From the KMTS News Room:

    • Redwine Claims Ignorance During Arrest Bodycam footage released by police in Bellingham, Washington shows Mark Redwine claiming to have no idea why authorities in Colorado would want to have him arrested as officers took him into custody last weekend for the murder of his 13-year-old son Dylan. The 55-year old Redwine had been a potential suspect in his son’s death since ...
    • Navajo Nation Eyes Colorado Land The Navajo Nation has created a committee to look into the purchase of ranchland in Colorado that’s home to two sacred mountains. Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye believes the purchase of prime land in Colorado would make the citizens of the Navajo Nation whole. Begaye said on Wednesday that the executive office committee found about 26 square ...
    • Swimmer Drowns An investigation is underway after a 40-year-old man drowned in a lake southwest of Grand Junction this past weekend. Deputy Henry Stoffel with the Mesa County Sheriff’s Office says the man was on a family outing and was swimming across Enoch Lake when he slipped below the surface Saturday. Stoffel says the lake in Glade Park is ...
    • Colorado Medicaid Change Colorado’s Medicaid program is rolling out a two-phase plan to lessen the number of opioid drugs in circulation. The program will be reducing the amount of opioid painkillers it allows recipients to receive starting in August. The second phase calls for reducing the total dosage of opioids that all patients can receive. Medicaid currently won’t pay for recipients ...
    • No Charges In Fire No criminal charges are expected to be filed against a mower operator who accidentally sparked a wildfire on the front rage this past weekend. The Loveland Fire Rescue Authority said Monday that the Spring Glade Fire west of Loveland was started after a tractor mower spindle struck a rock. Spokesman Scott Pringle says that parts heated by ...
    • Pipeline Replacement A natural gas company that owns a pipeline involved in the 2013 contamination of Parachute Creek is replacing the pipeline after the U.S. Department of Transportation decided it has regulatory authority over the line. The new natural gas liquids pipeline being constructed by Williams will be placed about 17 feet beneath the creek and will be ...
    • Mountain For Sale Colorado is of course known worldwide as the proud home of 53 beautiful mountain peaks over 14,000 feet. . .and for the right price, you can actually own a 14-er all your own. Culebra Peak, the highest peak in the Sangre de Christo range near the New Mexico border is officially on the market. The 14,053-foot ...
    • Eagle Bar Attack An Eagle man is looking at possibly spending the next half century behind bars for an attack on a local bartender early Monday morning. 34-year-old Pedro Gonzalez was arrested just hours after he allegedly attempted to kill the female bartender at the Brush Creek Saloon just after 1 o’clock yesterday morning. Investigators say that video from ...
    • Redwine Arrest Disturbing new details are coming to light in the case against Mark Redwine for the 2012 death of his 13-year-old son Dylan. Court documents connected to the contentious divorce and custody battle between Redwine and Dylan’s mother, Elaine Hall, describe “compromising” photos of Mark Redwine that were apparently discovered by his son. The photos reportely show ...
    • Front Range Bear Problems Black bears are on the move in cities and towns along Colorado’s Front Range and local activists say improperly stored household garbage contributes to the problem. Authorities have killed some three dozen bears causing problems in Colorado this year. Although no bears have been removed or killed in Boulder yet, there’s plenty of bear activity in ...

    From the KMTS Sports Desk:

