Silt Election Shake Up Silt—There’s been a big change in the election results for the town of Silt. TJ Tucker, one of nine candidates running for four open seats on the board of trustees initially ended up out of the running on election night with only 138 votes. After a recount, Tucker finished third with 246 votes. The 108 ...
Colorado Political Parties Making Big Decisions This weekend Colorado’s major party assemblies on Saturday will help shape who gets into the gubernatorial primaries on June 26. A surprisingly open Republican governor’s contest features candidates trying to court conservative delegates loyal to President Donald Trump. The Democratic contest is headlined by two candidates pledging a distinctly anti-Trump agenda. The Republican State Assembly will be ...
Fire Officials Say This Could The Busiest Season in 5 to 6 Years Fire officials are expecting a busy wildfire season in Colorado this year after an abnormally dry winter. Colorado’s fire management director, Mike Morgan, said Friday that this summer could be the worst wildfire season since the deadly and destructive seasons of 2012 and 2013. Based on its experience in those years, Gov. John Hickenlooper says ...
Republican Candidate Protests Challenger’s deadline submission Colorado Republican gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Coffman is protesting challenger Walker Stapleton’s decision to compete at the party’s state assembly this weekend. Coffman sent a letter Thursday to state party attorney Scott Gessler insisting that Stapleton missed an April 2 deadline for declaring he would seek to qualify for the June primary at Saturday’s assembly.
Grand Junction Trustee Resigns A Grand Junction area trustee has announced that he is resigning less than 48 hours after winning the election. Jesse Loughman says he is giving up the Palisade office so he can keep his five marijuana licenses. Palisade trustees are the licensing authority for the town’s marijuana businesses and therefore cannot hold a marijuana license.
Avalanche Victim Identified Longtime Mountain Rescue Aspen Member Killed
Aspen—He saved hundreds of lives during his 30 years as a member of the elite Mountain Rescue Aspen team. 57 year old John Galvin was killed in Sunday afternoon’s avalanche after being slammed into a tree outside the boundaries of Aspen Highlands. Galvin and a friend were ascending the Maroon ...
Garfield County Sends Letter Caerus Over Road Closure Garfield County Sends Letter Caerus Over Road Closure
Glenwood Springs—Caerus Oil and Gas will be getting a letter from the Garfield
County Board of Commissioners regarding the company’s intention to close access to some prime recreational wilderness along Divide Road. Caerus recently bought Encana’s interests in the area on the Roan Plateau and cited ‘worker safety’ as ...
Mountain Rescue Aspen Member Dies In Avalanche ASPEN (AP) – A member of a Colorado mountain search and rescue team died in a weekend avalanche outside the boundaries of the Aspen Highlands ski resort. The Colorado Avalanche Information Center says two skiers were using climbing skins to ascend through an area called Maroon Bowl on Sunday when they were caught in an ...
Colorado Mining Company Considering Bankruptcy BILLLINGS, Mont. (AP) – A Colorado-based coal mining company with mines in Montana and Wyoming says it is considering bankruptcy protection after seeing demand drop and dealing with more than $1 billion in debt. Westmoreland Coal Co. said in its recently filed annual report that it may seek bankruptcy protection, or that an involuntary petition ...
Names Of Crash Victims Released STERLING (AP) – Officials have released the names of four members of a Michigan family who died in a crash with a semitrailer in Colorado. The Colorado State Patrol identifies the adult victims as Thomas Toth and Christina Daskas-Toth while a school principal identified the other two victims as their daughters, 11-year-old Sophia and 8-year-old ...
SPORTS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL
Coal Ridge—50 Basalt—41
Coal Ridge—-63 Basalt—-41
Rifle plays at Grand Junction Central at 6 and 7:30
DENVER (AP) – The Colorado Avalanche bolstered their blue line by claiming defenseman Andrew Bodnarchuk on waivers Tuesday from Columbus.The addition of Bodnarchuk comes a day after the Avalanche had defenseman Erik Johnson suffer a lower-body injury in the ...
SPORTS SCORES NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUEFinal Cincinnati 24 Baltimore 16Final Detroit 24 Chicago 20Final Houston 30 Jacksonville 6Final Miami 20 New England 10Final New Orleans 20 Atlanta 17Final Buffalo 22 N-Y Jets 17Final Philadelphia 35 N-Y Giants 30Final Pittsburgh 28 Cleveland 12Final Indianapolis 30 Tennessee 24Final Washington 34 Dallas 23Final Kansas City 23 Oakland 17Final Denver 27 ...
SPORTS SCORES AP-Scorecard Here are the latest scores from today’s sports events: NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION Final Orlando 100 Brooklyn 93 Final L-A Clippers 122 Charlotte 117 Final L-A Lakers 112 Boston 104 Final Toronto 94 Washington 91 Final OT Chicago 102 Indiana 100 Final Minnesota 94 Utah 80 Final Dallas 114 Golden State 91 Final San ...
SPORTS AP-CO–Sports Right Now,958Latest Colorado sports CAVALIERS-NUGGETS
DENVER (AP) – LeBron James scored 34 points on the eve of his 31st birthday, Iman Shumpert added a season-high 16 and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Denver Nuggets 93-87 on Tuesday night. Kevin Love had eight points and 14 rebounds to help Cleveland finish off a four-game West ...
SPORTS BRONCOS WIN OVERTIME THRILLER, PLAYOFF BOUND
DENVER (AP) – The Denver Broncos are headed to the playoffs with last night’s 20-17 overtime win over the Cincinnati Bengals. Denver can earn the top seed in the AFC with a win over San Diego and a loss by New England at Miami next weekend.
DENVER (AP) – Last ...
SPORTS NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE Final Atlanta 20 Carolina 13 Final Chicago 26 Tampa Bay 21 Final Kansas City 17 Cleveland 13 Final Buffalo 16 Dallas 6 Final Houston 34 Tennessee 6 Final Indianapolis 18 Miami 12 Final OT N-Y Jets 26 New England 20 Final Baltimore 20 Pittsburgh 17 Final Detroit 32 San Francisco 17 ...
KMTS Basketball: Glenwood Sweeps Delta in League Openers GLENWOOD SPRINGS (12/18/15) – The Glenwood Springs Lady Demons, after a 16-4 2014-15 season lost all five starters to graduation. A young and inexperienced team struggled mightily through the pre-season, but first-year coach Rhonda Moser stressed fundamentals and improvement as the Demons lost four of five games, including a 50-point thrashing by Centauri and ...
SPORTS SUNDAY SCORES Here are the latest scores from today’s sports events:
NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE
FinalNew Orleans24Tampa Bay17
FinalKansas City10San Diego3
NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION
Final OTOklahoma City104Utah98
NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE
FinalN-Y Islanders4New Jersey0
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SPORTS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL
The Glenwood Demons split with the Montrose Indians in the opening games of the demon invitational last night. The Lady Demons lost 44-23 while the Glenwood boys came away with a 71-62 victory. Senior Cam Horning led all scorers with 21 points. Tonight, glenwood battles 3A powerhouse, Faith Christian at 6:30 ...
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