From the KMTS News Room:

    • Mountain Rescue Aspen deployed to search for overdue skiers Pitkin County, Colorado – 2/5/14 – On 2/5/14, at approximately 7:56 PM, Aspen Pitkin County Communications received a phone call from a woman reporting that her husband and brother-in-law were overdue after leaving Snowmass Village on a cross country skiing adventure on the Government Trail. The “Government Trail” is a commonly used trail that spans approximately 9 miles between ...
    • COUNTY SHERIFFS OF COLORADO SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM Sheriff Vallario announced today that County Sheriffs of Colorado, Inc. (CSOC), the state Sheriffs Association, will award a $500 scholarship to a deserving Garfield County student next spring.  CSOC established the scholarship program in 1978.  Since then, this effort has continued as a meaningful expression of the sheriffs’ confidence in and respect for education and ...
    • #1 Most Wanted Sex Offender Fugitive Arrested in El Paso County The Colorado Bureau of Investigation (CBI) announces the number one person on the Colorado Top 100 Sex Offender Fugitive List was arrested in the Colorado Springs area on Wednesday, February 5, 2014.   Roger Dale Price (DOB: 06/05/1952) was arrested by El Paso County Sheriff’s Office deputies and agents with the Social Security Administration (Social Security Office ...
    • Carbondale Fire Reminds Residents and Businesses to Clear Snow AROUND Fire Hydrants Carbondale, CO – As the winter snow continues to accumulate, please remember to keep the fire hydrants closest to your home or business free of snow during the winter season. It is important that fire hydrants are visible and accessible to firefighters at all times. To keep your fire hydrant accessible, clear a path approximately 3 ...
    • News, February 6th SILT HELICOPTER CRASH REPORT Silt—The helicopter that crashed nearly three weeks ago near Silt, claiming the lives of all three men aboard, did not actually clip a power line as was initially believed according to the National Transportation Safety Board.  Investigators say the DBS Helicopter hooked a special line that’s strung to protect power lines, just ...
    • Filing an error free income tax return means a quicker refund  Avoid errors on your state tax return and get your refund without delay Filing an error free income tax return means a quicker refund   Denver, CO, February 5, 2014 – Each year, thousands of Colorado state tax returns contain errors or omissions that delay tax refunds. Taxpayers can easily avoid delays by filing their Colorado income ...
    • Danielle Howard at Wealth By Design receives the Women’s Choice Award for Financial Advisors Aspen, Colorado – February 3, 2014 As the leading advocate for female consumers, WomenCertified®, Inc. is pleased to announce that Danielle Howard at Wealth By Design has received the Women’s Choice Award® for Financial Advisors based on rigorous research, 17 objective criteria including a client survey to obtain feedback regarding service and practices. The Women’s Choice ...
    • EXPEDITED SECURITY SCREENING PROGRAM COMING TO AIRPORT EXPEDITED SECURITY SCREENING PROGRAM COMING TO AIRPORT Popular New TSA Program Allows Qualified Travelers to Move More Quickly Through Airport Security   (Aspen, CO – Feb. 4, 2014) The Transportation Security Administration’s new TSA Pre Check program is coming to Aspen this winter. That means qualified travelers will not have to remove their shoes, belts or lightweight jackets ...
    • News, February 4th GARCO CLEAN ENERGY FUNDS APPROVED Glenwood Springs—Garfield County will continue funding clean energy in 2014.  The Board of Commissioners agreed to contribute 155 thousand dollars toward Garfield Clean Energy.  Director Heather McGregor says the money will go toward a number of vital programs including continuing education for businesses and local governments on how to improve energy ...
    • Seeking District residents to serve on an Advisory Task Force Carbondale, CO – The Board of Directors of the Carbondale & Rural Fire Protection District is seeking District residents to serve on an Advisory Task Force.   The Advisory Task Force will meet monthly, for the next five months, to discuss and examine different aspects of the Carbondale & Rural Fire Protection District and formulate recommendations to ...

