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Berthoud’s Chad Ellis wrestles against University High School’s Justin Anderson during the 170-pound match at the 3A Regional Wrestling Tournament in
Eaton, Feb. 13-14 at Eaton High School. Ellis won the match by fall at 2:58 in the first period to win regionals and punch his ticket to the state tournament.
Karen Fate / The Surveyor

Six wrestlers going to the big show

By John Gardner The Surveyor Jimmy Fate was a little nervous going into the 3A regional wrestling tournament in Eaton, Friday. But being nervous is normal, according to the Berthoud… Read more »

Opposition petitions to overturn Heron Pointe

By John Gardner The Surveyor Colony Ridge residents, neighbors of the recently approved Heron Pointe annexation and subdivision, are petitioning voters in an attempt to overturn the decision. The Town… Read more »


State of the Union – Spring 2015

Berthoud Fire Protection District Chief Steve Charles stands in front of an Engine at Station I in Berthoud on Mountain Avenue. Charles has been with
the fire department for more than 30 years as a volunteer and paid firefighter. He’s been chief for 22 of those years.
John Gardner / The Surveyor

Charles in charge

Berthoud’s fire chief on the job for 30 years and counting By Bob McDonnell The Surveyor Christmas Eve, 1992, is a day that stands out in Steve Charles’ mind. The… Read more »

Trustees approve sewer service to western subdivisions

By Rudy Hemmann The Surveyor The Berthoud Board of Trustees unanimously adopted a resolution formalizing an agreement to provide urban level sewer service to two rural residential developments as recommended… Read more »

Berthoud’s Taylor Armitage grabs a
rebound during the contest versus
Windsor on Feb. 10.
Karen Fate / The Surveyor

Wizards hold off Lady Spartans

By Dan Karpiel The Surveyor It is amazing how quickly two teams’ fortunes can turn. On Tuesday night in Windsor, the fortunes of both the Lady Wizards and the Lady… Read more »

Woman bitten, dog killed by three dogs in Berthoud neighborhood

By John Gardner The Surveyor On Dec. 9, Berthoud resident Lisa Crook went for a walk with her two dogs, Kahn, a 5-year old golden retriever, and Maggie, a 6-year-old… Read more »