From the KMTS News Room:

    • Third Arrest Made in Pfister Homicide The Pitkin County Sheriff’s Office arrested Kathy Carpenter, age 56,  at approximately 7:00 p.m. on Friday, March 14, 2014 in connection to the homicide of Aspen resident Nancy Pfister. Ms. Carpenter was arrested at her home in Aspen without incident and is facing charges of Murder in the First Degree, a class 1 felony, and ...
    • The Glenwood Vaudeville Revue is proud to announce the First Stand-Up Comedy Night @ The Vaudeville! The Glenwood Vaudeville Revue is proud to announce the First Stand-Up Comedy Night @ The Vaudeville! This April 10th we will premier this event with stand-up comics from Denver, one local comedian from the Roaring Fork Valley (TBA). The April 10th Event will feature Headliner, Sam Tallent, who is a touring college and club headliner from ...
    • News, March 17th MURDER CHARGES FILED IN PFISTER CASE Aspen—First degree murder charges have been filed against a coupleaccused of killing lifelong Aspen resident Nancy Pfister.  65 year oldWilliam Styler the Third and 62 year old Nancy Styler were formallycharged today in Pitkin County District Court with Pfister’s death.A third suspect, Pfister’s property manager, 56 year old ...
    • News, March 17th SEARCH FOR MISSING DOCTOR IN VAIL CONTINUES Vail, CO. (AP)–There’s still no sign of a missing Indiana doctor in the Vail backcountry.  Dr. James McGrogan disappeared  are searching for the man after he disappeared on a hiking trip with three friends near Vail.   His mother,Arlene McGrogan of Chesterton, Indiana, says her son recently returned to northern ...
    • Drink & Don’t Drive This St. Patrick’s Day The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) encourages Coloradans to “Drink & Don’t Drive” as they embrace the Irish heritage over St. Patrick’s Day weekend. CDOT sends out this reminder before heightened DUI enforcement begins tonight at 6 pm and runs through 3 am on Tues., March 18. Through The Heat Is On campaign, the Colorado ...
    • Deadline Extended: Colorado Educators Invited to Apply for Free Seedling Trees Teachers in Colorado can still apply to receive free seedling trees for class planting projects this spring. The Colorado State Forest Service has extended the application deadline for Project Learning Tree-trained educators to receive free seedling trees from its Fort Collins nursery. Interested teachers can apply to receive seedlings for planting projects on public or ...
    • Rocky Mountain Gun Club Now Accepting Registration The Rocky Mountain Gun Club is now accepting membership registration. All registration forms will be available on site at the Rocky Mountain Gun Club located at 545 31 Road in Grand Junction, CO. The Rocky Mountain Gun Club is now open Tuesday thru Saturday, from 9am to 9pm, for tours and registration. The Rocky Mountain Gun ...
    • True cost of wildfires to be explored at Colorado Wildland Fire Conference in Glenwood Springs A host of wildland fire experts and local, state and federal fire managers will discuss the true cost of wildfire in Colorado communities at the Colorado Wildland Fire Conference April 16-17 in Glenwood Springs. “The goal of the conference is to educate participants about the issues related to wildfire risk and the impacts to our communities,” ...
    • News, March 14th OBAMA VETO THREAT OF WATER BILL ANGERS TIPTON Washington, D.C.—-Western Slope Congressman Scott Tipton is incensed that one of the most important bills he’s ever sponsored could go up in flames.  The Cortez Republican has been crafting and building support for the “Water Rights Protection Act.”  Late Thursday, the House passed the bill thanks to votes ...
    • News, March 13th OBAMA THREATENS VETO OF TIPTON’S WATER RIGHTS BILL Washington, D.C.—Despite growing support on Capitol Hill for Scott Tipton’s Water Rights Protection Act, the legislation may be in trouble.  While the bill is being debated, President Obama has threatened to veto it. Tipton says the battle now boils down to private property rights versus the Obama Administration.  ...

    From the KMTS Sports Desk:

    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (03/09/2011) High School Basketball _____________________ Tomorrow, the regional 3-A champion Rifle Lady Bears and Roaring Fork Rams boy’s will continue their quest for a state title at CSU in Fort Collins. The Great 8 action tips off Thursday morning at 8:45 as the Rams take on the Jaguars of Jefferson Academy. The Rifle Lady Bears tip off against Eaton ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (03/07/2011) High School Basketball _____________________ Two regional champions from the valley are headed to the “Great 8” at CSU in Fort Collins this week; the Rifle Lady Bears and the Roaring Fork Rams boys. The Rams will play Jefferson Academy Thursday morning at 8:45 and the Lady Bears take on Eaton at 8:30 pm. KMTS will ...
    • Great 8 Game Times Announced The number 7 seeded Roaring Fork Rams (17-7) play number 15 Jefferson Academy at Moby Gym on the Campus of Colorado State University 8:45am Thursday. The undefeated Rifle Lady Bears (24-0) play Seventh Seeded Eaton Reds (21-3) at 8:45pm. KMTS will bring you complete coverage of the Rams and Bears tesms from Fort Collins.
    • KMTS PLAYOFFS: Lady Bears, Rams Into Great 8 at CSU RIFLE (3/5/11) — “It feels amazing!” Rifle Lady Bears coach Stephanie Heald said after a two-year trek, first through the 4A ranks, then the 3A Western Slope League, culminated in a 42-24 Sweet 16 win over Manitou Springs and vaulted her team into the 3A Great 8 state tournament at CSU. Those sentiments were echoed by ...
    • Rifle Lady Bears Over Basalt, 68-22 Rifle 68, Basalt 22
    • THREE WESTERN SLOPE GIRLS TEAMS INTO SWEET 16 In Sweet 16 action Saturday at 1 p.m., the second-seeded Rifle Lady Bears (23-0) will meet 15th-seed Manitou Springs (17-6, and 4th place in the Tri-Peaks League), which edged Denver Science Tech (no. 18, 17-6) on Friday, 51-44. The winner will advance to the Great 8, Thursday, March 10, at CSU against the ...
    • KMTS Playoffs: Rifle Girls, Roaring Fork & Aspen Boys Advance to Sweet 16 CARBONDALE (3/4/11) — Overtime paid off again for the Roaring Fork boys basketball team, as they advanced to the Sweet 16 round of the 3A state tournament, edging Bennett, 65-61 in their first-round sub-regional Friday. Coming down the stretch in the Western Slope League, the Rams, who have now won seven straight, including the ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (03/04/2011) High School Playoff Basketball ____________________________ Tonight at 5, the 22 and O and second seeded Rifle Lady Bears take on the Basalt Lady Longhorns at the Bear’s den in the opening game of the regional playoffs. KMTS will be on hand for all the action. After that game, the Roaring Fork Rams boys will battle the Bennett Tigers at ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (03/02/2011) High School Basketball _____________________ KMTS sports will broadcast two games this Friday night. First up, the Rifle Lady Bears take on the Basalt Lady Longhorns in Rifle at 5 O’clock. At 7, the Roaring Fork Rams host the Bennett Tigers in Carbondale.
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (03/01/2011) High School Playoff Basketball The Rifle Lady Bears will take on Basalt in the first game of the regional tournament this Friday night at 5. The game at the Bear’s Den will be broadcast live on KMTS. On the boy’s side, the Roaring Fork Rams battle Bennett High School in Carbondale, Friday night at 7.