From the KMTS News Room:

    • INCREASED DUI ENFORCEMENT TO RING IN NEW YEAR STATEWIDE—Once again, the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and the Colorado State Patrol (CSP) will team up with 76 law enforcement agencies throughout Colorado to increase DUI enforcement from Friday, Dec. 27 through Thursday, Jan. 2. During last year’s New Year’s Eve enforcement period, 501 people were arrested on Colorado roadways for DUI and there ...
    • News, December 27th EXTRA COPS WILL BE PATROLLING COLORADO ROADS THIS WEEKEND Glenwood Springs—Two people were killed by drunk drivers last New Year’s Eve and 501 Coloradans began 2013 behind bars with a DUI charge.  This New Year’s Eve, Colorado law enforcement officers are hoping far fewer people will drink and drive.  Starting tonight, 76 law enforcement agencies will ...
    • I-25 and Santa Fe Drive, Improvements Continue on the I-25/Santa Fe Drive Interchange Project Statewide – On July 11, 2011, CDOT began improvements to the I-25/Santa Fe Drive interchange to improve traffic flow, safety and mobility in the area. This $32.1 million project is nearly complete and set to wrap up just after the first of the year. The project includes replacement of the existing I-25 bridges over Santa Fe ...
    • Colorado Department of Revenue Approves First State Retail Marijuana Licenses Colorado Department of Revenue Approves First State Retail Marijuana Licenses The Issuance of State Licenses does not mean businesses will be open on January 1, 2014 December 23, 2013 – Denver, CO. The Colorado Department of Revenue’s Marijuana Enforcement Division mailed 348 retail marijuana licenses to prospective Retail Marijuana Establishments on Monday, December 23, 2013. ...
    • U.S. Coast Guard announces publication of final rule on waiver for marking sunken vessels with a light at night WASHINGTON — The U.S. Coast Guard announced Tuesday the publication of a final rule revising its regulations to implement Section 301 of the Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2004. This Act authorized the Commandant of the Coast Guard to waive the statutory requirement to mark sunken vessels with a light at night if the Commandant determines ...
    • U.S.Coast Guard announces publication of Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers final rule in the Federal Register WASHINGTON — The U.S. Coast Guard announced Tuesday the publication of the final rule “Implementation of the Amendments to the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers, 1978, and Changes to National Endorsements” in the Federal Register. This final rule will implement the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping ...
    • NEWS RELEASE: THE LEGENDARY TONY BENNETT IN ASPEN JUNE 28, TIX ON SALE JANUARY 6 Jazz Aspen Snowmass and the Aspen Music Festival and School to Co-Present the Legendary Tony Bennett with Special Guest Antonia Bennett Saturday, June 28, Tickets On Sale January 6 Aspen, CO – Jazz Aspen Snowmass and the Aspen Music Festival and School are pleased to announce the co-presentation of a very special evening at the Benedict Music ...
    • Bovine Trichomoniasis Update The Colorado Department of Agriculture reminds cattle owners to test their herd for Bovine Trichomoniasis. As of 12/25/2013, there is one positive trich location in Park County. So far this year there have been ten trich cases in six counties: Park, La Plata, Costilla, Las Animas, Otero, and Archuleta A map detailing trichomoniasis sample submissions by county and ...
    • News, December 26th LEGISLATION CONSIDERED TO SPEED UP FLOOD RECOVERY DENVER (AP) – The destruction from September's Colorado floods is prompting proposals that state lawmakers say are aimed at removing bureaucratic obstacles to expedite rebuilding efforts. The legislative session that begins next month could see several bills in reaction to one the worst disasters in state history. Among them ...
    • Winter Weather Advisory issued December 24 at 5:41PM MST until December 24 at 6:00PM MST by NWS Winter Weather Advisory issued December 24 at 5:41PM MST until December 24 at 6:00PM MST by NWS

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