From the KMTS News Room:

    • News SMALL BIZ SATURDAY EVENT Glenwood Springs—If you don’t want to fight the huge, Black Friday crowds and battle for parking, you can start  your Christmas shopping tomorrow on “Small Business Saturday.”  The Glenwood Springs Chamber Resort Association and chambers of commerce across the country take part in it every year.  It was launched five years ago ...
    • News STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) – More Colorado ski areas are opening for Thanksgiving weekend. Steamboat, Crested Butte and Beaver Creek opened today with fresh snow. Crested Butte offered free lift tickets while Beaver Creek is starting the season with a new express combination lift. Snowmass and Telluride both plan to open tomorrow. DENVER (AP) – Travelers ...
    • News DENVER (AP) – Individual insurance sign-ups under Colorado's health care exchange are running ahead of pace from a year ago, when the marketplace opened for the first time. Connect For Health Colorado says more than 6,000 health and dental insurance plans were sold in the first full week of enrollment for 2015. DENVER (AP) – ...
    • CMC Grant Pays Forward Two Years’ Tuition For In-District Students Imagine a high school graduate handing his Colorado Mountain College tuition checks to a trustworthy source for safekeeping while he earns his associate degree at CMC. At graduation, that same tuition money is paid forward to a four-year college or university to help the student complete his bachelor’s degree. That’s essentially what a grant offered by ...
    • News ROAN PLATEAU SETTLEMENT DENVER (AP) – Federal and state officials say they have reached an agreement they believe will help protect the Roan Plateau while also encouraging natural gas development.   Officials said Friday the settlement helps protect wildlife and supports opportunities for outdoor recreation and energy development. The settlement agreement between conservation groups and oil and ...
    • News   Glenwood Springs—Opponents of the Grand Avenue Bridge replacement project far outnumbered supporters during a public hearing Wednesday night at Glenwood Springs Elementary School.  About a third of the 100 people in attendance took the microphone took their allotted three minutes of floor time, (some took more) to criticize not only the project itself but ...
    • News UNDATED (AP) – Crews across the state are installing 80 new stand-alone “live view” cameras as part of a $1.1 million project to improve the Colorado Department of Transportation's traveler communication network. The Denver Post reports the cameras will either add to or replace some of 422 cameras that are already in place along roadways ...
    • Sports DENVER (AP) – Kenneth Faried scored 22 points and had 17 rebounds and the Denver Nuggets opened the season Wednesday night with an 89-79 win over Detroit, spoiling the debut of Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy. Aaron Afflalo, in his second tour with Denver after being ...
    • News DENVER (AP) – Two candidates for Colorado's sixth congressional district are facing off in a historic Spanish-language debate. Organizers say today's encounter between Republican Rep. Mike Coffman and his Democratic challenger Andrew Romanoff will be the first time two congressional candidates who are not of Hispanic descent have debated in Spanish. ...
    • RFSD Board of Education Swears in New School Board Members, Elects New Officers BASALT, Colo…Roaring Fork School District swore in its two new board members, Karl Hanlon and Mary Elizabeth Geiger, and elected new board officers Wednesday night at its regularly scheduled Board of Education meeting held at Basalt High School. Daniel Biggs, a three-year board member, is the new board president; Bob Johnson, a 10-year veteran of the ...

    From the KMTS Sports Desk:

    • SPORTS, JULY 11TH Washington, D.C.–The Rockies were shutout by Jordan Zimmerman and the Washington Nationals, 2 to nothing. The Rockies find themselves five games under .500 at the All-Star break and eight games behind first place San Francisco Giants in the National League West. Phoenix, AZ–The fan favorite home run derby takes place tonight in Phoenix. Former ...
    • SPORTS, JULY 8TH Glenwood Springs–The Glenwood Demons Swim and Dive team is trying to stay afloat financially. The team consisting of student/athletes from the tri-county area will be washing cars tomorrow at Glenwood Springs High School to raise money for next season. Hot dogs and lemonade will also be sold. ...
    • SPORTS, JULY 7TH “It is necessary to it.” This man, always said what on what. Pseudo-democracy, really overbearing ~ ~ his kiss fell on my brow, coach handbags outlet mouth, no way, every time he kissed me, let me disoriented, unable to tell anything. Worthy of happy, smiling and tempting, looks like water how touching, touching belly, and want ...
    • SPORTS, JULY 6TH Atlanta, GA–The Colorado Rockies sure missed the bats of Troy Tulowitzki and Carlos Gonzalez last night in Atlanta. The Rockies fell to the Braves, 5 to 3.The Rockies send winless Aaron Cook to the mound tonight to face one of the best in pitchers in the game in righthander Jair Jurrjens. ...
    • SPORTS, JULY 5TH ATLANTA (AP) – Freddie Freeman homered twice to drive in three runs, and Tommy Hanson combined with two relievers on a four-hitter as the Atlanta Braves beat the Colorado Rockies 4-1 on Monday night. Freeman's two-run shot in the first inning drove in Brian McCann, who singled with two outs off Ubaldo Jimenez (oo-BAHL'-doh hih-MEHN'-ehz) (3-8). The rookie first baseman ...
    • SPORTS, JULY 1ST Aspen–The Glenwood Springs Defiance Rugby Club will battle the Gentlemen of Aspen Saturday, July 2nd at 3 O'clock. The match will be played in Aspen. Denver–The Colorado Rockies dropped a 6-4 decision to the Chicago White Sox yesterday at Coors Field. The Kansas City Royals are in town ...
    • SPORTS, JUNE 30TH Glenwood Springs–Tonight, the annual Glenwood Springers Community Track Meet will be held at Stubler Memorial Field. Athletes of all ages and abilities are encouraged to participate in a wide range of events including distance running, sprints, relays, the long jump and the shot put. The meet begins at 5 O'clock. Elsewhere in sports… WIMBLEDON, England ...
    • SPORTS, JUNE 29TH Glenwood Springs–The annual Glenwood Springers Community Track Meet will be held tomorrow evening at Stubler Memorial Field. The meet is open to athletes of all ages to compete in a wide variety of events including hurdles, sprints and relay races. The meet gets underway at 5 pm. Denver–The Rockies beat the Chicago ...
    • SPORTS, JUNE 28TH Chicago–The Rockies stopped by Wrigley Field in Chicago to play a make up game with the Cubs. It didn't turn out well as they fell to the Cubbies 7 to 3. Starting pitcher Jhoulys Chacin suffered the loss. The Rockies are home tonight to face the other Chicago team, ...
    • FRIDAY SPORTS, JUNE 24TH TORONTO (AP) – The Maple Leafs acquired defenseman John-Michael Liles from the Colorado Avalanche just hours before the start of the NHL draft. Toronto is sending a second-round pick in the 2012 draft to the Avalanche in the deal completed Friday. That selection had been acquired by the Maple Leafs in the trade that sent defenseman Tomas Kaberle ...