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      2015 ELECTION RESULTS Glenwood Springs—The so-called “off year” election turned out to be a big year for local educators.  The 122 million dollar bond issue for the Roaring Fork Re-1 School District won handily with 57 percent of the voters saying ‘yes’ to higher property taxes while 43 percent of the voters from Glenwood Springs to ...
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      GARCO PULLS PLANNED PARENTHOOD FUNDS Glenwood Springs—Planned Parenthood in Glenwood Springs won’t receive any funds from Garfield County next year. The Board of County Commissioners voted unanimously to deny the request from the Human Services Commission for 15-hundred dollars.  Commissioner Tom Jankovsky made the motion to cut funds saying he’s been getting several e-mails from the ...
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      FORT COLLINS (AP) — Authorities have charged a Fort Collins man with illegal possession of a high-capacity magazine, making use of a controversial law for the first time. Prosecutors filed the charge last week after threats were directed toward Fort Range Community College. Court records say he was arrested after a psychologist reported he was ...
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      CASTLE ROCK (AP) — A carjacker has been sentenced to 160 years in prison for leading police on a 75-mile chase Longmont last year and nearly killing a Colorado state trooper. A judge today sentenced Ryan Stone on 18 charges. The chase started when Stone stole an SUV with a 4-year-old boy inside before carjacking ...
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      ELECTION BALLOTS DENVER (AP) — Secretary of State Wayne Williams is recommending that voters who haven’t mailed in their ballots yet deliver them in person instead.Williams says that several county clerks have expressed concern that the U.S. Postal Service didn’t deliver their ballots in a timely manner. So he suggests voters either drop off their ...
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      BANK FUND SET UP FOR RINK FAMILY FOLLOWING DEADLY CRASH New Castle—A special fund has been established for the family of Lori Rink who was killed in Monday’s early-morning crash on I-70 near New Castle. She was 44 years old.  Meanwhile, the investigation continues into what triggered the three-car accident that closed the eastbound side of ...
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      NO BANKING FOR WEED MONEY DENVER (AP) — Colorado’s attempt to create a bank to service its marijuana industry has received a setback from the Federal Reserve. The guardian of the U.S. banking system said in a court filing that it doesn’t intend to accept a penny connected to the sale of pot because the ...
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      WESTBOUND I-70 OPEN IN GW CANYON Glenwood Springs—Motorists are happy today as westbound I-70 through Glenwood Canyon has reopened.  C-DOT closed the lanes in July for a massive maintenance project.  The eastbound side is still limited one lane until Friday. WEST SLOPE DRAWS LINE IN WATER BATTLE WITH FRONT RANGE Rifle—Close to 15-hundred western Colorado residents signed a ...
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      GLENWOOD SPRINGS 2016 BUDGET Glenwood Springs—Glenwood Springs’ 2016 budget will be a hot topic at tonight’s city council meeting. The bulk of the 72.1 million dollar budget is going toward transportation-related projects including the city’s contribution to the 110 million dollar Grand Avenue Bridge.  The police department and parks and recreation will also get a large ...
