From the KMTS News Room:

    • NEWS, OCTOBER 18TH Glenwood Springs–The Garfield County man who got lost while hunting on the Flattops was found alive yesterday afternoon. The 65 year old man was spotted by a Colorado Army National Guard Helicopter. The man was flown to Valley View Hospital for treatment. His name and condition have not been ...
    • NEWS, OCTOBER 17TH Garfield County– Search and rescue crews in Garfield County have been busy the ...
    • Search Continues for Man Who Fell Out of Fishing Boat GARFIELD COUNTY, Colo. – The Garfield County Emergency Communications Center received a 9-1-1 call at 3:51 p.m. Friday, October 14th, 2011 of a missing person in the Colorado River. The caller reported that his friend\'s boat ...
    • NEWS, OCTOBER 13TH Carbondale–Colorado U.S. Senators Mark Udall and Michael Bennet are urging the Interior and Agriculture departments to consider the impacts of oil and gas drilling in the Thompson Divide area before the B-L-M makes a final decision. The decision revolved around a 32-thousand acre parcel that is controlled by the U.S. Forest Service. Glenwood Springs–Voters ...
    • NEWS, OCTOBER 12TH ASPEN, Colo. (AP) – The Aspen City Council has voted to ban plastic bags from its two grocery stores and place a 20-cent fee on paper bags. Basalt has already approved a fee of 20 cents on plastic and paper bags, and Carbondale has been moving toward a ban on plastic bags. The Boulder City Council is considering a ...
    • NEWS, OCTOBER 11TH Glenwood Springs–Police chiefs in Carbondale, Glenwood Springs and Basalt publicly responded for the first time to defend the school resource officer program in the Roaring Fork Re-1 School District. The S-R-O program has been criticized by local immigrant rights groups for working with federal authorities. Aspen–Officials in Aspen are asking the state water court ...
    • NEWS, OCTOBER 10TH GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) – State statistics show Colorado paid nearly $60 million to departing workers for unused leave and sick time over the past three years and could owe $367 million more to current employees. The figures were reported by the State Controller's Office. Republican state Rep. Laura Bradford of Collbran says her own research found that a single ...
    • NEWS, OCTOBER 7TH Glenwood Springs–Sales tax revenue in Glenwood Springs continues to improve but ever so slowly. In preparation for the 2012 budget, city officials are bracing for additional budget cutbacks. Glenwood Springs–The Glenwood Springs city council voted 3 to 2 to not render an opinion on the Roaring Fork Re-1 School District mill levy override ballot ...
    • NEWS, OCTOBER 6TH GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) – Mesa County health officials are reporting Colorado's first confirmed case of influenza of the season. The county health department said today that a lab test confirmed the illness in a Mesa County resident. Health officials say the resident had traveled out of state during the likely time of exposure. State health officials confirm it is ...
    • NEWS, OCTOBER 5TH Aspen–The city of Aspen is appealing a Colorado Supreme Court ruling that says ballot secrecy is not protected under the state constitution. The ruling came in the case of former Aspen Mayoral candidate Marilyn Marks who asked to see how council members voted to replace outgoing councilman Dwayne Romero in May of 2009. ...

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