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 Colorado Has Voted In Every Presidential Election
The Centennial State has voted for the 22 Republicans, 13 Democrats and 1 third party populist. Colorado has voted for the winning president in 25 of the total 36 elections.
Gov. Polis: ‘Summer of No Parties’ Needed in COVID Fight
Polis specifically urged Coloradans in their teens, 20’s and 30’s to avoid large gatherings.The most recent surge in COVID-19 cases have come from younger age groups.
New Windsor Trout Pond, Restaurant Opening
Ted's Trout Pond and Ted's Sweetwater Grill are opening in the Raindance Community in Windsor. A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held on Tuesday (May 26).
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.
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.
Rocky Mountain National Park Closes Due to Coronavirus
Rocky Mountain National Park has closed "until further notice," the national park announced in a press release on Friday.
CSU Basketball Coach Goes Viral For Recreating Historic Shot
Rams men's basketball assistant coach Ali Farokhmanesh re-enacted his famous 3-pointer from 2010 that came with 35 seconds left and helped the University of Northern Iowa upset top-seeded Kansas.
Denver Broncos Adds OL Glasgow on $44 Million Deal
The 27-year-old Glasgow has started 31 of 32 games for the Lions in the past two seasons — during that stretch he's allowed just one sack.
Greeley Man Arrested For Murder of Local Musician
Kevin Dean Eastman was taken into custody on first degree murder charges on Sunday (Feb. 16).
Former Rockies Star Larry Walker Makes Hall of Fame
The former Colorado outfielder earned 76.6 percent of the vote.