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.
Gov. Jared Polis Visited Greeley on Friday
Polis met with businesses at the Greeley Chamber of Commerce to discuss recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Cameron Peak, Mullen Fires Burning Over Combined 240,000 Acres
The fires that are less than 30 miles away from each other currently cover 244,214 acres. Officials have expressed concern that the fires may merge into a mega fire.
Colorado State Football Announces 2020 Schedule
New CSU head coach Steve Addazio will make his Rams debut on Oct. 24, hosting New Mexico at Canvas Stadium in Fort Collins.
Cameron Peak Fire Grows Over 120,000 Acres, Containment Lost
As ash rained down heavy once again on Northern Colorado, the Cameron Peak Fire was spreading throughout nearby terrain.
Fort Collins Patio Cam Catches Lion, Bear, Deer in Same Day
The footage was captured at the home of Herb and Jessica Saperstone of Fort Collins.
Cameron Peak Fire Now Colorado’s 3rd Worst Ever at 111,114 Acres
The fire forced mandatory evacuations of Red Feather Lakes, Crystal Lakes and Glacier View on Friday.
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.