• FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (01/21/2011) THE HIGHWAY 82 CORRIDOR OPTIMIZATION PLAN WAS ENDORSED BY THE GLENWOOD SPRINGS CITY COUNCIL LAST NIGHT. THE PLAN, WHICH FEATURES 10 ALTERNATIVES, WILL BE SENT ON TO THE STATE TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION. ASPEN/PITKIN COUNTY AIRPORT DIRECTOR JIM ELWOOD MAY BE HEADED TO THE GREAT NORTHWEST. ELWOOD IS ONE OF THREE FINALISTS FOR ...
  • FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (01/19/2011) H1N1 INFLUENZA CLAIMED THE LIFE OF 17 YEAR OLD RIFLE HIGH SCHOOL JUNIOR AUSTIN BOOTH MONDAY. THE HEALTHY STUDENT-ATHLETE WAS FLOWN TO SAINT MARY'S HOSPITAL LAST WEEK WITH SEVERE FLU SYMPTOMS. MONDAY AFTERNOON, WHEN WORD SPREAD THAT BOOTH HAD DIED, COUNSELORS WERE MADE AVAILABLE AT RIFLE ...
  • FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (01/18/2011) SOLAR PANELS STOLEN KEEP AN EYE ON YOUR SOLAR PANELS. THIEVES APPARENTLY ARE GOING AFTER THEM AGAIN. THE GARFIELD COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE REPORTS SEVERAL SOLAR PANELS WERE STOLEN FROM CARBONDALE A FEW DAYS AGO. THE CASE IS UNDER INVESTIGATION. LAST SUMMER AND FALL, THOUSANDS OF ...
  • FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (01/17/2011) AUTHORITIES SAY WILLITS HOME FIRE WAS ARSON THEIR SUSPICIONS WERE ACCURATE. SOMEONE DELIBERATELY SET FIRE TO A HOME IN THE WILLITS SUBDIVISION LAST WEDNESDAY. AUTHORITIES WITH THE BASALT POLICE DEPARTMENT, THE FIRE DEPARTMENT, THE EAGLE COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE AND THE COLORADO BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION DETERMINED THAT A HYDROCARBON METER VERIFIED THAT AN ...
  • FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (01/14/2011) REEVES BROWN/DOLA/HICKENLOOPER LET'S ALL WORK TOGETHER. LET'S ALL GET ALONG AND PLAY NICE….REEVES BROWN HAS HEARD IT ALL BEFORE FROM PAST GOVERNORS. THE FORMER CLUB 20 PRESIDENT WAS CHOSEN BY JOHN HICKENLOOPER TO HEAD UP DOLA, THE DEPARTMENT OF LOCAL AFFAIRS. BROWN ...
  • FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (01/13/2011) DENVER (AP) – Gov. John Hickenlooper says he'll offer core principles but no major new programs in his first State of the State speech today. The Democrat say his first address to lawmakers will focus on jobs and the economy, with an emphasis on streamlining programs the state already has in place. ...
  • Salazar Appointed Agriculture Secretary Gov.-elect also appoints Directors of Public Health and Natural Resources
  • FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (01/12/2011) HWY 82 FATAL AN EL JEBEL MAN WAS KILLED INSTANTLY IN A HIGH-SPEED HEAD-ON COLLISION YESTERDAY AFTERNOON ON HIGHWAY 82. ACCORDING TO REPORTS FROM THE COLORADO STATE PATROL, 21 YEAR OLD JOSE NACHADO ANDRADE WAS HEADING UP VALLEY INTO ASPEN WHEN HIS CAR SWERVED INTO THE ONCOMING LANES AND SLAMMED INTO A STATION WAGON. THE WOMAN ...
  • FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (01/11/2011) ANTERO AGREEMENT / NEGOTIATIONS GARFIELD COUNTY COMMISSIONERS TOOK THEIR SHOW ON THE ROAD YESTERDAY. THE BOARD HELD IT'S WEEKLY MEETING IN BATTLEMENT MESA, A COMMUNITY THAT'S BEEN IN THE NEWS FOR THE LAST YEAR AND A HALF AS RESIDENTS HAVE BEEN BATTLING THE OIL AND GAS DRILLING PLANS OF ANTERO RESOURCES. ...
  • FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (01/10/2011) COLORADO LAWMAKERS AT THE STATE AND FEDERAL LEVELS ARE EXPRESSING GRIEF, SHOCK AND SYMPATHY FOR THE VICTIMS IN YESTERDAY'S SHOOTINGS IN TUSCON, ARIZONA. ARIZONA CONGRESSWOMAN GABRIELLE GIFFORDS WAS SHOT IN THE HEAD AND IS IN INTENSIVE CARE. A COLORADO SPRINGS WOMAN WAS ONE OF THE SIX PEOPLE THAT DIED. RESCUERS ARE SEARCHING THE ...