From the KMTS News Room:

    • CSP Reminds Motrists to Avoid Puffing Although some of the season’s coldest weather may have passed, the Colorado State Patrol reminds motorists to avoid leaving their vehicles “puffing,” or running unattended, in their driveways or on the street.  Last year, 11,304 vehicles were reported stolen in Colorado.  Nearly 1,700 of the stolen vehicles were taken not by force, but while the ...
    • Dunlap Sentenced Today Pearl Marie Dunlap will be sentenced as a result of the decision made at her trial which began on January 30, 2014. The trial stemmed from a summons issued on March 22, 2013 for Cruelty to Animals. Ms Dunlap was initially contacted on January 4, 2013 following a report that there was a mare and ...
    • Fatal Crash on Green Mountain Reservoir On February 24, 2014 at about 11:05 a.m., a 2010 Lincoln MKZ was traveling northbound on Colorado 9 near mile marker 121 when it went off the left side of the roadway.  The vehicle traveled down a steep embankment towards Green Mountain Reservoir.  The vehicle came to rest on Green Mountain Reservoir, approximately 275 feet ...
    • Law Enforcement Agencies Warn of Vehicle Break-Ins Pitkin County, Colorado – February 26, 2014 – The Pitkin County Sheriff’s Office and Town of Snowmass Village Police Department received information on Wednesday February 26, 2014 of a series of vehicle break-ins. According to information provided to law enforcement, at least 10 vehicles have had valuable items taken from inside them while left unlocked, parked overnight. There ...
    • Control burn at Canyon Creek Estates Control burn at Canyon Creek Estates, West Glenwood, near the 111 exit from  I-70. Some smoke from the burning of slash piles generated from a wildfire hazard fuels reduction project in Canyon Creek Estates may be visible in the area on February 27,28.  The burn will be conducted by a crew of fire fighters from ...
    • Call for Volunteers for Health & Wellness Expo Volunteers are needed for the 3rd Annual Health & Wellness Expo in Glenwood Springs. The event will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 26, at Ramada Inn & Suites. Volunteers are needed as greeters, runners, announcers, door prize coordinators and more.  A meal (breakfast or lunch) will be provided for each shift ...
    • News, February 26th GOV PRAISES TOUGHER DRILLING REGS DENVER (AP) – Gov. John Hickenlooper says Colorado’s new air pollution curbs on the oil and gas industry are the nation’s strongest. The new rules include the nation’s first statewide limits on methane emissions from the oil and gas industry. They also call for infrared cameras to detect air pollution at ...
    • Grand River Meals on Wheels March for Meals Campaign The Annual March for Meals fundraising campaign is just around the corner. Grand River is joining with the National Meals On Wheels of America Association in making a month celebration and fund raising focus for Grand River Meals on Wheels. This celebration will include A month long celebration of different restaurants “Rounding Up” for GRMOW. One ...
    • CDOT Partners with Local Band to Turn the Volume Up on Distracted Driving The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) launches a statewide contest aimed at increasing awareness around the dangers of distracted driving. “Live Life in Slo Mo,” kicking off today and running through April, invites Colorado high school students to create a 60-second video depicting their own interpretation of what it means to live in the moment–free ...
    • News, February 25th GLENWOOD SPRINGS MURDER SUSPECT TO STAND TRIAL Glenwood Springs—Glenwood Springs restaurant owner Fredy Cabrera will be tried for 1st degree murder.  The 39 year old El Jebel man has been in the Garfield County Jail since being arrested last summer for gunning down and killing his teenage daughter’s boyfriend, 21 year old Douglas Menjivar late on ...

    From the KMTS Sports Desk:

    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...