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.
8.5-Acre Zamboni-Groomed Outdoor Colorado Ice Rink Opens
Evergreen Lake is considered the world’s largest Zamboni-groomed outdoor ice skating rink.
3 Died in Colorado Avalanches Over The Weekend
A total of 132 avalanches were reported from Friday to Sunday, 49 of which were caused by humans.
Nationally-Recognized Greeley Grizwalds Display Back in 2020
The 354 50th Ave. Court home known as the "Greeley Grizwalds" has garnered national acclaim and is illuminated once again for the 2020 holiday season.
1 Skier Died in Colorado Avalanche on Friday
There were reports of 460 avalanches, including 110 that were human-triggered, between from Dec. 11-18.
5 Colorado Homes That Sold For More Than $20 Million in 2020
Peek inside five different Colorado homes that sold for more than $20 million in 2020.
The 5 Fort Collins Area Home Light Displays You Have To See
According to your votes, there are five holiday light seekers should check out first. These five homes are the finalists in the Light Up NoCo 2020 contest.
New Colorado Wildlife Overpass Being Added in 2021
Colorado Parks & Wildlife and Colorado Department of Transportation are teaming on an $11.3 million project that includes a new wildlife overpass and underpass in southwest Colorado.
Colorado Extends Statewide Mask Order Another 30 Days
The mask order was first put in place in July and has been extended each month since.
New NoCo Owlz Minor League Team Plans 92-Game Season in 2021
The season is currently scheduled to run from late May to early September.
$2.5 Billion Train Would Connect Fort Collins, Colorado Springs
CDOT estimates about 3 million people per year would use the passenger rail service.