‘Local News’ Archives
At today's Administrative Matters meeting, the Larimer County Commissioners, all Republicans, joined a long list of legislators who have passed a resolution opposing Amendments 60, 61 and Proposition 101. Most, if not all cities and towns, special districts and civic organization in Larimer County have expressed their opposition to these ballot proposals. Only State Senator Kevin Lundberg of Berthoud has come out in favor of these proposals, showing that he is out of step with, not only his ... Full Story
The Special District Association of Colorado (SDA) recently awarded its Board Member of the Year to John Erickson for his service to the Berthoud Fire Protection District. The SDA awards several Distinguished Board Member Awards each year, but only one board member is chosen to receive the Board Member of the Year Award. This year that honor went to Erickson. Berthoud Fire Chief Steve Charles had this to say about Erickson’s award, “There are 1,600 special districts in Colorado; it is an ... Full Story
The Berthoud High School Band Car Wash fundraiser Wednesday, October 6 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. At the Colorado Rapid Car Wash on the west end of Berthoud. A great opportunity to get your car clean for Homecoming and support the BHS Band!
Political Events Calendar for Larimer County Tuesday, October 5 Ballot Initiative 60, 61 & 101 Information Meeting, 7-9 pm Mountain View High School Cafeteria 3500 Mountain Lion Drive, Loveland Guest Panel Sheriff James Alderden Robert Keister, Larimer County Budget Director Lucille Steiner, President, Thompson R2-J Board of Education Eric Wilkinson, General Manager, Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District Hosted by Larimer County Farmers Union & League of Women ... Full Story
BOARD OF TRUSTEES STUDY SESSION OCTOBER 5, 2010 BOARD ROOM 7:00 P.M. NO MEETING
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 ...
Police Beat September 1 to 30 Wednesday, Sept. 1 A Mazda Miata was reported stolen from the 700 block of Eighth Street. The vehicle was found in California the following weekend with the front end damaged from a motor vehicle accident. Staff at Ivy Stockwell Elementary requested a School Resource Officer to assist in a juvenile problem at the school. Police responded to an ongoing juvenile problem at the high school. Baby squirrels in the yard in the 200 block of Second Street prompted a call ... Full Story
Larry R. Abrahamson District Attorney Larimer & Jackson Counties On September 14, 2010, the Larimer County Sheriff’s Office submitted to the Eighth Judicial District Attorney’s Office the results of their investigation of the Reservoir Road Fire near Loveland, Colorado. A thorough review of the facts, circumstances surrounding the Reservoir Fire and applicable state law was conducted. On September 24, 2010, the District Attorney’s Office charged Joel Ledermann with fourth degree ... Full Story
Larimer County, Colorado – The Board of Larimer County Commissioners adopted fire restrictions on Open Fires and Fireworks beginning immediately and continuing through November 1, 2010. These restrictions are based on a recommendation from Larimer County Sheriff Jim Alderden in light of dry conditions and prohibit the use of: Open fires and fireworks in the unincorporated areas of Larimer County. Contained open fires are not restricted at this time. Because ‘contained open fires’ are ... Full Story
TOWN OF BERTHOUD PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION SEPTEMBER 9, 2010 - 7:00 P.M. BERTHOUD TOWN HALL 328 MASSACHUSETTS AVE 1. Call to Order 2. Roll Call Christopher Thorne, Chairman Ray Johnson Scott Banzhaf Jim Doyle Jane Clevenger Lori Taylor vacancy John Goreski, Rural Representative All matters listed under Item 3, Consent Agenda, are considered routine by the Planning and Zoning Commission and will be enacted with a single vote. If discussion is deemed necessary, that item ... Full Story