From the KMTS News Room:

    • Two Seriously Injured in Crash Near Rifle GARFIELD COUNTY, Colo. – A 29-year-old Glenwood Springs woman was seriously injured Thursday evening in rollover crash east of Rifle on Interstate 70. Her name is being held pending notification of her family. Just before 5 p.m. Thursday, 35-year-old Jesse Wanner, of Rifle, lost control of a 2006 Mitsubishi Lancer westbound on ...
    • 8 Tips to Merge Two Houses into One Beautiful Home 8 Tips to Merge Two Houses into One Beautiful Home{{BR}} Glenwood Springs Carpet One Floor & Home’s Experts Simplify the Transition Glenwood Springs, CO (Thursday, May 22, 2014) — Newly wed, newly engaged or even just downsizing to a smaller living space – merging his and hers into one cohesive space can be a challenge. ...
    • Telephone Scam Yesterday the Glenwood Springs Police Department started receiving reports from people in town receiving phone calls from an automated system “notifying” them that their “Chase Debit Account Card” had been locked due to misuse or their number. The message continues and requests that you press “1” to unlock your account and then it requests you ...
    • Battlement Mesa Prescribed Burn Scheduled for Tomorrow (May 21) Parachute, CO – Pending favorable weather conditions, Upper Colorado River Interagency Fire and Fuels Management crews and partners will conduct a prescribed burn this spring on the north aspect of Battlement Mesa, roughly seven miles from Parachute, on National Forest System lands near Garfield County Road 306.  The prescribed burn is expected to occur around ...
    • Equine Herpes Virus Discovered in Colorado DENVER (AP) – A horse that competed in the Colorado rodeo and barrel racing circuit has tested positive for a virus that can cause breathing problems and nervous system disorders for the animals. The state agriculture department said Friday that the horse was euthanized after developing neurological problems because of the equine herpes virus. Another competitive ...
    • I-70 Closed Both Directions Until at Least Late Afternoon Final Update: I-70 now open in both directions. UPDATE:  Eastbound I-70 is open from Glenwood Springs (mm 116) to Wolcott (mm 157) with a traffic escort in place. Periodic traffic stops may occur as well. Westbound I-70 remains closed from Wolcott (mm 157) to Glenwood Springs (mm 116) due to police activity. There is no ...
    • News, May 6th GLENWOOD CANYON BIKE PATH CLOSED Glenwood Springs—The Glenwood Canyon bike path is closed from the Shoshone Power Plant to the Hanging Lake Rest Area due to high water. Officials with C-DOT say it will remain closed until further notice. According to the latezt measurements, the Colorado River below Glenwood Springs is running at just ...
    • USDA and DOI Green Light Conservation Practices for Farmers Ranchers and Landowners in Five Lesser Prairie-Chicken States Contact: USDA Office of Communications   (202) 720-4623 Interior Office of Communications (202) 208-6416 USDA and Interior Department Green Light Conservation Practices for Farmers, Ranchers and Landowners inFive Lesser Prairie-Chicken States WASHINGTON, May 2, 2014 — The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Department of the Interior today announced that farmers, ranchers and landowners implementing Farm Service Agency (FSA) ...
    • News, May 2nd COLORADO INSURANCE OFFICIALS REVIEWING RURAL/URBAN RATING DISCREPANCIES Denver—Colorado insurance regulators have been taking a look at why health insurance premiums vary so widely between urban and rural areas, and they’re releasing some of their findings today. The Colorado Division of Insurance is responding to complaints from mountain areas where health insurance premiums under the new ...
    • News, April 29th FEDERAL COURT RULING TODAY A VICTORY FOR SNOWMASS SKI AREA DENVER (AP) – A federal appeals court has upheld a U.S. Forest Service decision allowing new ski terrain on Burnt Mountain in the Snowmass ski area.  The 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday rejected a challenge by the environmental group Ark ...

    From the KMTS Sports Desk:

    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (05/10/2011) Baseball ———- The curtain comes down on the Glenwood Demons’ baseball season this afternoon. Glenwood welcomes Eagle Valley to town for two games at 2 and 4. You can catch both games live on line at KMTS.com and rebroadcast tonight at 7. Soccer ——– The Glenwood Lady Demons will host Durango tomorrow afternoon at 4 in ...
    • FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (05/10/2011) Glenwood Springs–A medical marijuana moratorium will be voted on next week by the Garfield County Board of Commissioners. The board is waiting to see how the state regulations mesh with federal laws that prohibit marijuana. Several dispensaries in unicorporated areas of the county may have to close their doors. Parachute–The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (05/06/2011) Soccer The Coal Ridge Lady Titans clinched their third straight league title with yesterday’s 3-nothing win over Basalt. Grand Valley beat Vail Christian 3 to 1 while Aspen and Vail Christian kicked to a scoreless tie. Track and Field Grand Valley and Rifle are competing today in the Tiger Invitational in Grand Junction. The Glenwood Demons boy’s ...
    • WSL Baseball All-Star Game: 3A vs. 4A RIFLE (5/4/11) The annual Western Slope League all-star baseball game, coordinated by Rifle baseball coach Troy Phillips, will feature a contest between the 3A and 4A divisions on the day after Memorial Day, at Cooper Field in Rifle. Since the Rifle Bears moved from 4A to 3A this season, their long and storied rivalry ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (05/05/2011) High School Baseball The Glenwood Demons pounded the Summit Tigers yesterday 17 to 2. Under the lights in Rifle last night, the Bears beat the Coal Ridge Titans, 11 to 6. Soccer ——– Three soccer games are on the schedule this afternoon including Grand Valley at Vail Christian, Vail Mountain at Aspen and Coal Ridge ...
    • WSL Baseball All-Star Game: 3A vs. 4A RIFLE (5/4/11) — The annual Western Slope League all-star baseball game, coordinated by Rifle baseball coach Troy Phillips, will feature a contest between the 3A and 4A divisions on the day after Memorial Day, at Cooper Field in Rifle. Since the Rifle Bears moved from 4A to 3A this season, their long and storied rivalry with ...
    • Coming Soon: PAC Ten-10 Network PHOENIX (AP) – The Pac-10 has a new network to go with its monster television deal. The Pac-10 announced the launch of its own television network on Wednesday, a venture made possible by a 12-year joint deal with ESPN and Fox worth about $3 billion. ...
    • High School Baseball Scores / Schedule The Rifle Bears defeated Aspen 4 to 1 while Coal Ridge dropped a 12-6 decision at Basalt. The Titans and Bears hook up for a 6 O’clock game tonight at Cooper Field in Rifle. The game will be broadcast live on KMTS. The Roaring Fork Rams split a doubleheader with the Olathe Pirates yesterday. ...
    • Lady Demons WSL Champs Glenwood Springs-The Western Slope champion Glenwood Lady Demons put a bow on the regular season with last night’s 6 to 1 win over Delta. The hometown fans at Stubler Memorial Field also witnessed Coach Steve White’s 200th career win at the high school level. The Lady Demons now await the CHSAA tournament pairings this ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (05/02/2011) High School Baseball ————————- The Glenwood Demons will finally get to play a game today. The Demons will travel to Carbondale this afternoon for a 4 O’clock game against the Roaring Fork Rams. Today’s game will be broadcast live on line at KMTS.com and rebroadcast tonight at 7 on the radio. Soccer ——- There are three games on the schedule ...