    From the KMTS Sports Desk:

    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (10/28/2010) IN THE STATE 3-A HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER PLAYOFFS…. THE COAL RIDGE TITANS SHUTOUT TELLURIDE YESTERDAY IN PEACH VALLEY, 3 -ZIP. THE TITANS WILL TRAVEL TO PLAY WELD CENTRAL SATURDAY IN A SWEET 16 GAME. BASALT BLANKED SALIDA 5-NOTHING AT HOME AND WILL HIT THE ROAD TO PLAY SAINT MARY’S ON SATURDAY. THE ROARING FORK RAMS DEFEATED ...
    • State Soccer Playoffs: Coal Ridge Advances to Sweet 16 PEACH VALLEY – Coal Ridge soccer coach Brian Blair normally doesnt get too excited on the sidelines, but frequent first-half scoring opportunities that failed to add to a 1-0 lead had the coach known as “B” frustrated. “Doesnt anyone in white (the home team Titans) want to get to the ball?” ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (10/26/2010) SOCCER ______ THE BRACKETS HAVE BEEN SET FOR THE HIGH SCHOOL STATE SOCCER TOURNAMENT. FOUR LOCAL TEAMS ARE PLAYING TOMORROW IN THE 3A TOURNAMENT INCLUDING ROARING FORK, ASPEN, BASALT AND COAL RIDGE. THE 12TH SEEDED TITANS HOST TELLURIDE TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT 3:30. NUMBER 11 ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (10/25/2010) HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL _________________________ THE GLENWOOD DEMONS BEAT THE EAGLE VALLEY DEVILS FRIDAY NIGHT 33 TO 6. GLENWOOD NOW SITS ALONE ATOP THE WESTERN SLOPE CONFERENCE WITH A 5 AND O LEAGUE RECORD THANKS TO MOFFAT COUNTY’S 21-18 OVERTIME WIN OVER RIFLE. THE DEMONS TRAVEL TO DELTA ...
    • KMTS Game of the Week: Glenwood Runs to WSL Mountain Top GLENWOOD SPRINGS(10-22-10) — A steady downpour that drowned Glenwood’s passing game mattered little as the Demons ran all over Eagle Valley, 33-6, outrushing the Devils, 253 yards to 99, and essentially settling the outcome by the second play of the second quarter. That was a 41-yard touchdown run by quarterback Luke Jacob after a magical fake ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (10/20/2010) HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL _______________________ COAL RIDGE SWEPT GRAND VALLEY IN THREE GAMES. THE RIFLE LADY BEARS WERE ALSO SWEPT BY ASPEN. SOCCER _______ GLENWOOD ENDED THE SEASON ON A WINNING NOTE, DEFEATING PALISADE 4 TO 2 AT STUBLER MEMORIAL FIELD. BASALT BLANKED COAL RIDGE 1 TO NOTHING. ASPEN EDGED CRMS 2 TO 1 AND GRAND VALLEY FELL TO HOTCHKISS 5 TO 3.
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (10/19/2010) Softball ________ Both the Basalt Lady Longhorns and the Rifle Lady Bears are playing in the 3A state tournament this weekend at the Aurora Sports Complex. The 12th seeded Basalt Lady Longhorns take on 5 Platte Valley at 10am while at the same time the 16th seeded Rifle Lady Bears battle a top ranked Berthoud team. ...
    • KMTS Game of the Week: Demons Win 5th Straight, 39-14 @ Steamboat STEAMBOAT SPRINGS (10/15/10) — “If the right one don’t getcha, then the left one will,” Tennessee Ernie Ford sang in the mid-fifties song, “Sixteen Tons.” Steamboat Springs became the fourth straight Western Slope opponent to feel that one-two punch, better known as Luke Jacob and Drew Halsch, as the two seniors ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (10/15/2010) High School Volleyball ______________________ Glenwood lost a home match to Steamboat Springs, 3 games to 1. Coal Ridge beat Rifle 3 to 1. Soccer ______ Eagle Valley blanked Glenwood last night at Stubler 2 – zip. Coal Ridge dominated Grand Valley 6 to 1. Cross Country _____________ At the Rifle Invitational, it was a 1-2 ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (10/13/2010) VOLLEYBALL THE ROARING FORK LADY RAMS SUFFERED THEIR FIRST LOSS OF THE SEASON…..A HARD-FOUGHT, FIVE-GAME MATCH TO THE EAGLE VALLEY DEVILS IN GYPSUM. THE LOSS DROPS ROARING FORK TO 14 AND 1. COAL RIDGE AND BASALT’S MATCH ALSO WENT THE FULL FIVE GAMES WITH THE LADY TITANS COMING OUT ON TOP ...