    • Sports, September 20th HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS SCORE   SOCCER Glenwood was shutout by the Steamboat Springs Sailors 2 to nothing.  Rifle was blanked by Palisade 4-zip and Coal Ridge beat Basalt 1-nil. VOLLEYBALL Coal Ridge swept Aspen in 3 games.  Glenwood fell to Battle Mountain in Edwards in 3 games while Grand Valley needed 4 games to get past Basalt.   HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SCHEDULE The ...
    • Sports, September 19th LOCAL HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS ON TAP SOFTBALL Aspen plays at Grand Valley at 4:30 SOCCER Glenwood travels north to Steamboat Springs for a game with the Sailors at 6. At 4 o’clock, Rifle plays at Palisade and Coal Ridge welcomes Roaring Fork. VOLLEYBALL Three matches are scheduled for 6 o’clock tonight; Glenwood at Battle Mountain, Coal Ridge at Aspen and Grand ...
    • Sports, September 18th HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS SCORES   SOCCER Glenwood—-4  Palisade—–3 Roaring Fork—-4  Vail Mtn.—3  OT   SOFTBALL Delta—–3     Rifle—–2   VOLLEYBALL Glenwood—–3  Palisade—–1 Coal Ridge—-3  Rifle—–0 Roaring Fork—-3   Aspen—-0   BAD NEWS PEYTON MANNING’S BLINDSIDE PROTECTOR ENGLEWOOD (AP) – The Denver Broncos placed Ryan Clady on season-ending injured reserve after the Pro Bowl left tackle hurt his left foot last weekend.Clady will soon undergo surgery to fix his foot.   To fill Clady’s ...
    • Sports, September 17th LOCAL HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS SCHEDULE SOCCER 4pm—Coal Ridge at Delta,  Battle Mountain at Rifle,  Roaring Fork at Vail Mountain, Palisade at Glenwood Springs. 4:30—Basalt at Grand Valley VOLLEYBALL 6pm—Palisade at Glenwood Springs,  Rifle at Coal Ridge. 6:30—Aspen at Roaring Fork SOFTBALL 4pm—Rifle at Delta,  Grand Valley at Eagle Valley.   HELTON SAYS FAREWELL, LEAD ROCKIES TO WIN OVER CARDS Denver—(AP) Todd Helton started his final homestand ...
    • Sports, September 16th BRONCOS WIN BIG IN “MANNING BOWL 3” EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) – Peyton Manning again beat younger brother Eli, throwing two touchdown passes in leading the Denver Broncos past the New York Giants 41-23 on Sunday.   The older Manning is 3-0 in the NFL against his sibling, with the other two victories coming when Peyton was ...
    • Sports, September 16th WESTERN SLOPE HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SCORES Delta 34 @ Eagle Valley 14 Final Palisade 47 @ Montezuma Cortez 0 Final Rifle 13 @ Glenwood Springs 7 Final Western Slope Steamboat Springs 57 @ Moffat County 15 Final 2A SCORES   Aspen 21 @ Pagosa Springs 14 Final Basalt 6 @ Bayfield 8 Final Gunnison 31 ...
    • KMTS Football: RIFLE BARELY BEATS DEMONS, 13-7 GLENWOOD SPRINGS(9/13/13) — Evrett Marr pounded the turf in despair after dropping a fourth-down pass with under 15 seconds left, ending an heroic upset effort by his Glenwood Springs team on a Friday the 13th that saw the visiting Rifle Bears fortunate to escape with a 13-7 victory. Had Marr been able to hold onto ...
    • Sports, September 13th HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS SCORES SOCCER Battle Mountain—6     Glenwood Springs—0 Eagle Valley—–4        Rifle—-0 Vail Mountain—-6     Grand Valley—–2 Roaring Fork——1    Delta—–1 VOLLEYBALL Eagle Valley—3    Glenwood Springs—–0 Coal Ridge—–3     Moffat County—–0 FRIDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL Glenwood welcomes the Rifle Bears to Stubler Memorial Field tonight for a league matchup.  Kick off at 7 o’clock with pregame coverage beginning at 6:45 on KMTS. Olathe come to Parachute to take on Grand ...
    • Sports, September 12th HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS SCHEDULE VOLLEYBALL Three matches will be played tonight at 6 o’clock including Glenwood at Eagle Valley, Basalt at Rifle and Moffat County at Coal Ridge. SOCCER Delta plays at Roaring Fork at 4.  At 4:30, Grand Valley hosts Vail Mountain.  Glenwood and Battle Mountain square off at 6 in Edwards while at 7 the Rifle Bears ...
    • Sports, September 11th HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER SCORES Glenwood—4   Eagle Valley—-2 Rifle—-3   Moffat County—–1 Roaring Fork—-5    Aspen—–2 CRMS—-2   Basalt—–1 VOLLEYBALL Roaring Fork—3  Hotchkiss—–0 Grand Valley—-3   Rifle—-2 NFL / BRONCOS BAILEY AND WOODYARD DOUBTFUL FOR GIANTS GAME ENGLEWOOD (AP) – Cornerback Champ Bailey worked on a side field with strength and conditioning coach Luke Richesson during the Denver Broncos’ practice Wednesday, and middle linebacker Wesley Woodyard also was held out. ...