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Marie Elise Andrade Allison was selected as Berthoud High School’s recipient of Daughters of the American Revolution Good Citizen Award for 2011. The Namaqua Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) presented awards to several area students at its February 9 Student Recognition Tea. The winners, one from each area high school were the winners in the DAR Good Citizen Program and Scholarship Contest. The annual event is intended to ... Full Story
The Unreliable Witness On 8 Oct. 2010, Trustee John Bauer leveled a very serious accusation against Jen Rotar - that she had intentionally removed content files from Main Street's Go Daddy account, making the site inaccessible for public web users. Bauer went public with his accusations, going to the Main Street Board, and seeking their approval to file and pursue, on behalf of Main Street, a criminal complaint against Rotar. The Berthoud Main Street board agreed. Having ... Full Story
Deceptive Documents By Gary Wamsley In Part 1 of this “Who Done It,” The case of the missing files on the Berthoud Main Street web site, I started with a re-creation of the incident (using my own business and files) as told by Trustee John Bauer when he discovered that the Berthoud Main Street website had been taken down. I also had obtained copies of all the documents Bauer had filed with the police, including a CD with a copy of the log file Bauer submitted to the police. For ... Full Story
February 24 Coloradans Needing Help with Federal Agencies are Invited to Come by A representative of Senator Mark Udall’s office will hold office hours in Berthoud on Thursday, February 24, 2011 from 11:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. Udall’s Constituent Services Advocate, Bryan VanDriel, will be available to answer questions and help Coloradans who need assistance with issues involving federal agencies. VanDriel will be available in the Cottonwood Roam at the Berthoud Area ... Full Story
Where did those files go By Gary Wamsley On Monday, February 7, I received a call that the Recorder Online was not working. This alarmed me, as I didn’t recall any of the links being broken. I proceeded to open an Internet browser window and entered the URL of the website: www.berthoudrecorder.com. I was alarmed to receive a “You do not have permission” as a result. I immediately used the hosting features of my hosting company, Go Daddy, to see what happened to the front ... Full Story
Berthoud Fire Protection District Incident Summary, January 2011 Saturday, January 1 BFPD assisted with a medical call for an elderly female who had fallen. The patient was transported. BFPD responded to a carbon dioxide alarm on Iowa Avenue. Sensors were used to check the residence and no carbon dioxide was detected in the residence. The responsible party was advised to replace the faulty detectors. Sunday, January 2 BFPD responded to a motor vehicle ... Full Story
Larimer County District Attorney Larry Abrahamson today released his opinion on the case of Fort Collins police officer Carrie Wills' shooting of James Scheu, Jr.
Saturday, January 1 Police assisted a motorist at Mountain Avenue and Second Street when his tire came off the rim. Someone at the Hamilton Apartments received a strange letter. The case is being handled as harassment. A fence and a sign in the 400 block of E County Road 8 were damaged by a hit and run driver. Following a non-injury motor vehicle accident at County Road 17 and US Highway 287, officers arrested one person for driving under the influence and Underage ... Full Story
January 29, 2011 At approximately 3:30 PM Larimer County Sheriff's Dispatch was notified of a small glider crash near mile marker 284 west of I -25. LCSO Deputies responded and were assisted by the Colorado State Highway Patrol and Wellington Fire also responded as a precaution. According to deputies on the scene, the glider crashed on approach. The two passengers on board were uninjured. The glider sustained minor damage. The Federal Aviation Administration and the National ... Full Story
MediaNews buys Lehman Communications January 21, 2011 -- LONGMONT — Prairie Mountain Publishing Co., a subsidiary of MediaNews Group, is set to acquire all Lehman Communications Corp. of Longmont. ...