From the KMTS NewsroomFrom the KMTS Sports Desk
    • Issues and Answers ForumIssues and Answers Forum
      Listen to speakers for and against Ballot Measure 2C, as well as candidates running for Garfield County Commissioner, House District 57, Senate District 8, Garfield County Treasurer, and Garfield County Clerk and Recorder. The 2022 Issues and Answers Forum is presented by the Glenwood Springs Chamber, Glenwood Springs Post Independent, and KMTS. Audio and video recordings can ...
    • Police Look for Driver That Left Scene of Accident
      Police in Glenwood Springs are looking for a hit and run suspect. According to police reports a 50-year-old Glenwood Springs man was riding a bicycle when he was hit near 20th Street and Grand Avenue just before 10:00 Sunday night. The man was taken to Valley View Hospital with serious injuries. He was reportedly breathing ...
    • Flash Flooding on Highway 133 – Road Closed North of RedstoneFlash Flooding on Highway 133 - Road Closed North of Redstone
      Final update: All lanes of traffic reopened on Highway 133 around 11:00 Saturday night. UPDATE (10:00 PM): Alternating traffic at Mile 57 on highway 133. UPDATE (9:30 PM): Highway 133 remains closed about 5 miles north of Redstone (Mile Post 57) due to the earlier mudslide. There is no estimate on when the road will reopen. At 5:00 ...
    • C-DOT Says, “Look Twice” for MotorcyclesC-DOT Says, "Look Twice" for Motorcycles
      Each summer, as the number of motorcyclists on the road increases, so does the number of motorcycle deaths in accidents where, in many cases, drivers of larger vehicles simply didn’t see them. In an effort to help reduce the number of motorcycle accidents in the state, officials with the Colorado Department of Transportation have launched a ...
    • I-70 Through Glenwood Canyon Is OpenI-70 Through Glenwood Canyon Is Open
      Crews have re-opened I-70 through Glenwood Canyon in both directions. The flash flood watch is still in place and the National Weather service can upgrade that to a Warning at any time. Please drive carefully.
    • Fire In Glenwood Canyon, South of I-70 & The Colorado RiverFire In Glenwood Canyon, South of I-70 & The Colorado River
      Update:  As of 4:45PM, According to the Glenwood Springs Fire department the Wildfire in Glenwood Canyon is contained and crews are in “mop-up” mode.  Crews were able to keep the fire at a 1/4 of an acre. Thank you to all that responded including, Union Pacific Railroad, Upper Colorado River Interagency Fire Management, Garfield County Sheriff’s ...
    • Castle Creek Road Closed Due to Wildfire
      Update: Castle Creek Road reopened to traffic at 6:00. Pitkin County Authorities have closed Castle Creek Road at Mile Marker 6 due to a wildfire. Officials haven’t provided any additional information about the fire itself.
    • Murder Suspect Arrested in Mesa CountyMurder Suspect Arrested in Mesa County
      Update:  At approximately 11:00AM this morning authorities with the Mesa County Sheriff’s Office arrested D’Antiago (“Dante”) Lazaro Dominguez-Lopez. The Garfield County Sheriff’s Office would like to thank the Rifle Police Department, the Mesa County Sheriff’s Office, the Garfield County all Hazards Response Team (AHRT) and Colorado River Fire Rescue for their efforts the night of the ...
    • Missing Juvenile from the Battlement Mesa AreaMissing Juvenile from the Battlement Mesa Area
        Trinity Trent, DOB: 3/21/2005 age 17 was last seen on April 18, 2022. Trinity is a seventeen-year-old student living in Battlement Mesa, Colorado. She is pictured above with a few of her friends. Trinity was last seen wearing basically the same outfit as shown in the picture. If you see her or know of her whereabouts please call ...
    • Glenwood Canyon Closed Due to Duck Pond Fire
      UPDATE (4/17 6:00PM) Areas evacuated are now under pre-evacuation notice. Residents and business owners may return. Proof of residency will be required though as those areas are still off-limits to members of the public. The fire burned 88 acres so far and is 60 percent contained. UPDATE (4/16 11:00PM) Some evacuations have been lifted. More information ...
