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.
NoCo Nurse Heroes: Shawnee Mayhan, Columbine Commons
Columbine Commons Nurse Manager Shawnee Mayhan has been a nurse for the past three years. She called in for a Q&A about life as a nurse during the pandemic:
NoCo Nurse Heroes: JoJo Jessen, North Shore Health & Rehab
North Shore Health & Rehab LPN JoJo Jessen has worked at her facility for the past eight years, including the last five as a nurse.
Authorities Searching For Fort Collins Shooting Suspect
Sonny Arthur Howes is considered armed and allegedly has gang affiliations. He should not be approached by anyone other than law enforcement.
NoCo Nurse Heroes: Brenda Bolli, Centre Avenue Health & Rehab
Centre Avenue Health & Rehab RN and Geriatric Education Centre instructor Brenda Bolli has worked in the nursing field for the past 14 years.
13-Year-Old Windsor Boy Dies After Canoe Capsizes
A 13-year-old-boy died after his canoe tipped Thursday afternoon on a Windsor lake. His eight-year-old younger brother survived, according to a Denver7 report.
NoCo Nurse Heroes: Courtney Mowery, New Mercer Commons
New Mercer Commons nurse manager Courtney Mowery has worked in the nursing field since 2009.
NoCo Nurse Heroes: Barbara Cooper, Columbine West
Columbine West Staff Development Coordinator and LPN Barbara Cooper has worked in the nursing field since 1983.
Meet April’s Teacher Tuesday Educator of the Month
Becky Amschwand was voted the April Teacher Tuesday Educator of the Month.
Townsquare Media of Northern Colorado Wins 8 Colorado Broadcasters Association Awards
The cluster of radio stations that include New Country 99.1, Retro 102.5, 94.3 The X, 99.9 The Point and Power 102.9 were recognized at the 2020 Colorado Broadcasters Association Awards for major market radio.
CSU Rams Historian Shares 10 Favorite Bowl Photos
The 1993 CSU grad and volunteer athletic department historian penned the 2009 book "Aggies to Rams: The History of Football at Colorado State University."
Denver Broncos: All of John Elway’s 1st Round Picks
Like any NFL general manager, he's had his fair share of hits and misses in the NFL draft.
CSU Rams To Re-Air 1994 Win Over Arizona on Thursday
The game is available for free at 6:30 p.m. on April 16 at the CSU Rams Facebook page.