NEWS CARBONDALE POT SHOP ROBBERY
CARBONDALE. (AP) — Police arrested four young men accused of robbing a Carbondale marijuana shop as employees unlocked the door.The men were arrested after a manhunt by Carbondale police, Garfield County sheriff’s deputies and officers from the Glenwood Springs Police Department.Police say two of the men went inside Sweet Leaf Pioneer ...
Here are the latest scores from today’s sports events:
NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE
NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION
NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE
TOP-25 COLLEGE BASKETBALL
Final( 4) Iowa St.84Buffalo63
Final( 7) Oklahoma78( 9) Villanova55
NEWS RAFTA BUS CRASH TRIAL BEGINS IN PITKIN COUNTY
Aspen—It’s been over two years since passengers on a RAFTA bus were injured in a crash involving a tractor-trailer on Highway 82. Today marks their first day in court to find out who was at fault in the October 26th, 2013 rollover accident near Catherine Store. According to ...
NEWS CONTROVERSY, SPECULATION, ACCUSATIONS OVER GLENWOOD MGR JOB
Glenwood Springs—Today is Jeff Hecksel’s last day as the City Manager of Glenwood Springs, a position he has held for 11 years. Former Garfield County Manager and Attorney Drew Gorgey was hired as the interim City Manager with a 4 to 1 vote during the consent agenda last night. ...
NEWS WASHINGTON (AP) — The legal system may not resolve the question of whether the fatal shooting of three people at a Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic was an act of domestic terrorism. Robert Dear faces state charges of first-degree murder. But the federal criminal code has no specific charge for crimes considered domestic terrorism. That means ...
NEWS ASPEN MAYOR FLYING TO PARIS FOR CLIMATE SUMMIT
ASPEN (AP) — Aspen Mayor Steve Skadron is heading to Paris this week to take part in the global climate change conference, bringing with him the perspective of a town reliant on both snow and luxury. Skadron is flying to France tomorrow to spend six days at and ...
NEWS COLORADO SPRINGS PLANNED PARENTHOOD SHOOTER GOING TO COURT
Colorado Springs—The man accused in Friday’s bloody shooting rampage that left three people dead inside a Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood clinic will be formally advised of the charges against him today. 57 year old Robert Lewis Dear goes before a judge for the first time this afternoon. Investigators ...
NEWS THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY TRAVEL MAY BE CHALLENGING
DENVER (AP) — More snow is headed toward Colorado but the storm isn’t expected to hit in time to slow down most travelers on today.The storm is forecast to move into the mountains and the Front Rangel late this afternoon. The snow is expected to continue into Thanksgiving Day and ...
NEWS COSTCO CHICKEN SALAD,E-COLI LINK
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Chicken salad from Costco has been linked to at least one case of E. coli in Washington state. Colorado, Montana and Utah also have confirmed E. coli cases connected to Costco chicken salad. Officials are working to determine the source.
DENVER (AP) — Federal officials say no ...
NEWS GLENWOOD GARAGE FIRE
Glenwood Springs—The cause of last night’s garage fire in Glenwood Springs is being investigated. The fire was reported in the 600 block of 8th Street and quickly spread to a nearby home. According to information from the Glenwood Springs Fire Department, the first engine arrived on the scene in less than three ...
SPORTS, FEBRUARY 24TH HIGH SCHOOL PLAYOFF BASKETBALL
GIRLS 3A CONSOLATION ROUND
Hotchkiss-39 Coal Ridge-31
Roaring Fork-55 Aspen-44
BOYS CONSOLATION ROUND
Grand Valley-58 Gunnison-54 2ot
Palisade–This weekend at Palisade High School, the 3A District tournament continues. This afternoon, the action begins at 3 o’clock with the Olathe Lady Pirates taking on the Gunnison Cowgirls in a ...
SPORTS, FEBRUARY 23RD HIGH SCHOOL PLAYOFF BASKETBALL
Boys District 3A Quarterfinals
Coal Ridge beat Grand Valley 47-42. Rifle squeaked past Olathe 54-52. Roaring Fork defeated Hotchkiss 69-43 and Aspen got past Gunnison 60 to 56. In Friday’s semifinals, Roaring Fork will take on Rifle at 4:45, Aspen will play Coal Ridge at ...
Brady Quinn Apologizes to Tim Tebow DENVER (AP) – Brady Quinn is apologizing to Tim Tebow for unflattering comments Quinn made about the Denver Broncos’ starting quarterback in a GQ article.
The article on Tebowmania was written by Michael Silver and titled “The year of Magical Stinking: An Oral History of Tebow Time.”
In it, Quinn was quoted as saying, “We’ve had a ...
Avs Part of Three Team Hockey Deal TAMPA, Fla. (AP) – The Tampa Bay Lightning acquired a first-round pick in the 2012 draft and minor league defenseman Sebastien Piche in a three-team trade that also involved Colorado and Detroit.
Tampa Bay sent forward Steve Downie to the Avalanche for defenseman Kyle Quincey.
The Lightning then dealt Quincey to the Red Wings for a first-round ...
SPORTS, FEBRUARY 21ST HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL PLAYOFFS
Girls 3A District Play In Games
Aspen beat Basalt 47-29. Hotchkiss defeated Cedaredge 54-39. Tonight the at 6, the Rifle Lady Bears host Hotchkiss , Coal Ridge travels to Grand Valley, Aspen travels to Olathe and Roaring Fork welcomes Gunnison.
Boys 3A District Play In Games
Rifle clobbered Basalt 86-31 while ...
KMTS HOOPS: GS BOYS & GIRLS PLAY ON; RAMS UPSET LADY BEARS GLENWOOD SPRINGS(2/17/12) — After battling league-leading Eagle Valley through four quarters in one of their best efforts of the season before falling 59-52 last Friday, the Glenwood Springs senior boys gathered on the court of Chavez-Spencer Gymnasium to bid farewell to their high school basketball careers. Losing five of their last six games, ...
SPORTS, FEBRUARY 20TH GIRLS BASKETBALL: Class 4A State Tourney Pairings
The 48-team Class 4A state tournament bracket has been released by CHSAA. Top seeds as expected went to Air Academy, Pueblo South, Pueblo West and D\’Evelyn. Below is a look at the pairings which are listed in bracket order.
QUADRANT ONE (Tanya Haave Region)
#1 Air Academy ...
SPORTS, FEBRUARY 17TH DENVER (AP) – Chris Udofia scored 19 points and Justin Coughlin
14 to lead Denver to a 77-52 victory against Louisiana-Lafayette on
Chase Hallam added 13 points and Brett Olson 10 for the Pioneers
(19-8, 9-5 Sun Belt), who never trailed and moved into a tie with
Louisiana-Lafayette for second place in the league’s West Division.
Darshawn McClellan scored ...
SPORTS, FEBRUARY 16TH HIGH SCHOOL WRESTLING
Denver–A combined 21 wrestlers from Glenwood Springs, Rifle, Coal Ridge and Grand Valley High School are grappling for medals at the annual state tournament in Denver. The wrestlers will compete today, tomorrow and Saturday at the Pepsi Center.
HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL
Basalt–The Basalt Longhorns host the Aspen Skiers tonight at the Big House. ...
SPORTS, FEBRUARY 14TH HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL
Craig–The Glenwood Lady Demons can clinch the Western Slope crown tonight with a win over the Moffat County Lady Bulldogs. The game begins at 6 o’clock and can be heard live on KMTS and KMTS.com. The boy’s game will follow at 7:30.
Denver–The Denver Nuggets are back in action tonight ...