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.
10 Safe Holiday Things To Do in Fort Collins
"100 Things to Do in Fort Collins Before You Die" author Deborah Bouziden weighs in on what safe activities can be done these holidays.
New Command Brought In To Finish Off Cameron Peak Fire
The number of firefighters deployed has dwindled from more than a thousand during the peak of the fire to now at about 300.
10 Times Celebrities Were Spotted in the Fort Collins Area
Everyone who lives in Fort Collins is one degree closer to Kevin Bacon.
‘Unicorn’ Deer Spotted On Longmont State Park Trail Cam
Experts say this is actually pretty common now during the antler shedding season during winter and before mating season.
STATE FOOTBALL: Johnstown’s Roosevelt Wins On Last-Second FG
Senior Brecken Sawyer nailed a last-minute, game-winning field goal on Saturday afternoon, leading Johnstown's Roosevelt High School to a 17-16 Class 3A state tournament football victory.
Northern Colorado’s Best Holiday Light Display Wins $1K
We're ready to light up our streets and neighborhoods brighter than ever this holiday season, and we need YOUR help.
5 Wild Recent Encounters With Wildlife in Fort Collins
Lions, snakes and bears. Oh My.
SCOREBOARD: Follow Northern Colorado Schools At State Football
Five Northern Colorado school are in action, including a pair of No. 1 seeds in Roosevelt of Johnstown in Class 3A and Resurrection Christian of Loveland in 2A.
CSU Extends Basketball Coach Niko Medved
Medved has gone 32-32 in his two season as Rams head coach. He previously served as a CSU assistant from 2007-13.
Coloradans Have Unwisely Started Ice Fishing Already
CPW shared a photo of someone ice fishing this week already on Steamboat Lake. The temp was still in the 50's and open water can still be seen.
Cameron Peak Fire Full Containment Could Come This Weekend
The fire has been sitting over 208,913 acres since Nov. 2. Containment is at 92% as of Thursday's morning's official update.
Indoor Dining Staying Open in Northern Colorado For Now
Neither Larimer nor Weld Counties are among the initial wave adopting the new restrictions that will halt all indoor dining.