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Obituary – Martha "Marti" Dietrich

Martha “Marti” Dietrich January, 1961 – March, 2020 Martha “Marti” Megan Sharp Dietrich, 59, of Berthoud and later Johnstown, Colo., passed away on March 14, 2020. Marti was born in… Read more »

Coronavirus stimulus package

By Dan Karpiel The Surveyor Late last week the United States Congress passed, and President Donald Trump signed into law, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act. Often… Read more »

Staying mentally healthy during the pandemic

By Shelley Widhalm The Surveyor In a matter of three weeks, life has changed with the pandemic outbreak of coronavirus, a faltering economy and the March 26 statewide stay-at-home order—and… Read more »

Mental Health assistance

Colorado Crisis Services: 1-844-493-8255 OR Text Talk To 38255 Alcoholics Anonymous: – A list of live online meetings can be found at this website as well as 24/7… Read more »

A Little Help extends help during coronavirus pandemic

By Shelley Widhalm The Surveyor Once a week, 78-year-old Cecilia Bessette gets an important phone call from A Little Help. It’s from one of the nonprofit’s volunteers checking in on… Read more »

CDOT and DNR remind people to avoid heading to the mountains

Special to the Surveyor As the weekend approaches the Colorado Department of Transportation and the Colorado Department of Natural Resources are reminding people to resist the temptation to travel to… Read more »

OPINION – Letters to the Editor

To the editor: Berthoud’s upcoming election on April 7 includes an important ballot measure number 1282. Here are a few important reasons why you should consider voting yes for ordinance… Read more »

Police not pulling people over to enforce stay-at-home order

By Amber McIver-Traywick The Surveyor Police in Colorado will not be pulling people over or organizing checkpoints to enforce the stay-at-home order issued by Governor Jared Polis that took effect… Read more »