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Coed Softball League Provides Fun Break for Parents,

By Michael Hicks Berthoud Recorder Life can come at 28-year-old Lyle Fenderson pretty fast. That’s to be expected for someone who is not only a member of the Berthoud Fire Department, but also the father of a 14-month-old boy. But Sunday afternoons are his time. That’s when the former high school wrestler can, albeit temporarily, rejuvenate those competitive juices. Fenderson and his Berthoud Fire Department mates and spouses put on the gloves, swing the bats and get their weekend ... Full Story

Local Multi-Sport Athletes Bring Best to State Games

By P.J. DiPentino Special to The Berthoud Recorder Last weekend, a group of dedicated athletes traveled for a three-day national competition — the State Games of America. The SGA is an Olympic precursor organization that holds competitions on the state level for all types of sports. Every two years a host city holds an event where the athletes traverse across the country to see who is the best at their respective sport. This year, Colorado Springs hosted an outstanding event — the third ... Full Story

Eagles Retain Nelson, Schneekloth, Trade Adams

Berthoud Recorder Staff Veterans Riley Nelson and Aaron Schneekloth will be back with the Colorado Eagles for the 2009-10 Central Hockey League season, the team announced Thursday. Nelson, entering his seventh season with the defending Governors’ Cup and Northern Conference champions, and Schneekloth, in his fourth season with the club, were both named to the All-CHL team this past season. Nelson was voted the league’s best overall player while Schneekloth was named the CHL’s Most ... Full Story

Sports Briefs: BHS Football Raising Funds for Camera

The Berthoud High School football team is selling 20-pound crates of fresh peaches to raise money for the purchase of an end-zone camera. Cost is $45 per each 20-pound crate purchased. When ordering, make out the check to Palisade High School. The peaches will be delivered from Palisade to Berthoud on Aug. 15. Deadline for placing orders is Aug. 11. For more information, call head coach Dan McGinn at (970) 532-2335. WWE Event Set for Saturday Night The postponed World Wrestling Entertainment ... Full Story

BHS Sports Practice Schedule

BHS Sports Practice Schedule — Week of Aug. 10 Cheer: Tue-Thur, Aug. 11-13, Commons Stage 8 to 10 a.m. Cheer: Tue and Thur, Aug. 11 and 13, Commons Stage 7:30 to 9 p.m. Boys Soccer: Mon-Fri, Aug. 10-14, Bein Park, 10 to 11:30 a.m. Fitness; 2 to 3:30 p.m. Technical; 6 to 7 p.m. Games Softball: Mon-Fri, Bein Field 4 to 6 p.m. Boys Golf: Mon-Fri, Mariana Butte Golf Course, 2:45 p.m. Football: Mon-Fri, Practice Field, 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. Cross Country: Runners practice on their own Volleyball: No ... Full Story

ID Sought in Larimer County Theft

On May 23, some visitors from Wyoming were the victims of theft. Their van was broken into and their credit cards were taken. The theft took place at Larry Walker Field near Lincoln Junior High School in Fort Collins. Their bank card was used at an ATM near Taft Hill Road and Elizabeth Street in Fort Collins. Anyone with information as to the identity or whereabouts of this person is asked to call Investigator Cox at (970) 498-5163. — Larimer County Sheriff's Office Category:  News - ... Full Story

State News: Recession Emphasizes Shift in Men to Women

In Colorado and across the country, far more men have lost jobs during the recession than women, and that's reversing the role of family breadwinner in some homes. (more…)

Public Notice: Hearing on proposed ordinance for

  PUBLIC NOTICE   The Board of Trustees of the Town of Berthoud has scheduled a public hearing for a proposed ordinance for rezoning of the Ludlow property, located at approximately Larimer County Rd. 17 and Mountain Ave. for Tuesday, August 11, 2009. The public hearing will be held in the Board Room of Town Hall, 328 Massachusetts Ave., Berthoud, Co. beginning at 7:00 p. m. TOWN OF BERTHOUD Mary K. Cowdin, Town Clerk   LGLB2009-52 Published in the Berthoud Recorder July 30 ... Full Story

Price of Admission: 'Funny People' is About

Comedy is something that helps us escape our sadness. We turn to stand up comedians and goofy movies to brighten our day and see life with a sunnier disposition. But what happens when comedians and movie stars encounter the same problems? Mid-life crises and near death experiences; they go through them all just like the rest of us do. But they go on stage and perform; even when they are going through things that would make us turn hermit. (more…)

State Parks Free on Monday, Aug. 3

DENVER - Colorado State Parks will celebrate Colorado Day by offering free entrance at all 42 state parks on Monday, Aug. 3. Colorado Day was created by the state legislature to mark the anniversary of statehood, granted in 1876 by President Ulysses S. Grant. Free entrance at the state parks is an annual Colorado Day tradition.   "Colorado Day is annual opportunity for all Coloradans to get outdoors at the state parks, enjoy the natural beauty of these places and experience all the ... Full Story

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