Alex Keenan is a writer and copy editor for Townsquare Media Northern Colorado. She was born in Denver and has lived in Colorado all her life. Keenan studied English and literature at Colorado State University. She writes about a variety of topics and makes sure our blogs use proper grammar. She loves visiting Chautauqua Park, the Pearl Street Mall, Old Town Fort Collins, The Alley Cat Café, Social and The Wolverine Farm Publick House.
How Fort Collins Streets Got Their Names
I don’t usually give the street names in our town much thought. They get me where I’m going (usually) and that’s all I really need. Except, that is, for Laporte Avenue.
5 Places to Go Rock Climbing in Colorado
Whether you’re a beginner or a climb like a spider monkey, here’s some of the five best places to go rock climbing in Colorado.
Worker Dies after Accident at Greeley JBS Plant
The JBS plant located in Greeley, Colorado, has come into the spotlight again, this time for the death of one of its employees.
The 10 Hardest Colorado Cities to Pronounce
Here’s our top 10 favorite towns and cities that defy the naked eye when it comes to pronunciation.
Where You Can Get Doughnuts in Northern Colorado
Here’s all the wonderful places you can get these glazed, raised, and caked treats in Northern Colorado.
The 5 Highest-Paid Colorado Rockies Players to Start the 2021 Season
Professional sports stars, actors and company execs, get paid a lot of money. But how much money does ‘a lot’ actually equate to?
What History Can Tell Us About Colorado’s Weather
We here in Colorado know that when it comes to our daily weather, it’s anyone’s guess as to what we’ll see in the next hour, let alone the next day.
10 Colorado Venues We Can’t Wait to See Shows at Again
Here’s some of the music venues we’re most looking forward to visiting again (in no particular order).
5 Out-of-State Road Trips Worth Taking from Fort Collins
If you’ve got a three-day weekend coming up and a hankering for travel, consider hitting up any of these adventurous spots to get away for a while.
Denver Couple Had Both Cars Stolen in 2 Weeks
There’s bad luck and then there’s BAD luck. This unfortunate couple seems to have the latter.
Top 10 Athletes that Played at CSU
Today, I want to focus on some of the greatest sportsmen and women who’ve come out of CSU.
Sculpture Coming to Fort Collins Sugar Beet Park Honors Workers
Set for completion by September of 2021, the nonprofit Mujeres de Colores is currently fundraising to create a sculpture at Sugar Beet Park that will honor the field workers who harvested the park’s namesake.