Author Archives: Gabe Chenoweth

About Gabe Chenoweth

General Manager, KMTS-FM

Battlement Mesa Prescribed Burn Scheduled for Tomorrow (May 21)

Parachute, CO – Pending favorable weather conditions, Upper Colorado River Interagency Fire and Fuels Management crews and partners will conduct a prescribed burn this spring on the north aspect of Battlement Mesa, roughly seven miles from Parachute, on National Forest … Continue reading

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Equine Herpes Virus Discovered in Colorado

DENVER (AP) – A horse that competed in the Colorado rodeo and barrel racing circuit has tested positive for a virus that can cause breathing problems and nervous system disorders for the animals. The state agriculture department said Friday that … Continue reading

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I-70 Closed Both Directions Until at Least Late Afternoon

Final Update: I-70 now open in both directions. UPDATE:  Eastbound I-70 is open from Glenwood Springs (mm 116) to Wolcott (mm 157) with a traffic escort in place. Periodic traffic stops may occur as well. Westbound I-70 remains closed from … Continue reading

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2014 Western Slope League 4A Boys Basketball District Playoff Bracket

Thursday, 2/20 Friday, 2/21 Saturday, 2/22 #1 Rifle (15-3) Won 42-36     CMU 7:30PM     #8 Cortez (6-13)  Rifle (16-3) Won 52-33     CMU 7:30PM   #4 Steamboat (15-5)  Palisade (13-8)   Palisade HS 4:30PM    Rifle … Continue reading

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2014 Western Slope League 4A Girls Basketball District Playoff Bracket

Thursday, 2/20 Friday, 2/21 Saturday, 2/22 #1 Glenwood (19-1) Won 74-43     CMU 6:00PM     #8 Durango (7-11)  Glenwood (20-1)  Won 43-29     CMU 6:00PM   #4 Eagle Valley (12-8)    Rifle (10-9)   Palisade HS 3:00PM   … Continue reading

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Snow Closures Today

The following schools are closed today: All RE-1 Schools Colorado Mountain College in Aspen, Carbondale, Glenwood, Spring Valley and Edwards (“Chat and Chew” Senior Luncheon at CMC Blake Center also cancelled) Ross Montessori School St. Stephen’s School and Preschool

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Northern Lights Might be Visible Tonight

DENVER (AP) – A strong solar flare is pushing a geomagnetic storm toward Earth that could bring shimmering lights to the northern skies of Colorado. Weather forecaster Joe Kunches says the aurora borealis is likely to be seen around midnight … Continue reading

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One Dead, Two Injured After Aspen Plane Crash

ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado sheriff’s office dispatcher confirms that one person died and two people were injured when a plane crashed at the Aspen airport. Thomas Wright, a dispatcher with the Pitkin County Sheriff’s Office, says three people … Continue reading

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Snow Day Closures

The following organizations have declared today a snow day: Aspen School District Blue Lake Preschool (Holiday Program also Canceled) CMC Aspen Campus CMC Edwards Campus (Closing at 3:00 PM) CMC Roaring Fork Campus (Glenwood, Spring Valley, Carbondale) CMC West Garfield … Continue reading

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Updated List of Front Range Road Closures

DENVER — Highway closures continue in areas of Denver, portions of northern Colorado and points west of the Front Range today due to flooding, and rock and mudslides. Due to the amount of saturation and possible unstable conditions of state highways, … Continue reading

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