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Michael (Micol) Woodiel photographed at Berthoud High School commencement on May 23, 2015. 
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Berthoud High grad dies in car accident

By John Gardner The Surveyor Berthoud High School graduate Michael (Micol) Woodiel, 19, was killed in a car accident in the early hours of Aug. 21. The accident occurred on… Read more »

First year softball head coach Buddy Kouns watches as more than 30 girls practice at Bein Field at Berthoud High School on Aug. 18. Kouns may be new to
the top spot in Spartans softball but he’s been, and remains, Berthoud’s baseball coach. Kouns said that this year there is a lot of interest for the team and
the amount of girls who’ve come out for a spot on the team is higher than it’s been in years.
John Gardner / The Surveyor

Lady Spartans aim to return to the ranks of the Tri-Valley softball elite

By Dan Karpiel The Surveyor It is rare to find a program, especially one that has been as successful for as long and as consistently as the Berthoud High School… Read more »

Trustees engage in strategic planning

By Rudy Hemmann The Surveyor Strategic planning and long term visioning efforts by the Berthoud trustees took a step or two forward this week as a result of the board… Read more »


Polis discusses Iran, Planned Parenthood, and I-25 expansion at Berthoud town hall event

By John Gardner The Surveyor United States Representative Jared Polis, D-Colo., visited with constituents in Berthoud on Aug. 8 at the Berthoud Community Center where discussion focused on two main… Read more »

Berthoud area entrant results in the Larimer County Fair and 4-H Livestock Show

Department A – Beef Category 1-Heifers 1123#-1170# 2nd – Catherine Schlagel Category 1-Heifers 1213#-1348# 3rd – Anna Schlagel Category 2 – 1,171# – 1,199# 1st – Caisey Ellis Category 3… Read more »

Jeremy Olinger

Berthoud’s recreation director earns national certification

Jeremy Olinger, the Town of Berthoud’s recreation director, is now a Certified Parks and Recreation Professional (CPRP) with the National Parks and Recreation Association. The CPRP is a national certification that… Read more »


Kerrigan not seeking reelection

By John Gardner The Surveyor Thompson School District Board of Education President Bob Kerrigan said in a prepared statement Tuesday that he will not seek another term. “As we look… Read more »