From the KMTS News Room:

    • Shop, Eat and Stay In Support of National Heart Health Awareness Month and Valley View Hospital’s New Cardiovascular Innovation & Research Institute GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (February 4, 2014) – In conjunction with February’s National Heart Health Awareness Month, the Valley View Hospital Foundation is launching the I ♥ Heart Weekend where the community can shop, eat and stay in Glenwood Springs in support of heart health Feb.7-9.    I ♥ Heart Weekend broadens the foundation’s I ♥ Heart ...
    • News, February 3rd WESTERN SLOPE OFFICIALS DEMAND FAIR INSURANCE RATES El Jebel—Discriminatory, arbitrary, grossly unfair.  That’s how people from Aspen to Rifle are describing the geographical insurance rating system established by the state of Colorado under the auspices of Obamacare. About 50 people took time out of their weekend to voice concerns to lawmakers and State Insurance Commissioner Marguerite ...
    • Trooper injured,2 CSP vehicles damaged in separate crashes Between Friday evening and Saturday morning, a Colorado State Trooper sustained minor injuries and two patrol vehicles were damaged in separate crashes in El Paso and Mesa counties.   In the Friday incident, a Trooper in El Paso County was investigating a crash at Bradley Road and Highway 21 at 9:03 p.m.  A 2010 Subaru traveling westbound ...
    • KMTS news covering insurance rate discussion with state commissioner Marguerite Salazar.
    • Colorado DMV CDL Holder Requirement for DOT Medical Certificate Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) holders who have not previously provided their DOT Medical certificate to the Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV) need to submit it no later than January 31, 2014. This requirement is due to new Federal Motor Carrier Administration regulations. All CDL holders that do not have their certificate on file with the DMV by January ...
    • IRS Kicks Off 2014 Tax Season IRS Kicks Off 2014 Tax Season; Individual Returns Can Be Filed Now; Free Online Services Available to Help With Filing, Refunds, EITC     IRS YouTube Videos: Do It Yourself Free Tax Preparation:  English | Spanish | ASL When Will I Get My Refund?:  English | Spanish |ASL IRS Social Media:  English Podcast: Do It Yourself Free Tax Preparation IR-2014-9, Jan. 31, ...
    • News, January 31st EVICTIONS OF BASALT TRAILER PARK BEGINNING Basalt— (AP)  Basalt Town Manager Mike Scanlon is telling residents of the Pan and Fork Mobile Home Park the town will start the formal eviction process against them this weekend. He tells residents they must be out of their homes by April 1. The town is making way for  a ...
    • Snow Closures Today The following schools are closed today: All RE-1 Schools Colorado Mountain College in Aspen, Carbondale, Glenwood, Spring Valley and Edwards (“Chat and Chew” Senior Luncheon at CMC Blake Center also cancelled) Ross Montessori School St. Stephen’s School and Preschool
    • Colorado Mountain College Closures The Aspen campus of Colorado Mountain College is closing at 3:00 p.m. today because of severe weather. In addition, Colorado Mountain College locations in Carbondale, Glenwood Springs and Spring Valley will close at 6 p.m. today. This is in addition to closures at CMC locations in Breckenridge, Dillon, Edwards and Rifle. Central Services offices in Glenwood Springs, ...
    • Increased DUI Enforcement Begins STATEWIDE — The Super Bowl is one of America’s most popular sporting events, when friends and family gather to enjoy football, food and likely a beer or two. This year’s game expects to be bigger than ever for Coloradans, as the Denver Broncos represent the AFC in Super Bowl XLVIII. As the record-setting Broncos prepare ...

