Edward Sterkel: Jan. 26, 1926 – April 18, 2016

Samuel Edward Sterkel, 90, of Loveland, Colo., died on April 18, 2016, at Mirasol Green House Homes in Loveland.  He was born in his home of 73 years in Berthoud,… Read more »

Berthoud resident and research scientist and engineer at University of Colorado - Boulder Terry Bullet traveled to Antarctica in 2014 and 2015 to
install radio towers that help with research of Earth’s ionosphere.
Photo courtesy of Terry Bullett

An office with a view

Berthoud’s Terry Bullett traveled to the Earth’s edge for some really cool work By May Soricelli The Surveyor A state-of-the-art scientific facility on the frozen coastline of Antarctica, amidst a… Read more »

Berthoud High School sports roundup

By Dan Karpiel The Surveyor Baseball: Spartans play .500 ball in last four The Berthoud High School (BHS) baseball team took a respite from Tri-Valley Conference (TVC) play in the… Read more »

Sprinters and jumpers place girls second and boys fifth at Eaton meet

By Kristi Leonard The Surveyor Last week, Coach Colby Schultz was not sure which athletes were going to attend the Eaton Reds Invitational on April 9. “We’ll wait and see… Read more »

Three Berthoud golfers shoot personal bests

Dan Karpiel The Surveyor The proverbial saying about the game of golf is that it is largely played in the six-inch space between one’s ears. For the Berthoud High School… Read more »