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Beautifully ordinary: First year in 4-H results in major wins for young photographer

By Amber McIver-Traywick The Surveyor In her first year in 4-H, 16-year-old Rachel Hoogland took home not only grand champion for her class in photography at the Larimer County Fair,… Read more »

Equifax, offering settlements for data-breach victims, Capital One subject to class-action suit

By Dan Karpiel The Surveyor Identity theft and related breaches of personal, confidential information are a major problem in modern society. Hundreds of millions of Americans and billions of people… Read more »

Air quality on the Front Range fails EPA standards

By Amber McIver-Traywick The Surveyor  The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing to reclassify the Denver Metro and the Northern Front Range, including Berthoud, as an ozone non-attainment area…. Read more »

Metro district under scrutiny by town board

By Rudy Hemmann The Surveyor The Berthoud Board of Trustees held a regular business meeting Tuesday evening and addressed three agenda items. Public Works Director Stephanie Brothers brought the item… Read more »

School board gets reassuring report on shool security upgrades

By Dan Karpiel The Surveyor After taking the month of July off from regular meetings, the Thompson School District (TSD) Board of Education hit the ground running Wednesday night in… Read more »

It all began with the horses: Local teen reflects on over a decade in 4-H

By Katie Harris The Surveyor It could’ve turned out any number of ways, but for Haley Fischer, convincing her parents to buy her her very own horse when she was… Read more »

Tammy Schaal retires after 35 years as a rural mail carrier

By Shelley Widhalm The Surveyor Talking about her last day as a rural mail carrier was hard for Tammy Schaal. The Berthoud native had served the Berthoud Post Office for… Read more »


Monday, July 29 Scam: Third Street, a resident was contacted by someone claiming to be Xcel Energy. He gave $298.96 in a green dot card to the suspect. If anyone… Read more »

Sticky situation for suspected honey thief

By Amber McIver-Traywick The Surveyor A suspect has been arrested after security camera footage was shared by media outlets across the state of a man stealing honey from a self-serve… Read more »