February 2018

Liu Hung at Loveland Museum

In December, the Loveland Museum launched an exhibit featuring the work of Chinese-born, U.S.-based painter Hung Liu. The showcase includes 15 large-scale paintings and one rare, room-size piece. Liu has emerged as a prominent figure in today’s art scene. Her work has appeared at numerous reputable venues throughout the U.S. Liu draws upon her bicultural background to explore themes such as the relationship between the past and the present and [...]

Celebrating David Bowie

More than just a mere salute, CELEBRATING DAVID BOWIE keeps Bowie’s music alive with musicians who worked closely with him throughout his career and other top musicians greatly influenced by him. Legendary Bowie touring and recording keyboardist Mike Garson, who collaborated with Bowie for longer than any other player, will be heading up the CdB band for the North American leg, which features guitarist Earl Slick, guitarist and previous Bowie [...]

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 [...]