From the KMTS News Room:

    • Already Gone Takes the Stage for Music on the Mountain GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (Aug. 12, 2014) — Music on the Mountain, the mountain-top concert series at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park, continues on Sat., Aug. 16, with rock band Already Gone. Guests can ride the tram or bus free from the floor of the Roaring Fork Valley with the donation of a canned food item for ...
    • All Things Tomato Supports Literacy Outreach’s Learning English Through Cooking Classes Do you love tomatoes? Are you trying to figure out different ways to put up this wonderful fruit to enjoy during the winter.  Please come and join us in welcoming the CSU Master Food Safety Advisors as they teach us how to make and preserve homemade spaghetti sauce, tomato jelly, salsa.  We will learn 5 ...
    • Relay For Life of the Roaring Fork Valley Honors Cancer Survivors in Community With Two Events Glenwood Springs, CO (August 11, 2014) – On Friday, August 15th at 6pm, the Relay For Life of the Roaring Fork Valley will host a celebration dinner for local cancer survivors and their caregivers. Sponsored by the Hotel Colorado, this event will be held at the historic landmark. Join us for a night of celebration, ...
    • Rifle’s Ute Theater Wins Governors Award For Downtown Excellence The restored Ute Theater in Rifle received a Governor’s Award for Downtown Excellence in the category of “Best Adaptive Reuse or Rehabilitation”. The theater, originally constructed in 1946,and served as the community’s movie theater for decades, was purchased by the city and renovated, with construction being completed in May 2014.    It now serves as a performance ...
    • Seana Lee and Jackson Horn Join Coldwell Banker Mason Morse ASPEN, Colo…Coldwell Banker Mason Morse is excited to announce Seana Lee as a broker associate with the Aspen office. Born in Australia and raised all over the world, Lee had the privilege of attended TASIS Switzerland before heading back to Australia for university. She made the move to Aspen in 1994, her husband’s home town, and ...
    • Parts of Downtown Aspen Without Power ASPEN, CO – 8/4//14 – At approximately 11:30 a.m. a main electric feeder line in Aspen was severed due to private excavation work on E. Hallam Street.  A significant portion of downtown Aspen lost power at that time.  Approximately two and a half hours later power was restored to sections of Aspen;  however, portions of ...
    • Garfield County Libraries Closed for Labor Day Monday, Sept 1 All six branches of the Garfield County Libraries will be closed Monday, Sept. 1 in observance of the Labor Day holiday. The libraries will resume normal hours Tuesday, Sept. 2 at 10 a.m. You can still browse and request books, movies, and more on our website, www.gcpld.org, during the closure. Thank you for your understanding ...
    • Glenwood Springs Police Department Seeks Assisstance in Finding Those Responsible for Recent Burglaries The Glenwood Springs Police Department has investigated a series of burglaries in the Glenwood Springs area over the last few weeks. They are asking you’re your assistance in finding or identifying the people or persons responsible for these crimes. Stay alert to your neighborhood and your own home and make sure you or someone you ...
    • Music on the Mountain at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park Resumes Aug. 9 with Fifty50 Glenwood Springs, Colo. (July 31, 2014) — Music on the Mountain, the mountain-top concert series at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park, resumes on Sat., Aug. 9, with classic rock band Fifty50. Guests can ride the tram or bus free from the floor of the Roaring Fork Valley with the donation of a canned food item for ...
    • South Glenwood Businesses Experiencing Break-ins Glenwood Springs Police are investigating several business break-ins that occurred in recent weeks.  One such break-in will cost a local business nearly $2,000 in lost merchandise and repairs to office equipment. Glenwood Springs Police Lieutenant Bill Kimminau says so far the burglars have focused on the south end of Glenwood, causing damage, but getting away with very little money. Kimminau recommends ...

    From the KMTS Sports Desk:

    • SPORTS, AUGUST 15TH Glenwood Springs–Practice begins today for fall sports including softball, volleyball, cross country, boy’s soccer, cheerleading and of course football. The first local football game of the season will be August 26th when Aspen hosts the Delta Panthers. College Football Boulder–New Colorado head coach Jon Embree says overall he’s pleased with the progress the team has ...
    • SPORTS, AUGUST 12TH ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) – Tim Tebow (TEE’-boh) showed off his fancy moves on a wild play that didn’t even count. Tebow’s failed scramble just before halftime stood as the play of the game, until Stephen McGee – another option quarterback in college – ran around to throw a 13-yard touchdown pass and a two-point conversion with 15 seconds left, giving ...
    • SPORTS, AUGUST 10TH Glenwood Springs–The summer is coming to an end for fall student/athletes. Camps begin next Monday for football, volleyball, softball, girls and boys cross country and boys soccer. Glenwood Springs–The Glenwood Demons football coaching staff and varsity players will conduct a youth football camp next Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 5 to 6:30 pm. The ...
    • SPORTS, AUGUST 9TH Cincinnati, OH–The Colorado Rockies matched a season high with four home runs last night in Cincinnati in a 10-7 win over the Reds. Seth Smith had two of the four round-trippers on the night. Todd Helton smacked a home run while Carlos Gonzalez’ two-run shot broke an eighth inning ...
    • SPORTS, AUGUST 8TH BOSTON (AP) – The Red Sox are back in first place in the American League East. Playing in front of their fans in Fenway Park, the Sox beat the Yankees last night 3-2 in 10 innings. The Yankees blew the lead in the bottom of the ninth when Mariano Rivera gave way on a 2-1 lead. New York now ...
    • SPORTS, AUGUST 5TH Glenwood Springs–Once again, there’s a statewide shortage of men and women willing to wear the pinstripes. If you’d like to referee football games this fall on the Western Slope, the Three Rivers High School Football Association will train you. Call Dan Chicoine a call at 948-3258 for ...
    • SPORTS, AUGUST 3RD DENVER (AP) – Kyle Kendrick tossed eight sparkling innings, Ryan Howard homered twice and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Colorado Rockies 5-0 on Tuesday night. Hunter Pence doubled twice and Shane Victorino and Raul Ibanez each singled and scored a run for the Phillies, who have won five straight. Kendrick (6-5) yielded four hits, struck out a career-high seven and walked two ...
    • SPORTS, AUGUST 2ND DENVER (AP) – Pinch-hitter John Mayberry Jr. hit a game-tying two-run homer in the ninth inning and Shane Victorino homered to lead off the 10th as the Philadelphia Phillies overtook the Colorado Rockies 4-3 on Monday night for their fourth win in a row. Down to their last out and trailing 3-1 in the ninth, the Phillies rallied against Rockies ...
    • Jimenez Trade Final CLEVELAND (AP) – Ubaldo Jimenez has passed his physical, completing a trade that sends him from the Colorado Rockies to the Cleveland Indians. The surprising Indians announced during Sunday’s game against Kansas City that the deal was done. They hope Jimenez will anchor their rotation as they try to overtake first-place Detroit in the American League ...
    • Broncos Welcome New Running Backs DENVER (AP) – Veteran running back Willis McGahee has signed with the Denver Broncos. The 29-year-old McGahee figures to complement incumbent starter Knowshon Moreno with his powerful style. New coach John Fox wants to lean heavily on the running game after the Broncos were pass-heavy in 2010 under Josh McDaniels. The 6-foot, 235-pound McGahee spent four seasons ...