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Archive for May 14, 2009

Birth: Ozten Wilfinger

Ozten Charles WilfingerOzten Charles Wilfinger was born April 14 at Longmont United Hospital to Morgan and Jeff Wilfinger of Berthoud weighing in at 6 pounds 12 ounces and 20-1/2 inches long. (more…)

Last Month to Visit Bugville at Discovery Science

As Discovery Science Center prepares to close the doors at its current site on Prospect Road May 30, visitors have a last chance to visit the popular Bugville exhibit. (more…)

Dear Margaret: May 14, 2009

Dear Margaret, My mother lives in Illinois and is experiencing a quick decline in health. She has no family near her and she wants to continue living in her own home. In order to do that, she will need a lot of assistance. Where do I begin to get help for her? Signed, Looking for Help Dear Looking for Help, To find resources for older adults in another state, you can contact Eldercare Locator at or 1-800-677-1116. The Eldercare Locator is a nationwide information and ... Full Story

Fundraiser for Sgt. Buck Demers

A benefit spaghetti luncheon will be held on Sunday, May 31 from noon to 3 p.m. at the Johnstown Fire Department in support of Sgt. Buck Demers. (more…)

Earth & Sky: The Constellation Hercules and the

By Deborah Byrd EarthSky Communications Thursday, May 14, 2009 Hercules the Hero isn’t the easiest constellation to identify. You’ll need a dark sky to see this mighty star figure. (more…)

Check Out Great Magazines at the Berthoud Library

Stop by the library and browse through our magazine selection. Learn money saving tips from Consumer Reports or Money Magazine. Use Real Simple or Sunset for great ideas for your home. Finally, get in shape with Shape. The newest edition stays on the library shelves, but older copies may be checked out for a week. Category:  News – Community Category Lead:  Category Secondary Featured Story Home Lead:  None Sidebar Block:  0

Little Thompson Director Focused on Water Sampling

By Sandy Barnes Berthoud Recorder Water samples taken in the Long’s Peak area have shown excess levels of disinfection byproducts, Little Thompson Water District Manager Jim Hibbard reported at the Thursday, May 7 Board of Directors meeting. “It has captured my attention … I think we need to be proactive,” he said. April samples taken at seven locations throughout the district also showed levels of chemical compounds higher than the maximum contaminants the EPA has set for stage two ... Full Story

Prairie Star Development Ahead of the Curve

By Shari Phiel Berthoud Recorder Following approval of a preliminary development plan by the Berthoud Town Board to build the 190-acre Prairie Star development near Larimer County Road 17 and U.S. Highway 287, developer Scott Sarbaugh and partner Richard McCabe met with staff at the Governor’s Energy Office to discuss options for a large-scale solar farm on the property. (more…)

Markey, Bennet Working to Fill New Frontier Void

By Shari Phiel Berthoud Recorder When the Deposit Insurance National Bank of Greeley, better know by its former name of New Frontier Bank, closed its doors on May 8,  it created a large gap in available loans for farmers in Weld and Larimer counties. Approximately $700 million in credit had been extended by New Frontier. (more…)

Town Briefs: Town Enterprise Zone Expanded

By Sandy Barnes Berthoud Recorder The Board of Trustees has approved the expansion of the Town enterprise zone to include four properties at the intersection of U.S. Highway 287 and State Highway 56. The Safeway, Gateway and Yager properties and Parkway Plaza are now included in the zone. (more…)

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