From the KMTS News Room:

    • Chris Christie in Aspen Tonight DENVER (AP) – New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is visiting political battleground Colorado for a fundraiser with the state’s GOP gubernatorial candidate, Bob Beauprez, before heading to Aspen for events with other party leaders. Christie will be at a noon fundraiser in Denver on Wednesday for the Republican Governor’s Association (RGA), which Christie chairs. Afterward, he’ll ...
    • Centennial Park Concert Series Continues With Caleb Dean Band Friday Night Friday, July 25th, Rifle’s Centennial Park Concert Series continues with the Country Western melodies of the Caleb Dean Band.  The free show starts at 7:00pm at the park’s pavilion, with food available for purchase and free mini golf for the kids. Caleb Dean is  a singer/songwriter, born in the heartland state of Indiana and raised in ...
    • Smoke Still in the air and Still no Local Fires Once again today, western Colorado residents can see and smell smoke in the air. Fortunately, that smoke is coming from neighboring states and big fires burning in the Pacific Northwest and Canada. Not only do federal fire managers say there are no fires burning locally, currently there are no active wildfires anywhere in Colorado. Temperatures are ...
    • NEWS, JULY 18TH Glenwood Springs—Two dogs were attacked by a mountain lion Thursday morning at a home along Four Mile Road.  The dogs were treated by a local veterinarian and are expected survive.  Officials with Colorado Parks and Wildlife say the predatory cats are unpredictable however attacks are very rare.  They say there is no need for alarm ...
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    • Smoke in the Air is from Pacific Northwest Fires GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. — Numerous wildfires in Utah and the Pacific Northwest have produced significant smoke that has drifted into western Colorado. There are no large wildfires in western Colorado at this time. While some agricultural burns are occurring in the region, none are large enough to ...
    • Robert Woods named 2014 River Conservator Roaring Fork Conservancy honors Robert Woods as the 2014 Robert Billingsley River Conservator at the 15th Annual River Rendezvous July 15, 2014 (Basalt, CO)— Roaring Fork Conservancy was honored to name Robert Woods as the 2014 Robert Billingsley River Conservator during the 15th Annual River Rendezvous which took place on July 9, 2014. “It was a ...
    • NEWS, JULY 15TH GRAND JUNCTION (AP) – The BLM will not be gathering wild horses in Colorado this summer. Colorado is close to its targeted population on public lands. Colorado has about 780 wild horses in four Western Slope management areas. All are within the limits set for a sustainable herd size. ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK (AP) – ...
    • Volunteers Needed to Pick up Litter Volunteers are needed to pick up litter along public riverbanks in Glenwood Springs and Glenwood Canyon Saturday, July 19. Boaters especially wanted. Pre-register at the City of Glenwood Springs Website, www.cogs.us. Sign in at Two Rivers Park at 9 a.m. Saturday, July 19. A free barbecue for volunteers begins at around noon, with burgers and brats (say “brahts”) cooked ...
    • NEWS, JULY 14TH GLENWOOD SPRINGS (AP) – An El Jebel man suspected of shooting two people to death has been arrested. 33 year old William Anderson Amaya was arrested at his workplace early Sunday morning, Colorado Pool and Spa Scapes. Eagle County sheriff’s deputies called to a home in the El Jebel area late Saturday night found a ...

    From the KMTS Sports Desk:

    • 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 ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (11/05/2010) STATE 3A SOCCER __________________ THE COAL RIDGE TITANS LOST TO THE CLASSICAL ACADEMY LAST NIGHT IN COLORADO SPRINGS 4 TO NOTHING. THE TITANS FINISHED THEIR BEST YEAR EVER AT 16 AND 2. VOLLEYBALL _____________ THE STATE’S THIRD SEEDED ROARING FORK RAMS HOST THE REGION C TOURNAMENT TOMORROW MORNING IN CARBONDALE. THE RAMS WELCOME SAINT MARY’S, JEFFERSON ACADEMY AND ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (11/01/2010) SOCCER ________ THE COAL RIDGE TITANS BEAT WELD CENTRAL 2 TO NOTHING TO ADVANCE TO THE QUARTERFINALS. THEY’LL TAKE ON THE CLASSICAL ACADEMY THIS THURSDAY. VOLLEYBALL _____________ THE DISTRICT CHAMPION ROARING FORK LADY RAMS WILL HOST THE REGIONALS THIS WEEKEND. FOOTBALL __________ THE GLENWOOD DEMONS DEFEATED DELTA 24 TO 7 AND CLAIMED THE WESTERN SLOPE CROWN THANKS TO PALISADE’S ...
    • KMTS Game of the Week: GLENWOOD WRAPS UP LEAGUE TITLE AT DELTA, 24-7 DELTA (10/29/10) — The Rifle-Glenwood rivalry doesn’t mean what it once did — not due to the Bears moving down to class 3A with Coal Ridge High School in most sports, but because next week’s anticipated showdown will no longer determine this season’s Western Slope League championship. The Demons (8-1, 6-0) clinched ...