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Women in the military: local veterans reflect on their time in the service

By Amber McIver-Traywick The Surveyor Right now about 14.5% of active-duty military personnel are women. Although women have actively participated in protecting their homelands throughout history they have progressively gained… Read more »

Berthoud sales tax increase, Thompson schools property tax increase approved by voters

By Dan Karpiel The Surveyor Tuesday’s election results demonstrated voters in Berthoud, by a very slim margin, want more amenities for parks and recreation, including a proposed recreation center to… Read more »

A WWI letter home from Wyatt Smith

Photo courtesy of the Welty Collection, Berthoud Historical Society. – Following military service in World War I, Wyatt Smith returned to Berthoud and continued his life as a rancher and… Read more »

Blacksmith school being passed on to two Berthoud residents

By Shelley Widhalm The Surveyor Berthoud blacksmiths Otto Engel and Dakota Myers are expanding the offerings at David Norrie Blacksmith School in Berthoud as David Norrie shifts his involvement to… Read more »

Tune-in for “Clue” New BHS production showcases wealth of talent

By Aaron Reynolds The Surveyor There has been a trend ever since Cheryl and Chris Kouns took over the Berthoud High School drama team in 2014. Every school year the… Read more »

Secure perimeter a precautionary measure at TMS

By Amber McIver-Traywick The Surveyor Turner Middle School (TMS) implemented a secure perimeter as a precautionary measure for 37 minutes in the late morning hours of Tuesday Nov. 6. According… Read more »

OPINION – letters to the editor

To the editor: I call Estes Park home. But we Estes Park residents also reside in Larimer County, and as residents of the county, we rely heavily on county services…. Read more »

Event honoring veterans to take place at BHS Nov. 12

Special to the Surveyor Monday, November, 12, the American Legion Auxiliary Unit 67, Berthoud High School (BHS) principle Sarah Beth Bliss, BHS JROTC, along with the staff and students of… Read more »

Colorado Amendment 73 asks for tax hike for education funding

By Dan Karpiel The Surveyor Currently all Coloradans, regardless of earned income, pay the same rate (4.63 percent) in state income taxes. Amendment 73 would change that, increasing taxes on… Read more »

Foster and adoptive families launch shoe drive to raise money

Foster and adoptive families launch shoe drive to raise money Foster and Adoptive Families of Larimer County (FAFLC) is conducting a shoe drive fundraiser until Nov. 26 to raise funds… Read more »