Alex Keenan is a writer and copy editor for Townsquare Media Northern Colorado. She was born in Denver and has lived in Colorado all her life. Keenan studied English and literature at Colorado State University. She writes about a variety of topics and makes sure our blogs use proper grammar. She loves visiting Chautauqua Park, the Pearl Street Mall, Old Town Fort Collins, The Alley Cat Café, Social and The Wolverine Farm Publick House.
How Fort Collins Inspired Disneyland’s Main St., USA
How did Fort Collins end up catching the eye of a guy like Walt Disney?
Trump Approves Disaster Funds for Colorado Wildfires
On Friday, Jan. 15, President Donald Trump declared the Colorado wildfires of September and November a major disaster, releasing funds to the state to aid in recovery efforts.
Remembering 2013’s 1,000-Year Floods
I find it comforting to remember the times when we’ve been through the wheelhouse before and made it through all the same.
UCHealth’s Blood Supplies Critically Low
If your new year’s resolution was to volunteer more, then now is your time to shine. The blood stores at UCHealth are critically low and they are requesting people consider donating in the next three weeks.
Colorado’s ‘World’s Highest Tubing Hill’ Open for the Season
According to Out There Colorado, Keystone’s Mountaintop Tubing Hill opened for the 2020-2021 winter season just yesterday (Dec. 12).
Cameron Peak Fire at 40% Containment
The Cameron Peak Fire’s containment has increased to 40% and has currently burned 126,164 acres.
VIDEO: How Fish Are Stocked in Colorado’s Mountain Lakes
Yep, it turns out that we don’t just tote water up to alpine areas, but fish as well.
Unique Pets Around Northern Colorado You Can Adopt Right Now
Here’s some (as of Sept. 16) of the most off-the-beaten-track animals that you can find around Northern Colorado.
CSU Joins a Global Team to Study Ecosystems and Climate Change
Once again, Colorado State University (CSU) is stepping up to the global plate when it comes to climate change.
CSU Professor Spoke at Democratic National Convention
On August 18, 2020, Colorado State University’s very own Distinguished Professor and poet Camille Dungy took part in the Democratic National Convention (DNC).
Loveland Art in Public Places Offering Grants to Artists
The City of Loveland’s Art in Public Places Program has set aside funds for artists and artistic organizations in Loveland.
Colorado Bans LGBTQ ‘Panic Defense’
This past Monday, July 13, the Colorado legislature passed a bill banning the LGBTQ ‘Panic Defense.’