    From the KMTS Sports Desk:

    • 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 ...
    • KMTS Game of the Week: Glenwood Shows Championship Form in 35-7 Win over Bulldogs GLENWOOD SPRINGS (10-8-10) — Formidable challenges remain ahead, but the 2010 Glenwood Springs football team is beginning to exhibit some of the characteristics of the ’08 state champions. The strongest case, demonstrated once again in the Demons’ 35-7 win over Moffat County Friday to run their league record to 3-0, is Glenwood’s continuing ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (10/08/2010) HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL TONIGHT…. THE GLENWOOD DEMONS HOST THE MOFFAT COUNTY BULLDOGS IN A KEY, WESTERN SLOPE GAME. KICK OFF FROM STUBLER MEMORIAL FIELD IS 7 O’CLOCK WITH PRE-GAME COVERAGE BEGINNING AT 6:45 RIGHT HERE ON KMTS. YOU CAN ALSO GET A PROFESSIONAL VIDEO OF THE GAME FROM BE ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (10/06/2010) HIGH SCHOOL GOLF ________________ JESSE BEETHAM OF THE ASPEN SKIERS TIED FOR SECOND PLACE AT THE 3A STATE TOURNAMENT IN EATON. BEETHAM’S SECOND DAY ROUND OF 3 UNDER PAR HELPED THE SKIERS CAPTURE FOURTH PLACE OVERALL IN THE TEAM STANDINGS. SOFTBALL ________ THE BASALT LONGHORNS DEFEATED RIFLE 12 TO 1. VOLLEYBALL __________ GLENWOOD LOST TO BATTLE MOUNTAIN IN FOUR GAMES. BASALT DEFEATED ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (10/05/2010) HIGH SCHOOL GOLF ________________ IT’S DAY TWO OF THE STATE HIGH SCHOOL GOLF CHAMPIONSHIPS AT THE EATON COUNTRY CLUB. THE ASPEN SKIERS ARE CURRENTLY FOURTH OVERALL IN THE TEAM STANDINGS. THE ‘RAM CLASSIC’ GOLF TOURNAMENT WILL BE PLAYED THIS FRIDAY AT RIVER VALLEY RANCH. ...
    • KMTS Game of the Week: Demons Run Over Battle Mountain EDWARDS (10/1/10) — “Every game is a championship game,” Drew Halsch said after Glenwood Springs scored on five of its first six possessions in defeating Battle Mountain 35-21 Friday. The senior running back, who scored three of those touchdowns while piling up 161 yards in 21 carries, was repeating the team’s motto for ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (10/01/2010) SOFTBALL __________ RIFLE BEAT GRAND VALLEY 15 TO 13. BASALT EDGED DELTA 6 TO 5. SOCCER ________ GLENWOOD LOST TO BATTLE MOUNTAIN 1 TO NOTHING. RIFLE DEFEATED GRAND VALLEY 4 TO 1. COAL RIDGE BLANKED ASPEN 2 – ZIP. BASALT BEAT ROARING FORK 5 TO 1. VOLLEYBALL ____________ GLENWOOD FELL TO PALISASDE 3 GAMES TO 1. ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (09/30/2010) HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL ____________________________ THE GLENWOOD LADY DEMONS HAVE A TOUGH HOME MATCH TONIGHT AGAINST THE PALISADE BULLDOGS AT 6:30. RIFLE WELCOMES ROARING FORK TO THE BEAR’S DEN TONIGHT AT 6. SOFTBALL __________ RIFLE PLAYS AT GRAND VALLEY AT 5 O’CLOCK. SOCCER ________ GLENWOOD TRAVELS TO EDWARDS FOR A CONFERENCE SHOWDOWN WITH BATTLE MOUNTAIN. THE GAME STARTS AT 6. ...
    • Glenwood Leaps Over Palisade in State Football Rankings PALISADE (9/23/10) — A pair of 50-yard runs by Glenwood quarterback Luke Jacob not only keyed the team’s 21-20 fourth-quarter comeback win at Palisade Friday, but also launched the Demons back into the top ten 3A state rankings. Since posting back-to-back undefeated regular seasons in 2007-2008, GSHS has lived in the state’s top ten, but a ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (09/29/2010) HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL ______________________ GRAND VALLEY DEFEATED RIFLE 3 GAMES TO 1. COAL RIDGE GOT PAST THE STUBBORN LONGHORNS LAST NIGHT IN BASALT, 3 GAMES TO 2.