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.
PHOTOS: I-25 Crashes in Northern Colorado in January 2021
Interstate 25 has seen several-hour closures in Northern Colorado in recent days.
10 Best Dog Names in Northern Colorado
Boy does our community get creative in naming man's best friend. About 100 nominations came in and thousands of votes help determine the 10 best.
Townsquare Media’s Teacher Tuesday: Who Should Be January’s Winner?
The educator with the most votes takes home a $500 check for their school, a $100 gift card to food delivery service Nosh NoCo and a free oil change from Ozzie's Bodyshop.
Portion of Prospect Road Closed Tuesday Morning Due To Crash
Commuters are asked to seek an alternate route.
How Fort Collins-Loveland-Greeley High Schools Rank Nationally
Here are the top ranked high schools of the Fort Collins-Loveland-Greeley area and how they rank nationally.
6 Times Fort Collins Has Been Ranked A No. 1 City
We've picked out many of the times that the city earned top honors from national media.
SCOREBOARD: High School Basketball Resumes Monday
Prep players will be required to wear masks both on and off the court this season
Colorado Eagles Announce Full 2021 Schedule
The Colorado Eagles will once again drop the puck on Feb. 5.
UPDATE: I-25 Reopens After Semi Crash
A crash on Interstate 25 has temporarily closed the road in both directions near Johnstown.
Some Fort Collins Schools To Keep Hybrid Education Into February
PSD announced in a press release on Thursday (Jan. 21) that middle and high schools will remain in phase 3 beyond the initial February target dates — which means students rotate being in-person and remote throughout the week.
PHOTOS: See How Tiger King Joe Exotic’s Cats Now Live in Colorado
The Wild Animal Sanctuary in Keenesburg, Colorado stepped in to help, rescuing more than 40 of Joe Exotic's former animals.
Recognize A Northern Colorado Educator For Teacher Tuesday 2021
Submit a worthy educator who is excelling this school year. Six nominees will be recognized each month and face off in a friendly voting contest to determine the monthly winner.