    • Rockies Stumble after a Rare Road Win In Miami
      MIAMI (AP) – Starling Marte had four hits, including a homer and double, and the Miami Marlins beat the Colorado Rockies 11-4. Adam Duvall and Jazz Chisholm also went deep for the Marlins, who had 16 hits. Trevor Rogers allowed two runs and four hits in seven innings. Miami’s rookie left-hander struck out eight, walked ...
    • Avalanche Fall In the 2nd Round, Again
      LAS VEGAS (AP) – Alex Pietrangelo scored his first goal of the postseason to break a tie and the Vegas Golden Knights defeated the Colorado Avalanche 6-3 in Game 6 to advance to the Stanley Cup semifinals. Nick Holden, William Karlsson, Keegan Kolesar, William Carrier, and Max Pacioretty also scored for Vegas, which won four ...
    • High School Baseball: Glenwood Tops Rifle
      HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL Glenwood Springs – 7  Rifle – 1   Even Heyl-W  7 innings, 10 Next Game: Double Header:  Glenwood hosts Eagle Valley on  Saturday, June 12th, at 10 am & 1 pm.
    • USA Overcomes an Early Mistake to Beat Mexico In Last Night’s CONCACAF Game
      DENVER (AP) – Christian Pulisic converted a penalty kick in the 114th minute, backup goalkeeper Ethan Horvath stopped Andrés Guardado’s penalty kick in the 124th minute and the United States overcame an early defensive blunder to beat Mexico 3-2 in a final of the first CONCACAF Nations League that turned on three video reviews. Gio ...
    • Rockies Avoid Sweep with the A’s on Their Way to a 6 Game Road Trip
      DENVER (AP) – Germán Márquez pitched six effective innings and a beleaguered Colorado bullpen led by Daniel Bard held on to help the Rockies avoid a three-game sweep with a 3-1 win over the AL West-leading Oakland Athletics. Márquez saw the leadoff hitter reach in four of his frames. But he limited the damage to ...
    • The Nuggets Start Playoff Series with The Suns Tonight
      PHOENIX (AP) – The NBA playoffs are just a few weeks old but excuse the Phoenix Suns and Denver Nuggets for feeling like several months have passed in terms of drama. If the regular-season series between these two teams is indication, there’s more of it on the horizon. The No. 2 seed Suns and No. ...
    • The Golden Knights Tie Series with the Avalanche
      LAS VEGAS (AP) – Jonathan Marchessault had his fourth career hat trick to lead the Vegas Golden Knights to a 5-1 victory over the Colorado Avalanche to tie their second-round series at two games apiece. Max Pacioretty and Patrick Brown also scored for Vegas, while Marc-Andre Fleury made 17 saves for his 87th career playoff ...
    • High School Sports Scores & Schedule
      Baseball Scores & Upcoming Games: GLENWOOD – 4      SUMMIT – 3     WP–Evan Heyl, 11-K  4-BB 7-innings GLENWOOD – 10      SUMMIT – 8       WP–Jordan Meraz Rifle at Glenwood, Monday, June 7th   4 o’clock (Broadcast live on line KMTS.com and on the KMTS app) MOFFAT COUNTY – 16     ROARING FORK – 2 MOFFAT COUNTY ...
    • Local High School Football Players Earn Post Season Honors
      3A All Western Conference Team Back of the Year—Blake Nieslanik, Jr. Glenwood Springs Lineman of the Year—Teddy Huttenhower, Jr. Glenwood Springs Defensive Player of the Year—Josh Straw, Sr. Rifle Coach of the Year—-Pat Engle, Glenwood Springs   FIRST TEAM ALL CONFERENCE Rifle—Josh Straw, Embrey Marantino, Bryce Rowley, Kaden Wolf. Glenwood—Garrett Dollahan, Wheatley Nieslanik, Blake Nieslanik, Stephen Morris,  Ian Cecil-Hoerl, Teddy Huttenhower. Basalt—Rulbe Alvarado, Sam ...
    • Local High School Sports Scores
      Baseball Battle Mountain – 14        Glenwood Springs – 6   Game 1 Battle Mountain – 5          Glenwood Springs – 4   Game 2 Eagle Valley – 6                 Rifle – 5     Game 1 Rifle – 10                        ...