Gov't Affairs, Govt - County Larimer, Govt Berthoud

Berthoud: Mulvihill Wins Special Election

Steve Mulvihill, a retired businessman with military experience, decisively won the August 9 special election in Berthoud, taking 49 percent of the vote in the three candidate race. This ends the saga which began in April when Pete Cowdin ran unopposed for mayor but resigned the day he was supposed to be sworn in. Now, with… Continue reading Berthoud: Mulvihill Wins Special Election

Gov't Affairs, Govt - County Larimer, Govt Berthoud

Berthoud: Mayor-Elect Resigns

Pete Cowdin, who ran unopposed for mayor of Berthoud, abruptly announced his decision to resign the day he was supposed to be sworn into office. In a public letter Cowdin said incessant pressure from a newly elected trustee to appoint him mayor pro tem triggered a stress-related heart issue and Cowdin decided to resign based… Continue reading Berthoud: Mayor-Elect Resigns

Gov't Affairs, Govt - County Larimer, Govt Berthoud

Berthoud: Disappointing Election in Berthoud

Jeff Hindman (a former trustee), Will Karspeck, son of the former mayor ,Brian Laak and Kelly Dunkelberger won Board of Trustee seats. LBAR endorsed Dunkelberger, as well as two candidates who were not elected, Lorna Greene and incumbent trustee Dick Shepard. Pete Cowdin, a retired REALTOR, ran uncontested for mayor. This could be a very… Continue reading Berthoud: Disappointing Election in Berthoud

Gov't Affairs, Govt - County Larimer, Govt Berthoud

Berthoud: Candidate List Finalized for Election

On April 5 Berthoud voters will select a new mayor and four new trustees. The Board consists of a mayor and six trustees. Only (retired Realtor) Pete Cowdin has announced for mayor but there are nine candidates for four trustee seats. Three of the winning candidates will serve four-year terms and one will serve a… Continue reading Berthoud: Candidate List Finalized for Election