From the KMTS News Room:

    • Roaring Fork Business Resource Center Partners with CMC for Spring 2014 Business Seminar Series Roaring Fork Business Resource Center and Colorado Mountain College present their Spring Business Seminar Series, brought to you by KMTS 99.1 FM. Seminars are held at various CMC locations in Rifle, Glenwood Springs, Carbondale and Aspen. Each session is $40. Registration for the entire series is $185.   The seminars are designed to provide the business community ...
    • Melanoma Awareness Day 2014 – An Event to Create Awareness. On Saturday March 1st, Sunlight Mountain Resort hosted the 6th Annual Melanoma Awareness Day in honor of Brad Lanpher. Dr. Karen Nern, a dermatologist who works with Vail Dermatology donated her time by screening for skin cancer. She visited with 45 guests and found 5 potential skin cancer situations. Thanks to the support of many, this ...
    • RFBRC Announces Major 2014 Sponsors Glenwood Springs, CO (March 7, 2014) – The Roaring Fork Business Resource Center is proud to announce our major 2014 sponsors: CMNM (Colorado Mountain News Media)/Aspen Times, Post Independent and Rifle Citizen Telegram, Garfield County, KMTS Radio and KREXTV as Founding Sponsors; the City of Glenwood Springs, Colorado Marketing, LLC/KUUR, Colorado Mountain College, and the ...
    • BHS Crowns Another State Champion: Junior Aiden Adams Wins State Speech Championship Aidan Adams, a junior at Basalt High School, won the 3A Impromptu Speaking state championship at the State Speech and Debate Tournament held at Heritage High School in Denver.  Impromptu Speaking is the largest event in the tournament with 40 competitors from 16 different schools from around the state.  Earlier this year, senior Tristian Rohrbaugh ...
    • POSSIBLE ARSON On February 26, 2014 at approximately 7:00 PM a vehicle fire was reported at the Gould Construction equipment storage area. The piece of heavy equipment was an earth mover (627 CAT Scraper), located at 5033 County Road 154 just south of Glenwood Springs.  The cause of the fire is unknown at this time. Crime Stoppers of Garfield County ...
    • New Library Website Now Live! The Garfield County Libraries are pleased to announce the launch today of its new website showcasing a new layout, easier access for smartphone and tablet users as well as an array of other new features at: www.gcpld.org. A link to the former website will be available through the end of March. For more information, call ...
    • Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park Extends Hours for the Spring Break Season Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park is extending its hours for the spring break season starting Friday, March 7. The park in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Guests can enjoy the park’s year-round attractions, which are the Iron Mountain Tramway, Glenwood Caverns ...
    • News, March 6th ARSON SUSPECT SOUGHT IN GOULD CONSTRUCTION FIRE Glenwood Springs—Gould Construction really wants to find the person who set fire last week to an expensive piece of equipment.  Owner, Mark Gould is offering a two thousand dollar reward through Crime Stoppers of Garfield County to find the person responsible. According to law enforcement reports, an earthmover was ...
    • Most Colorado taxpayers receive an income tax refund Denver, CO, March 5, 2014 – When it comes to income tax, 70 percent of individual taxpayers receive a tax refund from the state of Colorado. Last year, the average state personal income tax refund was $474. During 2013, Colorado individual and estate/trust (fiduciary) taxpayers received $832 million in income tax refunds while corporations received a ...
    • Styler Advisement Hearing Pitkin County, Colorado – – William F. Styler III (DOB 4/22/48) and Nancy Christine Styler (DOB 11/20/51) were advised in Pitkin County Court shortly after 1:00 p.m. on March 4, 2014. Their charges are Murder in the First Degree, a class 1 felony, and Conspiracy to Commit First Degree Murder, a class 2 felony. ...

    From the KMTS Sports Desk:

    • KMTS Game of the Week: GLENWOOD WRAPS UP LEAGUE TITLE AT DELTA, 24-7 DELTA (10/29/10) — The Rifle-Glenwood rivalry doesn't mean what it once did — not due to the Bears moving down to class 3A with Coal Ridge High School in most sports, but because next week's anticipated showdown will no longer determine this season's Western Slope League championship. The Demons (8-1, 6-0) clinched ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (10/29/2010) HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL _________________________ THE GLENWOOD DEMONS TRAVEL TO DELTA TO TAKE ON THE PANTHERS. THE DEMONS COULD CLINCH THE LEAGUE TITLE TONIGHT WITH A WIN AND A RIFLE LOSS TO PALISADE AT BEAR'S STADIUM. CATCH ALL THE ACTION TONIGHT FROM DELTA ON KMTS WITH ...
    • 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 ...