About your new Publisher

Blaine Howerton is an award winning program creator and Producer, Publisher and News photojournalist. From his beginnings as a News Stringer covering the Four Corners region, to his stints as award-winning tv news photographer, live truck engineer and Technical Operations Manager, to his National Telly Awards as a Production Manager and NATAS Heartland Emmy nomination, Howerton continues to find ways to tell stories and broadcast live events. He brings more […]

North Forty News Acquires Scene Magazine

In January, North Forty News acquired Scene Magazine. The agreement placed full ownership and operations of Scene Magazine operations under North Forty News. “This acquisition by North Forty News brings together two unique community oriented locally owned publications,” said North Forty News Publisher and Owner Blaine Howerton. “Both publications have been been serving Northern Colorado for close to 30 years. I see a very bright future for two very special […]

Eighteen year old Kenzie Culver

By: Lily Morford, the New Scene Feature Reporter It all started July 2004, after experiencing frequent headaches dizziness, and tingling and numbness in her hands and feet, 4-year-old Kenzie Culver was diagnosed with Chiari Malformation and Syringomyelia disease and needed emergency surgery. Chiari, a condition in which brain tissue extends down toward the spinal column, is often the cause of Syringomyelia, a rare disorder that happens when a cyst forms on […]

Michael Kirkpatrick releases Little Muse – a Colorado grown EP

by Dan Peacock New Scene magazine Michael Kirkpatrick strikes down convention in the many genre he touches. He can bounce a bluegrass acoustic duet with Pete Kartsounes in their band The Good Time Travelers, or hypnotize the mind with a mandolin in the psychedelic world-folk duo Blue Canyon Ritual. That’s naming only two of the five bands that undoubtedly keep Kirkpatrick growing in a truly genre-inclusive direction. He tends to […]