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.
How Realities Helped Me: From Living in A Car to Triumph
"To me Triumph has no endpoint, but is a lifelong struggle in the human spirit."
Townsquare Media’s High School MVPs: Thompson Valley Cheer Captains
Most impressively, Thompson Valley repeated the state title after graduating 10 seniors from last year's championship squad.
Townsquare Media DJs To Do 36-Hour Rooftop Broadcast For Charity
As the DJs are raising awareness for local nonprofit Realties For Children in honor of National Child Abuse Prevention Month, pedestrians passing by can help the cause.
Colorado Eagles Open April With 6-Game Homestand
The Colorado Eagles will open April with a six-game homestand. While there won't be any fans allowed in the arena, the team should benefit from an extended stay on home ice.
Crash Temporarily Closes I-25 Near Top Golf Sunday
If you are heading to or from Denver from Northern Colorado on Sunday evening, expect delays on I-25.
My Dog Rox: Northern Colorado’s 5 Craziest Dog Vet Visits
Paco the dog can very much be good boy. But the 13-year-old Lab-Boxer-Pitbull mix from Greeley has also been quite naughty.
CSU Rams Advance To NIT Final Four With 65-61 Win
The CSU Rams defeated North Carolina State 65-61 on Thursday at the Comerica Center in Frisco, Texas.
Fort Collins Area High School Stars Who Went On To Be Drafted in The NFL
Through the years, a number of former Colorado high schoolers have gone on to be drafted in the NFL after collegiate careers.
Townsquare Media’s High School MVP: Cora Schissler, Platte Valley High School
Cora led all scorers in the state title game with 15 points, including eight clutch points in the fourth quarter. She's this week's Townsquare Media High School MVP.
New Colorado COVID Plan Leaves Door Open For Summer Events
If you are hoping to enjoy the return of festivals like Taste of Fort Collins and the Greeley Stampede this summer, you may be in luck.
VOTE: Which Educator Should Win March Teacher Tuesday?
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.
I-25 Colorado Drag Racer Clocked at 108 MPH Loses Car Until August
Drag racers can lose their drivers license, face fines up to $999 and have vehicles impounded.