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.
Colorado Bow Hunter Fends Off Mountain Lion Attack
While elk hunting in Colorado, Trevor Brown found himself in a stand off with a mountain lion that was 10 feet away. The mountain lion was hissing and staring right at him.
1 Injured As Train Derails Near Wellington
There had been three crew members on the train when it derailed.
3 Northern Colorado Teen Girls Are Missing Since Oct. 30
Fort Collins Police are searching for 13-year-old Ava Chance of Fort Collins and 13-year-old Isabel Romualdo of Loveland — who are believed to be traveling together. The Larimer County Sheriff's Office, meanwhile, is looking for 16-year-old Katelyn Miller of Windsor who is report…
Police Searching For Missing Fort Collins, Loveland Girls
Authorities believe they are possibly together and traveling in an older model four-door red Honda Accord. Their families are concerned for their safety.
Fort Collins 16-Year-Old Has Been Missing Since Oct. 30
Katelyn Miller was last seen on Oct. 30, according to the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children.
Despite Heavy Snow, Cameron Peak Fire Has 3 Smoke Hotspots
A Tuesday aerial reconnaissance flight found smoke visible in three specific spots despite there being more than a foot of snow across the fire.
Larimer County Imposes More COVID Restrictions With Friday Order
The order makes a number of changes for residents and businesses.
Colorado’s 3 Largest Fires Ever Have Come in 2020
Drought conditions throughout the state have allowed fires to spread like, well, wildfires.
CSU, New Mexico Football Game Canceled
The University of New Mexico team is unable to participate because of a COVID-19 outbreak.
Cameron Peak Fire Explodes To About 200,000 Acres
More than 1,500 are currently working on the flames that now span more than 60,000 acres more than any other fire in Colorado history.