Archive for October 2, 2010
LAKEWOOD, Colo. – Each month, the Colorado Department of Agriculture features a different commodity to highlight the variety and quality of products grown, raised or processed in the state. This month, Colorado cabbage is featured in our Colorado Coleslaw recipe. Available Now…Cabbage In 2009 Colorado produced nearly 130 million pounds of cabbage valued at $14 million. Good quality cabbage should be well-formed, fairly even colored and heavy for its size. Cabbage leaves should be very ... Full Story
Courtesy of EarthSky A Clear Voice for Science www.EarthSky.org Find the Andromeda galaxy on these dark autumn nights. The large square pattern on today’s chart is the Great Square in the constellation Pegasus. The constellation Andromeda can be seen as two streams of stars extending from one side of the Square, beginning at the star Alpheratz. I learned to find the Andromeda galaxy by star-hopping from the Great Square to the two stars marked here – first Mirach, then Mu Andromedae. An ... Full Story
North Carter Lake Road (CR 29) Closed for Bridge Replacement Larimer County, Colorado – On Monday, October 4, 2010, Larimer County will close North Carter Lake Road (County Road 29), from West 1st Street (County Road 20) to West Eisenhower Boulevard (State Highway 34), to begin construction of Project No. 293 – Replacement of Bridge No. 29-0.6-20 Over the Home Supply Ditch. Access will be maintained for local traffic. Construction is expected to be complete, and the road reopened to ... Full Story
NOTICE AS TO PROPOSED BUDGET NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Proposed Budget is to be submitted to the Board of Directors, of the Berthoud Fire Protection District, Oct. 12, 2010 for the ensuing year of 2011, THAT a copy of the such Proposed Budget will be filed, on the same date in the office of the Berthoud Fire Protection District, 275 Mountain Avenue, Berthoud, Colorado, where same is open for public inspection, THAT such Proposed Budget will be considered at the regular Meeting of the ... Full Story
Spartans win third in a row with late touchdown By Dan Karpiel Sports Writer The Berthoud Spartan football team made their second trip of the season to the eastern plains on Friday night for a contest with the Fort Morgan Mustangs at Legion Field. The Spartans battled all game long and won with a late touchdown. The nail-biting 16-14 victory improves Berthoud to 3-2 on the season as they prepare to begin conference play next week. Junior quarterback Zach Ruebesam rushed for two touchdowns ... Full Story
t Berthoud Fire Protection District Incident Activity for September & October 2010 Thursday, September 2 BFPD responded to a gas odor investigation on Bennett Road. Upon arrival, the house was evacuated and there was an odor of propane evident inside the residence. A leak was found in the line between the propane tank and the house. The propane company was notified and responded for repairs. BFPD responded to a motor vehicle accident on Interstate 25 at mile marker 251. This was a single ... Full Story
Border lake shooting victim's wife recounts ordeal The Associated Press Berthoud, Colo., native Tiffany Young-Hartley, 29, told The Denver Post she and her husband, David, were sightseeing Thursday on private personal watercraft on ... Couple on water skis shot at in border lake San Antonio Express News By Lynn Brezosky BROWNSVILLE — Gunmen presumed to be Mexican drug operatives opened fire on Thursday on a couple riding water skis on the binational Falcon Lake reservoir ...