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Berthoud's Hannah Stippich (9) celebrates a goal in the first half with Courtney DeMoudt. 
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Lady Spartans win season finale at home

By John Gardner The Surveyor The Berthoud girls’ soccer team defeated the visiting Roosevelt Rough Riders 2-0 in the season finale at home, Wednesday night. The win, in front of… Read more »

Seed Library blossoms at Berthoud Library

By Heidi Kerr-Schlaefer The Surveyor Today’s library has become much more than a place to check out books. It’s a community gathering spot, a creative hub, and now a depository… Read more »

Bump and Spitz have big day at Welco Track Invite

By Kristi Leonard The Surveyor The 3,200-meter run, also known as the metric two-mile, is not usually the event the majority of track fans consider the most exciting race of… Read more »

Molli Boruff tees of on the par 5, 12th hole at the Olde Course in Loveland on April 28. 
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Berthoud’s Molli Boruff Takes Silver at Olde Course

By Dan Karpiel The Surveyor One of the most valuable lessons sports teaches a young person is how to overcome adversity. Less than 24 hours before they were set to… Read more »

Surveyor contributing reporter and the Mayor of HeidiTown, Heidi Kerr-Schlaefer enjoys a refreshing beverage at a past Winter Park Beer Festival. The Mayor is hosting her first festival, HeidiTown Fest in Ouray over Memorial Day weekend. 
Photo courtesy of Heidi Kerr-Schlaefer / The Surveyor

Celebrating Colorado, and girls named Heidi

Local travel writer hosts her own festival in Ouray By John Gardner The Surveyor If anyone knows about a great small-town festival in Colorado, it’s Heidi Kerr-Schlaefer, or as avid… Read more »


Wheels: April 2015

A screenshot of the video shows Larimer County Sheriff's Deputy Kevin Hobson talking to Lilly, 9, Ollie, 6, and Claire Noltimier on April 5. The video, recorded by Mitch Noltimier has had more than 152,000 views. 
Courtesy of Lindsay Noltimier / The Surveyor

Video of Berthoud deputy pulling over 9-year-old in play car goes viral

By John Gardner The Surveyor An extremely slow-speed chase ended without incident on April 5 in the Serenity Ridge neighborhood of Berthoud as a deputy attempted to stop two little… Read more »