NEWS DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Economic Development Commission has approved millions of dollars in incentive programs, including $86 million to build four tourist attractions in northern Colorado. The four projects in northern Colorado include an indoor whitewater park, a horror film center, a lake resort and a water park-themed hotel. Denver got $121 million for ...
Holy Cross Energy Outage Affects Nearly 200 Consumers and KMTS Since approximately 7:30 this morning, Holy Cross Energy customers south of Interstate 70 in the Silt and Rifle area have been without power. The KMTS translator at 99.5 in the Rifle, Silt and New Castle areas is also off the air due to the power outage.
Crews are working to identify and correct the problem.
More information: https://ebill.holycross.com/oms/outageMap
NEWS Glenwood Springs—Garfield County officials say the need for a detox center is critical. Currently, local law enforcement officers have to send intoxicated individuals to neighboring communities with proper detox facilities. The biggest obstacle is funding. Silt Police Chief Levy Burris suggests a small sales tax to be earmarked for a detox center.
Glenwood Springs—Garfield county ...
NEWS GARCO, BLM NEEDING PUBLIC FEEDBACK ON POTENTIAL DRILLING PLANS
Glenwood Springs—Concerned citizens are encouraged to comment on a couple of oil and gas-related issues in Garfield County. Next Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, the Bureau of Land Management is hosting public meetings on a Draft Environmental Impact Statement analyzing 65 existing oil and gas leases in the ...
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 ...
SPORTS, FEBRUARY 8TH HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL
Rifle–Rifle and Coal Ridge split a pair of games last night at the Bear's Den. The Lady Bears defeated Coal Ridge 55-43 while the Titans held off Rifle in the boy's game, 64-52.
Glenwood Springs–Glenwood Springs High School senior student/athlete Holly Brown accepted an athletic scholarship to attend the University of Nebraska-Kearney in the ...
SPORTS, FEBRUARY 7TH HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL
Rifle–The Rifle Bears welcome the Coal Ridge Titans to the Bear's Den for two key league games tonight. The girl's game begins at 6 and the boy's tip off at 7:30. You can catch both games live on KMTS.
Denver–The Denver Nuggets lost to the Houston Rockets last ...
KMTS HOOPS: Glenwood Splits a Pair of Thrillers in Delta DELTA (2/4/12) — The Glenwood Lady Demons avenged an earlier loss at home, surviving a heated final quarter for a 56-48 win in Delta that knotted the teams on top of the 4A Western Slope League standings. Glenwood\'s boys, battling for their playoff lives, rallied from a 19-point 4th quarter deficit ...
SPORTS, FEBRUARY 3RD High School Basketball
Glenwood Springs–Tonight, the Glenwood Demons continue the second half of the league season as they welcome the Palisade Bulldogs to Chavez-Spencer Gymnasium. The Lady Demons tip off at 6 while the boys follow at 7:30. You can catch both games live on KMTS. Tomorrow, the ...
SPORTS, FEBRUARY 2ND High School Basketball
Glenwood Springs–The Glenwood Demons will be back in action tomorrow night in a critical league matchup with the Palisade Bulldogs at Chavez-Spencer Gymnasium. The Lady Demons tip off at 6 and the boys follow up at 7:30. Both games will be broadcast live on KMTS.
Los Angeles, CA–The Denver Nuggets ...
SPORTS, JANUARY 31ST High School Basketball
Carbondale–The Glenwood Demons boy's team takes to the hardwood tonight to battle the Roaring Fork Rams in a non-league game at 7 o'clock. You can catch all the action live on KMTS.
Aspen–The Aspen Skiers host the Coal Ridge Titans tonight. The girls tip off at 5:30 and the boys ...
SPORTS, JANUARY 30TH Aspen–Shaun White won his fifth straight gold medal at the Winter X Games with last night's crowd-pleasing performance in the snowboard superpipe at Buttermilk Mountain. After sealing the gold, White capped off the evening with a perfect score of 100 on his third and final run.
Denver–Former Denver Nuggets' great Chauncey Billups ...
SPORTS, JANUARY 27TH WINTER X GAMES
Aspen–Snowboarding Big Air, Superpipe and Slopestyle events highlight the competition today and tonight at the Winter X Games at Buttermilk.
HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL
In Parachute, the Grand Valley Cardinals host the Roaring Fork Rams tonight at 5:30 and 7. You can catch both games live on KMTS.
In other high school hoops, Aspen welcomes ...
SPORTS, JANUARY 26TH ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) – The Oakland Raiders are finalizing a deal
with Denver defensive coordinator Dennis Allen to make him their
new head coach. A person familiar with the process said Wednesday that the
contract is in the process of being completed. The person spoke on
condition of anonymity because the team is not publicly discussing
the search. Fox Sports ...
SPORTS, JANUARY 25TH High School Basketball
Palisade–The Aspen Skiers were swept by the Palisade Bulldogs last night on the road. The Lady Skiers lost 39 to 34 while the boys fell to Palisade 54 to 27. The loss didn't hurt Aspen since it was a non-league contest.
Basalt–The Coal Ridge Titans went into the Big House in Basalt ...