From the KMTS News Room:

    • FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (02/14/2011) Snowmass–A Snowmass ski patroller suffered head and spinal injuries after reportedly crashing into a tree yesterday. The patroller, who’s name has not been released was flown to a Denver hospital in critical condition. Basalt–Five people were injured in a head-on collision Saturday night on Highway 82. A 13 year old boy suffered the worst injuries in the ...
    • FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (02/11/2011) Rifle–Garfield County’s economy is showing signs of steady growth in oil and gas, real estate, banking and small business. A number of local leaders expressed a sense of optimism during yesterday’s annual State of the Community luncheon put on by the Rifle Area Chamber of Commerce. Aspen–A Carbondale man suffered severe injuries earlier this week ...
    • FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (02/10/2011) Glenwood Springs–The Glenwood Springs 20-year comprehensive plan is nearly complete. The planning and zoning commission pored over the document yesterday that addressess several issues like growth, housing, tourism and transportation. Denver–A lawsuit challenging the state’s oil and gas regulations was dropped by the Colorado Oil and Gas Association. Officials ...
    • FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (02/09/2011) Several Accidents triggered by slick roads and poor visibility from dense fog closed eastbound I-70 at mile marker 105 this morning. Glenwood Springs–An angry Silt Mesa resident may sue over recent findings from the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission that drilling is not contaminating her water well. Beth Strudley disputes ...
    • FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (02/08/2011) Glenwood Springs–A semi-tractor trailer crashed last night near the Shoshone Power plant and closed both directions of I-70 for over six hours. The driver suffered minor injuries and was cited for driving too fast for the conditions. Glenwood Springs–Energy company, Antero Resources agreed to remove 10 acre well spacing from it’s future drilling plans in western Garfield County. ...
    • FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (02/04/2011) Glenwood Springs—The Glenwood Springs Chamber Resort Association is going to have some competition next year. Last night, the Glenwood Springs City Council voted unanimously to put the 2012 tourism marketing contract up for bid. The council decided to follow the direction of the newly-formed tourism board. Glenwood Springs—Western Slope Congressman Scott Tipton ...
    • FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (02/03/2011) The Glenwood Springs, Burning Mountain and Rifle fire departments could one day consolidate services in the valley. The Glenwood Springs City Council will talk about taking part in a feasibility study during tonight’s meeting. Tourism promotion and the community garden are also on the agenda. The ...
    • FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (01/28/2011) IT’S STILL IN THE EARLY PLANNING STAGES, BUT TOWN OFFICIALS IN SILT ARE MOVING FORWARD WITH PLANS TO ONE DAY BUILD A NEW RETAIL CENTER THAT WILL INCLUDE A GROCERY STORE. NATURAL GAS DRILLING MAY ONE DAY TAKE PLACE AT COAL RIDGE HIGH SCHOOL. ANTERO RESOURCES HAS COME TO A LEASE AGREEMENT ...
    • FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (01/27/2011) BOB YOUNG, BIZ HALL OF FAME ALPINE BANK FOUNDER BOB YOUNG WILL BE INDUCTED TONIGHT INTO THE COLORADO BUSINESS HALL OF FAME. YOUNG OPENED THE FIRST ALPINE BANK IN CARBONDALE IN 1973 AND SINCE THEN, AT LEAST DOZEN MORE BRANCHES SPROUTED UP ACROSS THE WESTERN SLOPE. YOUNG SAYS HIS BUSINESS PHILOSOPHY IS CENTERED ...
    • FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (01/25/2011) O and G Meeting Postponed A hearing with state officials on oil and gas drilling disputes between Antero Resources and concerned citizens has been postponed from February 22nd to April 4th. The Garfield County Board of Commissioners unanimously agreed to the extension during a special meeting Monday. Free Breakfasts No more free breakfasts fro needy kids in Colorado…state lawmakers are ...

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