From the KMTS News Room:

    • Alpine Bank Robbery Arrest Warrant #14CR223 Aggravated Robbery, Felony Menacing, and Theft This pictured male (photo below) entered the Alpine Bank and displayed a handgun and note to one of the tellers. He demanded and received money. He then left on foot heading towards the Glenwood Springs Mall / Storm King Rd. No vehicle was observed. Date/Time: 06/30/2014 at 1310 hours Location: Alpine Bank, 50891 ...
    • NEWS, JULY 9TH DENVER (AP) – The trial in the Aurora theater shootings case has been delayed again because the second sanity evaluation of defendant James Holmes will take more time than expected. The trial had been scheduled to start with jury selection on October 14, but the state mental hospital said it would need until October 15 ...
    • 20th Anniversary Commemoration of South Canyon Fire Sunday GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. – The public is invited to join families of the Storm King 14 and firefighters from across the country at Two Rivers Park this Sunday for the commemoration of the 20th Anniversary of the South Canyon Fire, which killed 14 firefighters on Storm King Mountain July 6, 1994. The event begins with an ...
    • Fourth of July Fireworks over Aspen Mountain Aspen, Colorado- July 2, 2014- Aspen's July 4th Fireworks Extravaganza is confirmed for this year's celebration. They will begin at 9:15 p.m. and last approximately 15 minutes over Aspen Mountain. Please keep your pets in a safe place during this time! A full calendar of events and more information on the 4th of July can be ...
    • Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park Adds Live Music and Entertainment to Summer Lineup Glenwood Springs, Colo. (July 2, 2014) — There’s a lot more toe tapping and knee slapping going on at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park this year. That’s because the mountain-top theme park in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, has added live music to its schedule every day this summer, along with more entertainers to keep guests smiling during ...
    • NEWS, JULY 1ST Glenwood Springs—The Federal Bureau of Investigation is working with local law enforcement to identify and capture the man who robbed the West Glenwood Alpine Bank early Monday afternoon.  The white, middle-aged man, wearing a ball cap and blue and white bermuda shorts walked into the bank, handed a note to a teller, pulled out a ...
    • Relay For Life of the Roaring Fork Valley to Hold Team Captain Meeting Glenwood Springs, CO (6/25/2014) – The American Cancer Society Relay For Life of the Roaring Fork Valley invites team captains to the monthly team captain meeting scheduled for Thursday, July 10 at 5:30 p.m. This monthly meeting will last for 30 – 45 minutes and will provide team captains the opportunity to interact with the event ...
    • 38th Annual July Freedom Celebration We are celebrating our 38th year of our Annual July Freedom Celebration. We begin at 12 noon with flag raising ceremony, followed by carnival games, water fun, bump-n-jumps, slip-n-slides, food, sand treasure hunt, golf ball plunge, banana blitz and more. Entertainment begins at 5 pm with the Western Slope Stompers followed by New Hope Praise ...
    • Roaring Fork Beer Company Launches “1% for the Fork” Program June 25, 2014 (Carbondale, CO)— Carbondale-based Roaring Fork Beer Company (RFBC) recently released its long-awaited seasonal Slaughterhouse Lager. RFBC is donating 1% of the revenue from sales of the Slaughterhouse Lager to Roaring Fork Conservancy to support protection of local rivers. The label on the can features the Roaring Fork Conservancy logo demonstrating the brewery’s ...
    • Tickets On Sale Now for Glenwood Springs Women's Connection “Guest Night” An evening of good food, special music, and survivor fun! Music: Ron Milhorn, well-known local KMTS News and Sports Director. Guest Speaker: Jake Billingsley, a motivational speaker from Buckeye, AZ, well known for being the most popular survivor on the TV show Survivor Thailand. Dinner and Program $25.00. Tickets Pre-Sold: Available at “The Property Shop” (1117 Grand Ave. ...

    From the KMTS Sports Desk:

    • RAM, RIFLE OPPONENTS REACH 3A BASKETBALL FINALS FORT COLLINS — In a twist of irony that might, with time, be some consolation, the teams that put Rifle and Roaring Fork into that ill-named bracket, both reached Saturday's 3A title games against three-time defending champs at CSU's Moby Gym. Eaton, which defeated the Lady Bears 50-34 to reach the Final Four, edged ...
    • KMTS State B-ball: One-point Heartbreak Ends Rifle Season; Rams Also Fall in Consolation Round FORT COLLINS (3/11/11) – Lose by one or by twenty, there are no “good” losses, as the Roaring Fork boys and Rifle girls reaffirmed Friday in different fashion at the 3A state basketball tournament at CSU. Both teams experienced the heartbreak of having a seemingly safe lead fade away and also the frustration of not being ...
    • 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 ...