From the KMTS News Room:

    • Sports Girls Basketball     Basalt 45, Aspen 36     Glenwood Springs 73, Delta 55     Moffat 53, Grand Valley 41     Palisade 43, Eagle Valley 41   Girls Basketball     Basalt 45, Aspen 36     Glenwood Springs 73, Delta 55     Moffat 53, Grand Valley 41     Palisade 43, Eagle Valley 41   DENVER (AP) – The Colorado Avalanche will host their first NHL outdoor game ...
    • News CENTENNIAL (AP) – Attorneys in the Colorado theater shooting case say they are concerned about letting too many potential jurors go as jury selection enters its second week. Prosecutors have asked the judge not to reveal why he releases jurors, for fear of handing out a road map for others trying to avoid serving. DENVER (AP) ...
    • News CENTENNIAL (AP) – James Holmes sat quietly in the courtroom this morning as jury selection begins in his trial for the fatal shooting of 12 people in an Aurora movie theater. The jury pool now numbers 7,000 and will be winnowed down in the weeks ahead. The death penalty trial for Holmes could last until ...
    • News GREELEY (AP) – Colorado’s top oil and gas regulator says the state has about 2,000 active wells for every inspector and would need to add one inspector a year to keep up with recent trends. The Oil and Gas Conservation Commission Director says Colorado’s ratio of active wells to inspectors was in the middle of ...
    • News CRAIG (AP) – An agriculture-preservation group and a northwestern Colorado ranch have agreed on a conservation easement to preserve about 25 square miles of greater sage grouse habitat.The Colorado Cattlemen’s Agricultural Land Trust said Wednesday the owners of the Cross Mountain Ranch will be paid $5.6 million in exchange for keeping the land permanently free ...
    • Glenwood Springs Girl Scout goes to camp for first time because of new scholarship Mary Jo Jacobs, M.D. Memorial Girl Scout Adventure Fund honors legacy of beloved local doctor Girl Scout Lanie Allred, of Glenwood Springs, can’t wait for summer! She’s going on an epic quest, where she will have adventures and make memories that will last a lifetime. As the first recipient of the Mary Jo Jacobs, M.D. Memorial Girl Scout Adventure Fund, Lanie will attend “Epic Quest,” which is one of the ...
    • News ASPEN (AP) – Special events are causing big headaches for several Colorado communities, prompting calls for limits on foot races, cycling races, ski competitions and other events that officials say are taking a toll on resources and local residents. Officials in Pitkin County are considering new requirements for permits to ensure compliance on noise limits ...
    • Colorado State Patrol Rolls Out New Recruitment Campaign The Colorado State Patrol is proud to announce the release of a 15 second version of our I Am A Trooper video in Colorado movie theaters. This ad will run for one week, starting today and ending next Thursday. Viewers will see the 15 second video in 39 theaters across the state. The Colorado State Patrol ...
    • News ASPEN- Two elk that fell through the ice of a pond near Aspen have been rescued but a third didn’t survive. A homeowner discovered the elk in the pond Monday morning. Firefighters worked with Colorado wildlife officers to cut a channel in the ice leading the shore and pull them out. Pitkin County Sheriff’s Office ...
    • News DENVER (AP) – Colorado’s top law enforcement official says manufacturing high-potency marijuana oil is not legal under the state’s first-in-the-nation recreational marijuana law. The state Attorney General wrote in a court brief that the law prohibits the dangerous production of hash oil. Some prosecutors have been charging individual hash-oil creators with felonies, while others have ...

    From the KMTS Sports Desk:

    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (03/28/2011) Track and Field ______________ The Glenwood Lady Demons won the team title over the weekend at the Mickey Dunn Invitational in Grand Junction. On the boy’s side, Glenwood and Rifle tied for fourth overall. Percussion _________ The Glenwood Springs High School Percussion ensemble took first in their division and fourth place overall in Longmont at the Rocky Mountain competition. ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (03/25/2011) High School Soccer The Glenwood Lady Demons dropped a 4 – 2 decision to Montrose last night at Stubler Memorial Field. The Rifle Lady Bears lost to Vail Mountian 6 to 2.
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (03/24/2011) High School Baseball The Glenwood Demons got past Coal Ridge yesterday 8 to 7. Roaring Fork mercy-ruled Basalt, 12-2. Soccer ______ Roaring Fork beat Basalt, 3 to 1. Tonight, the Glenwood Lady Demons welcome Montrose at 6:30. Roaring Fork travels to Vail Christian, Vail Mountain comes to Rifle, Coal Ridge heads north to Rangely and ...
    • KMTS Baseball: GLENWOOD OPENS SEASON WITH COMEBACK WIN WEST GLENWOOD SPRINGS (3/23/11) — A “vulture” in baseball lingo is a relief pitcher who loses a lead for another pitcher, only to pick up the win for himself. That may be too harsh a term for Kevin Flohr, who blew a save in relief of Luke Jacob, because if it werent for ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (03/23/2011) High School Baseball After a long, weather-delayed wait, the Glenwood Demons will finally play their first game of the 2011 season this afternoon against the Coal Ridge Titans at 4 O’clock. The game will be broadcast live on line at KMTS.com and rebroadcast tonight on KMTS-99.1. The Roaring Fork Rams and Basalt Longhorns will battle this afternoon ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (03/22/2011) FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK... (03/22/2011)
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (03/17/2011) Another local high school student/athlete will be competing at the collegiate level. Grand Valley Cardinal’s distance runner Brandi Krieg signed a letter of intent to compete for the University of Tulsa Hurricanes. She’ll be running for a state title this spring. The Glenwood Demons Track and Field team is putting on a spaghetti dinner ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (03/14/2011) Girl’s high school soccer _____________________ Glenwood blanked Coal Ridge over the weekend, 2 to nothing. Percussion ___________ The Glenwood Springs High School percussion ensemble took third place at last weekend’s 24-team competition at Mountain Range High School. Track and Field _____________ The Glenwood Demons track and field program is hosting a Dinner, silient auction and concert fundraiser this Thursday night at the high school at 6 O’clock. ...
    • KMTS State 3A basketball playoff results/schedule 3A BOYS BASKETBALL STATE TOURNAMENT RESULTS Great 8, Thursday: Jefferson Academy 48, Roaring Fork boys 44 Valley 56, Brush 45 Pagosa Springs 64, Machebeuf 57 Faith Christian 48, Kent Denver, 43 Final 4, Friday: Pagosa Springs (20-3) vs. Faith Christian (24-1), 4 p.m. Valley (21-4) vs. Jefferson Academy (18-7), 7 p.m. Consolation, Friday: Machebeuf (18-6) vs. Kent Denver (20-5), 8:45 a.m. Brush (17-8) vs. Roaring Fork ...
    • RAM, RIFLE OPPONENTS REACH 3A BASKETBALL FINALS FORT COLLINS — In a twist of irony that might, with time, be some consolation, the teams that put Rifle and Roaring Fork into that ill-named bracket, both reached Saturday’s 3A title games against three-time defending champs at CSU’s Moby Gym. Eaton, which defeated the Lady Bears 50-34 to reach the Final Four, edged ...