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Archive for March 19, 2009

Honegger Awarded UNC Scholarship

Karl Honegger, a homeschooled senior from Berthoud, has been awarded the University of Northern Colorado Presidential scholarship for incoming freshmen. (more…)

Letters to the Editor

Healthcare Reform by the Numbers Each day we hear the shocking healthcare statistics: 48 million uninsured nationwide, 800,000 in Colorado 50 percent of bankruptcies caused by medical bills Severe shortages of primary care physicians due to debts incurred in medical school 73 percent cost increase of premiums between 2001-2006 30 percent of each private insurance healthcare dollar goes to administration and profits Then there are the heartbreaking stories on a more personal level: seniors ... Full Story

The Haworth's Hub: Century-Old Barn Has Served as

By Jenny Anderson Berthoud Recorder The Haworth Family     The first Haworths living near Berthoud were William John and his son Franklin. William, born in England in 1817, came to America with his father in 1824, after his mother’s death. They settled in western Pennsylvania, where he grew to manhood, married, and had seven children. He lived in Iowa, then Kansas, and after his wife died, came with Franklin to Berthoud in 1890, settling on a farm a mile north of Greenlawn ... Full Story

Historic Bank Building Will be First Downtown

By Sandy Barnes Berthoud Recorder Using funds recently received from a state grant, the Town is planning to restore a historic building on Massachusetts Avenue where the police department is housed. The $109,000 grant from the State Historical Fund will cover approximately 75 percent of the cost of the work on the former First National Bank building adjacent to the Town’s administrative offices. The building dating from 1905 will be the first to be restored in the downtown historic ... Full Story

Wedding Announcement: Simon, Chester

Megan Simon, formerly of Berthoud, and Patrick Chester, both of Prairie View, Kan., were united in marriage Jan. 10 at the Marriott in Fort Collins. Rev. Harvey Ruegsegger of the First Christian Church in Loveland officiated the double ring, evening ceremony. (more…)

Engagement Announcement: Bunker, Reisbeck to Wed

Mary and Wade Bunker announce the engagement of their daughter Amber Bunker to Derek Reisbeck, son of Kimberly Mansfield-Kolo and Thomas Kolo, and the late Kirk Reisbeck.  (more…)

Rare Find: Mink

Ken Locke of Berthoud examines what he believes is a dead mink he discovered near the west edge of Highway 287. Locke said he worked at a mink farm in Connecticut when he was a teenager and felt pretty confident in his identification. At 23 inches long and three pounds, the animal fits the size description listed on the Colorado Division of Wildlife (DOW) for an adult male mink. While there has never been a report of mink in the area, the DOW site lists their range as statewide Photo by Gary ... Full Story

Obituary: Elizabeth Katherine (Betty) Rose

Elizabeth Katherine “Betty” Rose, 82, of Berthoud passed away quietly at her home on Friday, March 13, 2009. Survivors include her husband, Russell F. Rose, Jr. of Berthoud; daughters, Kathy Athens of Littleton, and Paula Madok and husband, George, of Evergreen; and four grandchildren, Christopher and Michael Athens, and James and Caroline Madok. Her parents, Robert and Eleanor Shaw; son, Russell Francis “Rusty” Rose, III; son-in-law, Bill Athens; and three sisters, Roberta Egan, ... Full Story

Obituary: Robert Douglas Ramsay

Robert “Bob” Douglas Ramsay Robert “Bob” Douglas Ramsay, 73, of Longmont died at his residence on March 10, 2009.  Bob was a teacher in the Adams District 50 before his retirement. He also resided in Berthoud and Arvada.  No services are scheduled. Cremation arrangements have been entrusted to Howe Mortuary and Cremation Services of Longmont.

Fire Beat: March 19, 2009

Berthoud Fire Protection District Incident Activity for March 9-15 Tuesday, March 10, 2009 BFPD responded to a single vehicle accident on Interstate 25 @ mile marker 252. There were no injuries. BFPD was called to a single-vehicle rollover accident on WCR 8E. Upon arrival, the vehicle was found lying on its top. There were no injuries. Wednesday, March 11 BFPD responded to a grass fire near Yellowstone Road and 83rd St. Upon arrival, a smoldering fire was found with a few hot spots in ... Full Story

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