• Missing 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • Hiking Safety Alert

    Pitkin County has issued an alert for the Smuggler Mountain area.

    Three moose have been spotted in the area of Smuggler Mountain near local hiking trails.

    Please be alert if you choose to hike in the area, and keep pets on leashes.

    Alternate hiking areas might be wiser choices until the moose move along.

    Trail closures might occur if ...

  • Glenwood Canyon Reopening Might be Weeks Away

    DENVER (AP) – Colorado Gov. Jared Polis says he’s planning to issue a state disaster declaration and it could be “a few days to a few weeks” before a canyon in the western part of the state can be reopened following massive mudslides that blocked Interstate 70. Polis said Monday that crews are working to ...

From the KMTS News Room:

  • Fire 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 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 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 ...
  • High School Basketball: Eagle Valley at Glenwood (Boys)
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  • McClure Pass Trail Meeting Scheduled
    CARBONDALE—The plans for a multi-use recreational trail from Redstone to McClure Pass are moving along. The White River National Forest released a draft environmental assessment that is now available for public review. The E-A examines the potential effects of Pitkin County’s plan to build and maintain a natural, non-motorized trail from Redstone to the summit ...
  • Double Homicide in West Glenwood Springs
    Thursday’s double homicide in West Glenwood Springs still has the community in shock. 37 year old Claudia Camacho Duenas is behind bars for allegedly stabbing and killing her 18 year old son and 11 year old daughter at the apartment complex accross from the middle school on Soccer Field Road. Police Chief Joe Deras says ...
  • BREAKING NEWS: Violent Assault In West Glenwood
    Update (9:00 PM): Glenwood Springs Police Chief Joe Deras issued an additional press release urging residents to use discretion when reading social media posts regarding today’s incident. “We caution consumers of social media reports who may accept erroneous information as fact. We are aware of various accounts circulating which are not accurate and may be ...
  • Snow Day For Roaring Fork and Aspen Schools
    A snow day has been declared by the Roaring Fork School District. All public schools from Glenwood to Basalt are closed today. The Aspen School District has also canceled classes. Two Rivers Community School and Ross Montessori have also canceled classes.

From the KMTS Sports Desk:

  • Baseball Games Delayed
    The 4A regional playoff games scheduled today at Cooper Memorial Field in Rifle have been canceled because the Front range teams could not arrive in time. The tournament has been rescheduled for Monday. Coal Ridge will play in a 3A regional tournament vs Kent Denver at Eaton tomorrow. A number of soccer games and events at the ...
  • Demaryius Thomas Found Dead
    ROSWELL, Ga. (AP) — Police in Roswell, Georgia, say former NFL wide receiver Demaryius Thomas has been found dead in his home at age 33.
  • Bridgewater “Questionable” Tonight
    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) – Denver Broncos quarterback Teddy Bridgewater has a new injury – to one of his thighs – in addition to the sore left foot that’s limited him at practice this week. The Broncos listed Bridgewater as questionable for their game Thursday night at Cleveland. The Browns announced Wednesday they were sitting their ...
  • Former Rifle Quarterback Will be New Football Coach
    Former Rifle High School quarterback, wrestling champion, and 2002 graduate Ryan Whittington will take the reins following the team’s state championship win under Todd Casebeer. The RE-2 district made the announcement on their website. After starting at quarterback for three years for the Bears, and winning the state wrestling championship his senior year, Whittington played ...
  • Broncos Wrap Up the First Mandatory Mini Camp with a “Field Trip” Day.
    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) – The Denver Broncos’ quarterback competition went on an early summer hiatus when coach Vic Fangio canceled the third day of mandatory minicamp for a field day instead. Teddy Bridgewater says he and Drew Lock will get together with some of the Broncos’ receivers in south Florida between now and the start ...
  • Rockies Find Success on the Road versus Brewers
    DENVER (AP) – Germán Márquez allowed one hit over six scoreless innings, C.J. Cron ignited a five-run first with a grand slam and the Colorado Rockies beat the Milwaukee Brewers 7-3 for their fourth consecutive victory. Garrett Hampson followed Cron’s slam with a homer, and Raimel Tapia extended his hitting streak to a career-best 14 ...
  • High School Girls Lacrosse Playoffs
    LAKEWOOD—The  Roaring Fork Rams’ bid for a state title came to an end with yesterday’s 15 to 8 loss to Rams of Green Mountain High School.  Meanwhile, the second seeded Aspen Lady Skiers had a first round bye in the 4A state tournament.  Tomorrow they will host number 10 Castle View on Saturday.
  • Aspen Skiers Advance in 3A Soccer Playoffs in Dominant Fashion
    MANITOU SPRINGS—The Aspen Skiers, seeded 15th in the 3A state tournament, defeated the number 2 team in the state, the Maintou Springs Mustangs, 5 to 1.  How shocking is this?  Manitou Springs had only surrendered ONE goal all season long. Jennifer Ellis and Zea Anderson scored first half goals to lead the Skiers’ attack and ...
  • Broncos Start The Off Season with a Full Backfield
    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) – Running back Melvin Gordon looks buffer and happier going into his second season in Denver. The former Chargers running back also has a new look as he cut his famous dreadlocks much to the chagrin of his father. Gordon says he dad warned him he would “lose the power of Flash” ...
  • Nikola Jokic Headlines a Surprising “All-NBA” Team
    (AP) – Denver’s Nikola Jokic was the runaway MVP this season, which made it a virtual certainty that he would also be an All-NBA first-team selection. Here’s the rarity: The MVP runner-up was not a first-team selection. Jokic headlined the All-NBA first team that was unveiled Tuesday night, but Philadelphia’s Joel Embiid – who was ...
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