From the KMTS News Room:

    • VALLEY VIEW HOSPITAL FIRST HOSPITAL IN ROCKY MOUNTAIN REGION TO OFFER VASCULAR-ROBOTIC PROCEDURE WITH CORPATH SYSTEM Valley View Hospital today announced the launch of the only robotic-assisted coronary angioplasty program in the Rocky Mountain region. The procedure is performed by Frank Laws, M.D., the medical director of VVH’s Heart and Vascular Center using the CorPath System—the first and only FDA 510(k) cleared robotic-assisted technology to aid interventional cardiologists in placing stents ...
    • Investigation Of Suspicious Death Pitkin County, Colorado February 27, 2014 – The Pitkin County Sheriffs Office is currently investigating the death of a Woman believed to be Aspen resident, Nancy Piister. The death is Considered to be suspicious and is Currently part of an active and ongoing investigation. The successful arrest and prosecution of a person or persons responsible will be the ...
    • Wave Escorts Implemented on I-70 to Ensure Public Safety In order to ensure public safety in the Eisenhower Tunnel, CDOT may implement metering prior to the tunnel.  Metering is used sparingly in this area to ensure that emergency personnel can access the tunnel during an incident.  Should weather conditions require it, CDOT will implement wave escorts further down the mountain at Silverthorne to ensure ...
    • Roaring Fork Schools To Host Next Series of Community Visioning Meetings Building on the enthusiasm started during last fall’s community visioning process and to keep the community engaged, Roaring Fork Schools is asking the local community for its continued participation in the next steps of its community-wide visioning and strategic planning process. From March 11-13 the district is hosting a series of meetings in Basalt, Carbondale ...
    • News, February 28th ASPEN NATIVE BELIEVED MURDERED Aspen—The Colorado Bureau of Investigation and the Pitkin County Sheriff’s Office are investigating the apparent murder of Aspen native Nancy Pfister.  Pfister’s West Buttermilk Road home has been cordoned off by authorities and two people have been taken into custody. HARSH SENTENCE FOR ARMED ROBBER ASPEN (AP) – A man who pointed a handgun ...
    • 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 ...

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