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      GARCO TO TEST NEW VOTING MACHINES Glenwood Springs—Garfield County is testing one of four new voting machines for this off-year election.  Seven other counties around the state are also putting the new technology to the test with the goal of choosing a new model for statewide use by next year.  The other counties are; Mesa, Adams, ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (11/19/2010)
      HIGH SCHOOL PLAYOFF FOOTBALL…. THE GLENWOOD DEMONS TAKE ON THE LEWIS PALMER RANGERS TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT 1 O’CLOCK IN COLORADO SPRINGS. THE WINNER MOVES ON TO THE FINAL FOUR. CATCH ALL THE ACTION LIVE ON KMTS AND KMTS.COM WITH PRE-GAME COVERAGE BEGINNING AT 12:30. ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (11/18/2010)
      VOLLEYBALL __________ LANDON GARVIK LED THE ROARING FORK RAMS TO A LEAGUE, DISTRICT AND REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP. NOW THE SENIOR ALL-STATE PLAYER WILL GET TO COMPETE THIS SUNDAY IN BROOMFIELD AT THE PRESTIGIOUS COLORODO COACHES OF GIRLS ALL-STATE VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT. HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL __________________________ THE GLENWOOD DEMONS BATTLE THE LEWIS-PALMER RANGERS THIS SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT 1 0’CLOCK IN COLORADO ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (11/17/2010)
      SOFTBALL ALL LEAGUE TEAM THE 3A WESTERN SLOPE ALL CONFERENCE SOFTBALL TEAM IS CHALK-FULL OF LOCAL PLAYERS. JAMIE MATHERLY FROM THE LEAGUE AND DISTRICT CHAMPION BASALT LADY LONGHORNS WAS NAMED THE PLAYER OF THE YEAR AND HER DAD, BRUCE, WAS NAMED THE COACH OF THE YEAR. ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (11/15/2011)
      HIGH SCHOOL PLAYOFF FOOTBALL…. THE GLENWOOD DEMONS TROUNCED ENGELWOOD SATURDAY 42 TO NOTHING TO ADVANCE TO THE ELITE 8. THE DEMONS TRAVEL TO COLORADO SPRINGS THIS SATURDAY AFTERNOON FOR A 1 O’CLOCK SHOWDOWN WITH THE LEWIS-PALMER RANGERS. THE OTHER LOCAL TEAM TO ADVANCE TO THE NEXT ROUND ...
    • KMTS FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS: Glenwood Romps Into 2nd Round, 42-0
      GLENWOOD SPRINGS (11/13/10) — Three 9-and-1 teams entered the 3A state football playoffs, and only one survived the first round. Capitalizing on two early turnovers and scoring on the first three possessions, the Glenwood Demons made sure they were not among the upset victims, sinking the Englewood Pirates, 42-0, Saturday at Stubler Memorial Field. Coach Rocky ...
    • Glenwood Makes Pirates Walk Plank in 3A Playoff Opener
      (Glenwood Springs) The Glenwood Demons dominated the Englewood Pirates Saturday afternoon in the 2010 3A opening round playoff game, 42 to nothing. The Demon’s used a stifling, opportunistic defense to bottle up the Pirates most dangerous weapon, senior running back Kevin Matthews. For the third year in a row, the Demons ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (11/12/2011)
      HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL ______________________________ THE ROARING FORK LADY RAMS ARE COMPETING THIS WEEKEND AT THE STATE 3A TOURNAMENT. THEY HAVE TWO MATCHES AT THE DENVER COLISEUM AGAINST EATON AND COLORADO SPRINGS CHRISTIAN. KMTS WILL PROVIDE UPDATES. HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL __________________________ IT’S PLAYOFF TIME……. THE GLENWOOD DEMONS HOST THE ENGLEWOOD PIRATES TOMORROW ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (11/10/2010)
      VOLLEYBALL ______________ THE ROARING FORK RAMS’ FIRST MATCH IN THE STATE 3-A TOURNAMENT AT THE DENVER COLISEUM WILL BE PLAYED AT 11 AM FRIDAY. THE RAMS PLAY EATON. FOOTBALL ___________ IF YOU CAN’T MAKE IT TO THE GLENWOOD DEMONS’ PLAYOFF GAME THIS SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT 1 AGAINST THE ENGLEWOOD PIRATES, YOU CAN WATCH IT LIVE ON LINE….BE HEARD TV.COM ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (11/08/2010)
      HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL __________________________ THE GLENWOOD DEMONS EARNED THE NUMBER TWO SEED IN THE STATE AND WILL HOST THE ENGLEWOOD PIRATES THIS SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT 1 0’CLOCK IN A FIRST ROUND PLAYOFF GAME. IN 2A FOOTBALL, THE COAL RIDGE TITANS ARE IN THE PLAYOFFS FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER. THEY’RE ...
    • KMTS Game of the Week: Glenwood Survives Bear Attack with Last-second Win
      GLENWOOD SPRINGS (11/5/10) — In the last second of the last league game for thirteen Glenwood senior football players, the Demons trailed Rifle by five points. As the clock turned to zero, Luke Jacob faked right, went left, and “The hole opened up for me,” he said afterwards. The Glenwood quarterback ...