Jacob Laxen is Townsquare Media’s Northern Colorado Digital Managing Editor. The Minnesota native moved to Northern Colorado in 2016 and plans to stay because the snow melts here. Laxen loves multi-course dining at Chimney Park, Cafe Vino and Simmer. He’s a beer geek who especially enjoys Odell, New Belgium and Funkwerks. While the former USA Today reporter has a face for radio, he works behind the scenes managing websites, social media and working on major projects.
Cameron Peak Fire Crews Expect Major Firefighting Challenge Friday
A red flag warning has been instituted. Wildfire smoke in surrounding areas is expected to be elevated on Friday.
16-Year-Old Fort Collins Boy Has Been Missing Since July
Cody Duran went missing on July 23, according to the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children.
Reports: CSU’s Conference To Resume Football Oct. 24
College Football insider Brett McMurphy said the Rams' Mountain West Conference has agreed to play an 8-game schedule starting on Oct. 24.
By The Numbers: How The Broncos Stack Up Against The Buccaneers
Longtime rival Tom Brady is coming back to Mile High this Sunday. This time he'll be in a Tampa Bay Buccaneers uniform, which is still weird to see.
Dateline NBC Profiling Fort Collins Case Thursday
Thursday's episode titled "Left For Dead" airs at 8 p.m. Mountain Time on NBC.
Cameron Peak Fire Grows Another 122 Acres, Containment to 17%
The fire was able to grow another 122 acres on Tuesday (Sept. 22) and now sits at 104,652 acres.
VIDEO: Monday Flight Shows Cameron Peak Fire Still Burning Strong
A Monday (Sept. 21) flight shows just how bad the "thumb" of the fire is still burning and smoking up.
Townsquare Media’s Teacher Tuesday: Vote For NoCo’s September Teacher of the Month
The educator with the most votes takes home a $500 check from Xfinity for their school, a $100 gift card to food delivery service NoCo Nosh and a free oil change from Ozzie's Bodyshop.
Colorado Moose Crossed 6 Lanes Of Rush Hour Traffic
The two-year-old female crossed over six lanes of active traffic before entering the busy Palmer Park.
Colorado Mountain Lion Kills Multiple House Pets
Lion interaction with humans has increased within recent years with more people moving into and using hiking/running trails in areas where mountain lions live.
Help Northern Colorado Children With Realities Virtual Gala
Local nonprofit Realities For Children distributed nearly $1 million in services to Northern Colorado youth last year.
By The Numbers: How The Broncos Stack Up Against The Steelers
The Denver Broncos face the Pittsburgh Steelers at 11 a.m. on Sunday.