From the KMTS News Room:

    • Rifle Centennial Park Concert Series Continues with San Diego’s Foxfield Four The Rifle Centennial Park Concert Series continues with San Diego’s Foxfield Four, Saturday, August 16 at 7pm at the Centennial Park Pavilion in Rifle. Led by the classically trained pianist, David James, Foxfield Four is a pop-rock, piano-driven spectacle in the tradition of Ben Folds and Jerry Lee Lewis, whose energy and prowess on stage reminds ...
    • Installation of New Overhead Signage in Glenwood Canyon To begin on Wednesday Night August 13, 2014 – Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 – Night Work Scheduled in an Effort to Minimize Delays. EAGLE/GARFIELD COUNTIES —New and improved overhead signs are scheduled to be installed in Glenwood Canyon this week.  The first sign will be hung over the Hanging Lake Tunnel portal and will be installed on Wednesday and Thursday, August 13-14. ...
    • USA Pro Tour Will Impact Airport Airport staff, Airlines, Hotels, RFTA, Working to Minimize Traveler Impact (Aspen, CO)When Stage 1 of the USA Pro Challenge begins in Aspen next week the resort’s major artery to the airport will be closed for four hours. Highway 82 from Aspen to the Airport will be closed on Monday, August 18th between 1 p.m. and 5:15 p.m. Brush and Owl Creek roads will also be ...
    • KMTS NEWS 8-12-14 GLENWOOD SPRINGS (AP) — An aide to Gov. John Hickenlooper says the governor doesn’t want western Colorado to lose future revenue because of a proposal to settle lawsuits over drilling on the Roan Plateau. Hickenlooper’s planning and budget director gave his assurances in a letter to Republican state Rep. Bob Rankin of Carbondale. ASPEN (AP) — ...
    • 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 ...

    From the KMTS Sports Desk:

    • SPORTS, JUNE 29TH Glenwood Springs–The annual Glenwood Springers Community Track Meet will be held tomorrow evening at Stubler Memorial Field. The meet is open to athletes of all ages to compete in a wide variety of events including hurdles, sprints and relay races. The meet gets underway at 5 pm. Denver–The Rockies beat the Chicago ...
    • SPORTS, JUNE 28TH Chicago–The Rockies stopped by Wrigley Field in Chicago to play a make up game with the Cubs. It didn’t turn out well as they fell to the Cubbies 7 to 3. Starting pitcher Jhoulys Chacin suffered the loss. The Rockies are home tonight to face the other Chicago team, ...
    • FRIDAY SPORTS, JUNE 24TH TORONTO (AP) – The Maple Leafs acquired defenseman John-Michael Liles from the Colorado Avalanche just hours before the start of the NHL draft. Toronto is sending a second-round pick in the 2012 draft to the Avalanche in the deal completed Friday. That selection had been acquired by the Maple Leafs in the trade that sent defenseman Tomas Kaberle ...
    • THURSDAY SPORTS, JUNE 23RD CLEVELAND (AP) – Josh Tomlin came through with another quality outing and designated hitter Travis Hafner hit a two-run homer in his last start for a while, leading Cleveland to a 4-3 win over the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday night before the Indians leave for three NL cities. Tomlin (9-4) allowed three runs and five hits in 6 1-3 innings. He ...
    • WEDNESDAY SPORTS, JUNE 22ND Cleveland, OH–The Rockies beat the Indians 4 to 3 last night in Cleveland to climb a game above .500 for the first time since May 24th. Seth Smith hit two home runs to lead the offensive attack. The Rockies will go for the three game sweep tonight before heading ...
    • TUESDAY SPORTS, JUNE 21ST Washington, D.C.–The Major League Soccer Champion Colorado Rapids were honored by President Obama today at the White House. The Rapids held a soccer clinic for the children of military families on the south lawn. Cleveland, OH–Cleveland rocks for the Colorado Rockies and 40 year old slugger Jason Giambi. The Rockies’ ...
    • MONDAY SPORTS, JUNE 20TH Denver–The Colorado Rockies lost to the Detroit Tigers Sunday at Coors Field 9 to 1. The Rockies won the series and are in the thick of the National League West race. Interleague play continues tonight as the Rockies head to Cleveland to take on the Indians. Elsewhere in sports… WIMBLEDON, England (AP) – ...
    • FRIDAY SPORTS, JUNE 17TH Carbondale–Some 300 cyclists are expected to descend upon the Roaring Fork Valley tomorrow for the 4th annual Rocky Mountain Omnium. The first stage of the race will be through the streets of downtown Carbondale Saturday and will wrap up with a road race along the Colorado River on Sunday beginning at Dotsero. Denver–The Rockies ...
    • THURSDAY SPORTS, JUNE 16TH Denver–The Rockies took out of three from the San Diego Padres with yesterday’s 6 to 2 series finale win at Coors Field. Jhoulys Chacin improved to 8 and 4 on the year with a solid, six inning, seven strikeout performance. The Rockies are off today and will host the Detroit Tigers ...
    • WEDNESDAY SPORTS, JUNE 15TH Aspen–The FBI has contacted Cache Cache restaurant in Aspen to review surveillance tapes of a conversation between former cycling teammates Lance Armstrong and Tyler Hamilton. The two reportedly had a heated discussion over Hamilton accusing the 7-time Tour de France winner of using steroids. Denver–The Rockies snapped a three-game losing streak with last night’s ...