From the KMTS News Room:

    • News, November 13th COLORADO SEX OFFENDERS SOUGHT Undated–Sex offenders in Colorado are being sought in a statewide sweep. The U.S. Marshals Service is conducting “Operation Shepherd” which began at dawn last Friday. So far, 16 sex offenders have been arrested for various charges including failing to register, child porn and sexual assault. Three dozen law enforcement ...
    • News, November 12th ASPEN (AP) – A Pitkin County grant review committee is recommending giving just $500 this year to a rehabilitation center that cares for local orphaned black bears. A Silt-based wildlife foundation asked for $5,000. Pitkin County commissioners will meet Tuesday to review the grant committee’s recommendations. Officials say the cubs were orphaned by euthanization of ...
    • News, November 9th Glenwood Springs–Closing off Four Mile Road to industrial truck traffic isn’t enough according to a local conservation group. Members of the Thompson Divide Coalition are urging the Glenwood Springs City Council and the Garfield County Board of Commissioners to adopt a formal resolution opposing drilling of any kind in the area. Coalition members ...
    • News, November 8th Carbondale–KEEP YOUR HOMES AND CARS LOCKED UP IN CARBONDALE. THAT’S THE WARNING FROM POLICE AS THEY LOOK FOR A COUPLE OF THIEVES WHO’VE BEEN ON A TEAR LATELY, BREAKING INTO FIVE VEHICLES AND THREE HOMES AND STEALING WHATEVER THEY CAN GET THEIR HANDS ON. ACCORDING TO POLICE REPORTS, THE CRIME SPREE BEGAN ON MONDAY WHEN A CAR WAS STOLEN FROM THE ...
    • Garfield County Unofficial Final Vote Totals Martin, Samson reelected. District Attorney still undecided.
    • Local Election Results Update 85% of the votes from Garfield County have been counted. As of now, the count stands as follows:   Garfield County Commissioner District 2 John Martin - 11,087 votes Sonja Linman - 10,173 votes   Mike Samson has been reelected as Garfield County Commissioner, District 3. Garfield County voted as follows: Mike Samson - 11,646 votes Aleks Briedis - 9,294 votes   District Attorney 9th Judicial District Martin Beeson - 10,996 ...
    • News, November 6th ELECTION DAY 2012 Glenwood Springs–Garfield County Clerk and Recorder Jean Alberico expects her office to be counting votes until 1 or 2 o’clock tomorrow morning. She says with 75 percent of registered voters casting their ballots by mail, the lines at the polling stations shouldn’t be too long. The polls close at 7pm. Garfield ...
    • News, November 5th DENVER (AP) – Most voters in Colorado cast their ballots before Election Day, but that may not mean an earlier evening for the state’s ballot-counters. Colorado’s elections clerks are braced for a tight presidential contest, a long night and even the possibility of recounts for close races. Some county clerks charged with tabulating the ...
    • News, November 2nd Glenwood Springs–The Glenwood Springs city council unanimously approved an 11.7 million dollar budget for 2013. The budget contains about 300 thousand dollars more in expenditures than this year and reflects a steady climb in sales tax revenues. City officials say there may be some small increases in fees but overall service levels will ...
    • News, November 1st Glenwood Springs–Glenwood Springs’ 2013 budget is expected to be approved tonight by the city council. The 11.7 million dollar budget exceeds this year’s expenditures by about 300 thousand dollars. City Manager Jeff Hecksel says some fees may see a slight increase but overall service levels will remain the same next year. He says ...

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