From the KMTS News Room:

    • News April 28th NEW YORK (AP) – Passengers flying Frontier Airlines will now have to pay extra to place carry-on bags in overhead bins or for advance seat assignments. The move comes as the Denver-based airline transforms itself into a fee-dependent airline, similar to Spirit Airlines or Allegiant Air – the only other U.S. carriers to charge such ...
    • Garfield Clean Energy rebate offer Garfield Clean Energy and Glenwood Springs Electric are offering a new round of rebates to help pay for energy efficiency upgrades. The rebates can be used by households and businesses from Glenwood Springs to Parachute. Limited funding is available on a first-come, first served basis. The energy experts at CLEER can provide free energy coaching to help people ...
    • News, April 25th STATE HEALTH CARE C.E.O. SAYS ENROLLMENT IN OBAMACARE ON TRACK Durango—Connect for Health Colorado Chief Patty Fontneau says the state is on track to meet enrollment goals for the year.  She tells state lawmakers 128 thousand people have signed up for private plans and another 178 thousand have signed up for coverage through Medicaid.  Fontneau however ...
    • News, April 24th SEPARATE TRIALS POSSIBLE IN PFISTER MURDER CASE Aspen—Attorneys for the three people facing first degree murder charges in the death of lifelong Aspen resident Nancy Pfister may ask the judge for two separate trials.  Though the charge would be the same, attorneys say the circumstances and the roles played by Katherine Carpenter and husband and wife ...
    • News, April 23rd CHARGES DROPPED IN GLENWOOD SHOOTING DEATH Glenwood Springs—Murder charges have been dropped against a Glenwood Springs man in last week’s shooting death of his girlfriend. Ninth Judicial District Attorney Sherry Caloia says she doesn’t have enough evidence to hold 28 year old James McCabe Mallin on attempted first degree murder. Mallin was arrested April 15th ...
    • News, April 18th GW COUNCIL HELPS OUT HANGING LAKE Glenwood Springs—The Glenwood Springs City Council agreed to reallocate 25 thousand dollars in tourism funds to help the White River National Forest and the Colorado State Patrol with traffic and crowd control at Hanging Lake. Hanging Lake attracts over 130 thousand tourists annually and has a big impact on traffic ...
    • Survey on Employee Travel Patterns RFTA, CDOT, and local area governments are currently conducting a survey on employee travel patterns. If you have already been contacted about this transportation survey, please be sure to complete it! If you haven’t been contacted and are currently employed, the study sponsors would welcome your input online, at TransportationSurvey.net. Thanks for your help with this important survey
    • The Family Resource Center of the Roaring Fork School District “I am happy to announce that the Family Resource Center of the Roaring Fork School District has been awarded a grant of $15,000 for emergency assistance and $22,000 for general operating support by the Aspen Community Foundation,” Jenny Lindsay, Executive Director of the Family Resource Center announced today.  The grant will be used to provide ...
    • IRS Reiterates Warning of Pervasive Telephone Scam As the 2014 filing season nears an end, the Internal Revenue Service today issued another strong warning for consumers to guard against sophisticated and aggressive phone scams targeting taxpayers, including recent immigrants, as reported incidents of this crime continue to rise nationwide. These scams won’t likely end with the filing season so the IRS urges ...
    • News, April 17th GLENWOOD WOMAN DIES FROM GUNSHOT WOUND Glenwood Springs—The Glenwood Springs woman who was shot in the back of the head early Tuesday at a mobile home on South Grand Avenue has died. According to the latest reports from the Glenwood Springs Police Department, 40 year old Audrey Lowndes was pronounced dead just after 6pm Tuesday ...

    From the KMTS Sports Desk:

    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (04/26/2011) High School Soccer The Glenwood Lady Demons shutout Basalt 3 to nothing yesterday to improve to 11 and 1. Tonight, Glenwood plays Palisade at Mesa State at 7. Rifle visits Coal Ridge, Grand Valley welcomes Vail Mountain and Aspen travels to Roaring Fork. Baseball ———– Weather and field conditions permitting, three games will be played today. The Rifle ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (04/21/2011) High School Baseball The Basalt Longhorns were swept by the Cedaredge Bruins 11 to 6 and 5 to 1. The Coal Ridge / Rifle game was delayed once again due to weather and field conditions…no make up date has been announced yet. Basketball Cameron Horning is a sharpshooter. The 12 year old Glenwood Springs Middle Schooler won ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (04/20/2011) Baseball The Glenwood Demons were swept by the Palisade Bulldogs yesterday at Suplizio Field in Grand Junction, 11 to nothing and 3-zip. The game between Coal Ridge and Rifle was rained out yesterday and tonight’s makeup game has also been postponed due to poor field conditions. Soccer ——- The Glenwood Lady Demons shutout Palisade last night, 3 to nothing. Golf —— Led by Taylor ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (04/15/2011) Soccer In girl’s soccer, the Glenwood Lady Demons shutout Eagle Valley 8-zip. Rifle fell to Aspen 6-nothing….Basalt got past Battle Mountain 3 to 1 and Delta blanked Grand Valley 5-nil. Baseball The Glenwood Demons look to snap a five game losing streak when they host the Battle Mountain Huskies this afternoon at 2 and 4 O’clock. Both games will be ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (04/14/2011) In girl’s high school soccer, the Glenwood Lady Demons host Eagle Valley tonight at 6 O’clock. Two other games will be played at 4 including Aspen at Rifle and Delta at Grand Valley. In baseball, the Aspen Skiers visit Cedaredge today for a doubleheader. Tommorow afternoon at 2 and 4 O’clock, the Glenwood Demons will ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (04/13/2011) High School Baseball ————————— The Rifle Bears held off a late inning surge by the Rams to beat Roaring Fork, 11 to 10. Coal Ridge defeated Grand Valley 10 to 6 and Basalt beat Aspen 11 to 1.
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (04/07/2011) High School Baseball ————————– The Rifle Bears beat the visiting Glenwood Demons yesterday in a non-league game, 9 to 4. Rifle plays at Roaring Fork next Tuesday while Glenwood hosts the Delta Panthers this Saturday at 11 and 1.
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (04/04/2011) Golf ____ The Glenwood Demons, Grand Valley Cardinals and Rifle Bears are competing today in the Grand Junction Invitational at the Bookcliff Country Club. Lacrosse ________ The Aspen Skiers take on the Summit Tigers in Breckenridge this afternoon at 4.
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (04/29/2011) Soccer ——- The Glenwood Demons beat the Sailors yesterday 2 to 1 in Steamboat Springs to clinch the Western Slope Championship for the second year in a row. Baseball ———– Despite a brilliant, 11 strikeout performance by Cody Derby, the Glenwood Demons lost to the Middle Park Panthers yesterday in Granby, 4 to 2. The Demons dropped the second game ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (03/28/2011) Track and Field ______________ The Glenwood Lady Demons won the team title over the weekend at the Mickey Dunn Invitational in Grand Junction. On the boy’s side, Glenwood and Rifle tied for fourth overall. Percussion _________ The Glenwood Springs High School Percussion ensemble took first in their division and fourth place overall in Longmont at the Rocky Mountain competition. ...