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.
Cameron Peak Fire Grows Over 120,000 Acres, Containment Lost
As ash rained down heavy once again on Northern Colorado, the Cameron Peak Fire was spreading throughout nearby terrain.
Fort Collins Patio Cam Catches Lion, Bear, Deer in Same Day
The footage was captured at the home of Herb and Jessica Saperstone of Fort Collins.
Cameron Peak Fire Now Colorado’s 3rd Worst Ever at 111,114 Acres
The fire forced mandatory evacuations of Red Feather Lakes, Crystal Lakes and Glacier View on Friday.
By The Numbers: How The Broncos Stack Up Against The Buccaneers
Longtime rival Tom Brady is coming back to Mile High this Sunday. This time he'll be in a Tampa Bay Buccaneers uniform, which is still weird to see.
VIDEO: Monday Flight Shows Cameron Peak Fire Still Burning Strong
A Monday (Sept. 21) flight shows just how bad the "thumb" of the fire is still burning and smoking up.
By The Numbers: How The Broncos Stack Up Against The Steelers
The Denver Broncos face the Pittsburgh Steelers at 11 a.m. on Sunday.
How Did The Cameron Peak Fire Start?
The investigation is open but officials have previously theorized that the fire burning over 102,596 acres was human-caused.
15-Year-Old Girl Reported Missing From Greeley
Havannah Meads is listed as missing by the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children. She was last seen on Aug. 28.
Increased Cameron Peak Fire Containment Expected in Coming Days
Currently there are more than 1,000 firefighters deployed to the fire. They've been working on constructing a boundary on the western, northern, and eastern perimeters.
How The Cameron Peak Fire Burns Through Snow
The Rist Canyon Fire Department captured a photo of how hotspots are still fired up.
PHOTOS: How The Cameron Peak Fire Has Progressed Over 30 Days
About 1,200 have been assigned to fight the fires — an increase of about 300 from this point last week.
Estimate: Cameron Peak Fire Won’t Be Fully Contained Until Halloween
Recent snowfall has prevented the Cameron Peak Fire from growing but there's still a long way to go in fighting the flames.