KMTS Connections is a Public Affairs Program which airs most weekdays around 12:30 PM. KMTS Connections is provided free of charge to any government agency, non-profit organization or event between Aspen and Parachute.

  • KMTS Connections: Roaring Fork United
    Roaring Fork United hosts the Rocky Mountain Invitational Soccer Tournament this weekend. Club Administrator, Hailey Bird, tells us how Roaring Fork United came to be, and how anyone older than 13 can apply to be a referee.
  • KMTS Connections: Roaring Forks Corks and Kegs 2024
    Roaring Forks Corks and Kegs is an annual fundraising event that benefits the Glenwood Springs Education Fund. The event features food and drink samples from local restaurants, wineries, and breweries, as well as a silent auction. The event has grown in popularity over the years, with increasing attendance and donations. The funds raised go towards ...
  • KMTS Connections: Journey Home Animal Care Center Barks and Brews and Kitten Baby Shower
    Journey Home Animal Care Center is hosting a fundraising event with the Greater Rifle Improvement Team and Rifle Parks and Recreation called Barks and Brews at Deerfield Park in Rifle. The event will feature local breweries, barbecue vendors, and live music. Tickets are $25 for anyone 21 years old or older, and $10 for anyone ...
  • KMTS Connections: Smiling Goat Ranch Seen Through Horses Campaign and NASCAR Day Giveathon
    May is National Mental Health Awareness Month. Many, including veterans like local farrier Josh Aikens, have benefitted from Smiling Goat Ranch‘s free services. Josh describes his experience, after being discharged from the Marines and moving to the valley, when he discovered equine therapy. Josh also tells us how he became a farrier. Smiling Goat Ranch Executive ...
  • KMTS Connections: Kirstie Ennis Foundation / NASCAR Day Giveathon
    Kirstie Ennis Foundation Director Megan Salisbury and alumnus Kolene Barnes tell us about the organization’s programs and why it’s important to donate during the NASCAR Day Giveathon.
  • KMTS Connections: Wildfire
    In this conversation, Phil Nylund and John Markalounis discuss wildfire management and the benefits of prescribed burns. They explain the difference between prescribed burns and controlled burns, and how prescribed burns can benefit wildlife and habitat regeneration. They also describe the planning and collaboration involved in conducting prescribed burns, as well as their preparations for ...
  • KMTS Connections: Young Guns of Rifle Austin Booth Memorial Golf Tournament and Request for Volunteers
    Klayton Costanzo and Tyler Davis from the Young Guns of Rifle discuss the 15th annual Austin Booth Memorial Golf Tournament, the associated scholarship for Rifle High School students, and their next exciting fundraiser. (Listen for details .) If you’d like to sponsor any element of the golf tournament, or volunteer in July, contact the Young Guns ...
  • KMTS Connections: ENC Field Day
    Organizers of the annual Encourage, Nurture, Challenge Field Day are looking for donations to help make the event happen. Today, we spoke with Special Support Needs Teacher, Terri Arredondo, Paraprofessional Megan Bauer, and Speech Language Pathologist, Sharon Malfitano, along with students, Quentin, Gael, Indy, Lindsey, Isabella, and Dane. Nearly 200 students from five school districts will ...
  • KMTS Connections: Holy Cross Energy Roundup Foundation
    Claude Pupkin is a member of the Holy Cross Energy Roundup Foundation Board. Lindsey Williams works for Holy Cross and is the Holy Cross liason to the foundation. The Holy Cross Energy Roundup Foundation is a separate 501(C)(3) organization supported by Holy Cross Energy. Its mission is to make grants monthly to charitable organizations and individuals ...
  • KMTS Connections: Rifle Rendezvous, 4-H Shamrock Shindig and NASCAR Giveathon
    Rifle Rendezvous President Annie McGregor talks about the schedule of events at this year’s Rifle Rendezvous. and Taylor Ruckman from CSU Extension talks about Garfield County 4-H involvement with the NASCAR Day Giveathon and the Shamrock Shindig. More information can be found at these locations: NASCAR Day Giveathon Rifle Rendezvous Website Rifle Rendezvous Facebook Garfield County 4-H Facebook